Alexandre Labrecque

University of Sherbrooke, Mechanical Engineering, 2017

Alexandre is a soon to be graduate from University of Sherbrooke’s Mechanical Engineering program, with a focus in biomedical Engineering. During his studies, he’s worked on many projects, including designing a low-cost robotic hand prosthesis, prototyping a new type of gloves for a wheelchair racing athlete and creating a device to help people with multiple sclerosis relearn how to walk. Alexandre has also had exposure to many other fields including energy, mining and pharma. He loves building things, and is excited to put his energy and creativity towards projects that will make a big impact. When he’s not tinkering, Alexandre loves sailing, kite surfing, snowboarding and craft beer.