Women in Engineering and Geoscience Division

About

Vision

A community that encourages and promotes women at all levels in engineering and geoscience.

Mission

To build a strong and supportive community to connect, attract, promote, retain, and advocate for women in engineering and geoscience.

Values

  • Equity
  • Integrity
  • Inclusiveness
  • Collaboration
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Events

Upcoming Events

Date Event
January 2020 Bowling Social Networking Event
February 2020 Stress Management Workshop
April 2020 Panel Discussion
May 2020 Golf Tournament or Pub Night
June 23, 2020 International Women in Engineering Day Lunch

Previous Events

Date Event
December 6, 2019 Commemorating 30th Anniversary of L'Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal
October 16, 2019 Women in Engineering and Geoscience Division Networking Event
June 24, 2019 AGM: Women in Engineering and Geoscience Division
April 29, 2019 The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance
March 11, 2019 Career Hacks for Non-Traditional Professionals
February 13, 2019 A Good Time to be a Girl: Don't Lean In, Change the System
February 5, 2019 Engineering on Two Wheels

30 By 30

The Women in Engineering and Geoscience Division supports 30 by 30, Engineers Canada’s initiative aimed at increasing the representation of women within the engineering field. This initiative has a goal of raising the percentage of newly licensed engineers who are women to 30% by the year 2030.

For more information, please visit Engineers Canada’s 30 by 30 page or Engineers and Geoscientists BC’s 30 by 30 page.

Current Division Executive

Name Position
Selina Tribe, P.Geo. Chair
Michelle McLarty, P.Eng. Vice Chair
Samira Harris, P.Eng. Secretary
Sarah Prior, EIT Treasurer
Azadeh Koohzare, P.Eng. Communications Coordinator
Nicole Brisson, EIT Newsletter Coordinator
Golara Javadi, EIT Events Coordinator
Alice Liang, P.Eng. Events Coordinator
Krupal Pal, P.Eng. Outreach Coordinator and 30 by 30 Champion
Kati Tamashiro, P.Eng. Sponsorship Coordinator
Katie Au, P.Eng. Corporate Liaison
Meghan Lui, EIT Student Liaison
Kelly McLean, P.Eng. Member at Large
Avy Woo, P.Eng. Member at Large

Become a Member

Everybody who shares our vision is welcome to become a member of this division, including female and male association members and members-in-training, students, and interested members of the general public.

Membership is free to all new and existing members. Membership will put you on our mailing list, connecting you with events and information related to women in engineering and geoscience, and will get you discounts at many of our events.  

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Resources

Book Club

The Women in Engineering and Geoscience book club is for the people who are interested in sparking conversations about women and the workplace.

How Book Club Works

The book club is run primarily through the volunteer efforts of the division executive committee. Sessions are hosted via teleconference so that members across the province can discuss and connect on the book together.

Join the Book Club

Register as a Women in Engineering and Geoscience Division Member to receive email invitations to upcoming book club discussions. If you have any questions regarding the book club, check out our FAQ or please contact Michelle McLarty at [email protected].

Contact

If you have any feedback or would like your organization or event advertised through our network, please contact Azadeh Koohzare at [email protected].