The Engineering Institute of Canada
Founded in 1887
Now a Federation of Twelve Canadian Engineering Societies

News and Events

The Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC) annually recognizes outstanding engineers amongst the membership of its member societies, both academic and industry based members, at an awards gala.

The 2016 EIC Awards Gala was held at the Ottawa Westin Hotel on Saturday 12 March. For details, go to the Honours & Awards page.

Download the 2016 Awards News Release (2016 Gala)

The Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC) is very pleased to announce the addition of a new member society within the EIC federation as of March 2016. The Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers - Cda Region (IISE Cda Region) officially became the twelfth EIC member society pursuant to an unanimous vote of EIC Council on 13 March 2016.


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CSCE 2017 Annual Conference

Vancouver, BC, Canada, from May 31 to June 3, 2017. Deadline for submission of abstracts: November 30, 2016.

CSME 2016 International Congress

Kelowna, BC, Canada, from June 26 to 29, 2016

IEEE Electrical Power & Energy Conference (EPEC) 2016: - "Smart Grid and Beyond: Future of the Integrated Power System"

Ottawa Convention Centre, Ottawa, Ontario, from October 12 to 14, 2016.

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