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2018.12.13
Engineers Canada 2018 highlights

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

2018.12.13
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.

2018.12.11
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

2018.11.29
Engineers Canada receives silver certification at Excellence Canada ceremony

group receiving excellence canada certificateEngineers Canada had a moment two years in the making November 6, 2018.

2018.11.29
Engineers Canada signs letter citing concerns with proposed BC legislation

building in BCIn fall 2018, the Honourable George Heyman, M.L.A., British Columbia’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change Strategy, introduced in the Ho

2018.11.29
Engineers Canada calls for climate vulnerability assessments for northern infrastructure

mountain viewIn an appearance before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs on November 19, 2018, Engineers Canada cal

2018.11.27
Daily Media Report recap: November 15 – 28

Investigators release initial findings on Florida bridge collapse, Edmonton honours engineer, and researchers make breakthrough in detecting high blood pressure: The most read stories in the past two weeks each touched on ways that engineering plays a critical role in the health and safety of the

2018.11.15
ABET meetings offer insight into governance, accreditation

ABET  governance, accreditation On November 2 and 3, 2018, Annette Bergeron, President Engineers Canad

2018.11.15
Introducing the Feats of Gingerbread Holiday Challenge

ginger bread housesThis year Engineers Canada wanted to do something special for the holiday

2018.11.15
Daily Media Report recap: November 1 – 14

Manitoba’s 30 by 30 campaign. ACEC’s annual conference. And investment in buildings and classrooms for post-secondary engineering programs.

2018.11.15
Conference for Diversity in Engineering explores Indigenous student experiences

The barriers for entry into engineering education are complex and structural for many Indigenous youth who are interested in engineering: insufficient high school prerequisites, sparse career options, financial limitations, ongoing colonial history, and lack of integration of Indigenous culture a

2018.11.15
AISES Conference a chance to share knowledge about Indigenous people in engineering

On October 4 to 6, 2018, the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) held its annual National Conference in Oklahoma City.

2018.11.15
Sustainability in Practice reaches 1,500 participants from 58 countries—and registration remains open

Engineers Canada and Polytechnique Montréal’s massive online courseSince launching last month, Engineers Canada and Polytechnique Montréal’s massive open online course, Sustai

2018.11.15
West Vancouver schools join students from coast to coast to create resilient electrical grids of the future

Each year, over 40,000 students around the world research, imagine, design, and build cities of the future that showcase their solution to a particular sustainability and engineering challenge. 

2018.11.01
Programs in Focus: Dalhousie Engineering Capstone Conference

Photo: Nick Pearce, Dalhousie University

2018.11.01
Daily Media Report recap: October 18 to 31

Professional reliance legislation introduced in BC. Go Eng Girls events held across Ontario and in BC. Consulting engineering awards. These were the stories that dominated the media report over the past two weeks.

2018.11.01
Exploring the impact of Climate Lens assessments on Canadian engineering

infrastructureIn June, the Government of Canada announced the Climate Lens requirement as part of its 12-year, $180 billion Investing in Canada infrastructure p

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