March 2016

Tour of UBC Okanagan FiLTER Trace Element Facility and Student-Industry Networking

Organized by the APEGBC Okanagan Branch

Please Note
Please meet in the foyer of the Fipke building in front of the Starbucks at 6 PM. 
Status: Advanced registration is now closed. For space availability, please contact [email protected]
Date: Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Earth and Environmental Sciences - University of British Columbia Okanagan, FIP147 - 3333 University Way Kelowna, BC
Credit: 1 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Member & Guest: $20
EIT/GIT: $10
Student Member: Free
At door registration: $35
In conjunction with National Engineering and Geoscience Month, the APEGBC Okanagan Branch and the faculty and students of the UBC Okanagan Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (EESc) would like to invite local geoscience and environmental science professionals from the Okanagan Valley to attend a tour of the Fipke Lab for Trace Element Research (FiLTER) at the Charles E. Fipke Centre for Innovative Research at the UBC Okanagan Campus in Kelowna.

The tour will include explanations of the various equipment and techniques used, as well as presentations by faculty on the research being conducted using the instrumentation in the lab. VIsit the Fipke Lab page for more information.

After the tour, a reception hosted by EESc students, and will provide an opportunity for interaction and networking between students, faculty and local industry. Light food and beverages will be provided. 

Cost of registration includes tour, food and non-alcoholic beverages.


6:00 PM - 6:45 PM: Facility tour and presentations
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM: Networking for students and Industry Members


  • To help us predict catering needs, please register by March 10, 2016.
  • If you have any questions about this event, contact James Barr at [email protected]

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