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Communication and consultation

Improving our stakeholder communication and consultation process will ensure that the accreditation and Enrolment and Degrees Awarded systems are transparent and receptive to the input. Stakeholders will experience:

  • Improved opportunities for engagement and feedback
  • Improved understanding of the rationale of specific improvements
  • Ongoing awareness of activities and changes to Accreditation and the Enrolment and Degrees Awarded Survey 

News on communication and consultation


September 2019

Communication

The CEAB met in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, on September 14, 2019. The agenda included the election of a new vice-chair, whose term begins July 1, 2020. Members also discussed upcoming visiting team chair assignments and approved visiting team documentation and tools for the 2019-2020 visit cycle. Finally, the group watched presentations from stakeholder groups, including the NCDEAS, the CFES, the CEQB. Also included was a special presentation on diversity and inclusion.


September 2019

Communication

We’re now analyzing the follow-up survey that we sent to those who completed the Enrolment and Degrees Awarded Survey using Tandem. Thank you again to those who responded—the information we collect from such feedback surveys directly feeds into improvements to the system and enables us to better serve users’ needs.


July 2019

Communication

Individuals involved with accredited engineering education programs can anticipate an upcoming check-in survey on the current perception and progress of the Accreditation Improvement Program. This will be similar to the survey AIP stakeholders received in December 2018 and will provide us with an understanding of overall program effectiveness and user satisfaction.


June 2019

Communication

Engineers Canada was proud to be a Partner Innovator Sponsor of this year’s Canadian Engineering Education Association Conference. Luigi Benedicenti, CEAB Chair delivered welcome remarks for the conference, emphasizing the role of accreditation in innovation.


February 2019

Communication

Building on the success of last year, on February 3, 2019 we once again hosted an accreditation meet-and-greet in Ottawa alongside the CEAB winter meeting.