Month: May 2014

Event Recap – Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup – April 12, 2014 It was a beautiful sunny day, 9 people signed up and 7 people attended; Joe and Pat volunteered their car for transporting bags of waste. Stephanie an… Read More

VEF – Businesswomen in Tech Event

Events that bring the local technology community together to stimulate ideas, conversations and connections Date: Tuesday May 27th, 2014 Location: VIFF’s Vancity Theatre, Vancouver BC Cost: The… Read More

Presidents Blog: May

Our May SCWIST board meeting was mostly about the upcoming AGM which will take place on June 18th at the Brock House in Point Grey. To prepare for the AGM, we reviewed the YTD financial report, went t… Read More

IWIS Event: Deciphering Canadian Culture: What’s Appropriate? What’s Expected?

New to Canada? Want to know “what, when and how” to demonstrate professionalism at work? Date: Tuesday June 3, 2014 Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm Location: The Wicklow Pub, 610 Stamps Landing… Read More

Greater Vancouver Regional Science Fair Award

Our President presented the SCWIST Award at the Greater Vancouver Regional Science Fair to winner, Chloe Chen with her project “A Better Wind Turbine – The C Airfoil”.  Congratulations, Chole! … Read More

IWIS Event recap for: “Breast and Ovarian Cancer-Not Only a Disease for Older Women”

On May 8 2014, we were fortunate enough to have Katarina Rothe as our moderator for this Café Scientifique. Katharina is a PhD candidate at the Terry Fox Laboratory at the BC Cancer Research Centre an… Read More

SCWIST 2014 Annual General Meeting

SCWIST Annual General Meeting Date: Wednesday June 18, 2014 Time: 5:30 – 8:00 pm Location: Brock House Restaurant – 3875 Point Grey Road Cost: Free for SCWIST members; $20 for non-members… Read More