EnggTALK 2019, Powered by Pecha Kucha - Diversity & Inclusion in Engineering
When: March 7 2019
Where: Edmonton, Canada
Spread ideas. Network with peers. Meet the engineering leaders of tomorrow.
The Faculty of Engineering Young Alumni Council (EnggYAC) is excited to host their second EnggTALK , a speakers series focused on hearing from young engineering alumni from the University of Alberta that are doing really great things. Our goal is to inspire the next generation of engineers.
This is also an awesome opportunity to connect with peers while listening to quick, high impact presentations from your engineering classmates and colleagues.
Share your passion for diversity and inclusion in engineering.
This year, EnggTALK coincides with International Women’s Day 2019 (#IWD2019) and our theme will support their #BalanceforBetter campaign, because we believe in a gender-balanced and inclusive engineering community.
Presenter Line up:
Meghana Valupadas - Diversity and the Power of the Team
Jillian Tkachuk - #MeToo in Corporate Canada: Let's Change the Story
Carille Mendoza - Wins and Losses as a Triple Minority
Meagan Gebers - My Roller Coaster Ride in the Construction Industry
Leanne Stinn - Revitalization of the Stanley A. Milner Library: An Empowering Journey
Julie Kim - Respect, Disrespect and Self-Respect
Jessica Vandenberghe - What You Need to Know about being a Mid-Career Indigenous Female Mother, Daughter, Engineer and Girlfriend
March 7th, 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Donadeo Innovation Centre for Engineering, 8th floor, Fred Pheasey Commons - University of Alberta
FREE - register to attend!