Women in Engineering 2023
June 21, 2023 at
ADVANCE: Women in Engineering is a virtual event that promotes gender equity, diversity and inclusion in Canada’s engineering sector.
Hosted by Canadian Consulting Engineer, this year’s event will spotlight the accomplishments of successful female professional engineers and encourage more women to join the industry. An inspiring keynote presentation will be followed by two dynamic panel discussions.
11:30 am – 11:35 amHost: Peter Saunders, editor, Canadian Consulting Engineer
11:35 am – 12:05 pmSpeaker: Catherine Karakatsanis, COO, Morrison Hershfield
12:05 pm – 12:15 pm
12:15 pm – 1:15 pmModerator: Jeanette Southwood, VP of corporate affairs and strategic partnerships, Engineers Canada
Session #1: Welcoming Women to the Profession
- Jenny Lines, project management division manager, McElhanney
- Lisa Miller-Way, code engineering manager, LRI Engineering
- Emily Secnik, civil engineer-in-training (EIT), Dillon Consulting
1:15 pm – 1:25 pm
1:25 pm – 2:25 pmModerator: Joanna Kervin, VP of external approvals and implementation, Crosslinx Transit Solutions
Session #2: Different Paths to Career Satisfaction
- Judy Tse, interim chief engineer and executive director of engineering and construction services, City of Toronto
- Stacia Van Zetten, CSO and co-founder, Exact Technology
- Montana Wilson, CEO and founder, Grit Engineering
2:25 pm – 2:30 pmHost: Peter Saunders, editor, Canadian Consulting Engineer
Frequently Asked Questions About Women in Engineering 2023
When & Where?Women in Engineering 2023 will take place virtually via Zoom Webinar on June 21, 2023 at 11:30am ET.
There will be a 5 minute break between live sessions.
Why Virtual?The safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers, and community is our number one priority. By making this event an online experience, it eliminates the need for attendees and sponsors to travel in-person, while enabling them to still benefit from the event content.
What’s Included?Your registration provides you with access to watch the virtual keynote, all live sessions, and on-demand recorded content and product demonstrations.
How do I access?We will email you an access link to the virtual event the morning of June 21, 2023.
If you don’t see an access link in your email inbox, please check your junk folder. If you are still unable to locate the email, contact Tara Jacobs.