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2020.09.10
Daily Media Report recap: August 28 to September 10, 2020

Disciplinary notices in BC. A new engineering program at UNBC. These were the most read stories from the Daily Media Report in early September.

2020.09.10
Engineers Canada releases resource for engineering employers to increase diversity

Engineers Canada has released a new resource with actions that engineering employers can und

2020.09.10
Registration now open for free online course, Sustainability in Practice

Registration is now open for Engineers Canada and Polytechnique Montréal’s massive open online cour

2020.09.10
Third annual Canadian Environmental & Engineering Executives Conference goes virtual October 1

The 2020 Canadian Environmental & Engineering Executives Conference (CE3C) will be delivered virtually on October 1, 2020. A select group of Canadian corporate executives in environmental consulting and engineering will be attending this third annual event th

2020.09.10
APEGA to host Emerging Professionals Summit, September 26

APEGA’s Emerging Professionals Summit is designed to equip early-career professionals and future professional engineers with the skills needed to successfully plan and navigate their careers.

2020.08.27
EDI in the engineering profession: overcoming ‘diversity fatigue’

This is the third article in a three-part series on equity, diversity, and inclusion in the engineering profession.

2020.08.27
Engineers Canada submits pre-budget recommendations to federal government

Engineers Canada has submitted its annual pre-budget recommendations to the federal government in advance of the 2021 budget.

2020.08.27
BC Council for International Cooperation releases Climate Change How-To Guide for industry and professional associations

What can industry and professional associations do to help industry sectors and professionals prepare for climate change?

2020.08.27
Daily Media Report recap: August 14 to August 27, 2020

Mount Polley research. Letters to young engineers. The pandemic’s effect on working mothers. Bridging the gap between Indigenous people and energy projects. And an Instagram account that is uniting the voices of BIPOC engineering students.

2020.08.27
Engineers Canada Board convenes successful strategic workshop

As part of the development of Engineers Canada’s 2022-2024 strategic plan, the Engineers Canada Board held a strategic workshop on Thursday, August 13 and Friday, August 14.

2020.08.13
Team behind Sustainability in Practice wins prestigious prize

On June 18, 2020, it was announced that the instructional design team behind Polytechnique Montreal’s “Engineers and sustainable development” course have been awarded the Minister's Prize for Higher Education.  The course works as a counterpart to the massive open online course (MOOC), “Sustainab

2020.08.13
Engineers getting some much-deserved recognition

To mark the centennial celebrations of their respective engineering regulators, two Canadian cities have recently declared special days to honour their engineers.

2020.08.13
EDI in the engineering profession: the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic

This is the second article in a three-part series on equity, diversity, and inclusion in the engineering profession. Read part 1.

2020.08.13
Engineers Canada issues RFP for gender-based analysis of licensure assistance programs

Engineers Canada has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for a gender-based analysis of national engineering licensure assistance and engineering employer awareness programs.

2020.08.13
Daily Media Report recap: July 30 to August 13, 2020

How self-regulation protects the public. Corporate theft and self-driving cars. The sixth anniversary of the Mount Polley damn collapse. Possible changes to Alberta’s Health Professions Act. The horn and halo effect of implicit bias.

2020.07.30
Daily Media Report recap: July 17 to July 30, 2020

A BC government announcement about regulation of architects. An interview with APEGA’s new president. An APEGA member appointed Board Chair for Edmonton innovation entity. The investigation into a Jasper bus crash.

2020.07.30
How are Canada’s professional associations adapting to COVID-19?

Meetings these days frequently feature discussion around how people and organizations are navigating work changes necessitated by COVID-19.

2020.07.30
EDI in the engineering profession: the importance of maintaining momentum on diversity and inclusion initiatives

Equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) work is and has always been challenging because it invites us to self-reflect as individuals, and as organizations.

2020.07.16
Daily Media Report recap: July 3 to July 16, 2020

A disciplinary notice from Engineers and Geoscientists BC. Candidates for election to Engineers and Geoscientists BC’s council. An overview of what Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE) task forces do. These were the most-read articles from the Daily Media Report in early July.

2020.07.16
Jean Boudreau shares thoughts on her new role as Engineers Canada’s President

Jean Boudreau portrait photoAt the Spring Annual Meeting of the Members, Engineers Canada officially welcomed Jean Boudreau as 2020-21 president.

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