March 2019

Annual Dinner Presentation: Professional Practice Update

Organized by the Okanagan Branch

Status: Advanced registration is now closed. For space availability, please contact [email protected]
Date: Thursday, March 21, 2019
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: UBC Okanagan - UNC Room 200, 3333 University Way, Kelowna, BC
Presenter: Lindsay Steele, P.Geo.,
Associate Director, Professional Practice
Credit: 1 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Member Price: $40.48 + GST = $42.50

Student Member Price: $21.43 + GST = $22.50

Non-Member Price: $45.24 + GST = $47.50
Contact: Okanagan Branch
Email: [email protected]
Important Dates: Please register by Monday, March 11, 2019.
Please join the Okanagan Branch for an overview of various items which influence the practice of engineering and geoscience in BC. It will include an overview of the new Professional Governance Act, corporate regulation and the guidance and resources the Association provides to assist its members in practicing professionally.


6:00 PM - Registration and networking
6:30 PM - Branch business & announcements
6:45 PM - Buffet Dinner 
7:30 PM - Presentations
9:00 PM - Closing

About the Speaker

Lindsay Steele, P.Geo.,

Associate Director, Professional Practice

As Associate Director of Professional Practice, Lindsay Steele is responsible for the development and management of the association's professional practice and quality management guidelines, practice advice services, and the OQM Program. In addition, Ms. Steele oversees the association’s professional practice committees and working groups.
Ms. Steele is a registered professional geoscientist with extensive experience in mining and mineral exploration. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree with an Advanced Major in Earth Sciences from St. Francis Xavier University. Her past roles include Project Geologist and General Manager of Geotechnical Services for a mineral exploration company, as well as Junior Mine Geologist for the Rabbit Lake uranium mine in Saskatchewan.

Guest/Non-member registration

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