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About the Chapter
PEO is divided into 5 Regional Congress Committees formed out of delegates from 36 Chapters. The Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter falls within the East Central Region along with the following chapters: East Toronto, Lake Ontario, Scarborough, Willowdale/Thornhill and York. Chapters exists to serve five essential purposes: Presence, Communications, Grassroots Participation, Recognition and Governance.
1493 Licensed Engineers (89%)
187 Engineering Interns (11%)
Board of Directors
Kevin Hughes, P.Eng.
Oday Wadee, P.Eng.
Jason Gubbels, P.Eng.,
Arash Habibollahi, P.Eng.
Greg Merrill, P.Eng., FEC
Mark Haynes, P.Eng., FEC
Peter Rozitis, P.Eng.
Cassandra Frengopoulos, P.Eng.
Jordan Barroso, EIT
Silva Yousif, EIT
José Barreiro, EIT
Shun Cheung, P.Eng.
Tyler Ing, P.Eng.
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On Friday, November 3rd, the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter hosted our annual Fall Certificate Ceremony and scholarship award presentation. The event was held at the Barrie Country Club. Congratulations to Laurel Hoffarth, James Baldwin, and Muayad Tarabain for receiving their P.Eng. licenses. Three scholarships were awarded to exceptional students in the Simcoe-Muskoka area that are Read more about Fall Certificate Ceremony and Scholarship Presentation 2017[…]
On Friday, September 15th, members from the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter joined members of the OACETT Georgian Bay Chapter for our annual golf tournament. It was another beautiful day on the course that saw record turnouts. In total, there were 136 golfers in attendance! This tournament is used as a major fundraiser that the Chapter Read more about Golf Tournament 2017[…]
On Thursday, July 13th, Josh Dyment from Grant Thornton LLP joined us to provide an overview of the Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED). SR&ED is Canada’s largest single source of federal government support for industrial R&D in Canada. Each year over $3 billion in tax credits and cash refunds are administered to over Read more about Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED) Presentation[…]
On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017, members of the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter attended a tour of the Honda Canada Manufacturing (HCM) plant in Alliston, ON. During this tour, attendees witnessed up-close how a Honda Civic is assembled; from welding of the frames, to painting the body, to affixing interior finishes. The tour guides were extremely Read more about Honda Tour[…]
Thank you everyone who joined us for the 2017 SS Keewatin Tour and BBQ in June. This has become an staple event for the PEO Simcoe Muskoka Chapter, but this year was special for several reasons. First, it was great to see all the improvements to the SS Keewatin as part of Canada 150. Second, Read more about SS Keewatin Tour and BBQ[…]
On August 16, 2017 the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter hosted an event with Marilyn Spink, P.Eng. in Collingwood, ON. Marilyn spoke about her experiences in the work force including several key projects in executing large, complex engineering projects in North America and Africa. Key points included what is means to lead and manage multi-discipline teams; Read more about ‘Why Engineers Matter’ Event[…]
On October 1st, Parks Canada hosted PEO Simcoe Muskoka for a tour of North America’s one of a kind Big Chute Marine Railway in Coldwater. The tour was facilitated by Parks Canada’s Mary Macleod, accompanied by Kevin Carney and Campbell Trueny. Mary and her team started the tour at the old marine railway where Read more about Big Chute Tour[…]
On July 15th, 17 Engineers and EITs from the Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter took to the skies, or more accurately, took to the wind-tunnel at iFly Toronto to experience their incredible indoor skydiving facility. All participants experienced what it feels like to float on air, suspended by winds reaching 200 km/hr. After flying, everyone got a Read more about iFly Skydiving and Tour[…]
On April 20, 2017, the PEO Simcoe-Muskoka Chapter hosted an axe throwing and networking event at Iron Nation. The sport was quite new to many members, so Iron Nation started with an instructional tutorial and followed with group games. It was a fun experience overall as members were able to try something new and Read more about Axe Throwing Event[…]
On June 8th, 36 Professional Engineers (P.Eng.) and Engineering Interns (EIT) gathered to learn more about the new PEAK program which PEO launched in March 2017. Bernard Ennis, P.Eng., Director of Policy and Professional Affairs at PEO informed attendees about the features of the new program and elaborated on why the program exists and Read more about PEAK – Your Questions Answered Event[…]