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2020.05.23
Jean Boudreau appointed Engineers Canada president

May 23, 2020 – Engineers Canada is pleased to welcome Jean Boudreau, FEC, P.Eng., as president for the 2020–2021 term.

2020.05.21
Daily Media Report recap: May 8 to May 21, 2020

A disciplinary notice in BC. Expanding a downtown Montreal boutique hotel with no place to anchor a crane. These were the most-read stories in the Daily Media Report from mid-May.

2020.05.21
Read the 2019 Engineers Canada Annual Report

2019 was a pivotal year for Engineers Canada.

2020.05.07
Daily Media Report recap: April 23 to May 7

A new president at APEGA. New research on COVID-19 and HVAC systems. Engineering students at UBC and alumni at the University of Waterloo each contributing to the fight against COVID-19. These were the most-read stories in the Daily Media Report in late April and early May.

2020.05.07
Can organizations adapt to large virtual meetings?

Given the substantial restrictions on travel and social interaction necessitated by the spread of COVID-19, 2020 will see the first ever all-virtual Spring Meetings and Annual Meeting of Members for Engineers Canada.

2020.05.01
Engineers Canada issues RFP for creation of 30 by 30 brand engagement and communications strategies

Engineers Canada has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for the creation of brand engagement and communications strategies for its 30 by 30 program.

2020.04.23
ICLR shares more details on undertaking PIEVC Program

On March 30, 2020, Engineers Canada and the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR) jointly announced that an agreement had been reached for ICLR to assume ownership of Engineers Canada’s PIEVC Program, including the PIEVC Protocol for infrastructure climate risk and vulnerability assess

2020.04.23
Engineers Canada applauds our volunteers this National Volunteer Week

This week Canada is celebrating National Volunteer Week. In these times of disruption and worry, it can be challenging to feel celebratory.

2020.04.23
Innovative University of Calgary program offering an alternate pathway into engineering

The Bioengineering Summer Institute offered through the University of Calgary’s Schulich School of Engineering is a new program designed specifically for students who are passionate about biology and bioengineering.

2020.04.23
Girl Guides Canada providing girls with valuable STEM experience

For several years, Engineers Canada and Girl Guides Canada (GGC) have been working together to spark girls’ interest in engineering.

2020.04.23
Daily Media Report recap: April 10 to 23

Engineering activities for kids at home during coronavirus lockdowns. BC’s Human Rights Tribunal dismisses a complaint from an engineer whose membership in Engineers and Geoscientists BC was revoked after he made death threats against TransLink employees.

2020.04.09
Daily Media Report recap: March 27-April 9

The battle against the COVID-19 pandemic has dominated media coverage over the past month, and the Engineers Canada Daily Media Report has been full of stories about how engineers are using their skills and resources to contribute to this global fight.

2020.04.09
Engineering regulators issue practice advice and guidance during COVID-19 pandemic

Over the past weeks, provincial and territorial governments have ordered all but essential businesses to close as Canada tries to contain the spread of COVID-19.

2020.03.31
For regulators: March 31, 2020 CEAB statement on COVID-19

The Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board (CEAB) is closely monitoring the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on CEAB-accredited engineering education programs.

2020.03.30
Engineers Canada reaches agreement to transfer ownership of the PIEVC Program to the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction

Today, Engineers Canada and the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR) jointly announced that an agreement has been reached for ICLR to assume ownership of Engineers Canada’s PIEVC Program, which includes the Protocol for infrastructure climate risk and vulnerability assessment (the “Pr

2020.03.30
For HEIs: March 31, 2020 CEAB statement on COVID-19

Deans of Higher Education Institutions offering CEAB-accredited engineering education programs

CEAB statement #2 on COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)

2020.03.26
How Canada’s engineering regulators have responded to COVID-19

With organizations across the country heading the guidance of health agencies to close their offices and increase physical distancing, here are the changes that Canada’s engineering regulators have made in order to continue delivering core services.

2020.03.26
What role is there for engineers in pandemic preparedness and response?

As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads around the world, it is straining medical systems and supplies, and changing daily life as people practice social distancing, schools clo

2020.03.26
Daily Media Report recap: March 13-26

Engineers Canada’s response to COVID-19. Coronavirus transmission and wastewater. Potential overhaul at University of Saskatchewan College of Engineering. New statistics on employment at BC’s top engineering firms. These were the most-read stories in the Daily Media Report in mid-March.

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