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June 7, 2019

Branch Top Story

August 20 | Calgary Branch Annual Golf Tournament

Join us for a day of golf, networking—and fun! Our annual golf tournament is now open for registration. Sponsorship opportunities available.

APEGA-Wide Top Story

June 18 | President’s Visit

Calgary’s George Eynon, P.Geo., is APEGA’s 100th President, and this is your chance to meet him and hear him speak. President's Visits are held throughout the province, and this one is in Calgary. It’s your chance to receive updates from the president and participate in valuable discussions about the professions.

Calgary Branch News & Events

Discounted TELUS Spark Tickets

Share the wonders of science at TELUS Spark by claiming your discounted admission tickets. Valid until August 1, 2019—and available right now.

Connect with the Calgary Branch Online

Find out what’s happening in your branch and community through the Calgary Branch Facebook page or on our web page.


APEGA-Wide News, Events & Benefits

STEMester

Do you know a student entering Grade 10 in the Fall? APEGA STEMester is a semester-long program that takes Grade 10 students beyond traditional classroom learning and better prepares them for their future careers by completing hands-on projects, real-world problem solving, and industry-inspired workshops. Visit our website to learn more about the program and how to register!

Notarius: Digital Signatures

As organizations move from paper to electronic filing, one of the key challenges in this transformation is authenticating these files. During the session, you will discover the diverse types of digital signatures and how you can use them to sign distinct types of documents as a person, a professional, a department, or an organization. Find the next available Calgary session here.

APEGA Wireless Program Powered by Rogers

Get access to exclusive member rates starting as low as $49 per month for a 3GB voice and data plan. This offer is only available through the APEGA Member Self-Service Centre.

Interested in Professional Development?

Customize your learning experience with the many PD options we have available to top up your Continuing Professional Development hours. On most occasions, you can find valuable PD sessions that are free to attend. Whatever your PD goals, we have a session that’s right for you. Explore our PD opportunities here.


Volunteer Opportunities

NPPE Question Author

APEGA members are invited to volunteer to help produce new, high-quality examination questions to add to the National Professional Practice Examination (NPPE) item bank to be used on future administrations of the NPPE.

Investigative Committee Member

The APEGA Investigative Committee is a statutory committee established under the Engineering and Geoscience Professions Act. Its mandate is to investigate complaints against APEGA members and permit holders received by the Registrar's designate in accordance with the requirements of the Act.

Registration Committee Subject-Matter Expert

APEGA is looking for members to act as subject-matter experts (SME) on the Registration Committee. The primary duty of a SME is to review and provide recommendations on whether an applicant for professional registration has met the minimum requirements for registration.

Virtual Resume Review Volunteers

APEGA is looking for volunteers with formal hiring experience to virtually review resumes for engineering and geoscience university students across Alberta.

Make Your Mentoring Mark

Make a valued impact on the next generation of professional engineers and professional geoscientists by volunteering with the APEGA Mentoring Program. Each mentoring partnership lasts a full year and can be done in person or online. Time commitment throughout the year is flexible. We encourage you to embark on this leadership role, contributing to a lifetime of good practice for your mentee.


Interested in What Other Branches Are Up To?

Across the province, 10 APEGA branches connect professionals to their peers by offering great learning, social, and volunteer opportunities. But if one branch isn’t quite enough, be sure to check out the newsletters APEGA distributes in other areas of the province. Click on the appropriate branch name, then on Branch Newsletter on the left-hand menu.

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