Events & Professional Development Calendar

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APEGA PD CentreYou can now access on-demand sessions using our new Professional Development Centre! See past webinars, search for a specific session, and subscribe for updates on new content. Simply click the button below, select your content, register your account, and start watching today.

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Featured Events

President's Visit 2022

President's Visit with President Lisa Doig, P.Eng., MBA

Ongoing throughout 2022 The President's Visits are excellent opportunities for members to receive relevant, profession-related updates, expand their networks, and participate in valuable discussions about engineering and geoscience. President Lisa Doig, P.Eng., MBA, FEC, FGC (Hon.) will be hosting 11 in-person events from now until December.

Meet the President

International Mentoring Day

January 17, 2023 at 12:00 p.m. Celebrate International Mentoring Day with APEGA. We will explore some of the ways APEGA members have been positively impacted by the APEGA Mentoring Program, discuss the APEGA Mentoring Program, and learn about the benefits and how it can support you in your personal and professional development.

Celebrate Mentoring

Inclusive Practices for

Event Planning

January 27, 2023 at 11:30 a.m. This session connects event planning and execution with inclusive practices. You will examine the impacts of the presence and lack of inclusion on event participants, brainstorm practices for inclusive event planning and execution. use and modify an inclusivity checklist for your own event context

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Webinar | Inclusive Practices for Event Planning

27 Jan 2023
Register by January 26, 2023

This session connects inclusive practices with event planning and execution components. From language use to accessibility considerations, the session explores practical tools to create a sense of belonging for all participants.

As a result of attending this session, participants will be able to:

  • examine the impacts of the presence and lack of inclusion on event participants
  • brainstorm practices for inclusive event planning and execution
  • use and modify an inclusivity checklist for your own event context

For any questions about this event, please contact [email protected].

 

About the Presenters

Asyah SaifAsyah Saif is the equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) manager with APEGA and manages APEGA’s initiatives towards gender equity within the engineering and geoscience professions in Alberta. Asyah has an extensive background in leadership development and training in the postsecondary context, where she led EDI-focused initiatives, including First Nations, Métis, and Inuit programming. She holds a bachelor of commerce, majoring in strategic management and organization and is currently completing her master's degree in equity studies. Asyah also holds a Canadian certified inclusion professional designation from the Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion.

 

 

 

Sheryl RasieSheryl Rasie is an equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) coordinator with APEGA. She is responsible for planning, coordinating, and executing tasks aimed at advancing gender equity within the engineering and geoscience professions in Alberta. Sheryl holds a bachelor of science in materials engineering from the University of Alberta and has technical experience as an engineer-in-training in the corrosion sector. Her background with EDI stems mainly from her time with ATCO as a lead for the Visible Minorities Subcommittee, one of the workplace EDI grassroot groups. Her group fuelled initiatives geared towards generating awareness and addressing issues surrounding racialized groups in the workplace. Sheryl is currently working towards earning both her professional engineer designation and the Canadian certified inclusion professional designation. 

 


  • Speaker:
    Asyah Saif and Sheryl Rasie
  • Cost:
    Free
  • Eligible CPD Hours:
    1.5
  • Registration Deadline:
    January 26, 2023