National Lecture Tours

We are currently focusing our efforts on the live Tech Talk webinars, part of our Lifelong Learning series. These webinars have learning objectives and aim to present topics of interest in the various disciplines of civil engineering. Upcoming webinars can be found here: CSCE Tech Talks

If you have an idea for a National Lecture Tour topic and a possible speaker, please contact

Dates & Locations of previous National Lecture Tours:

Date Location Time Section Contact Or register at:
Oct. 29, 2019 Montreal 6:00 PM Jennifer Tran  
Nov. 13, 2019 Quebec 6:00 PM Francis-Olivier Biron  
Nov. 26, 2019 Toronto 7:00 PM Alexander Andrenkov  
Nov. 27, 2019 Whitby 12:00 PM James Garland  
Nov. 27, 2019 London 6:00 PM Julian N. Novick  
Jan. 15, 2020 Calgary 12:00 PM Annie Wang  
Jan. 16, 2020 Regina 12:00 PM Harold Retzlaff
Jan. 17, 2020 Thunder Bay 12:00 PM Gerald Buckrell  
Feb. 11, 2020 Fredericton 7:00 PM Robert K. Praeg  
Feb. 12, 2020 Moncton 7:00 PM Jérémie Aubé  
Feb. 12, 2020 Charlottetown 12:00 PM Laird Ferguson  
Feb. 13, 2020 Halifax 7:00 PM Eric Tynski  
Feb. 14, 2020 St. John’s 12:00 PM Helen Zhang  
Mar. 10, 2020 Saskatoon 6:00 PM Roanne Kelln  
Mar. 11, 2020 Victoria 12:00 PM Jonathan Reiter  
Mar. 12, 2020 Vancouver 6:00 PM Oscar Luis Amezcua  
Mar. 13, 2020 Edmonton 6:00 PM Hazel Battad

National Lecture Tours are proposed by the Technical Divisions and organized by the National Lecture Tour Coordinator in collaboration with National Office. They provide members with an opportunity to meet and listen to prominent Civil Engineers who have earned wide recognition and respect amongst peers lecture on topics of special importance and interest.

Lac-Megantic’s Human and Environmental DisasterAvailable as recorded video in e-Learning
Lac-Mégantic: Research Advances on Unconventional Petroleum Hazards and Impacts
CIRC 2016 – Available as recorded video in e-Learning.
CSCE Advocacy Memo in response to CIRC
Development of Sustainable Infrastructure – CSCE Policy Statement and White Paper

For a list of NLTs since 2001, please click here: Past CSCE NLTs