Upcoming Events


Oct 24 2018 SES Executive Meeting

6:00 pm at the Venice House on Central Avenue.  Note that it is a Wednesday.

Oct 25th and 26th  SaskBIM Conference in Saskatoon

-  Building Information Modeling Conference and Tour of Children's Hospital

For more information or to register go to https://www.canbim.com/saskatchewan18 .

Jan 2019  Professional Development Opportunity:  Advanced Design and Control of Hydraulic Circuits

- ME 847 course offered at the University of Saskatchewan  Mondays 5:30 -8:20 pm  Jan 3 - April 5 by Travis Wiens PhD P.Eng.

- Available to all  SES/APEGS members: register as "Open Studies"

-  Contact t.wiens@usask.ca  for more info.


Past Events

January 23rd 2018 SES supports CJ Mackenzie Gala

The College of Engineering at the University of Saskatchewan invites you to the:

42nd Anniversary C.J. Mackenzie Gala of Engineering Excellence with Distinguished Lecturer:  Mike Marsh.  More details at the above link.

Feb 9th SES Noon-Hour Panel Discussion:  Advances in CADD (Lunch included)

- Time:  12:05 pm - 12:55 pm  Friday Feb 9th, 2018

- Location:  Span Room in The Atrium Building, 111 Research Drive (Innovation Place)  Saskatoon

Topics Include:  Building Information Modeling (BIM) and 3D Scanning

Speakers Include:  Dan Kishchuk (EMS Croscan), Edwin Edquist (Prairie 3D and Baydo Developments), Marcel Pennington (Croatia Industries), Nick Wright (ENGCOMP), and Scott MacDonald (IMAGINiT Technologies).

This is a no-cost event

Lunch sponsored by   IMAGINiT Technologies

March 4th to 10th 2018 Engineering and Geoscience Week

-March 4th SES and Students Board Game Mixer

  Time:  Sunday Mar 4th 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm come and go.

  Location:  King Me Boardgamery and Cafe. 527 20th St West, Saskatoon

  Cost:  $5 entrance fee will be paid by the SES.  Buy your own snacks and beverages.

   No RSVP is required.

-March 5th SES Noon Hour Presentation

- Time:  12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  Monday Mar 5th, 2018

- Location:  Span Room in The Atrium Building, 111 Research Drive (Innovation Place)  Saskatoon

Topic:  Technological Advancement and Environmental Sustainability: Application of Materials Science and Engineering

Speaker:  Akindele Odeshi PhD P.Eng. University of Saskatchewan

This is a no-cost event

- March 5th and 6th SES Presents Industry Tours

- Saskatoon Water Treatment Plant Tour Monday Mar 5

  Time:  Mon March 5th  from 10:00 am - 11:00 am.

  Location:  1030 Avenue H South, Saskatoon

Notes: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is provided for the tour. Portions of the tour will be outside, please wear appropriate seasonal outerwear.

- Canadian Light Source (CLS) Tour  Monday Mar 5

   Time:  Mon March 5th from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

   Location:  44 Innovation Boulevard, Saskatoon

-Novozymes BioAg Saskatoon Tour   Tuesday Mar 6 

  Time:  Tues March 6th 9:00 am - 10:00 am

     Location:  3935 Thatcher Ave,  Saskatoon

Notes:  Since Novozymes manufactures agricultural biological products, certain protocol is required.  Protective eye wear (provided) and closed-toe shoes required for this tour. Visitors are required to switch off their cell phones, take no photos during the entire tour, and follow Novozymes' Tour Safety Protocol (attached ).

-March 6th  SES presents Industry Celebrating Excellence (ICE)

Tuesday March 6, 2018  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Location:  Saskatoon Club 417 - 21st Street East Downtown Saskatoon

This annual networking event with a business attire dress code is a chance to showcase local Engineering talent and expertise.

There is no cost to attend.

March 9th 2018  SES Afternoon Presentation and Tour

Time:  3:00 pm - 4:00 pm  Friday Mar 9th, 2018

- Location:  Span Room in The Atrium Building, 111 Research Drive (Innovation Place)  Saskatoon

Topic:  Saskatoon Internet Exchange

Speaker:  Jason Dunk is currently the CTO for Saskatoon Public Schools, a board member for the Saskatoon Internet Exchange and has 20+ years of experience in the IT industry.

