May 2016

Peace River Branch AGM and Vice President's Visit

Organized by the APEGBC Peace River Branch

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Status: Advanced registration is now closed. For space availability please contact [email protected]
Date: Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Kenny Room - Pomeroy Hotel and Conference Centre 11308 Alaska Road, Fort St. John, BC V1J 5T5
Presenter: Kate O'Neil
Community Relations, Site C Clean Energy Project

Bob Stewart, P.Eng.
Vice President, APEGBC
Credit: 2 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: $35 for Members and Guests
$40 for late registrations at the door
Join us for our dinner event on May 12, 2016. This event will include the Peace River Branch's Annual General Meeting and Executive Elections for the upcoming year, a Council Update from the APEGBC Vice President and a welcome from Fort St. John Mayor Lori Ackerman. For more details on this event please click below.


Kate O'Neil
Community Relations, Site C Clean Energy Project

Kate O'Neil will provide a brief presentation on the Site C Clean Energy Project. More information on the presentation will follow. 

Bob Stewart, P.Eng.
Vice President, APEGBC

R.P. (Bob) Stewart, P.Eng., is the Principal Engineer in Electrical, Generation Engineering at BC Hydro. Previously, Mr. Stewart worked as divisional manager in various departments at BC Hydro, as well as senior maintenance and operations services manager at GM Shrum Generation Station. Mr. Stewart has volunteered with APEGBC in various capacities, including serving as an Experience Reviewer, Member and Assessor with the Competency-Based Application Assessment Team and as a member of the EIT Competency-Based Application Group.

Mr. Stewart earned his bachelor degree in electrical engineering from the University of British Columbia in 1981. He has received awards recognizing his work and community service, including the Bob Elton Safety by Design Award and the Ken Spafford Mentorship Award.


5:30 PM - 5:55 PM: Social
5:55 PM - 6:00 PM: Welcome and Introductions
6:00 PM - 6:10 PM: BC Hydro presentation by Kate O'Neil
6:10 PM - 6:30 PM: Peace River Branch AGM
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM: Dinner 
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM: Council Update – APEGBC Vice President Bob Stewart, P.Eng.
7:30 PM - 7:40 PM: Closing Remarks


  • To help us best predict our catering needs, please register by May 10, 2016.
  • If you have any questions, please contact the branch chair, Chantelle Bailey, EIT, at [email protected] or by phone at 250-271-2156. 

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