Archive: Mimi Kennedy-Chassie

  • Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science, Trades, and Technology (CCWESTT) Virtual Speaker Series – November 2020

    October 22, 2020

    CCWESTT2020 Hosted by Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba About CCWESTT The Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science, Trades and Technology (CCWESTT) is Canada’s premier national, nonprofit organization of groups, institutions and industries with a mission to expand the attraction, retention, and promotion of women. The 18th Biennial Conference of the Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science, Trades and Technology (CCWESTT) will be  offering a CCWESTT 2020 Virtual Speaker Series in November 2020 which will feature the keynote speakers originally scheduled*(Angeline Nelson, Dr. Jaime Cidro, Dr. Gina Cody, Julie Angus, and Sherry Holmes). This year’s conference theme is Future Forward: Engage. Advance.…

  • The Margolese National Design for Living Prize

    October 22, 2020

    Nominate a Candidate Can you think of a Canadian citizen who is designing a better world? This person may be an architect, a landscape architect, a designer, an engineer, an artist… think openly and broadly! We’d like to hear about all individuals who are positively shaping the physical world we live in. Anyone can make a nomination – you can even nominate yourself. Anyone making a positive tangible impact on our physical environment is eligible to become the next recipient of the Margolese National Design for Living Prize. Nominations will open Feb 2021 Nominations are open between February and March…

  • News from the Executive Director Desk

    October 21, 2020

    News from the Executive Director Desk – October 2020

  • PD Opportunity – October 21 – 23, 2020

    October 19, 2020

    Engineers and Geoscientists BC’s 2020 Virtual Annual Conference Register

  • NAPEG Digital Signature – Free Webinar

    October 15, 2020

    Date: November 12, 2020 Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MST Location: Webinar Going Paperless is the Goal, Digital Signatures are the Solution. Discover the advantages and benefits of a digital signature. This free 60 minute presentation will include a general overview of digital signatures, general concepts and a complete product demonstration to showcase how to use digital signatures to sign and seal electronic files. Lastly, we will answer the most common questions related to using digital signatures in the workplace and how they can be accepted and verified by clients and government agencies. Register for the Webinar here After…

  • Registration now open for free online course

    October 8, 2020

    Registration is now open for Engineers Canada and Polytechnique Montréal’s massive open online course, Sustainability in Practice. Offered in both English and French, the course uses real-life case studies from across Canada to demonstrate the practical application of Engineers Canada’s guideline on sustainable development and environmental stewardship for engineers. This is the fifth time Sustainability in Practice has been offered since it was first launched in the fall of 2018. It is available worldwide and has already been taken by close to 6,800 people globally over the first four offerings of the course. “Hearing from professionals from several sectors and regions…

  • Victor webcast “The new normal: Navigating COVID-19”

    October 7, 2020

    Victor Canada, the Professional Liability insurance provider endorsed by Engineers Canada, is offering a complimentary webcast for engineers and geoscientists entitled “The new normal: Navigating COVID-19”. This webcast will occur on Thursday, October 22, 2020 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm EST and includes a panel of leading legal and insurance experts who will discuss various issues and share best practices. More information from Victor Canada is available below. Join us on October 22 at 1 p.m. Eastern  for a complimentary practice & risk management webcast:  “The new normal: Navigating COVID-19”  The pandemic has affected every aspect of our lives…

  • News from the Executive Director Desk

    September 28, 2020

    News – From the Executive Director Desk – September 2020

  • 2020 NWT & Nunavut Geoscience Symposium

    September 17, 2020

    2020 NWT & Nunavut Geoscience Symposium – call for submissions The Northwest Territories Geological Survey, in association with the NWT & Nunavut Chamber of Mines, is organizing the 2020 NWT & Nunavut Geoscience Symposium, a free online showcase of the latest geoscience‐related research in the territories and will encompass: Mineral exploration Geoscience Energy geoscience Permafrost science Environmental science Engagement and education Regulatory updates Resource development Posters and pre‐recorded oral presentations will be available via downloadable PDF files of posters and YouTube links of oral presentations. The presentation’s title and authors, and a link to the presentation file will be made…

  • Consultation on amendments to the Wastewater Systems Effluent Regulations

    September 16, 2020

    Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) is seeking your input on amendments to the Wastewater Systems Effluent Regulations, in particular on transitional and temporary authorizations. Open for comments from June 27, 2020 to March 31, 2021. Background The Wastewater Systems Effluent Regulations aim to protect the environment by lowering the level of harmful substances released in wastewater effluent into Canadian waters. This in turn reduces threats to fish, fish habitat and human health from fish consumption. The Regulations set quality standards that are achievable through what is called “secondary wastewater treatment”. The Regulations allowed communities to apply for an extension…