Siemens EDA gift will expand USask electrical and computing engineering

SASKATOON – Through a significant contribution to the Be What the World Needs Campaign, Siemens EDA—electronic design automation—will advance research and expand learning opportunities in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Saskatchewan (USask) College of Engineering.

Members of the media are invited to attend the announcement of a new initiative for educating and training electrical and computer engineers that will have a major impact on Saskatchewan’s technology sector.

Event details: 
Date: Thursday, June 27, 2024 
Time: 2:30 pm 
Location: Engineering Library Learning Commons (#1B08), College of Engineering, 57 Campus Dr, Saskatoon, SK

Available interviewees:

  • Carey Simonson, Dean, USask College of Engineering
  • Amit Gupta, Vice President and General Manager, Custom IC Verification Division, Siemens EDA

Individual media interview opportunities will be available following the event. 



For media inquiries, please contact:  
Daniel Hallen  
USask Media Relations