Keynote Speakers

Dr. Wendy Okolo, PhD

Aerospace Engineering Researcher in the Intelligent Systems Division for NASA

Professor Andrew E. Pelling, PhD

Research Chair in Experimental Cell Mechanics at the University of Ottawa, CTO of Spiderwort Inc.

Session Speakers

Dale Vanhooren, P.Geoph.

Practice Review Advisor at APEGA

    Erin Crerar, P.Geol.

    Practice Review Advisor at APEGA

      John Nugent, P.Eng.

      Practice Review Advisor at APEGA

        Erum Afsar, P.Eng.

        Director of Enforcement at APEGA

          Wanda Goulden, P.Eng., P.Geo., FEC, FGC

          Practice Review Advisor at APEGA

            Gordon Sheppard, MBA

            President of MLI Interactive, author of The Meeting Leadership Solution

            Kirsten Merle, P.Eng.

            Practice Standards Advisor at APEGA

              Jason Kalapurakal, P.Eng., CLSSGB

              Continuing Professional Development Practice Advisor at APEGA

                Kasia Hinks, P.Geoph.

                Continuing Professional Development Advisor at APEGA

                  Shreeram Sigdel, P.Eng., Ph.D., PMP

                  Practice Standards Advisor at APEGA

                    Carla Wong, P.Eng.

                    Practice Standards Manager at APEGA

                      Wendy Wilton, M.Ed., CEC

                      Executive Coach and President of Wilton Consulting Inc.

                      Allan Ng, M.Eng., P.Eng.

                      Director, Professional Practice at APEGA

                        Shelly Elsliger, PPCC

                        LinkedIn Coach and President of Linked-Express

                        Candace Pietras, FCIP

                        Managing Director, Pro-Form Sinclair Professional – A Hub International Company

                          Samantha Proulx, C.E.T., RHFAC

                          Principal at ABE Factors Inc.

                          Paula Goebel, B.Com.

                          Professional Speaker and Corporate Trainer

                            Mark Jergeas, P.Eng., PMP

                            Founder and CEO of iProjects

                            Jean Parker, BBA, B.Ed., ACC

                            Online Leadership Coach, Change Insurgent, and CFO

                              Georgette Reed Oly, ChPC, MA, BA, CSCS, TSAC-F BTS

                              Olympian, Coach, Inspirational Speaker and Mental Health First Aid Instructor

                              Dr. George Jergeas, P.Eng., PhD

                              Project Management and Leadership Coach

                                Evelyn Ackah, BA, LLB

                                Canada-NAFTA-U.S. Immigration Lawyer

                                Debjani Biwas, B.Sc., MBA, MSOD

                                She is the CEO and founder of Coachieve LLC

                                Pat Hufnagel-Smith

                                Project Management Consultant

                                Cheryl Knight

                                CEO of PetroLMI

                                Barry Ronellenfitch, P.Eng.

                                Engineer and Environmental Consultant

                                  Laurel Vespi, M.Ed., CPCC, PCC

                                  Principal of Stone Circle Coaching

                                  Robert Wilson, CIP

                                  Executive Managing Director, Pro-Form Sinclair Professional – A Hub International Company

                                    Professor Emeritus Lorenz Sigurdson, Ph.D., P.Eng.

                                    Professor Emeritus of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Alberta

                                    Daniel Lawrysyn, P.Eng., FEC, FGC (Hon.)

                                    Continuing Professional Development Manager at APEGA

                                      Sarah Taylor, BA, BD

                                      Psychometrist and Behavioural Consultant

                                      Marc St-Jacques

                                      Vice-President, Sales at Notarius

                                      Sam Barua, P.Eng., FEC, MBA

                                      Compliance Manager at APEGA

                                        Catherine Armstrong

                                        Leadership Coach and Owner of Armstrong Training & Development

                                        Herky Cutler, B.Ed., MA, CCDP

                                        Professional Speaker, Corporate Trainer, and Organizational Consultant

                                        Deanna Burgart, P.Eng., C.E.T.

                                        Senior Instructor at the University of Calgary, Leader of IndigiSTEAM

                                        Major Matthew Oliver, Retired, CD, P.Eng., M.Div., M.Eng., CFEI

                                        Deputy Registrar and Chief Regulatory Officer at APEGA

                                        Lise Stranksky, CCDP

                                        Career Coach and Workshp Facilitator

                                        Julianna Cantwell, CPHR, SHRM-SCP

                                        President of JUNA Consulting Inc.

                                        Tom Wilson

                                        Behavioural Safety Advisor, Author of Moments of Impact

                                        Joanne Blake, AICI, CIP, CPC

                                        Founder of Style for Success