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Binnie Reaches 50 Year Milestone

Over the past 50 years, Binnie has grown from a small operation to a nearly 300-person company. From manual surveying and typewriters, to smartphones and 3D scanning—Binnie has seen a…


Foreign Credential Recognition Loan Program – PICS Society

ASTTBC is pleased to partner with Progressive Intercultural Community Services (PICS) Society for the Foreign Credential Recognition (FCR) Loan program. The FCR Loan Program helps Internationally Trained Professionals: To review their credentials To make…


Chair of ASTTBC Foundation Announces Retirement from City of Coquitlam

Dan Mooney, AScT will be retiring later this month after 38 years in the Transportation Engineering Field. In 2015, Dan was appointed Manager of Transportation with the City of Coquitlam….


ASTTBC BCWiT Represent at Microsoft Event

ASTTBC & BC Women in Technology (BCWiT) Member Megan Chambers, AScT participated in the Women in STEM panel as part of the kick off to the Microsoft celebration of International Women’s Week…


NEGM Engineering and Geoscience Children’s Drawing Contest

It’s National Engineering and Geoscience Month (NEGM) – an annual celebration of engineering and geoscience across Canada. The month-long event promotes awareness of the engineering, geoscience and technology professions, highlights career…


East Van Community Science Celebration This Weekend!

Come see the science in your community on Saturday Jan 19th 10:30-4pm, at the Britannia Community Centre. This free family-friendly event includes eye-popping shows, demonstrations & local science & technology…


Capstone Projects – Electronics & Computer Engineering Showcase

You are invited to join the faculty and students of Camosun College’s Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology program at the Electronics department’s Capstone event. Come and see creative designs showcasing capabilities…


Intentions Paper for the Professional Governance Act

Bill 49 (Professional Governance Act) was introduced by the BC NDP government on October 22, 2018, and on November 27 it received Royal Assent. This new legislation is designed to…


Thank YOU to ASTTBC Foundation Silent Auction Donors

The ASTTBC Foundation Silent Auction at the 2018 Technology Awards raised more than $12,000 for the ASTTBC Foundation. Many thanks to our generous donor listed below: 99 Nursery Alanna Sparanese, Artist…


Invite: Professional Governance Act webinar sessions

On October 30, 2018, the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy released a Regulation Intentions Paper Consequent to the Professional Governance Act. The ministry will be hosting a series of information meetings…