The 2009 Summit and National Convention was held on June 24th to the 27th in Whistler, British Columbia.
An impressive array of speakers were lined up including presentations on the Canadian, US, and international stimulus packages; trends in insurance, public-private partnerships, and the economy; a highly interactive discussion on human resource challenges facing both senior executives and young professionals; and the ever-fascinating Owners' Roundtable and Cross-Canada reports.
The presentations delivered during the convention, listed below, are available for download-including the Human Resources Breakout Sessions.
Derek Holloway, Insurance in Canada: What does the Future Hold?
Derek Holloway, Safety at Work
Mark Casaletto, Where is the Economy Heading?
John Fussell, Public Private Partnerships: What will be the impact for engineers?
Lindsay Mitchell, Making a Difference Globally: Engineers without Borders
Dr. Ashraf Hendy, The Social Challenges of Young Engineers in Disaster Affected Areas
Dr. John Boyd, Engineers and Social Issues: Transactor or Trusted Advisor
Martin Nielsen, Engineers and the Environment: What Role can you play?
Françoise Faverjon-Fortin, International Opportunities: Where and How?
Joe Neurauter, Market Opportunities in the United States
Jeff Morrison, Stimulate Me: A Status Report on the Federal Stimulus Package
Susie Grynol, Release of Document 31
Melinda Nycholat, Defence Construction Canada
CEOs and Principals' RoundtableModerator: Jason Mewis (ENGCOMP), Small Firms
Moderator: Ben Novak (Planmark Ltd.), Medium Firms
Moderator: Brian Pearse (Stewart Weir), Large Firms
Moderator: Yves Cadotte (SNC Lavalin), Extra-Large Firms