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2013 Engineer Your Life


Date: March 14th, 6:00PM
Location: OSHAWA Canlan Ice Sports 1401 Phillip Murray Avenue, Oshawa ON L1J8C4 in the Lakeview Room.

 
Come out to Canlan Ice Sports Oshawa to sit in on another Lake Ontario Chapter speaker series event.  The Engineer Your Life talk will be presented by Erica Lee Garcia, P.Eng.  She will talk about her experiences in social entrepreneurship in how it related to a project she managed in Argentina and then in the context of helping young engineers find their path - which is her latest project: http://engineeryourlife.net/.  Erica will breifly touch on some of her projects and discuss the options and the personal reflections involved for engineers who want to do something to give back.
 
 
To read about her work in Argentina please see the article on page 41 from Engineering Dimensions:  http://engineeringdimensions.digitalityworks.com/issues/2012/JanFeb/issue.aspx
 
 
 
 
Bio: Erica Lee Garcia, P.Eng. is Owner/CEO of Erica Lee Consulting.  As a solo consulting practitioner, she helps businesses improve from the inside out. A Six Sigma Black Belt, with certifications in Lean and Kaizen, Erica established her value as a problem-solving expert, coach and facilitator early in her career, by leading teams of employees to save millions of dollars, one good idea at a time. Her work experience spans the automotive, mining, non-profit and online entrepreneurship industries.  She has worked and lived in two South American countries and traveled throughout the rest of the world.  As Founder of the mentorship service Engineer Your Life, she shares her experiences in using engineering skills to build an extraordinary life with young engineers and engineering students.  Some of her current favourite topics are sustainability, design thinking, Lean Startups, poverty reduction and social entrepreneurship.
 
Light Refreshments will be provided.

Space is limited. So please register below.

This is also a great NETWORKING OPPORTUNITY, so bring your cards.

Canlan Ice Sports Oshawa

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