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A Chance for You to Serve Your Profession – Council Nominations Now Open

August 13, 2018 | shares | tags:

The search is now underway for qualified candidates to run in the 2019 APEGA Council election. Nominations open Monday, August 13, at 9 a.m., and close on Thursday, September 27,…

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Summer PEG Live Now

July 23, 2018 | shares | tags:

He's used his professional engineer's approach and perspective to help resettle 1,000 Tibetans in Canada. He's worked on projects for the 14th Dalai Lama. And now Nima Dorjee, P.Eng., FEC,…

Nominate a Member for a Summit Award

June 18, 2018 | shares | tags:

 Do you know a professional engineer or professional geoscientist who has made valuable contributions in his or her field or community? What about a project that has contributed to the…

APEGA Offers $50,000 in Grants to Support STEM Education in Alberta Schools

May 25, 2018 | shares | tags:

Ten grants of up to $5,000 each are up for grabs for STEM learning in Alberta schools. APEGA is now accepting applications for the Innovation in Education Awards, which support…

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APEGA Awarded Three-Year, $350,000 Status of Women Canada Grant

May 4, 2018 | shares | tags:

Funding was announced May 4 at Elevate Aviation, one of three grant recipients in Alberta along with APEGA and the Calgary Immigrant Women's Association. Left to right: Nicola Crosbie, Elevate…

New Experience Assessment System Goes Live

April 27, 2018 | shares | tags:

Updated May 2, 2018APEGA has launched an improved system for reporting and examining the work experience of applicants applying for professional engineer and engineering licensee designations. Anyone applying to be a…

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APEGA 2017 Annual Report Available for Download

April 24, 2018 | shares | tags:

Alberta’s recession strongly influenced APEGA governance and operations over the last several years, resulting in tough decisions that will carry the organization into the future, APEGA leaders say in APEGA…

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Environmental Technology Champion Receives Premier Summit Award

April 20, 2018 | shares | tags:

Leah Lawrence, P.Eng., right, shares a smile with outgoing President Jane Tink, P.Eng., as she's presented the 2018 Centennial Leadership Award. Every day, APEGA members apply their brainpower, knowledge, compassion, and…

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From Refugee Camp to APEGA Leadership: 99th President Sworn In

April 20, 2018 | shares | tags:

Nima Dorjee, P.Eng., FEC, FGC (Hon.), delivers his maiden speech as APEGA President A resettlement and human rights advocate from Calgary is the 99th President of APEGA. Nima Dorjee, P.Eng., FEC,…

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APEGA Presents Position on Independent Scopes for Technologists

April 18, 2018 | shares | tags:

After consulting members, permit holders, and non-member stakeholders about independent scopes of practice for engineering and geoscience technologists, APEGA has submitted its findings to the Government of Alberta in a…

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Voters Choose Geoscientist as 2019 President

March 23, 2018 | shares | tags:

APEGA voters have spoken, electing a prominent geoscientist as their 2018-2019 President-Elect. George Eynon, P.Geo., was the top vote-getter in the executive portion of APEGA Election 2018, a month-long polling…

Completing Alberta Building Code Schedules

March 12, 2018 | shares | tags:

The following notice is for licensed professionals who provide services subject to the Alberta Building Code.The Government of Alberta has notified APEGA of instances when Schedule C has been requested…

Updated Authentication Standard: Intensive Consultations Planned to Begin in September

February 23, 2018 | shares | tags:

Understanding and properly implementing authentication, particularly in the online, digital space, is one of the most talked-about challenges members face in practising the APEGA professions. To improve definitions and add…

MSSC Update: Changes to How APEGA Collects Your Education Updates

February 6, 2018 | shares | tags:

Members:APEGA is no longer collecting education updates from professional members. Academic qualifications for professional members are already verified, so changes to education status aren’t needed for our records or to…

ASET 44-Page Report Titled Evidence Over Rhetoric

January 26, 2018 | shares | tags:

On January 23, the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET) released a 44-page report titled Evidence over Rhetoric, in which ASET outlines the results of a…