The Etobicoke Chapter would like to invite all members to our Annual General Meeting for the Etobicoke Chapter of PEO. The meeting will take place on Thursday January 25th at the Islington Golf Club at 7:00 PM. This year’s AGM will include an address by PEO Past President George Comrie discussing PEO’s 2018 Strategic Plan.
PEO 2018 – Protect Advance Engage:
PEO Past President and former Etobicoke Chapter Chair George Comrie, P.Eng. will provide an overview of the latest version of PEO’s strategic plan and highlight some of the issues and initiatives Council will be dealing with in 2018 and beyond.
About the Speaker:
George Comrie holds BASc and MEng degrees in industrial engineering from the University of Toronto, and has had a successful career as a software/systems engineer, management consultant, entrepreneur and business manager. As a volunteer for the profession, he is a long-time executive member of PEO’s Etobicoke Chapter; chair of the Licensing and Human Resources committees; vice chair of the Emerging Disciplines Task Force; and a director of Engineers Canada. He was PEO president in 2004-2005, and is a past president of the Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education. The founder of PEO’s Engineer-in-Residence and Government Liaison programs, he was invested as an Officer in the Order of the Sons of Martha in 1982 and a Companion of PEO’s Order of Honour in 2007 to recognize his contributions to PEO. A passionate advocate for our Canadian model of professional self-regulation, Comrie believes in PEO’s accountability to its membership, and in strengthening its core regulatory functions. He also serves as a municipal councillor in the Municipality of Whitestone, Ontario.