business man and meeting table background GyREiYSO graphicstockBusiness and Community Outreach Committee

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Goal:

To improve relations, raise engineering profession awareness and plan events to enhance the profession's relationship with engineering businesses, professional associations and academic institutions in York Region and surrounding communities. Some main mandates include:

  • Promote licencing to companies in new engineering fields by collaborating with existing champions
  • Outreach to professional associations to promote PEO's regulatory role, and importance of licencing to help and provide resources to their members through their licencing journey (including foreign trained engineering graduates)
  • Collaborate with academic institutions and universities to promote and educate PEO governance and licencing values to engineering students
  • Facilitate strong, on-going relationships between York chapter and local engineering businesses within York Region and the surrounding area

 Volunteer Opportunities:

  • Liaison with engineering businesses
  • Liaison with associations and institutions