AGM 2016


Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Dawson Room

Prince Arthur Waterfront & Suites,

Thunder Bay, Ontario


6:00 p.m. – Symposium with Cash Bar –

6:30 p.m. Buffet Dinner (Roast beef on a bun, tossed salad, seasonal mixed vegetables, oven roast potatoes, dainties, tea & coffee, one pitcher of beer/table). To ensure sufficient meals are available, PEO members of the Lakehead Chapter and Engineering Students at Lakehead University are to make reservations by calling the Northern Regional Office at 343-8345 or emailing at  by 2 pm March 22 2016. If you have any special dietary requirements, please advise the NRO when making your reservation. Cost is $15.00 per person.

 6:30 p.m.

7:00 p.m. – Annual General Meeting – Call to Order –.

8:00 p.m. – Guest Speaker: Daniel Vasiliu, MSEE, MSIE, P.Eng., XLV Diagnostics

 Topic: High-Resolution Digital Mammography

XLV Diagnostics is a Thunder Bay based company developing a low-cost, high-resolution digital mammography scanner that will make breast cancer screening accessible to patients in developing countries, as well as rural and remote locations. The company spun off from TBRRI in 2012 and is currently in the final stages of prototyping its first implementation of a ground-breaking technology. Clinical trials are planned for late 2016, and manufacturing  for a world-wide market will begin in Thunder Bay shortly thereafter.