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About WatSPEED


Professional and executive education at the University of Waterloo


In a complex and rapidly evolving world, WatSPEED at the University of Waterloo is professional education that’s designed to be different.

Positioned at the intersection of technology and business and rooted in experiential education, we support the workforce of the future in continuously evolving to outpace major technological, societal, environmental, and economic disruption.

WatSPEED delivers education that will help you rapidly adapt, compete, and thrive through change.  If you are interested in learning more, please email us at



Mission statement

Building on Waterloo strengths, we empower professionals and executives with the lifelong learning required to thrive in a complex and evolving world amidst rapid technological, environmental, economic and social disruption, thereby future-proofing careers and creating sustainable, prosperous communities for Canadians and the world.