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Thought Provoking Sessions

14+

Senior Leaders Speaking

Unlimited

Professional Development Opportunities

Monday, September 21, 2020

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5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Zoom Meeting

Kick-off Networking Event

Join us for an evening of networking over virtual trivia to kick-off the 2020 Young Professionals Conference!

Note: This event is included in the conference pass and with any individual session ticket.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

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12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Zoom Webinar

Breaking Barriers: Creating Connection – Expanding Your Connections

Jeff McLellan, BFL
Negin Tousi, Water Treatment Engineer, WSP Canada
Graham Lovely, Partner, MCW Consultants

 

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5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Zoom Webinar

Growth Path to Leadership Role

Darryl Matson, Senior Vice President, COWI NA
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High Performance Habits

David Marchand, Project Manager, Associate, Binnie Consulting

 

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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

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7:30 am - 8:30 am

Zoom Webinar

A Career Beyond Engineering

Caroline Andrewes, President & CEO, ACEC-BC

 

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12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Zoom Webinar

Communication Etiquette

Andrew Solkin, Manager, Proposal Development, Associate, Wood Canada Limited

 

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Learning from Failure

Saqib Khan, Spannovation Bridge and Seismic School

 

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

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7:30 am - 8:30 am

Zoom Webinar

Leveraging Your Network

Derek Drummond, Vice President, Regional Business Lead, Transportation, Stantec
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Expand Your Outlook: Skill-Based Volunteering

Pia Abercromby, Bridge Engineer, McElhanney

 

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5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Zoom Webinar

Panel Discussion: How to Make Big Decisions for Your Career

Suzanne Powell, Associate / Branch Manager, Thurber Engineering
Andrea Lougheed, Senior Geotechnical Engineer, BGC Engineering
Damian O’Kane, Senior Vice President, Transportation Practice, Tetra Tech Canada
David Ellis, Bridge Engineering Division Manager, McElhanney

 

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Friday, September 25, 2020

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8:00 am - 9:00 am

Zoom Webinar

Intro to Conflict Management Styles

Allison Clavelle, Principal / Transportation Engineer, Urban Systems
Danae Johnson, Leadership Coach & Founder, Thinking Partners
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12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Zoom Meeting

Conference Wrap-up and Virtual Networking 

To close out the awesome week of virtual YP Conference sessions we will gather for small group discussions. These will focus on reflecting what you have learned. There will also be an opportunity to discuss the future of the industry and how ACEC-BC YPG can support YPs.

 

Note: This event is included in the conference pass and with any individual session ticket.

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Senior leaders from a number of ACEC-BC member firms will be at the Young Professionals Conference to discuss their career success and lessons learned.

Don't miss this opportunity to network and gain valuable insight to help guide your Path to Career Success!

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Conference presented by the Young Professionals Group of

ACEC - British Columbia
Suite 1258 - 409 Granville St.
Vancouver, BC  V6C 1T2