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INWED 2020: Jill Urbanic, PhD, P.Eng.

Jill Urbanic

Professor, Faculty of Engineering
University of Windsor

INWED 2020: Amy Hsiao, PhD, MBA, FEC, P.Eng.

Amy Hsiao

Associate Professor, Faculty of Sustainable Design Engineering
University of Prince Edward Island

INWED 2020: Béatrice Laporte-Roy, ing.

Béatrice Laporte-Roy

Senior Manager, Test Centre
Bell Canada

INWED 2020: Mandy Lise McKenna, MBA, P.Eng. / Wendy Weeks, P.Eng.

Mandy Lise McKenna, MBA, P.Eng.
2020 Engineers Canada awards recipients celebrated

Engineers Canada award medalJune 11, 2020 Ottawa, Ontario – Today marks the launch of a month long online celebration of the 2020 Engineers Canada award recipien

APEGS Welcomes John Desjarlais as their first Indigenous VP

John DesjarlaisRecently John Desjarlais was voted in as APEGS vice-president, making him one of the few Indigenous engineers in such a role for a Canadian engineer

Daily Media Report recap: May 22 – June 4, 2020

Engineers Canada appoints a new President. A BC engineer faces a disciplinary decision. U of T’s youngest grad is an engineering student. These were the most-read stories from the Daily Media Report in late May and early June.

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.

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.

Read the 2019 Engineers Canada Annual Report

2019 was a pivotal year for Engineers Canada.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.


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