Archive: Mimi Kennedy-Chassie


  • 2021 NAPEG Awards

    December 22, 2020

    NAPEG award nominations are now open. We encourage you to notify your staff of this exciting way to highlight the great work you’re doing and to honour your professional engineering and geoscience members who make up your teams.   Nominations for the Award of Merit are due by January 18, 2021 All other award nominations are to be received February 15, 2021   Award Terms of Reference and Nomination Form 2021 Award Flyer The 2020 Award Recipients are below. 2020 Awards Banquet photos.

  • PIEVC Protocol Course

    December 22, 2020

    The Climate Risk Institute is pleased to announce the next offering of the online PIEVC Protocol Course! The PIEVC Protocol Course will be offered online from January 20, 2021 to February 17, 2021.The Protocol is a practical tool and process that systematically assesses the risks of extreme weather and future climate on public infrastructure.     Successful completion of this course will be recognized by the Climate Risk Institute as meeting one of the requirements of the Infrastructure Resilience Professional (IRP) designation. The course may also be taken as continuing professional development. Description This online course provides participants with information about, and practice with the PIEVC Protocol, a practical…

  • News from the Executive Director Desk

    December 21, 2020

    News from the Executive Director Desk – December 2020

  • NAPEG Executive Director and Registrar Job Opportunity

    December 21, 2020

    Why do we exist? NAPEG licenses and regulates Professional Engineers and Professional Geoscientists and Firms practicing in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut to serve and protect the interests of the public. Our mission is recognition as a trusted authority contributing to a better future for our North. If you are a self-motivated and dynamic leader with extensive experience in the field of engineering or geoscience, this may be the ideal position for you.  What is the Executive Director Responsible for? NAPEG’s Executive Director/Registrar reports to NAPEG Council through the President. The Executive Director role is a dynamic position with responsibility…

  • December 6th Vigil

    December 3, 2020

    December 6, 2020 is the 31st anniversary of the Montréal Massacre This year’s vigil is different from past years due to Public Health restrictions on gatherings and food service. Instead of a ceremony, we are hosting the vigil outdoors as a self-guided tour.  We will be setting up a series of vignettes/tableaus focusing on remembrance and action  along a section of the Frame Lake Trail, just off the Somba K’e Park in Yellowknife.  Participants are encouraged to drop by any time between 1 and 4 pm to walk though the Vigil at their own pace, in their own family unit,…

  • Finnigan Award for Northern Research

    November 2, 2020

    *** Deadline for Yukon has been extended Objectives NAPEG encourages the achievement of excellence in the engineering and geosciences professions through the promotion of advanced studies and research programs. By providing financial assistance to researchers working in the northern territories the Association seeks to encourage young geoscientists to communicate effectively to their peers and the public, an important skill in the development of a professional practitioner. Eligibility To be eligible, the applicant must be enrolled in a Canadian university and registered in a Geology or Earth Sciences program that includes a thesis with a subject relevant to the territory in…

  • PD Opportunity – Climate Change and Infrastructure Risk Assessment – The PIEVC Protocol

    November 2, 2020

    This online training provides participants with information about, and practice with the PIEVC Protocol, a practical tool and process that supports the systematic assessment of the risks of extreme weather and future climate in relation to public infrastructure. Developed by Engineers Canada in partnership with Natural Resources Canada, the Protocol is a structured procedure using standard risk assessment processes to assess and fully document the vulnerability of infrastructure to the impacts of current and future climate at a screening level, and related risks.   Overview This online training will be of interest to engineers and other infrastructure professionals who are…

  • 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