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APEGS 2021 Annual Meeting

And Professional Development Conference

Tuesday, 27 April 2021 - Saturday, 1 May 2021

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

12:00 to 2:00 pm

The Winds of Change:  Key Trends Affecting the Regulation of Professions

James (Jim) T. Casey, Q.C.

2:30 to 3:30 pm

The History of Carbon Capture and Storage in Saskatchewan…Does it have a future?

Erik H. Nickel, M.Sc., P.Geo.

4:00 to 5:00 pm

Climate Services Training Dr. Dave Sauchyn, P.Geo.

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

8:00 to 9:00 am

Overview and Update on APEGS Governance Change Project and Bylaw Changes

Kristen Darr, P.Geo.
Peter Jackson, P.Eng., FEC, FGC (Hon.)

9:30 to 10:30 am

Geoethics in Reporting for Resource Companies

John G. Pearson, M.Sc., P.Geo., FGC, FEC (Hon.)

10:45 to 11:45 am

Indigenous Consultation & the Public Interest for Engineers & Geoscientists

Benjamin Ralston

12:00 to 1:30 pm

21st Century Water Security as Viewed from Space Jay Famiglietti
2:00 to 3:00 pm

Production of Clean Energy:  What Can Engineers Do?

Raphael Idem, PhD, P.Eng.

Thursday, April 29, 2021

8:00 to 9:00 am

RNA Testing in Wastewater for COVID-19

Kerry McPhedran, MSc(Biol), Ph.D., P.Eng.

9:30 to 10:30 am

Small Modular Reactors

Darcy Holderness, P.Eng. - SaskPower
Brent Smith, P.Eng., FEC - NB Power
Eric McGoey – Ontario Power Generation

10:45 to 11:45 am

Critical Materials for Green Energy:  Global to Local Geological Constraints

Kevin Ansdell, Ph.D., P.Geo., FGC, FEC (Hon)
12:00 to 1:30 pm

The Success-Energy Equation

Michelle Cederberg
2:00 to 3:00 pm

COVID-19 Ventilators

Jim Boire, P.Eng. - RMD Engineering

3:30 to 4:30 pm

Communication as Ethical Action

Jeanie Wills and Deb Rolfes

Friday, April 30, 2021

7:00 to 7:45 pm Awards Night  

Saturday, May 1, 2021

 9:00 am to 12:00 pm 91st Annual Meeting  

Representatives from the following APEGS departments will be available throughout the week for short, one-on-one general conversations (by appointment only).

  • Competency-Based Assessment;
  • Continuing Professional Development;
  • Investigation and Discipline; and
  • Professional Practice Exam.

Note that they will not be able to discuss specific applications or cases.

To register please click this link and sign into your APEGS account:
Annual Meeting 2021 Registration

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