Explore engineering during National Engineering Month!
Canada’s largest celebration of engineering excellence kicks off on March 1! Presented by Engineers Canada, National Engineering Month revolves around the theme, “There’s A Place For You in Engineering.” An annual celebration, National Engineering Month demonstrates how engineering shapes our daily lives, and the month fosters a strong, diverse, and inclusive engineering culture in Canada.
Join the celebration
Events: Throughout March, the engineering community across Canada is hosting dozens of virtual events to showcase the engineering profession and the important role it plays in society. Some events introduce children and youth to the world of engineering with fun engineering activities, while others discuss the important issues facing the engineering profession today and in the future.
For a full list of National Engineering Month events happening across the country, visit ExploreEngineering.ca. If you or your organization are hosting an event and would like it included in the events listing, submit details of your event here.
Week 1 Event Spotlight: We’d love to see you there!
- The Future of the P.Eng: what is in store for the future of the P.Eng. across Canada? Join us on Tuesday March 1st from 6pm ET to 7:30PM ETLEARN MORE here
- Shaping our Future: Engineers’ Role in Addressing Climate Change. Join us on World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development for a discussion of engineers’ role in addressing climate change. When Friday March 4th from 1pm ET to 2:30pm ET LEARN MORE here
- WIE Inspire, WIE Empower: a conference for girls aged 12 to 17, this year’s theme, City of the Future, will help girls understand how technology and engineering will transform our lives in the near future. When Saturday March 5th from 7am to 12pm PST LEARN MORE here
Activities: National Engineering Month is a great time to encourage the children and youth in your life to explore the world of engineering. In addition to the events happening throughout March, Engineers Canada’s ExploreEngineering.ca website has fun engineering activities for different age groups that can be done with simple materials found at home and that give youth a taste of what it’s like to be an engineer.
Help Spread the Word
Celebrate on social media: Help us spread the word about National Engineering Month on your social media channels. Consider shining a light on the engineering profession by featuring you and your company’s engineering work, or sharing what inspired you to become an engineer. Be sure to tag your posts with the #NEM2022 hashtag.
We look forward to celebrating the month with you,