Annual General Meeting and General Assembly

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017 Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto.

Congratulations to the new 2017 Board Members!


To view the full 2017 AGM gallery, click here.


General Assembly – 2:00pm

Keynote –
Excess Soil: How OSPE’s Survey about “Dirt” Caught the Attention of the Province

David Carnegie, P.Eng., M.Sc., MBA

Breakout Session Classroom to Career: What Today’s Engineering Students Need to Succeed Surging Forward: How Professional Engineers are Rebooting Energy Policy in Ontario
Moderator Mukul Asthana, P.Eng., OSPE Research and Innovation Task Force

Emily Thorn Corthay, P.En.g., Director of North American Energy Optimization & Management Lead, Hatch

Director, OSPE Board of Directors; Chair, OSPE Energy Task Force
Panelists/ Presenters
  • Sarah Doyle, Director of Policy and Research, Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship

  • Michael Lavdas, President of Engineering Student Societies' Council of Ontario (ESSCO), and Mechatronic Systems Engineering Student, University of Western Ontario

  • Dr. Rafik Loutfy, Innovator-in-Residence and Director of the Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Ryerson University

  • Dr. Brenda McCabe, P.Eng., Associate Professor, Civil Engineering, and Academic Director, Engineering Career Centre, University of Toronto

  • Dr. Tom Murad, P.Eng., FEC, SM.IEEE, Head of Siemens Canada’s Engineering and Technology Academy (SCETA), Siemens Canada Limited
  • Paul Acchione, P.Eng., M.Eng., FCAE Management Consultant, Market Intelligence & Data Analysis Corporation Member, OSPE Energy Task Force; Past President & Chair, OSPE Board of Directors

  • Patrick Sackville, Hon. Spec. BA, MA Lead, Policy & Government Relations, OSPE

Open Forum –

OSPE Strategic Plan: How do we expand our reach?
Michael Monette, P.Eng., President and Chair
Jonathan Hack, P.Eng., Vice Chair

Dinner and Networking – 5:30pm

Annual General Meeting – 7:00pm

Greetings –
The Honourable Reza Moridi (Richmond Hill)
Minister of Research, Innovation and Science

Not able to attend?
Send your proxy vote to the OSPE office by May 2nd. 

If you are unable to attend the AGM in person, you may view the meeting from 6:30pm to 9:00pm via the link to the webcast: and enter the password 0517.