2015 – 54th Annual Engineering and Technology Conference

54th Annual Engineering and Technology Conference

Preliminary Notice

Friday, November 6, 2015

Valhalla Inn, Thunder Bay, Ontario

Presentations start at 9 am


The presentations for the conference are listed below.  More details of the presentations will be in a later flyer.

Morning Presentations:                  

  • Structural Wood Panels – Michelle Maybee, , P.Eng., Canadian Wood Council
  • Biomass Power – Bill McLean, P.Eng., WSP
  • Roadblocks to Progress: Issues that are Hampering Development in Northwestern Ontario, Chris Dougherty, P.Eng., Nordmin Engineering
  • Elliot Lake Recommendations – Bernie Ennis, P.Eng, PEO
  • Nipigon River Railroad Bridge – Bill Skrepichuck
  • Engineering Failures – Lessons in Professional Ethics. -Paul Acchione, P.Eng, Former President and Chair OSPE
    • PEO Presentation/Discussion – Dan Preley, P.Eng,
Luncheon Speakers

       Northern Regional Councillor

  • OSPE Presentation/Discussion – Paul Acchione, P.Eng,

Former President and Chair, OSPE

Keynote Speaker – Planning to Prosper- Making Thunder Bay a Climate-Ready City – Curniss McGoldrick

Cost~ including lunch – Members $40.00, Students $15.00

To ensure sufficient meals for attendees, please register by October 28, 2015 with the Northern Regional Office by email at peonro@lakeheadu.ca, or by phone at 807-343-8345.