CPD Offering – MIABC – Ask Us Anything: Working with Registered Professionals for Building & Land Use Departments

Presentation Topic: Ask Us Anything: Working with Registered Professionals for Building and Land Use Departments

Date: October 21, 2021

Time: 1:00pm – 2:30pm (PST)

Registration Fee: No Charge

Registration: Click here to register

CPD Eligibility: 1.5 points – Category A4

Presentation Overview:

In this webinar, the panelists will discuss the regulatory framework, philosophy, and approach to regulating architects, engineers, and geoscientists in British Columbia; the implications of the Engineers & Geoscientists of BC’s new Permit to Practice Program; and the obligations and risks local governments face once they are notified a registered professional is in breach of their professional or ethical obligations.

Presenters:

Megan Chorlton, MIABC’s Director of Member Services & General Counsel

Kelly Dayman, Associate Director, Regulation of Firms, Engineers & Geoscientists British Columbia

Maura Gatensby, Lead Practice Advisory and Regulatory Liaison, Architectural Institute of British Columbia

Peter Mitchell, Director, Professional Practice, Standards & Development, Engineers & Geoscientists British Columbia

Patrick Shek, Chief Building Inspector, City of Burnaby

Matthew Voell, Lawyer, Lidstone & Company