March 2015

Member Consultation: Proposed CPD Bylaw and Legislative Amendments

Please Note
This is the final event in a series of member consultations conducted throughout various regional branches of APEGBC. For members that are unable to attend in person you are welcome to attend this event online via Live Webcast. To register, please click the 'Register' button at the bottom of this page and be sure to select the 'Live Webcast' option during the online registration process. Thank you.
Status: Online registration is now closed. For space availability, please contact Tim Verigin by email at [email protected] Thank you.
Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Time: 6:00 – 6:30 pm – Sign-in/Registration
6:30 – 7:00 pm – Networking
7:00– 8:00 pm – Presentations and Discussion 
8:15 pm  - Closing
Location: UBC Robson Square, 800 Robson Street, Room: C300 Vancouver, BC and Webinar
Please see description for parking instructions.
Presenter: John Clague, P.Geo., PhD, FGC - APEGBC President
Credit: 1 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: $10 - Appetizers & Presentation.
$0 - Presentation Only.
$0 - Live Webcast.
As part of APEGBC's consultation process, we are seeking feedback from the membership about the proposed CPD bylaw and legislative amendments. Members are strongly encouraged to attend and to share their thoughts and comments on these important issues.

This presentation will provide members with information on the proposed CPD bylaw and the proposed legislative amendments, as well as an opportunity to ask questions and to share opinions and feedback on both topics.

Your feedback will assist us in determining the type of information members are seeking in order to become more informed on these topics. This process supports stronger member participation and enables Council to enact changes, when appropriate.

Additional Resources:

Transit: The building is accessible from Burrard, Vancouver City Center, and Granville Sky Train Stations
Directions: http://robsonsquare.ubc.ca/find-us/ - UBC Robson Square, Room C300
Underground Parking: Underground parking is available at the corner of Howe and Nelson

Speaker: John Clague, P.Geo., PhD, FGC - APEGBC President

Dr. Clague is a geologist who serves as the Canada Research Chair in Natural Hazard Research and a Shrum Professor of Science at Simon Fraser University. Dr. Clague has also worked as a Research Scientist with the Geological Survey of Canada for 23 years. His other roles related to the professions include serving as Director of the SFU Centre for Natural Hazard Research, Adjunct Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of British Columbia and offering services as a consultant for private-sector firms and government agencies. In addition to this, Dr. Clague has also sat as President of the International Union for Quaternary Research, the Geological Association of Canada and the Canadian Geoscience Education Network.

Dr. Clague served as APEGBC Vice President for the 2013/2014 term, and has been a Councillor for five years.  He is a Director of the APEG Foundation, Director of Geoscientists Canada, and a member of the Audit and Geoscience Committees.

To register, click on the 'Register' button below. We look forward to seeing you there.

Please register online by March 4, 2015. Thank you.

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