Fairness in Licensing for Internationally Trained Engineers: A Meeting with the Office of the Fairness Commissioner

Event Details:

Date: February 4, 2015

Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Who should attend:

Network leaders

Who might be interested in this event?

Professions: Engineering

Organized by:

Office of The Fairness Commissioner

This event is open to all PINs Association Leaders and Members

We will gather at 5:30 for refreshments and networking. If you arrive after 6 pm, please call Xiaoxiao at 416-325-9380 for help with the elevators.


Agenda

5:30 Refreshments and Networking

6:00 Role of OFC

6:10 Fair Access legislation: Responsibilities of regulators and rights of applicants

6:30 Engineering regulatory practices: Professional Engineers Ontario and the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists
             o How OFC works with regulators
             o How licensing has changed over time
             o OFC recommendations and ongoing work with PEO and OACETT

7:00 Feedback from the PINs leaders and sharing of on-the-ground experiences (barriers, challenges, proposals for access to the engineering profession)

7:30 Next steps

Registration Deadline:

February 3, 2015

Contact details for the event:

To register for this event, please send us an email at xiaoxiao.wang@ontario.ca