STEM Career and Culture Insight
Saturday, May 4, 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM | University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
Entry Cost: $15
Did you know that an average millennial is willing to give up $7600 a year for a better company culture? Company has become an important factor in attracting and retaining quality candidates, and that’s why WISER has invited organizations to showcase their company cultures and careers in topics such as: Corporate Social Responsibility, Diversity and Inclusion, Work-Life Balance, Ideas Above Things, Feedback and Growth, and Engagement, and how these help them attract and retain quality candidates!
WISER (Women in Science, Engineering, and Research) networks supported by WISEST will be hosting this NEW half-day event, with speakers U of A Career Center, Avalon Holographics, Eyes High Training Center, City of Edmonton, Applied Nanotools Inc., DotDash, IRISNDT, and etc.!
This is not only a great opportunity to explore potential career paths in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), but an opportunity to see how organizations’ values align with YOURS.
This event is open to all women and men who are graduate and undergraduate students, early-career professionals, unemployed, alumni, and people who are transitioning careers.
CCWESTT AGM to Be Held May 3, 2019, in Toronto, ON
Friday, May 3rd, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST | via teleconference
Please join the CCWESTT Board of Directors at our annual AGM to hear an update on what the association has been up to recently and to discover what is in store for the coming year...
Participation in the AGM will be open remotely for all CCWESTT members through a Zoom Media teleconference invitation.*
A link to the AGM documents will be posted by April 21, 2019.
Note: *Organizational and Individual members of CCWESTT may attend the AGM. Organizations should appoint one representative to vote on behalf of their organization. Individual members do not have voting rights.
Breaking Barriers & Building Careers for Women in Construction
June 25, 2019 | Vancouver, BC
Who: Eight presenters who’s organizations are Breaking Barriers and Building Careers for Women in Construction.
What: A PechaKucha Event (and dinner) – this fast-paced, lively format allows for excellent information in 6 minutes & 40 seconds! Twenty slides for 20 seconds each provide attendees with a fire hose of information in a short period of time, with the opportunity to ask questions of the presenters at the end of the PechaKucha.
Whatever your Construction Career aspirations may be, this is the must-attend event for you! Attendees will benefit from the information, resources and wisdom of eight different organizations in our industry presenting everything from how to get started on your career path to how to hit the highest heights of leadership. Please join us for this lively PechaKucha, certain to leave you inspired and informed – ready to Break Barriers and Build Your Career!
Where: Holiday Inn Downtown, 1110 Howe Street, Vancouver
When: 5:30pm – 8pm, Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Why: To receive and absorb a firehose of construction-specific information, resources, motivation, and networking to assist us in constructing our best careers!!
CCWESTT 2020: SAVE THE DATE
May 21 to 23, 2020 | Winnipeg, MB
Save the Date! CCWESTT 2020 will be held in Winnipeg, MB from May 21 to 23, 2020! It's never to early to start planning your trip to Winnipeg.
WinSETT Leadership Series - Fredericton Workshops
Starting March 13, 2019 | Delta Fredericton
APEGNB is one of the sponsors of the WinSETT Leadership Series happening in Fredericton in March, April & May of this year. There are a total of six full-day workshops occurring over three months in two-day pairings on the following topics:
- Becoming Leaders And Effective Communication (March 13 & 14, 2019)
- Emotional Intelligence And Negotiating for Success (April 2 & 3, 2019)
- Navigating the Politics of the Workplace And Networking, Mentors and Sponsors (May 29 & 30, 2019)
Note that there will be a foul weather date available in the event a session was to cancel due to weather. The make up workshops would take place March 27 & 28, 2019.