Over a hundred leaders and emerging leaders from the consulting engineering sector, along with major clients and stakeholders, gathered in Ottawa from October 21-23 to learn of the latest industry trends, challenges and opportunities, and to network with peers and national decision makers.
Kick off your ACEC national leadership conference experience by attending the Welcome Reception. Connect with fellow conference delegates and their spouses, the ACEC Board of Directors, conference speakers, and special guests. This is a great event to mingle and get to meet peers for your first night in the Nation’s capital.
A 2-day pre-conference Young Professionals (YP) Forum exclusive to rising leaders 40 years of age and under who wish to hone their skills through targeted professional development and networking opportunities. Each session will be devoted specifically to YPs in the consulting engineering sector and will challenge them to think critically and apply their creativity and communication skills.
These prestigious awards are presented in a variety of categories, ranging from buildings and transportation to the environment and wastewater treatment. They include the Beaubien Award for lifetime achievement, presented to an individual who has made significant contributions to the industry and the profession, the Schreyer Award, given to the most technically innovative project, and the Tree for Life Award, presented for outstanding environmental stewardship. According to ACEC President and CEO John Gamble, "The awards showcase the important role of Canadian consulting engineers in every aspect of our lives."
The Delta Ottawa City Centre is ideally located in a prime downtown location in the midst of Ottawa’s political and business hubs and boasts one of Ottawa's most beautiful lobby's featuring 3 stories of glass window. Visit the mezzanine level and unwind at LIFT restaurant where your favourite cocktail or local plate awaits. Connect, collaborate and relax in our open-concept business centre. Open the door to one of the newly renovated, modern and intuitive guest rooms and sink into a luxurious pillow-top bed. Rejuvenate in their fitness centre and oversized saltwater. Expect Even More™ when you choose to stay at the Delta Ottawa City Centre.