2018 IEEE Young Professionals Pacific Northwest Leadership Summit

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IEEE Vancouver Young Professionals invites you to the 2018 IEEE Young Professionals Pacific Northwest Leadership Summit happening on August 3rd to 5th at the Hotel Element Vancouver Metrotown.

This Leadership Summit aims to provide a 1-Day event where young professionals assemble to expand borders and foster growth with relevant activities and discussions to: Inspire, Enable, Empower, and Engage YPs.

The three pillars of the 2018 PNW YP Conference are:

  • Professional Development
  • Continuing Education
  • Mentoring

Visit our official website for more details: http://vancouver.ieee.ca/yp/2018-ieee-yp-pnw-ls/



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  • Start time: 03 August 2018 06:30 PM
  • End time: 05 August 2018 12:00 PM
  • All times are America/Vancouver
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  • 5988 Willingdon Ave
  • Burnaby, British Columbia
  • Canada V5H 2A7
  • Building: Element Vancouver Metrotown
  • Room Number: Evergreen A Room
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Agenda

  • August 3rd. (indoor networking event):

    • 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM: Summit Reception and Dinner

  • August 4th (Summit):

    • 08:00 – 08:15 AM: Registration
    • 08:15 – 08:30 AM: Opening Remarks, by Bob Gill (IEEE Vancouver Vice-Chair)
    • 08:30 – 09:15 AM: Keynote Speaker - Kathleen Kramer (IEEE Western USA Director)
    • 09:15 – 10:00 AM: Young Professionals and Self-Leadership, by Rybo Chen (SAP Vancouver)
    • 10:00 – 10:15 AM: Coffee Break
    • 10:15 – 11:00 AM: Discussion Panel: Leadership and Mentoring Young Professionals, by Rybo Chen (SAP Vancouver), Yasamin Houshman (SAP Vancouver), Srishti Yadav (SFU Robotics), and Jesse Corrigan (SNC-Lavalin Rail and Transit)
    • 11:00 – 11:45 AM: IEEE YP Southern Alberta Exemplary Events and Humanitarian Activities, by Anis Ben Arfi (iRadio Lab, IEEE Southern Alberta YP)
    • 12:00 – 01:30 PM: Lunch
    • 01:30 – 02:15 PM: Importance of Public Speaking to Young Professionals, by Supun De Silva (IEEE Canada YP)
    • 02:15 – 03:00 PM: Technical Communication Workshop, by Katherine Golder (BCIT - Technical Communications Instructor)
    • 03:00 – 03:45 PM: Breakout sessions: “Reflection & Action”
    • 03:45 – 04:00 PM: Ending Remarks and Adjourn, by Maike Luiken (IEEE Canada President)

  • August 5th (outdoor networking event):

    • 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Summit Closing Event 



The organizing team is proud to have onboard IEEE Victoria Young Professionals Affinity Group and to be sponsored & supported by IEEE Canada (IEEE R7).