Gwyn Morgan FCAE describes the safety record of modern double-hulled tankers.
Congratulations to Dr. Robert Walker FCAE who was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by Acadia University at its 15 May convocation. Before his retirement, Dr. Walker most recently AECL’s President and CEO and previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Defence Research and Development Canada.
Congratulations to Dr. Gerry Price FCAE who will be awarded a honorary degree from the University of Manitoba at its Spring Convocation 8 June.
“Gerry Price is chairman and CEO of the Price Group of Companies. Since he became president in 1986, the company has grown from 250 employees to more than 3,000, and sales from $30 million to over $550 million, with 19 sales offices and 13 manufacturing sites across North America. At the University of Manitoba, Price has established and contributed to scholarships for engineering and architecture students, supported facilities in the Faculty of Engineering and recently established a bursary fund for Indigenous engineering students.”
Dr. Steve E. Hrudey FCAE be inducted into the Alberta Order of Excellence, Alberta’s highest civilian honour in Edmonton this October.
Hrudey joins a number of other Fellows of the Canadian Academy of Engineering inducted into the order: Dr. Norbert Morgenstern, FCAE (1991), Eric Newell FCAE. (2004) and Dr. Jacob Masliyah, FCAE (2015).
Congratulations to Kenneth G. Thomas FCAE who was inaugurated as the President, Canadian Institute Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) in May 2017 for 1 year. The CIM was created in 1898 by Royal Charter.
University of Waterloo Professor John Mcphee #FCAE, describes the software required for new automobiles.
Professor Slobodan Simonovic, FCAE director of engineering studies with Western University’s Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction describes how and why we get it wrong with floods.
Dr. Kevin Englehart FCAE accepts, on behalf of UNB’s Institute of Biomedical Engineering, the province’s Innovation Champion at the Knowledge and Innovation Recognition Awards.
Kudos to Professor Miguel F. Anjos FCAE
University Canada Chair Elizabeth Cannon FCAE calls for more federal support for research.