Pi o’clock  will follow the presentation at the Concourse Common 15 Innovation Boulevard

Pi o’clock is cohosted by Solido and Innovation Place.  It is intended to bring together the Saskatoon tech community. It offers beverages and pie and other snacks. Informal speakers will talk for a few minutes about topics of interest for the tech community.

March 28th 2018 SES Undergraduate Student Design Showcase

- Wednesday March 28th at Marquis Hall Exeter Room. 

Public Viewing (no charge):  5 pm - 6:30 pm 

Dinner and Awards Program (ticket required):  6:30 pm - 9:45 pm

Tickets are $20 for students and $40 for everyone else.

Keynote Speaker:  Jeff Dyck, Director of Engineering at Mentor; A Siemens Business.  

Congratulations to the winning teams:

- Chemical and Biological Engineering Clay Floatation Team:  Environmental Prize, Industry Prize, and Audience Choice Award

- Geological Engineering Viking Formation Team:  Environmental Prize, 2nd Place Industry Prize

- Electrical and Computer Engineering Bike Anti-theft Team:  Social Impact Prize.

- Mechanical Engineering Plow Retrieval Team:  1st Place Product Prize

- Electrical and Computer Engineering Stike Zone Team:  2nd Place Product Prize


April 10th-11th ASHRAE Air System Design Course

Fundamentals of Air System Design Short Course in Saskatoon 

-Taught by Ryan MacGillivray MSc. P.Eng.

-Registration required by Monday March 26th.

April 27th  SES Noon Hour Presentation

Saskatoon's North Commuter Parkway and Traffic Bridge Project

Details to follow.

May 10, 17 and 24  SES Short Course: Engineers as Entrepreneurs

- Three consecutive sessions:  Thursdays 5:30 - 7:00 pm  May 10, 17, and 24 University of Saskatchewan campus.

- Instructor Dr Sean Maw P.Eng.  University of Saskatchewan Huff Chair in Innovative Teaching and acting La Borde Chair in Engineering Entrepreneurship.

- Discover if you have what it takes to be an Engineering Entrepreneur

- Cost:  $30 

- Limited spots available

May 30th 2018  SES Family Mini-Golf & Dine

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

6:00 pm PUTT 'n BOUNCE MINI-GOLF 1206 Arlington Avenue, Saskatoon

7:00 pm  Fuddruckers for Supper.

July 12 and July 19th  Leadership Skills Workshop co-hosted with PMI North Sask Toastmasters

Thursdays 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Topics include delegation, evaluation, motivation, and conflict resolution

Cost $50.

July 17th SES Games Night at Dragon's Den

Tuesday July 17th 5:30 - 9:00 pm (come and go)  1026 Louise Ave Saskatoon

No cost to play board/card games and network.

August 8, 15, 22 2018  SES presents an Ideation Short Course

-  Class Postponed.

Content:  6 techniques to help generate solutions for design problems or to help generate ideas for anything!

Instructor:  Dr. Sean Maw  P.Eng. University of Saskatchewan Huff Chair in Innovative Teaching.

- Unleash your creativity with structure.

August 29th SES hosts APEGS CPD and Ethics Session

- Wed Aug 29th  5:30 - 6:30 pm

- Upper Lounge Saskatoon Club 417 21st Street East

- Learn about APEGS' changes to Continuing Professional Development and use this session towards your mandatory yearly ethics refresher.

- No cost but space is limited.

Sep 13 2018  SES Banquet Awards and AGM at the WDM

- Evening events start at 6:30 pm on Thursday Sep 13th but ticket includes access to visit the museum after 5:00 pm.

- Enter through the back door of the museum.

 Tickets $15 payable at the door with RSVP.

- Save the date for this historic event.

Oct 2 2018 SES hosts Games Night at Dragon's Den Games

Tuesday Oct 2nd 7:00 - 9:00 pm (come and go)  1026 Louise Ave Saskatoon

No cost to play board/card games and network.

Oct 12 2018 SES Pub Night at the Coachman (in Market Mall)

Friday October 12th  5:00 - 8:00 pm to celebrate donors and supporters of the Nutrien Children's Discovery Museum

No cost to attend.  SES will supply some appetizers.  Drinks are on your own.

You can still donate to the Museum at http://kidapproved.ca/

Links to other Past Events

2017 Events

2016 Events

2015 Events




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