Young Professionals Program

CDA 2019 and the YP committee have been working together to plan a few events specifically for Young Professionals attending CDA 2019 in Calgary.  

Who is a Young Professional?  Any student or professional who is 35 years of age or younger or has been in the dam industry for less than 10 years.

Young Professionals Lunchtime Presentation
Monday, October 7 
12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Meet with other Young Professionals for lunch followed by a presentation regarding the St. Alban Arch Dam Spillway reconstruction. The presentation will include an overview of the project, photos, plus discussion on challenges and lessons learned. 

Presenter/Speaker
TBC

Cost
There is no cost to attend, but we do encourage you to sign up for the event when you register for the conference.

 

Young Professionals Social Event
Monday, October 7 
7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Walk over to Bottlescrew Bill’s Pub and meet other Young Professionals in a more casual setting. Some refreshments and appetizers will be provided.  Icebreaker games and door prizes will be available.
 
Cost
There is no cost to attend, but we do encourage you to sign up for the event when you register for the conference.

 

Young Professionals Poster Session
Wednesday, October 9
lunchtime

Poster submissions are open to all delegates, with strong encouragement for submissions by Young Professionals. Awards of $300 and $200 will be given to the top two Young Professionals’ posters. 

On-line Registration System