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Biennial Conference of the Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science, Trades and Technology (CCWESTT)

The Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science, Technology, and Trades (CCWESTT), an organization that supports and encourages diversity in these sectors, will be offering a CCWESTT 2020 Virtual Speaker Series in November 2020 which will feature the keynote speakers originally scheduled (Dr. Marcia Anderson, Dr. Gina Cody, Julie Angus, and Sherry Holmes). This year’s conference theme is Future Forward: Engage. Advance. Inspire.

For more details:  consult https://ccwesttconference.org/

International VDI Conference on Gears 2021

The Association of German Engineers (VDI) is again organizing its “International Conference on Gears” to be held on 15-17 September 2021 at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), near Munich, Germany.

A benefit to CSME members is that they can participate in the conference at the same reduced price as VDI members. For more details, please visit the conference website.

2020 CSME Congress postponed till 2021

On behalf of the CSME 2020 Organizing Committee, we would like to inform you that the 2020 CSME Congress that was to be held in Charlottetown, PE on June 21-24 2020 will be postponed to the summer of 2021. This postponement is due to the COVID-19 outbreak; the health and safety of our attendees, volunteers, organizers and committee members are our greatest priority and at this time we believe that it was necessary to reschedule the Charlottetown CSME Congress for next year.

Notice: CSME 2020 Annual General Meeting

The 2020 Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering will take place as follows:

Date:             29 November 2020
Time:             1:30 PM – 2 PM EST
Location:     3rd Fl, MIE Dept, University of Toronto, ON

The AGM agenda package will be issued in October 2020, and will include the following reports for approval by general members.

Passive House Canada Training

Passive House Canada is a national non-profit professional association advocating for the Passive House high-performance building standard. Passive House Canada's training goal is to increase the country's capacity to build healthier, more resilient and sustainable buildings that reduce carbon emissions and help Canada meet its climate action goals and agreements.

To view their full course calendar, please visit their website at http://www.passivehousecanada.com/training/.

ECO Canada Internships Program

The ECO Canada Internship Program gives eligible employers up to $15,000 to hire interns for full-time, meaningful environmental jobs related to one or multiple STEM fields - Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics that also have a positive environmental impact. Internships typically last 12 months and are intended to lead to permanent employment.

Contact: internship@eco.ca or 403-233-0748 x1940 or x1941