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March 2017

Student and Industry Night at the University of Victoria (Industry Registration)

 
Please Note
Student guests: please register using the student registration link.
Status: Advanced registration is now closed. Please contact Andrea Michaud at amichaud@apeg.bc.ca to register for this event. Space permitting, admittance may be allowed at the door.
Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Location: B150, Bob Wright Centre, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
Presenter: Wanda Miller-Sorley, P.Geo., P.Ag.
Terrain Specialist, Golder Associates Ltd.

Jamie Sawchuk, P.Eng.
Partner, Deloitte Inc.
Credit: 1 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: This event is free for all attendees. Sponsorship packages are available.
Contact: Andrea Michaud | Student Program Coordinator
Direct: 604.412.4860
Toll Free: 1.888.430.8035 ext.4860
Fax: 604.430.8085
Email: amichaud@egbc.ca
APEGBC is hosting a Student and Industry Night at the University of Victoria. This fun and casual evening provides a great opportunity for industry professionals to share their knowledge, career anecdotes, and advice with geoscience and engineering students. It's also a great opportunity to socialize and network with fellow engineers and geoscientists.

Schedule

6:30 PM – 7:00 PM: Registration and refreshments
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Presentations
8:00 PM – 9:30 PM: Networking and refreshments

Complimentary appetizers, tea, and coffee will be served at this event.

Speakers

Wanda Miller-Sorley, P.Geo., P.Ag.
Terrain Specialist, Golder Associates Ltd.

Wanda Miller-Sorley is a Professional Geoscientist (P.Geo.) and Professional Agrologist (P.Ag.) in BC with a Bachelor of Science degree from Simon Fraser University (Earth Science/Physical Geography). She is a terrain specialist with over 14 years of experience in terrain mapping, and slope stability classification and geohazard investigations for baseline, design, and construction-related projects in BC, Alberta, Yukon, Northwest Territories, Chile, and Peru. 
 
Wanda currently works for Golder Associates Ltd. out of their Victoria office, and resides with her husband and stepsons with their permaculture- backyard-to-be in the Cedar Hill area. As a past chair for the APEGBC Vancouver Island Branch and an ongoing event supporter, Wanda is looking forward to sharing her experiences and conversation at this event. 
 

Jamie Sawchuk, P.Eng.
Partner, Deloitte Inc.

Jamie Sawchuk is a Partner in Deloitte Canada, consulting practice. He is the Deloitte Public Sector Leader in BC, and leads Deloitte’s Managed Analytics initiative. Jamie is also the BC Lead on Deloitte’s National Innovation, Disruption and Exponential Technologies Council, and a member of Deloitte’s Global Innovation Leadership team.

Jamie specializes in helping organizations achieve efficiency, service, and alignment with their objectives through enabling technology, shared services, and alternative forms of service delivery. Jamie has helped a diverse group of public and private sector clients to streamline operations and realize customer service excellence.

He has worked with international and domestic clients for over 25 years to conduct due diligence, review strategic and operational options, recommend strategies, engage stakeholders, and implement large scale transformation. This has included health and life-sciences entities to design and implement cutting-edge strategies and innovative business models. He has joined the Premier on the last four trade missions to help foster international opportunities for innovation, research, and collaboration.

Jamie holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Western Ontario and is a Professional Engineer with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Manitoba. He is a successful triathlete who enjoys traveling and spending time with his family and friends.
 

Sponsorship Information

Sponsorship packages are available for this event. The following packages are available:

Platinum ($750)
Premier Sponsor (one available)

  • Five-minute speaking opportunity about your company.
  • Company logo and brief write up in next edition of APEGBC Student Newsletter
    (one newsletter per semester).
  • Display promotional items at a designated table.
  • Company description included in the event brochure.
  • Verbal recognition at event.
  • Company logo on refreshment table tent cards.
  • Company logo on event signage and program.
  • Company logo with link on APEGBC website (one year on Student Member page).

Gold ($500) (two available)

  • Display promotional items at a designated table.
  • Company description included in the event brochure.
  • Verbal recognition at event.
  • Company logo on refreshment table tent cards.
  • Company logo on event signage and program.
  • Company logo with link on APEGBC website (six months on Student Member page).

Silver ($250) (four available; three remaining)

  • Verbal recognition at event.
  • Company logo on event signage and program.
  • Company logo with link on APEGBC website (six months on Student Member page).

Door Prize Sponsor ($100) (one available, none remaining)

  • Verbal recognition at event.
  • Company logo on designated signage for door prize.

This event is generously sponsored by MDA (Silver) and the University of Victoria (door prize).

If you would like to sponsor this event, please click on the "Register" button below. You will be prompted to log in and confirm your information. Afterwards, you may select your desired sponsorship package and pay by credit card through the registration system.

APEGBC will be in touch within two business days to confirm the sponsorship package and arrange details. Questions or comments regarding sponsorship packages can be directed to Andrea Michaud, Student Program Coordinator, amichaud@apeg.bc.ca, 604.412.4860.



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