Thursday, September 24, 2020
Transportation Engineer, McElhanney
7:30 am - 8:00 am
Leveraging Your Network
Networking doesn’t have to be about luck or what you know, but who you know. Like any marketing endeavor, some simple planning can greatly increase your chances of success. Your network is the exact people who will open doors for you and unlock thrilling new opportunities that you simply would not have access to without them. Derek Drummond from Stantec will help you to understand the increasing importance of being able to use your networks effectively and how you can leverage them for a range of purposes, and help you get where you want to go as a key to your career success.
Vice President, Regional Business Lead, Transportation, Stantec
Derek has 20 years of experience leading small and large multidisciplinary project teams through a variety of new public infrastructure projects. Prior to working at Stantec, Derek was BC MoTI’s South Coast Deputy Director responsible for several major planning initiatives, including the George Massey Tunnel Replacement Project as well as managing the capital programming and project delivery for the region.
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!