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Government of Quebec lifts OIQ trusteeship

fountain in quebec cityOn February 20, 2019, the government of Quebec announced that it would lift the trusteeship it imposed on l’Ordre d’ing

Daily Media Report recap: February 15-28

End of OIQ’s trusteeship. The continuing gender gap in STEM subjects. The digital economy and Canada’s offshore oil and gas industry. And self-regulation of the safety profession. These were some of the top stories from the Media monitor in mid-February.

March is National Engineering Month in Canada!

National Engineering Month bannerMarch 1, 2019, marks the start of Canada’s annual celebration of engineering.

Gerard McDonald shares thoughts on year one as Engineers Canada CEO

Gerard McDonaldAbout this time last year, Engineers Canada welcomed Gerard McDonald as its new CEO.

Daily Media Report recap: February 1-14

A new registrar for PEO. Public discussion on building bridges in Kingston and Vancouver. The CBC corrects its reporting on insurance industry climate change report. These were the top stories from the Media Monitor in early February.

Canadian students show off Future City designs at regional competitions

Close to 1,500 grades 6, 7, and 8 students in PEI, New Brunswick, Ontario, and British Columbia have spent the past few months designing the resilient power grids of the future.  

When software becomes a work of engineering

computer screen with codeThe discipline of software engineering has been discussed in academic and professional circles since the 1960s but has become more in the public

The Work of Champions: l’Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec

Kathy Baig1) What are some highlights from your 30 by 30 work that you would like to share with us?

Daily Media Report recap: January 18-31

Disciplinary action taken against engineers. Post-secondary engineering competitions. New research on the gender pay gap. These are some of the most read stories from the Daily Media Report over the past two weeks.

Daily Media Report recap: January 1-17

Calls for better road safety after tragic accidents. Engineers invested into the Order of Canada. A discussion of the labour mobility of physicians across Canada. These were some of the most read stories from the Media Report during the first few weeks of 2019.

Highlights from the 2018 Feats of Gingerbread Challenge

With the rich and luscious smell of gingerbread now gently wafting away from our memories, we decided to take a look back at some of the highlights that made our first ever Feats of Gingerbread Holiday Challenge such a joy.

CFES Congress takes aim at engineering’s “wicked” problems

CFES CongressThe 2019 Canadian Federation of Engineering Students (CFES) Congress aimed to tackle the some of the so-called “wicked” problems facing engineering—those complex, mu

2019 Future City competitions kick off as students build resilient power grids

future cityOver the coming weeks and months, students in grades 6, 7, and 8 will be showcasing their visions for cities of the future as this year’s Future City Competitions kick

PEO announces new Fellows of Engineers Canada

Professional Engineers Ontario recently named 25 new Fellows of Engineers Canada. Congratulations to this year’s honorees!

The work of Champions: reflections on 30 by 30

In September, Engineers Canada released its 2018 National Membership Report.

Engineers Canada 2018 highlights

2018 highlightsEngineers Canada welcomes a new CEO: In February, Engineers Canada welcomed Gerard McDonald as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Counting down the top 5 engineering news stories of 2018

Heartbreak at the University of Toronto. Professional reliance legislation in British Columbia. Controversy over an honorary degree at the University of Alberta.

Online Workshop: Integrating Climate Risk into Infrastructure Development: The PIEVC Protocol

April 2, 4, 9, 11, and 16, 2019
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. EDT


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