June 2015

APEGBC Okanagan Branch Lobsterfest and Southern Interior Professional Member Induction Ceremony

Please Note
Dietary Restrictions:
Please note that due to the nature of the event, shellfish is on the menu and while all precautions will be taken to prevent cross-contamination, it cannot be guaranteed.
Status: Registration for the June 16, 2015 Lobsterfest is now closed. Please email Chelsea Smith at [email protected] for further assistance. Thank you!
Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time: 4:30 pm - Doors open and registration begins.
6:00 pm - Plated Dinner
7:00 pm - Vice President's Presentation & Professional Member Induction Ceremony
8:00 pm - Networking
11:00 pm - Event Closing
Location: El Dorado Hotel 500 Cook Road Kelowna, BC
Presenter: Ann English, P.Eng.
Chief Executive Officer & Registrar, APEGBC

Dr. Michael Wrinch, P.Eng., FEC
Vice President, APEGBC
Cost: New Professional Members
Free for new professional members in the Southern Interior (Okanagan, South Central, West Kootenay and East Kootenay Branches).

Discounted rate for new Engineers-in-Training (EIT) or Geoscientists-in-Training (GIT) in the Okanagan Branch.
$55  $45 for the Steak Dinner
$55  $45 for the Lobster Dinner
$75  $65 for the Steak and Lobster Dinner
$40  $30 for the Vegetarian Dinner
Note: Please register for this event by June 8, 2015. During the Lobsterfest, we would like to add a more personal element to the proceedings by including a brief 1-2 sentence introduction for each new professional member as they receive their certificate on stage. Please complete the Induction Ceremony Questionnaire page upon online registration.
Congratulation on becoming an APEGBC professional member or member-in-training over the past year. The APEGBC Okanagan Branch would like to honour this achievement by inviting you to attend our annual Lobsterfest event.

This event is intended to provide an opportunity to network with your fellow engineers, welcome new members and members-in-training into the association and have a great time while doing it! For more details on this event please click below.

New Professional Members:
Congratulations on being granted professional membership in the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia. As this marks a significant milestone in a member's career, the Association would like to formally recognize and honour your achievement.

On behalf of the Okanagan Branch of APEGBC, you are cordially invited to attend the Lobsterfest and Southern Interior Professional Member Induction Ceremony on Tuesday, June 16, 2015.

During the Ceremony, each new professional member will be called to the stage to receive a certificate. At the conclusion of the presentations, all attendees will be invited to stay and mingle with family, friends and colleagues.

New Members-in-Training:
Congratulations on becoming an APEGBC EIT or GIT. The APEGBC Okanagan Branch is offering you a discounted rate to attend this event. This is a great opportunity to meet other APEGBC members in your area and be recognized for your new status as a member-in-training. We hope you will attend!

The event is intended to provide an opportunity to network with your fellow engineers, welcome new members and members-in-training into the association and have a good time doing it...
This event is open to all professional members, members-in-training and their guests from all southern interior branches of APEGBC.
Dress: Okanagan business casual.
Book Accommodations:
If you are travelling from out of town or would like to reserve a room for this event, the APEGBC Okanagan Branch has set up a room block for this event. To reserve a room, call the reservation line at 1-866-608-7500 and ask for “APEGBC Lobsterfest” group block rate.  Rooms are offered at a first-come, first-serve, so book early.  In the event of no rooms available, the Manteo resort is directly adjacent to the El Dorado Hotel and may have rooms available.

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If you have questions about this event please contact [email protected]

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