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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

2018.10.30
Press Release The Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP), the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA), Engineers Canada and the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) sign Letter of Understanding

Ottawa, October 30, 2018 - The Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP), the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA), Engineers Canada and the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) are pleased to announce the signing of a Letter of Understanding.

2018.10.18
Daily Media Report recap: October 5 to October 17

The most read stories from the past two weeks included a Canadian winner of the Nobel Prize in physics, growing concerns over the BC Hydro Site C Dam project, and a study calling for action on speed limits in British Columbia.

2018.10.18
Call for mentors and judges: Sparking interest in the next generation engineers!

Engineers Canada, in partnership with school boards and teachers from across the country, is bringing the Future City competition to Canadian students for a third year.

2018.10.18
Archiving the accomplishments of women in STEM

elsie macgillOctober is Women’s History Month in Canada, so it’s fitting that this month also marks a long overdue moment in history.

2018.10.18
Manitoba announces six new Fellows of Engineers Canada

On October 17, 2018 Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba announced six new Fellows of Engineers Canada:

2018.10.18
Federal Experiential Learning report incorporates Engineers Canada recommendations

On October 17, 2018, the House of Commons Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities tabled their report on “Experiential Lear

2018.10.18
When does public opinion conflict with professional responsibility? 

professional responsibility People may gravitate towards a good controversy, but when it comes to cases where professionals publicly express opinions, th

2018.10.16
Engineers Canada partners with ARMATURE on new online system for engineering education program accreditation and reporting

OTTAWA, ON, October 16, 2018 - Engineers Canada is pleased to announce its partnership with ARMATURE in the delivery of a new data management system to support engineering education program accreditation and the annual Enrolment and Degrees Awarded Survey. 

2018.10.04
Programs in Focus: Project-based learning at Conestoga

Because each project inevitably presents a unique set of challenges and problems, the tools students gain in class may only provide part of any given solution.

2018.10.04
Daily Media Report recap: September 20 to October 4

An historical first at Concordia University, the collapse of a new bridge in rural Saskatchewan, and disciplinary hearings for three engineers involved in the Mount Polley disaster were amongst the most viewed coverage from the past two weeks of the Media Monitor.

2018.10.04
The implications of USMCA for Canadian Engineering

usmca flagsOn September 30, 2018, the United States, Mexico, and Canada announced the completion of negotiations toward a new

2018.10.04
New report recommends changes to reduce barriers for international engineering graduates

6 degrees logoIn a report released on September 26, 2018, the Institute for Canadian Citizenship (ICC) and 6 Degrees have made a series of recommendations directed

2018.09.26
Engineers Canada affinity partner helps those affected by tornadoes in Ottawa-Gatineau area

td logoIn the aftermath of the tornadoes that struck the Ottawa-Gatineau area on September 21, 2018, our thoughts are with our fellow engineers and geoscientists, and their fa

2018.09.20
Daily Media Report recap for September 6 to 19

The tragic death of an University of Toronto engineering student at the school’s surveying camp, the appointment of a science advisor to the Canadian Space Agency, and a couple of engineering awards announcements in Ontario were amongst the most-viewed content from the Media Monitor over the past

2018.09.20
Some notes on Engineering Matters

engineers matters coverFollowing a summer of analysis, planning, and design work, on September 6, 2018, we relaunched ou

2018.09.19
Standing Committee releases report on women’s economic security; includes Engineers Canada’s recommendations

After almost a year of hearings, testimonies, and written submissions, the House of Commons Standing Committee on the Sta

2018.09.06
Engineers Canada President talks gender equality at Status of Women roundtable

On August 27, 2018, Annette Bergeron, MBA, FCAE, FEC, P.Eng. Engineers Canada President and Joey Taylor, Manager, Public Affairs attended a Status of Women in Canada roundtable discussion on engaging boys and men in gender equality.

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