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Member Spotlight

July 2021

In addition to being elected as President of the Canadian Academy of Engineering, Soheil Asgarpour has been appointed as a Director of the Council of Canadian Academics.

Alex Meisen presented an update on Nuclear Fusion Power at the June Canadian Academy of Engineering Webinar on Nuclear Fission and Fusion energy.

Mina Hoofar has been appointed Dean of Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Victoria and Elected President of the Canadian Society of Mechanical Engineering.

May 2021

Guy Van Uytven has prepared a paper On Strengthening North American Electrical Energy Security with a View on Net-Zero Emissions that was tabled with the Federal Net Zero Advisory Body and the Council of the Federation (Canada’s Provincial and Territorial Premiers) Secretariat.

Click on the link below (also available in the PAPERS section):
On Strengthening North American Electrical Energy Security With a View on Net-Zero Emissions

A second paper authored by Guy Van Uytven called Power System Net-Zero Emissions by 2050. How Can we get there? hopes to “foster discussions to help energy administrations to achieve proper planning regarding the (net-zero) goal”.

Click on the link below (also available in the PAPERS section):
Power System Net-Zero Emissions by 2050. How can we get there?

November 2020

CSSE Fellow Dr. Marc Rosen was elected to the Canadian Academy of Engineering Board of Directors

CSSE Fellow Dr. Soheil Asgarpour was elected President-elect of the Canadian Academy of Engineering

August 2020

Colin Smith has been awarded the Engineers Canada Meritorious Service Award for Professional Services

April 2019

Dennis Paddock has been awarded the Meritorious Service Award by Engineers Canada

September 2018

Brian Purdy has been appointed to the Board of Efficiency Manitoba

Leo Flaman has joined the executive of the Calgary Branch of the Canadian Society of Mechanical Engineers

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July 2018

Margaret Kuzyk has been featured in the book Women of Innovation, the Impact of Leading Engineers in Canada published by the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum. http://magazine.cim.org/en/voices/margaret-kuzyk/

Colin Smith was presented a Vice Regal Commendation by her Honour Judith Guichon British Columbia’s Lieutenant Governor

Ken Putt has received the first PTAC Legacy Award

June 2018

CSSE Director Chan Wirasinghe has received the Order of the University of Calgary

February 2018

Karim Nasser FCSSE awarded an Order of Canada December 11, 2017

January 2018

Wayne Clifton has been awarded the Beaubien Award by the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies for Life Time Achievements.

Colin Smith of Victoria has been made a fellow of the EIC.

Robin Black of Victoria has been awarded the CPR medal by EIC.

November 2017

Rick Kullman has been awarded the Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan Meritorious Achievement Award by The Association of Consulting Engineering Companies – Saskatchewan (ACEC-SK).

April 2017

Jean-Guy René of Longueuil has been made a Fellow of Engineers Canada.

Leo Flaman of Calgary has been made a Fellow of Engineers Canada.

January 2017

Jean Zu of Toronto has been awarded the EIC John B. Stirling Medal for leadership at the national level of EIC.

Dick Frey has been awarded the EIC Julian C Smith Medal for Achievements in the development of Canada.

Len Bateman has been awarded the Order of Canada for the development of Hydro Electric Power.

Rick Kullman has been appointed to the University of Regina Senate.

Art Opseth has been appointed to the University of Regina Board of Governors.

Eddie Isaacs has made a presentation to The Senate Energy Committee.

Soheil Asgarpour has made an invited presentation to the Senate Energy Committee.

Guy Van Uytven made a presentation to the Richard Marceau Energy Symposium.

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