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2017.08.24
The importance of human skills in today’s engineering graduates

By: Stephanie Price, P.Eng., CAE, Interim CEO, Engineers Canada

2017.08.24
Engineers Canada president-elect to guide government-funded project to address barriers faced by women in STEM

Maryam Monsef making the announcementEngineers Canada President-Elect Annette Bergeron, MBA, FEC, P.Eng., is one of three leaders who will guide an upcoming project fro

2017.08.24
Atlantic teachers build future cities

close up of Future City modelOn August 9, 2017, Engineers Canada lead teachers from Atlantic Canada through a three-hour workshop about bringing STEM into the classroom.

2017.08.24
Information for those affected by BC wildfires

During this difficult time, our thoughts are with our fellow engineers and geoscientists, their families, and friends who are affected by the wildfires in British Columbia.

Engineers Canada’s affinity partner, Manulife, is helping customers affected by the BC wildfires.

2017.08.24
Inclusion is everyone’s job

group of diverse peopleBy: Stephanie Price, P.Eng., CAE, Interim CEO, Engineers Canada

2017.08.10
Engineers Canada presents PIEVC Protocol to Parks Canada

Parks Canada has initiated a Cultural Resources and Climate Change Initiative as part of a larger agency-wide Strategic Asset Management Initiative.

2017.08.01
Celebrating Canada-US engineering achievements on PE Day 2017

Engineers play a key role in solving some of the world’s most pressing problems.

2017.07.27
Join Engineers Canada at Gender Summit North America, November 6-8

gender summit logoFrom November 6 to 8, 2017, close to 600 advocates of gender equality from the worlds of science, engineering, and innovation  will head to Montréal, Q

2017.07.27
American Society of Civil Engineers announces international eLearning initiative and first guided online courses for civil engineers

cover of magazineThe American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recently launched a series of new, premium guided online courses that provide rigorous learn

2017.07.14
Julie Payette named Canada’s next Governor General

Julie Payette On July 13, 2017, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that former astronaut Julie Payette, OC, CQ, FIC, ing., will become Canada’s next Governor Gener

2017.06.28
New platform will streamline accreditation process and enrolment and degrees awarded survey

The delivery of a reliable, high-quality program for the accreditation of engineering programs is a core part of the work that Engineers Canada does.

2017.06.28
Pakistan admitted into Washington Accord at annual meeting of International Engineering Alliance

At the annual meeting of the International Engineering Alliance from June 18 to 23, 2017, in Anchorage, Alaska, delegates unanimously approved Pakistan’s—as represented by the Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)—application for signatory status in the Washington Accord, effective this year. 

2017.06.14
Engineers Canada participates in sharing circle on Indigenous engineering education in Canada

Four event participants in front of Cumberland HouseAt the Canadian Engineering Education Assocation Annual Conference, held in Toronto, ON,

2017.06.09
Celebrating innovating: 150 years of Canadian engineering

What does canal design have in common with telecommunications and artificial intelligence?

Canada is a wide and varied land. From Nunavut to Nova Scotia, the nation sprawls across vast distances, offering diverse terrain and dispersed population.

2017.05.31
2017-2018 Future City Competition to ask students to design age-friendly cities

Students showing their Future City model to other studentsDiscoverE has announced its theme for the 2017-2018 Future City Competition.

2017.05.26
Announcement Russ Kinghorn Appointed Engineers Canada President

portrait of Russ KinghornEngineers Canada is pleased to welcome Russ Kinghorn, MBA, FEC, P.Eng., IntPE, as its president for the 2017–2018 term.

2017.05.21
2017 Engineers Canada Award Recipients Announced

collage photo of awards recipientsOn Thursday, eight engineers from across Canada will receive top honours for their cont

2017.05.17
Dean Ishwar Puri elected Chair of NCDEAS

At the spring meeting of the National Council of Deans of Engineering and Applied Science (NCDEAS) from April 27-29, 2017, in Ottawa, ON, the Council elected a new Chair. Dean Ishwar K. Puri of McMaster University takes over for Dean Greg Naterer of Memorial University.

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