Program and Departmental Sessions

CWRA 2021 NATIONAL CONFERENCE

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Date: Monday, 31 May 2021 to Friday, 04 June 2021
Time: 08:00 to 17:00
The Canadian Water Resources Association (CWRA) is a national organization of individuals and organizations from the public, private, and academic sectors. The CWRA strives to raise awareness of the value of water and promote sustainable, responsible, and effective water resources management in Canada. Attending the CWRA 2021 National Conference will be a variety of water professionals, including managers, administrators, scientists, academics, students, and young professionals. This year’s conference is titled “Managing Water Risks and Opportunities: Sharing Knowledge and Expertise.” Bob Sandford, Chair in Water and Climate Security at the United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health, will be delivering an opening message at the conference. The event will also include a host of different Keynote and Plenary speakers, and will ruminate on a number of topics including water management and agriculture, risk management, urban hydrology and quality, water in times of pandemic, and more. A UBC Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) representative will be hosting a virtual booth at the conference. If you will be attending this event, please make sure to stop by and chat with us about the MEL in Integrated Water Management, and how it might advance your career!

BC WASTE & WATER ASSOCIATION VIRTUAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW (MEL)

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Date: Tuesday, 01 June 2021 to Wednesday, 02 June 2021
Time: 08:00 to 17:00
The BC Waste & Water Association (BCWWA) Conference & Trade Show is the leading industry event for water and waste professionals across Canada. The annual conference allows industry professionals to network and engage in peer learning. Throughout the event, the BCWWA shares relevant and innovative water knowledge and facilitates industry growth. After a very successful virtual conference in 2020, the BCWWA looks forward to hosting another virtual experience so that industry members may still connect and share knowledge from the safety of their homes. A Master of Engineering Leadership representative will be hosting a virtual booth at the conference. If you will be attending this event, please make sure to stop by and chat with us about the MEL in Integrated Water Management, and how it might advance your career!

RAIC VIRTUAL CONFERENCE 2021 (UBC MEL)

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Date: Saturday, 05 June 2021 to Wednesday, 09 June 2021
Time: 08:00 to 17:00
The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) hosts an annual conference. It is Canada’s premier gathering for leaders and emerging talents in architecture. Attracting both academics and industry professionals, the RAIC Annual Conference provides a productive space for thought leaders to come together in an effort to strengthen their profession and remain up to date on changes in the industry, from sustainability to digital transformation. Will you be attending the 2021 RAIC Virtual Conference? A representative of the Master of Engineering Leadership will be hosting a virtual booth, and we hope that you’ll stop by to chat about UBC’s professional graduate programs, and how they might advance your career.

CITE 2021 (MEL)

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Date: Tuesday, 08 June 2021 to Thursday, 10 June 2021
Time: 08:00 to 17:00
The Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers (CITE) is a leading organization of more than 2000 transportation engineers, planners, technologists and students across Canada. Ever since 1977, CITE has hosted an annual meeting with the goal of sharing technical information through the presentation of papers and various discussion formats. Further, the CITE Conference is a site of networking and positive community interaction between industry members. Are you planning on attending this virtual conference? If you do, please make sure to stop by our virtual booth and connect with a representative of the Master of Engineering Leadership. Learn more about the opportunities provided by the MEL programs, and how they might transform your career.

MHLP ONLINE INFORMATION SESSION – JUNE

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Date: Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Time: 08:00 to 09:30
The MHLP Online Information Session is for practicing healthcare professionals considering study in 2022. This session is an easy opportunity for you to learn more about the program, eligibility criteria and initial application steps. Have your initial questions answered by our expert recruitment specialist and program-specific coordinators. Register now for our brief, 30-minute overview presentation and exclusive live question and answer period.

MEL ONLINE INFORMATION SESSION – JUNE

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Date: Thursday, 17 June 2021
Time: 08:00 to 09:30
The MEL Online Information Session is for established engineering professionals considering study in 2022. This session is an easy opportunity for you to learn more about the program, eligibility criteria and initial application steps. Have your initial questions answered by our expert recruitment specialist and program-specific coordinators. Register now for our brief, 30-minute overview presentation and exclusive live question and answer period.

