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NOTICE: The Association office is now open to visitors during the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Visitors are required to wear mask when visiting.
Note that most Association staff are still working from home and continue to be available via e-mail and telephone.
Association staff will be off on Monday, October 12, for Thanksgiving.

News Notice
October 8, 2020
Looking Back Through Our Century: October 1956
On October 27, 1956, Manitoba highway engineers moved the Assiniboine river. By making the river flow under a bridge they built on dry land, a substantial saving was claimed due to not having to straddle the river during construction. To learn more about this "engineering stunt", read the news story.
Continuing Competency Committee Modifies Targets of the ProDev Program for 2020
The Continuing Competency Committee (CCC) agreed to modify the targets of the ProDev program for the 2020 calendar year. These reductions are being made in recognition of the impact that COVID health measures have had on the accessibility of professional development activities. For more details, see the news story.
Geoscience Practice Guidelines Catalogue
The Geoscientists Canada Professional Practice Committee has recently completed its work on the Geoscience Practice Guidelines Catalogue. This resource is designed to support both the professional geoscience practitioner and the Canadian geoscience regulators. For more information and to access the catalogue, see the news story.
Professional Development Opportunities
EngGeoMB Annual General Meeting - October 15, 2020
In accordance with By-law 13.4(a), the Council of Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba invites all professional members and interns to the 2020 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Association. The 2020 AGM will be held online and registration is required to attend. To register, see the event listing.
Ingenium Professional Development Seminars - October 19-22, 2020
Ingenium is less than two weeks away! Register today!
This year's virtual Ingenium Professional Development Seminars provide you with the opportunity to earn over 15 hours of ProDev hours without even leaving home. In celebration of our Centennial year, registration is just $100 (+GST). To see the impressive line-up of speakers and to register, visit the Ingenium webpage.
The New Normal: Navigating COVID-19 - October 22, 2020
During this 90-minute webcast, a panel of leading legal and insurance experts will discuss various issues and share best practices to help you transition during these unprecedented times. The session will include a discussion on contractual issues, recent legal developments, and trends relating to limitation periods and dispute resolution methods. For more information and to register, see the event listing.
Go Eng Girl - Empower Young Girls to Pursue Engineering - October 24, 2020
Go Eng Girl is a free annual opportunity for all girl-identified youth in grades 7-9 to explore the world of engineering and technology. This year's participants will be introduced to 3D modelling. Participants and their parents/guardians will also be invited to a presentation from the Price Faculty of Engineering about what a degree and career in engineering look like. To learn more about Go Eng Girl and to register, visit the event listing.
Asset Management Manitoba Summit 2020 - November 5, 2020
PEMAC Winnipeg Chapter invites you to join them for a morning of live on-line presentations and panel discussions with industry experts. The virtual session will explore asset management standards, decision making in asset management, and business and financial principles in asset management. For more information, see the event listing.

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