L.W. Shemilt Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award

Established in 2006 to recognize the contributions of leading Faculty alumni.

  • Howard Shearer (B.Eng. '77, Electrical Engineering), Chief Executive, Hitachi Canada (2016)
  • Sean Donnelly (B.Eng., '81, Metallurgical Engineering), President & CEO, ArcelorMittal Dofasco (2015)
  • Terry Fallis (B.Eng. 1983, Mechanical Engineering), President, Thornley Fallis Communication (2014)
  • Kim Woodhouse (Ph.D. ’93, Chemical Engineering), Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Queen’s University (2013)
  • Walter Booth (B.Eng. Mechanical '62, M.Eng. '65), Chairman and CEO, Timberland Group (2012)
  • Pierre Côté (B.Eng. Civil '79, M.Sc.A. '79, Ph.D. '86), president, Côté Membrane Separation Ltd.  (2011)
  • Tom Jenkins (Bachelor of Engineering & Management Engineering Physics '82), Executive Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer of Open Text Corporation (2010)
  • Vladimir Sobot (Bachelor of Engineering Civil '80) and Chedo Sobot (Bachelor of Engineering & Management Civil '85), co-owners, Sobotec Limited (2009)
  • Kurt Strobele (Ph.D. Mechanical '73), President & CEO, Hatch (2008)
  • Stephen Elop (B.Eng. Electrical & Management ’86), COO, Juniper Networks (2007)
  • Michael Pley (B.Eng. Electrical & Management '83), President, COM DEV (2006)