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Engineering Associates Program

Submitted by nnreimer.local on Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:07pm

How can you help build engineering community? The Engineering Associates Program is your chance! The program has been bringing together influential industry colleagues, innovative researchers, and future engineering leaders for engaging breakfast discussions for more than 25 years. 

Engineering Associates Program is open to all members of the community and is an effective way to:

  • Access exclusive networking opportunities with industry leaders and researchers
  • Learn about the latest research and technology breakthroughs
  • Meet top engineering students.

 With leading research and strong industry connections, the Schulich School of Engineering is well positioned to support your professional development and growth.

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Join now as an individual member

Become an Engineering Associates Program member

Top five reasons to become a member:

  1. Spark your passion for engineering
  2. Network with industry leaders and researchers about how engineering makes a difference
  3. Witness the latest research breakthroughs
  4. Gain exclusive access to faculty and students
  5. Exchange ideas and build a stronger engineering community

What membership includes:

Breakfast Series

  • Six breakfast events from October to May at the University of Calgary's Rozsa Centre or a Downtown location
  • Each event includes a breakfast buffet, networking time and complimentary parking on campus
  • Presentations cover current engineering topics organized by the Schulich School of Engineering
  • You can be at your desk by 9 a.m.

Special events

As an added bonus, members will also receive special invitations to exclusive events for the engineering community such as:

  • Dean's Holiday Reception
  • Distinguished Speakers Panel

Special events

You receive special invitations to exclusive events for the engineering community such as:

  • Dean's Holiday Reception
  • Distinguished Speakers Panel

2016-2017 Schedule

Thursday, April 6

Topic: Biomimicry
Speaker: Marjan Eggermont, Associate Dean (Student Affairs), Schulich School of Engineering
Location: Rozsa Centre (University of Calgary)

Thursday, May 18

Topic: Women in Engineering 

Past Events

Thursday, October 20

Topic: Biometrics: More than just fingerprints
Speakers:

Thursday, November 17

Topic: Sparking entrepreneurship and innovation on your team
Speaker: Alex Bruton, Senior Instructor, Schulich School of Engineering

Thursday, December 8

Dean’s Holiday Reception

Thursday, February 9

Topic: Sustainable energy 
Speaker: Andy Knight, Professor, Schulich School of Engineering 
Location: Rozsa Centre

Electricity and Renewables, Andy Knight, Professor and Transmission Electric Industry Chair [PPT]

AESO's Presentation [PDF]

Engineering Associates Program past corporate members

3esi Innovation Inc
Airtex Manufacturing Group
Altex Energy
Amec Foster Wheeler
BMO Capital Markets
CH2M Hill Energy
Dialog
EllisDon Construction Services
Engineered Air
Fluor Canada Ltd
IBM Canada
Lafarge Canada
NovAtel Inc
Opus Stewart Weir
Precision Drilling Corporation
Read Jones Christoffersen Ltd.
SMP Engineering
SNC-Lavalin Inc
Stantec Consulting
Suncor Energy

Contact for the Engineering Associates Program

Alya Jinah

Industry Relations Specialist 
Schulich School of Engineering 
2500 University Drive NW 
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4 
Phone: (403) 210-6848 
Email: eap@ucalgary.ca

Become an Engineering Associates Program member

Top five reasons to become a member:

  1. Spark your passion for engineering
  2. Network with industry leaders and researchers about how engineering makes a difference
  3. Witness the latest research breakthroughs
  4. Gain exclusive access to faculty and students
  5. Exchange ideas and build a stronger engineering community

What membership includes:

Breakfast Series

  • Six breakfast events from October to May at the University of Calgary's Rozsa Centre or a Downtown location
  • Each event includes a breakfast buffet, networking time and complimentary parking on campus
  • Presentations cover current engineering topics organized by the Schulich School of Engineering
  • You can be at your desk by 9 a.m.

Special events

As an added bonus, members will also receive special invitations to exclusive events for the engineering community such as:

  • Dean's Holiday Reception
  • Distinguished Speakers Panel
Special events

You receive special invitations to exclusive events for the engineering community such as:

  • Dean's Holiday Reception
  • Distinguished Speakers Panel
2016-2017 Schedule

Thursday, April 6

Topic: Biomimicry
Speaker: Marjan Eggermont, Associate Dean (Student Affairs), Schulich School of Engineering
Location: Rozsa Centre (University of Calgary)

Thursday, May 18

Topic: Women in Engineering 

Past Events

Thursday, October 20

Topic: Biometrics: More than just fingerprints
Speakers:

Thursday, November 17

Topic: Sparking entrepreneurship and innovation on your team
Speaker: Alex Bruton, Senior Instructor, Schulich School of Engineering

Thursday, December 8

Dean’s Holiday Reception

Thursday, February 9

Topic: Sustainable energy 
Speaker: Andy Knight, Professor, Schulich School of Engineering 
Location: Rozsa Centre

Electricity and Renewables, Andy Knight, Professor and Transmission Electric Industry Chair [PPT]

AESO's Presentation [PDF]

Engineering Associates Program past corporate members

3esi Innovation Inc
Airtex Manufacturing Group
Altex Energy
Amec Foster Wheeler
BMO Capital Markets
CH2M Hill Energy
Dialog
EllisDon Construction Services
Engineered Air
Fluor Canada Ltd
IBM Canada
Lafarge Canada
NovAtel Inc
Opus Stewart Weir
Precision Drilling Corporation
Read Jones Christoffersen Ltd.
SMP Engineering
SNC-Lavalin Inc
Stantec Consulting
Suncor Energy

Contact for the Engineering Associates Program

Alya Jinah

Industry Relations Specialist 
Schulich School of Engineering 
2500 University Drive NW 
Calgary, AB T2N 1N4 
Phone: (403) 210-6848 
Email: eap@ucalgary.ca