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Dean Ishwar Puri elected Chair of NCDEAS

At the spring meeting of the National Council of Deans of Engineering and Applied Science (NCDEAS) from April 27-29, 2017, in Ottawa, ON, the Council elected a new Chair. Dean Ishwar K. Puri of McMaster University takes over for Dean Greg Naterer of Memorial University.

Engineers Canada recognized for its climate change adaptation and resilience work

Climate Change Business Journal’s Business Achievement Awards logoIn recognition of the work its efforts to integrate climate change risks and adaptation in engineering work, Engineers Canada

Workshop to equip engineers with tools to assess climate risk to infrastructure

On June 13, 2017, Engineers Canada will host a one-day workshop in Toronto, ON, that will provide participants with a practical tool and process that systematically assesses the risks of current and future climate on public infrastructure.

Supreme Court rules on mandatory CPD

In a decision last month, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that professional regulatory bodies can continue to suspend practitioners who fail to fulfil the continuing professional development (CPD) requirements it establishes.

2017 Engineers Canada Award recipients to be honoured in St. John’s

engineers canada awards logoOTTAWA, April 20, 2017 – Engineers Canada is pleased to announce this year’s eight winners of the annual Engineers Canada

Engineers Canada named a Top Employer in the National Capital Region

National Capital Region’s top employers logo

Engineers Canada has been recognized as one of the 2017 National Capital Region’s Top Employers.

Register today: Engineers Canada courses to equip engineers with climate resilience skills

flooded roadTwo upcoming courses offered by Engineers Canada will educate engineers on the legal implications and on asset management issues associated with th

Stephanie Price: Here’s why we must encourage girls to pursue STEM

portrait photo of Stephanie PriceBy: Stephanie Price, P.Eng., CAE, Engineers Canada Interim CEO

New PEO PEAK program a unique and innovative alternative to competence assurance reporting

As of March 31, 2017, renewal notices to all engineering licence holders in Ontario will contain a request from Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) encouraging participation in a new competence assurance program.

Press Release Budget 2017 addresses key issues raised by the engineering profession

OTTAWA, March 22, 2017 – Engineers Canada is pleased to see the federal government’s commitment to green infrastructure, STEM education and skill-development, and the retention of women in the workforce, as laid out in Budget 2017.

Panel discusses regulation of emerging engineering disciplines

As science, technology and engineering rapidly evolve, new scopes of practice are emerging, bringing with them many questions: Are these disciplines to be considered engineering? Should they be regulated? Who should regulate them? How to regulate them?

#BeBoldForChange: Engineers Canada celebrates International Women’s Day

Engineers Canada is proud to once again join organizations, groups, governments and individuals around the world in celebrating International Women’s Day, which recognizes the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.


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