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IMechE 175th Anniversary Celebration Seminar

Vancouver, September 2022 – Martin Fandrich, CEng, FIMechE, of Bannerman Consultants will be host of an upcoming event to celebrate the 175th anniversary of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.  While celebrating and honouring our engineering past, we are primarily looking forward to some of the significant worldwide challenges we face in the present.  Speakers at the meeting will opine on the challenges and approaches to climate change (Briac de Chardon, PEng, Director of Technology Transfer – Carbon Engineering Ltd), future skills and education (Dr. Kevin Oldknow, PEng, Senior Advisor to the Provost – Simon Fraser University) and future transport (Gerhard Schmidt, PEng, VP of Engineering – HTEC). 

Registration is free. Coffee and donuts are anticipated on site at Langara College in Vancouver, although online viewing is an option.  Virtual participants will need to provide their own donuts.

The seminar will take place on Saturday 24 September 2022 from 830 to 1300 (PDT).  For further information refer to the Chartered Engineers Pacific website.