Online Program Women In Engineering Summit

Friday, June 17, 2022

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

08:00 am

  • Breakfast and Networking Event

Moderator and Breakout Groups

09:00 am

  • Breakfast and Networking Event

Erin Austen

Welcome Erin Austen – WES 2022 Chair

 

Lara Murphy

Keynote Speaker Lara Murphy – Co-Founder Ryan Murphy Construction Ltd

10:00 AM Education Session #1

  • See speaker 1
  • See speaker 2

Alvin Pilobello

Alvin Pilobello – Impact of Male Champions and Sponsors on Advancing Women’s Careers

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Calle Lissina – Reversing the Bias Blocking Women from Technical and Leadership Roles

11:00 AM Education Session #2

  • See speaker 1
  • See speaker 2

Martha Vega-Smith & Andrea Marciales – Applying for a P.Eng. as an ITP (Internationally-Trained Professional)

Samantha Daly

Samantha Daly – Maximizing the Network of Women Supporting Women for 30 by 30

12:00 PM Lunch Break

  • Lunch Break

No Education Sessions, just a Break

12:30 PM Lunch Networking Event

  • Lunch Break

Meet Potential Employers and/or Colleagues

1:00 PM Education Session 3

  • See speaker 1
  • See speaker 2

Jason Vanderzwaag – Growing a Male Allyship Program within Your Engineering Workplace

Kinia (Adamczyk) Romanowska

Kinia (Adamczyk) Romanowska – Coordinating Dual Engineering Careers Toward Family Management

2:00 PM Education Session 4

  • See speaker 1
  • See speaker 2

Erin Thorp

Erin Thorp – Restoring a Work Culture Labelled "Toxic" Helps Everyone

Claudia-Gomez-Villeneuve

Claudia-Gomez-Villeneuve – How the Canada Employment Equity Act Enhances the 30 by 30 Initiative

3:00 PM

  • 30 by 30 Initiative Expert Pane

Erin Austen

Erin Austen Panel Moderator

Svetlana Yanushkevich

Svetlana Yanushkevich
Associate Dean of Diversity
University of Calgary

Sandy Birrell

Sandy Birrell
Engineers Yukon
30 by 30 Champion

Ari Copeland

Steve McMahon
COO
Alberta Innovates

TBA

TBA

4:00 PM

  • EDI (Equity, Diversity and Inclusion) Expert Panel

Ingrid Pederson

Ingrid Pederson Panel Moderator

Rejeanne Aimey

Réjeanne Aimey Black Engineers
of Canada

Deanna Burgart

Deanna Burgart
IndigeSTEAM

Ari Copeland

Ari Copeland Queer and Transgender
Man in Construction

Mairim Neves

Mairim Neves Mujeres Omega

5:00 PM

  • Closing Event and Dinner Networking Event

Closing Event and Dinner Networking Event