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Dec 6: DAWEG Dec 6th Memorial and Holiday Social 2013

Dec 6: DAWEG Dec 6th Memorial and Holiday Social 2013

DAWEG will be hosting the December 6th Memorial and Holiday Social to mark the 24th anniversary of the tragedy at Ecole Polytechnique. Date: Friday, December 6, 2013 Time: 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm Location: Elephant & Castle, 385 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC This event is open to all APEGBC and DAWEG members and their guests, […]

Nov 27: CanWIT BC November Breakfast Club

Come and hear about Dr. Brenda Lautsch’s book, CEO of Me: Creating a Life That Works in the Flexible Job Age, which helps individuals understand how to manage work-life challenges and flexibility. This session will include both an overview of her publication and an interactive discussion/exercises. Wednesday, November 27, 2013 8:00 am – 9:30 am […]

Nov 30: UBC Engineering Open House and Luncheon for Grade 10-12 female students

Engineers change lives – engineers help prevent disease, reduce poverty and create solutions to protect people and our planet. Come find out how. Saturday, November 30, 10am – 3pm Find out all about engineering at UBC. Cool demonstrations, fascinating lab tours, informative presentations. Talk to advisers, professors and current students about all your options. Learn […]

Nov 7: UBC Women in Engineering Kick-Off Meeting

Nov 7: UBC Women in Engineering Kick-Off Meeting

Engineering students at UBC – please join the UBC Women in Engineering (WiE) Kick-Off meeting. Date: November 7, 2013 Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm Place: KAIS 2020 Meet your fellow WiE peers, meet your WiE faculty members, engage in riveting discussions and eat FREE food. They hope to see you there!

Article: Jesse Neufeld, The Submariner

Vancouver 24 hrs has named Jesse Neufeld as one of their “Top 24 Under 24″. “University of B.C. student Jesse Neufeld chose civil engineering because he was fascinated by how “behind-the-scenes” innovation touches our everyday lives.  Last month, he was on the winning team at the Shell International Engineering Competition — for designing a human-powered submarine. […]

Article: Alannah Yip, The Roboticist

Vancouver 24 hrs has named Alannah Yip as one of their “Top 24 Under 24”. “Just turned 20, Alannah Yip shows off the drive train for her robotics team’s upcoming project — a human-sized home-assistant robot on wheels.  At this early phase, it’s little more than a motorized box, but Yip and the University of […]

Nov 20: CanWIT Investment Insight – How Angels Evaluate Deals

Wednesday, November 20th – 11:30 am EST Do you run a start-up? Are you looking for Angel investment? A CanWIT 40 Minute Webinar – Register today! Join this session as Julie McDowell covers how Angels evaluate deals. Led by experienced Angel investor, Julie McDowell, this session will also cover what Angels are looking for in an […]

Congratulations! Bernadette Currie and Diana Allen Recognised by APEGBC

The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC paid tribute to two outstanding women at the 2013 President’s Awards on Friday, October 25 during APEGBC’s Annual Conference and AGM.  The President’s Awards recognize excellence in professional, technical and community service by APEGBC members. C. J. Westerman Memorial Award:  Dr. Diana Allen, P.Geo. A professor […]

NOV 13: Early Bird Deadline for Minerva’s Women In Science Luncheon

NOV 13: Early Bird Deadline for Minerva’s Women In Science Luncheon

Women In™ is an annual luncheon that recognizes and celebrates women working in non-traditional fields. Each year, we honour four extraordinary women who have made an impact in their communities through leadership, excellence, philanthropy and service, and in 2013 we will honour women working in science. 2013 Women In™ Science Event Details Date: Wednesday, November […]

NOV 3: SCWIST Mushroom Show Meetup

Join fellow SCWIST members, friends and families on a trip to the wild side! Check out the poster for more details. Date: Sunday November 3rd, 2013 Time: 1:00pm Place: Richmond Nature Park If you’re taking transit, take the Canada Line to Brighouse Station, then bus 405. Let SCWIST know if you’re coming by sending an email […]

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