A reunion dinner for Computer Engineering Program (CPEG) alumni was held on November 18, 2013, hosted by founding Program Director Prof Kenneth C Smith and his wife Laura Fujino. This joyous occasion, which marked the first official alumni gathering, was attended by over 120 alumni and their families, as well as Electronic & Computer Engineering and Computer Science & Engineering faculty members.
CPEG Program Director Prof Wai Ho Mow and Associate Director Prof Raymond Wong kicked off the proceedings with welcoming remarks. Dean of Engineering Prof Khaled Ben Letaief and several ex-directors, including Prof Ross Murch, Prof Amine Bermak and Prof Albert Chung, shared their memories and the challenges they faced during their terms of office. Founding directors Prof Philip Chan and Prof Smith related stories about the program's early years.
The reunion dinner provided a wonderful opportunity for alumni to meet professors and fellow classmates, share their work experiences and offer feedback on CPEG’s future development.