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2019.09.12
Engineers Canada submits recommendations to government on capacity building, CPTPP

In late summer, Engineers Canada submitted recommendations to the federal government in response to two separate consultations—the House of Commons Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs’ study on community capacity building and retention of talent in Indigenous communities, and Gl

2019.09.12
Daily Media Report recap: August 30 to September 12

News from another self-regulating profession. Self-regulation news from another country. The consequences of e-scooter abandonment. These were the most-read stories from the Daily Media Report in early September.

2019.09.09
Registration now open for third edition of Sustainability in Practice online course

graphic of buildings and landscape, solar panels, wind millsEngineers Canada and Polytechnique Montréal have once again teamed up to offer the third edition of their successful

2019.08.29
Experts call on Quebec government to use qualifications-based selection in awarding engineering and architecture contracts

construction siteIn an open letter published in mid-August by key media outlets in Quebec, more than twenty experts

2019.08.29
Engineers Canada submits recommendations to federal government for 2020 budget

centre block on parliament hill

Engineers Canada has submitted its annual pre-budget recommendations to the federal government in advance of the 2020 budget.

2019.08.29
Engineers Canada takes Pride

engineers staff members holding a banner at Pride OttawaEngineers Canada staff celebrated diversity, equity, and inclusion in our community by joining 190 other associatio

2019.08.29
Daily Media Report recap: August 16 to 29

A year after the project was finished, a condominium designer was stripped of their engineering permit for unrelated disciplinary action. New program to support foreign credential recognition. Climate change impacts on concrete.

2019.08.15
New CEAB white paper proposes alternate curriculum measures

vague image of engineer arm while they writeThis week, the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board (CEAB) released a white paper entitled “Curriculum content measuremen

2019.08.15
Newcomers website improvements coming this fall

Engineer smiling at the cameraIn 2013, as part of our support to Canada’s engineering regulators, Engineers Canada launched the

2019.08.15
Daily Media Report recap: August 1 to 15

Three stories from BC on discipline, regulation, and the Mt. Polley mine disaster topped the reads from the Daily Media Report in the first two weeks of August.

2019.08.02
Insights from an Engineer-in-Training

Anja LanzThe Engineer-in-Training (EIT) program offers an effective way for Canadian and international engineering graduates to navigate the process to becoming an eng

2019.08.01
Engineers Canada submits recommendations to government on procurement pricing, occupational classifications

In late July, Engineers Canada responded to two separate consultations, submitting recommendations to the federal government on procurement pricing and on the National Occupational Classifications (NOC).

2019.08.01
Daily Media Report recap: July 18 to August 1

A major restructuring at a large Canadian engineering firm. Questions about smart cities. Barriers to women’s participation in STEM. These were the most-read stories from the Daily Media Report in late July.

2019.08.01
Engineering Change Lab explores questions of ethics, entrepreneurship, and technological stewardship

When it comes to projects with the potential to have a major societal impact, such as the development of autonomous vehicles, whose job is it to ensure that all ethical dimensions are considered?

2019.07.18
PEO commits to addressing issues raised in regulatory review

On June 27, 2019, Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) released the final report from an independent review of its regulatory performance.

2019.07.18
Government of Canada launches ClimateData.ca

Last week, the Government of Canada announced the launch of ClimateData.ca, a site designed to support decision makers across a bro

2019.07.18
Daily Media Report recap: July 4 to 18

A regulatory review of PEO. A profile of OIQ president and Engineers Canada Board member Kathy Baig. Waiting for charges in the Mount Polley disaster. These were the top stories from the Daily Media Report in early July.

2019.07.18
The work of Champions: PEGNL

group of students working on projectsThe 30 by 30 Champions Group, which consists of more than 40 members nationwide, works on strategy and action plans to improve the recr

2019.07.03
Future City 2020 to ask students to design clean water system

two girls posing with their city modelDiscoverE has announced the theme for the 2019-2020 Future City Competition.

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