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Lifelong Learning/Formation continue
CSCE
HEC-RAS Modeling Including Advanced Applications
March 25-27, 2014
Ottawa, Toronto, Regina
The course covers the basic theoretical background of one-dimensional hydraulic modeling, model calibration, bridges and weirs, flood flow simulation and inundation mapping, flow separation, and simulation of unsteady flow. The course based on exercises that cover each topic.


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Job opening at The University of British Columbia
The University of British Columbia
As one of the world's leading universities, The University of British Columbia creates an exceptional learning environment that fosters global citizenship, advances a civil and sustainable society, and supports outstanding research to serve the people of British Columbia, Canada and the world. The School of Engineering invites you to join us in achieving UBC's new vision.
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Seeking applications for a Department of Civil and Geological Engineering Assistant or Associate Professor in geotechnical engineering
University of Saskatchewan
The Department of Civil and Geological Engineering at the University of Saskatchewan invites applications from outstanding candidates for a tenure‐track faculty position in Geotechnical Engineering at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. The Department has high-quality geotechnical laboratory facilities and a history of excellence in geotechnical engineering, particularly focused on research and innovation in the infrastructure and resource-development industries in Western Canada.
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Conferences/Conférences
CSCE
CSCE Annual Conference Halifax
Date: May 28-31, 2014
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
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Sponsorship/Trade booth opportunities

International Conference on Stormwater and Urban Water Systems Modeling
Date: Feb. 26-27, 2014
Toronto, ON

BCWWA Annual Conference & Trade Show
Date: May 3-6, 2014
Whistler, BC

Canadian International Aluminum Conference (CIAC)
Date: June 2-4, 2014
Montreal, Quebec

23rd International Scientific and Technical Conference "Water Supply and Water Quality"
Date: June 22-25, 2014
Location: Torun, Poland

9th International Conference on Short and Medium Span Bridge, SMSB-IX
CSCE
Date: July 15-18, 2014
Location: Calgary, AB
The Calgary bridge engineering community is pleased to host the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering's 9th International Conference on Short and Medium Span Bridge, SMSB-IX.

EMI 2014
Date: Aug. 5-8, 2014
Hamilton, ON

2014 International Conference on Marine & Fresh Water Environments (IMFE 2014)
Date: Aug. 6-9, 2014
Location: St. John's, NL Canada

GeoRegina 2014
Sept. 28-Oct. 1, 2014
Delta Regina Hotel, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada

Water for Today and Tomorrow
Water Availability, Supply & Security in the 21st Century
Date: October 28-30, 2014
Location: Tianjin, China
Contact info:
CHES: Amy Wang Qiong
CSCE: Prof. Ron Droste

4th Nirma University International Conference on Engineering
Nov. 28-30, 2014 -- Ahmedabad, India
Track: Civil Engineering
Theme: Concrete and Structural Engineering

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CSCE Hydrotechnical Engineering Award
CSCE
The CSCE Hydrotechnical Engineering Award is presented each year for the best Masters' thesis in Canada related to hydotechnical disciplines. The award is intended to recognize an outstanding Masters' thesis that demonstrates high quality research technique, high quality presentation of the work, and relevance to water engineering and water management in Canada.
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Prix d'excellence en génie hydrotechnique de la SCGC
SCGC
Le Prix d'Excellence en Génie Hydrotechnique de la SCGC est présenté tous les ans pour la meilleure thèse de Master au Canada dans les disciplines hydrotechniques. Le prix a pour but de reconnaître une thèse de Mater remarquable qui démontre des qualités supérieures de technique de recherche, de présentation du travail, et une pertinence à l'égard de l'ingénierie et la gestion de l'eau au Canada.
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 Growing with Youth/Croître avec les jeunes


CSCE student member registration
CSCE
Have you signed up to be a CSCE student member yet? Student activities are in full swing right now! Get in touch with your local chapter. Click here to find your student chapter president's contact info. Visit the CSCE student page for more information or get in touch with the Chair of the Student Affairs Committee, Charles-Darwin Annan at Charles-Darwin.Annan@gci.ulaval.ca. You'll be hearing more from him about exciting student initiatives as the year progresses and he'd also love to hear your thoughts on the CSCE and student activities.


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Les activités étudiantes
SCGC
Avez-vous signé pour être un membre étudiant de la CSCE? Les activités étudiantes sont en plein essor en ce moment! Contact votre section locale. Cliquez ici pour trouver les coordonnées de votre président chapitre étudiant. Pour plus d'information, visitez la page web étudiante de la SCGC ou entrez en contact avec le président du comité des affaires étudiantes, Charles-Darwin Annan à Charles-Darwin.Annan@gci.ulaval.ca. Tout au long de l'année, le président du comité des affaires étudiantes vous tiendra au courant des diverses activités organisées par la SCGC. N'hésitez pas à lui envoyer vos idées et commentaires afin que l'année à venir soit des plus intéressantes.

L'Université de Toronto, en collaboration avec le chapitre de Toronto de la SCGC, a tenu sa 5e cérémonie annuelle de signature de la Promesse envers les générations à venir, le 19 juin 2013, avec plus de 30 signataires de l'université et de l'industrie. Cette initiative étudiante invite les signataires à regarder au-delà du « moi » et du « maintenant » et à tenir compte des besoins des générations à venir. Visitez le site http://www.ptfg.otg/ pour obtenir plus de renseignements et adressez-vous à Amie (yp@csce.ca ) si vous souhaitez créer un chapitre dans votre institution.

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New CSCE YP Facebook page/Nouvelle page Facebook JP SCGC
New CSCE YP Facebook page/Nouvelle page Facebook JP SCGC
We now have a CSCE YP page on Facebook! Like us at https://www.facebook.com/csceyp to get news and updates and connect with YPs across the country.

Nous avons maintenant une page des jeunes professionnels de la SCGC sur Facebook. Allez au http://www.facebook.com.csceyp pour obtenir les dernières nouvelles et vous brancher sur les jeunes professionnels du pays.

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 Leadership in Sustainable Infrastructure/Leadership en infrastructures durables


Google mapping application will help to save the world's forests
The State Column
According to the World Resources Institute (WRI), Google, along with a group of 40 international partners, has launched the Global Forest Watch (GFW). GFW is a dynamic online forest monitoring and alert system that allows people and organizations to better monitor and manage forests. Using satellite technology, crowd sourcing and open data the project aims to provide real time, reliable information about the state of the world's forests.
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Canada, U.S., Mexico are now fierce energy rivals
The Globe and Mail
The head of Mexico's state-owned oil company envisions a NAFTA-style energy partnership with Canada and the United States. Pemex chief executive officer Emilio Lozoya Austin isn't the first person to muse about greater continental energy integration through such policies as resource pooling and harmonized regulations. But it's a new energy world in 2014, two decades after the landmark North American free-trade agreement was struck.
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Alberta leads Canada through next wave of construction
Calgary Herald
A recent report says Alberta will lead Canada’s construction industry through the next decade, with major new oilsands projects and residential work driving job growth in virtually every year between now and 2023. BuildForce Canada’s 2014-2023 Construction and Maintenance Looking Forward forecast said the pace of expansion has resumed, with construction employment across all markets growing past the 2008 peak by 2013.
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Spectacular glacier skywalk causes controversy
Sourceable
While opponents claim that Jasper National Park's Glacier Skywalk, scheduled to open in May 2014, ruins the experience of untouched wilderness that attracts so many tourists, the cantilevered glass structure is inarguably a spectacular achievement.
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