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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:             November 2020 (exact date to be determined)
Time:             1:30 PM – 2 PM EDT
Location:     TBD

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

  • The 2019 audited financial statements
  • The 2020 report of the CSME Nominating Committee
  • Proposed Amendments to the CSME Bylaws.

8th World Sustainability Forum, Geneva, Switzerland,15-17 September, 2020

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The 8th World Sustainability Forum (WSF2020) will be held from 15 to 17 September, 2020, during the 1st World Sustainability Week in Geneva, Switzerland to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the UN SDGs.

As an affiliated society, the CSME is happy to announce that its members can benefit from a 20% discount on their WSF2020 registration fees. For more info, please consult the conference's website: https://wsf-8.sciforum.net/.

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 hosting its 18th biennial national professional development conference in Winnipeg, on Nov 12-14, 2020.

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

Call for 2020 CSME National Student Design Competition

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The Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering (CSME) invites Canadian engineering undergraduate students to take part in the 2020 CSME National Design Competition.  This competition will showcase outstanding undergraduate student Capstone design projects from across Canada, with a focus on Social Impact, Tackling Climate Change and Technical Expertise in Mechanical Engineering.

39th International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering (OMAE 2020)

The 39th International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering (OMAE 2020) will take place in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on June 28 - July 3, 2020. CSME members may register at OMAE's "member" rates. For more details, visit the website: www.omae2020.com.

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