MHLP ONLINE INFORMATION SESSION – JULY

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Date: Tuesday, 13 July 2021
Time: 17:00 to 18:30
The MHLP Online Information Session is for practicing healthcare professionals considering study in 2022. This session is an easy opportunity for you to learn more about the program, eligibility criteria and initial application steps. Have your initial questions answered by our expert recruitment specialist and program-specific coordinators. Register now for our brief, 30-minute overview presentation and exclusive live question and answer period.

MEL ONLINE INFORMATION SESSION – JULY

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Date: Wednesday, 14 July 2021
Time: 17:00 to 18:30
The MEL Online Information Session is for established engineering professionals considering study in 2022. This session is an easy opportunity for you to learn more about the program, eligibility criteria and initial application steps. Have your initial questions answered by our expert recruitment specialist and program-specific coordinators. Register now for our brief, 30-minute overview presentation and exclusive live question and answer period.

MHLP ONLINE INFORMATION SESSION – AUGUST

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Date: Monday, 16 August 2021
Time: 17:00 to 18:30
The MHLP Online Information Session is for practicing healthcare professionals considering study in 2022. This session is an easy opportunity for you to learn more about the program, eligibility criteria and initial application steps. Have your initial questions answered by our expert recruitment specialist and program-specific coordinators. Register now for our brief, 30-minute overview presentation and exclusive live question and answer period.

MEL ONLINE INFORMATION SESSION – AUGUST

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Date: Tuesday, 17 August 2021
Time: 17:00 to 18:30
The MEL Online Information Session is for established engineering professionals considering study in 2022. This session is an easy opportunity for you to learn more about the program, eligibility criteria and initial application steps. Have your initial questions answered by our expert recruitment specialist and program-specific coordinators. Register now for our brief, 30-minute overview presentation and exclusive live question and answer period.

MHLP PHONE CONSULTATIONS FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS – AUGUST

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Date: Monday, 23 August 2021 to Thursday, 26 August 2021
Time: 07:00 to 19:00
Do you work at St. Paul’s Hospital, Surrey Memorial Hospital, Vancouver General hospital, BC Children’s and BC Women’s Hospital, or a different hospital in the Lower Mainland? Our Student Recruitment Specialist is offering one-on-one phone consultations for health professionals interested in applying for UBC’s Master of Health Leadership & Policy (MHLP) professional graduate degrees. Book a call to learn more about the 12-month full time, or 24-month part-time, MHLP in Seniors Care or Clinical Education and explore whether this degree might help you to achieve your professional goals.

MHLP ONLINE INFORMATION SESSION – SEPTEMBER

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Date: Wednesday, 08 September 2021
Time: 17:00 to 18:30
The MHLP Online Information Session is for practicing healthcare professionals considering study in 2022. This session is an easy opportunity for you to learn more about the program, eligibility criteria and initial application steps. Have your initial questions answered by our expert recruitment specialist and program-specific coordinators. Register now for our brief, 30-minute overview presentation and exclusive live question and answer period.

MEL ONLINE INFORMATION SESSION – SEPTEMBER

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Date: Thursday, 09 September 2021
Time: 17:00 to 18:30
The MEL Online Information Session is for established engineering professionals considering study in 2022. This session is an easy opportunity for you to learn more about the program, eligibility criteria and initial application steps. Have your initial questions answered by our expert recruitment specialist and program-specific coordinators. Register now for our brief, 30-minute overview presentation and exclusive live question and answer period.

Language Sciences Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellow Research Day

UBC Vancouver
Date: Friday, 19 November 2021
Time: 08:00 to 16:00
Join UBC Language Sciences for the third Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellow Research Day on November 19th 2021, showcasing the work of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in the diverse fields of language sciences. The theme for this Research Day is Language Sciences Research During the Pandemic, investigating how language research changed, adapted, and adjusted during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Dependent upon public health orders, this Research Day will be held in-person, but remote presentations will be possible. From natural language processing, to Indigenous language revitalization, to sentiment analysis of social media, to children’s language acquisition, to modelling the vocal tract with ultrasound, language sciences research is diverse, cross-disciplinary, and far-reaching. This conference will introduce attendees to the many diverse areas of language sciences research, as well as other scholars working in different disciplines, and potentially parallel research.