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Jan 22: CanWIT BC January Breakfast Club

Join the CanWIT BC chapter on January 22 as they host Katie Bennett presenting “Accelerate your career – Leveraging your talents in 2014 and beyond”. When:   January 22, 8:00 – 9:30 am Where:  CN Strategies Room, Segal Graduate School, SFU, 500 Granville Street, Vancouver Cost:    $15 Members / $20 Non-Members (includes continental breakfast) Katie Bennett, an […]

Apr 8: Deadline for NSERC Chairs in Design Engineering Preliminary Proposals

The NSERC Chairs in Design Engineering (CDEs) were established to improve the level and quality of design engineering activity within Canadian universities. NSERC encourages a multidisciplinary view of design engineering and encourages applications from all engineering disciplines. Design engineering is an enabler of innovation. It is the activity that creates the concepts and designs, and […]

Registration Opens for the Yukon College 2014 All-Girls Science Club

Registration Opens for the Yukon College 2014 All-Girls Science Club

The 2014 All-Girls Science Club will focus on the science of health. The club offers plenty of hands-on science experiments and fun activities relating to anatomy, epidemiology, occupational therapy, nutrition, blood typing, sports medicine and community health education. As well, interesting guests will speak about their careers in science. Girls in grades 5-7 can register […]

Feb 14: Deadline for BC WEN Board Nominations

The BC Women in Energy Network (BC WEN) is currently accepting statements of interest for joining the Board of Directors. Board nominations will be accepted until February 14, and voting will be held on February 26 at the 2014 AGM. Potential board members must be a current member of the BC WEN. There are no […]

Jan 29: SCWIST Brown Bag Lunch at UBC

The Brown Bag Series is a monthly event organized by the Society of Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST).  Their purpose is to provide a place for learning and discussion of topics to help women in STEM fields advance their careers. Have a goal or hope for your career future? Unsure how to get […]

Jan 23:  3rd Annual SCWIST New Year Celebration

Jan 23: 3rd Annual SCWIST New Year Celebration

The Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST) is pleased to invite you to their third annual SCWIST New Year Celebration, New Year, New Beginnings. When:   January 23, 5:00 – 8:00 pm Where:  Dining Room, The University Women’s Club at Hycroft Address: 1489 McRae Avenue, Vancouver (map) Cost:     Free for […]

Mar 7: Deadline for Alternative Stream Assistant Lecturer Applications at the Lassonde School of Engineering

Lassonde School of Engineering is seeking outstanding individuals for Alternate Stream (teaching focused) tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Lecturer in the Departments of Civil and Mechanical Engineering. The primary responsibilities of the successful candidates will be the teaching of undergraduate courses and the delivery of undergraduate projects and laboratories. The successful candidates will […]

Feb 20: BCWEN Tour of Harvest Power Energy Garden

The Harvest Power Energy Garden produces biogas from municipal green yard waste and compost. The facility in Richmond uses anaerobic digestion technology to produce power from the region’s food scraps and yard debris. When:  February 20, 9:00 am Where:  7028 York Road, Richmond This project is the first commercial-scale high solids anaerobic digester (HSAD) facility […]

Jan 21: Biorenewables Cafe – Sustainable Agriculture Biorefineries

Biorenewables Café is inviting Chris Bush, the President of Catalyst Agri-Innovation Society, to lead a friendly, informal discussion on sustainable agriculture through biorefineries. When:  January 21, 6:30 pm Where: Railway Club, 579 Dunsmuir St, Vancouver A sustainability pioneer from Abbotsford, Chris took the first anaerobic digester for agriculture in British Columbia from concept, through construction […]

Mar 30: Deadline for Gender Summit 4 – Europe 2014 Abstract Submission

Mar 30: Deadline for Gender Summit 4 – Europe 2014 Abstract Submission

Gender Summit 4 – Europe 2014 invites the contributions of researchers, innovation leaders and other R&I stakeholders on strategies, methodologies and best practice on putting gender equality into action. The Call For Abstracts has now been launched. Please visit the ‘submit‘ page of the gender-summit.com website for instructions on applying. This year’s event will focus […]

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