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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

2018.11.01
APEGA announces new Fellows of Engineers Canada

On October 1, 2018, the association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta named twelve new Fellows of Engineers Canada.

2018.11.01
Report to federal government has potential impacts for engineering

The House of Commons Environment and Sustainable Development Committee (ESDC) recently released their report on “Better Buildings for a Low Carbon Future.” The

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
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
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
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
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
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
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

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