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News Notice
October 28, 2021

Ingenium 2021 Awards Ceremony
This year's virtual awards ceremony, held on November 5, 2021, will once again honour member achievements and corporate contributions in the fields of engineering and geoscience and is complimentary to all those who are interested in attending. Those in Winnipeg can also opt to have a gourmet picnic box delivered to them before the afternoon's awards ceremony for just $20 plus GST, courtesy of our sponsor Canada Life. Check out the event listing to learn more and to register.
It's Not Too Late to Join Ingenium 2021!
Even though Ingenium 2021 is well underway, there's still plenty of live and interactive sessions as well as virtual networking opportunities to take part in. All presentations are recorded and available on the Ingenium Hub to access on-demand at your leisure. All content will be available until January 2022, so there's plenty of time left to register! Visit the Ingenium webpage for details on conference presenters and to register online.
New Foundational and Infrastructure Path from the BRACE/MCRT Project Team
EngGeoMB's Building Regional Adaptation Capacity and Expertise (BRACE) and Manitoba Climate Resilience Training (MCRT) Project Team has worked with the other sectors to create a suite of training courses that enhance climate knowledge and help integrate climate risk and opportunities into decision-making and planning within the infrastructure sector in Manitoba. The entire MCRT course suite is made up of 18 courses and open to anyone interested in participating, however there is a recommended "Foundational and Infrastructure Path" of courses specifically recommended for infrastructure professionals, as indicated in the course schedule. Members and practitioners are invited to explore the courses offered through the MCRT Project and register online for the foundational courses.
Now Accepting Applications to EngGeoMB Mentorship Program
Registration is still open for our new Mentorship Program! The program is designed to support the skill development, community growth, and professional and personal goal achievement of Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba members from intern to advanced level professionals. This yearly program runs from January to December and includes quarterly mentoring events. To learn more and apply for the program, please review the Mentorship Program webpage.

Volunteer Opportunities
Registration Committee - Multiple Positions
The Registration Committee (RC) is a committee of Council made up of registered professional members from both engineering and geoscience disciplines. The committee is responsible for conducting the final review for members and interns who are moving forward towards final registration. RC is currently seeking new professional members to join the committee, and while all members are welcome to apply, the committee is most in need of professional members with expertise in the following areas: mining, mechanical/HVAC, geological engineering, or geoscientists. See the call for volunteers for full details.
Professional Development Opportunities
Climate Change 101 - November 4, 2021
This course is the first BRACE/MCRT course on the nine-course Foundational and Infrastructure path specifically recommended for infrastructure professionals. The course builds off of the expertise and experience of the Prairie Climate Centres's dedicated team of climatologists and environmental scientists to grow the confidence of professionals in being able to speak about our changing climate. Check out the event listing for more information and to register online.
APEGS PD Days - Writing Proposals and Requests for Proposals - November 15-24, 2021
This interactive webinar course, hosted by RGI International, will help participants gain confidence in organizing, writing, and editing proposals for Request for Proposals/quotes. By the end of the course, participants will be able to understand the proposal writing process, participate effectively in an interview situation, determine the best format and structure of a proposal, and how to use confident and precise language to convey information. See the APEGS website for more information and to register. Registration deadline is October 31, 2021.

Looking for more online training opportunities? Click here to access a full listing of training delivered online.