Educating the Engineers of our Future - Online

Aug 13, 2020 11:40 AM - 1:00 PM


Location: Online (see instructions below)

Date: Thursday, August 13th, 2020

Time: Virtual Networking: 11:40 am, Presentation: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Cost: Free

RSVP: Please use our Online Registration process to register by Tuesday, August 11th, 2020.


This event qualifies for 1 Professional Development Hour (PDH) for the Engineers Nova Scotia CPD program.


The Faculty of Engineering at Dalhousie Engineering continues to provide a curriculum to educate the future graduates and your potential employees to meet the challenges of the current workplace.  


  • New Graduates require exposure to design projects with interaction with clients and "real world" problems. The Capstone Program continues to grow in enrollment and involvement from the Engineering Network in Nova Scotia. Learn how your organization can benefit from being an industry client for a Capstone Project.

  • Innovation in Atlantic Canada has grown at an exponential rate in the last few years. The Emera ideaHUB at Dalhousie University has a program to set Engineers on the path to success with ingenuis new ideas. Clif Johnston will provide an update on the activities within the ideaHUB since its opening 24 months ago.

  • Design Curriculum An outline of the engineering curriculum will be presented.


Presenters: Clif Johnston, P.Eng. and Colleen Rollings, P.Eng.

Further details to follow.


Access this session from your computer, tablet or phone using the following steps:

​1. Make sure your device is updated to Adobe Flash Player 10.1 or later

​2. Download the Adobe Connect app in advance (this can take 5 minutes or so)

​3. Connect to the session through the URL provided in reminder emails