Edmonton, Alberta — The Canadian Underground Infrastructure Innovation Centre (CUIIC) is thrilled to announce that, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Cooper Trench Safety, seven deserving students have been granted the unique opportunity to attend the 2023 CUIIC Safety Academy at no cost.
This year's CUIIC Safety Academy, scheduled for November 29-30, 2023, in Edmonton, Alberta, promises an enriching experience for attendees. The event will feature a comprehensive two-day course led by safety experts, focusing on underground construction safety, regulations, challenges, and innovation. The Academy aims to equip participants with invaluable knowledge while providing a platform to learn from seasoned professionals in the field.
The sponsorship from Cooper Trench Safety has allowed the planning committee to select seven outstanding students who will benefit from complimentary registration. This gesture not only fosters educational opportunities but also underscores the commitment of industry leaders to invest in the next generation of professionals.
"We extend our sincere appreciation to Cooper Trench Safety for their dedication to advancing safety education in the underground construction sector. Their support enables us to offer this invaluable experience to deserving students, helping shape the future of safety practices in our industry," said Alyscia Sutch, Research Marketing and Communications Coordinator at CUIIC.
The 2023 CUIIC Safety Academy is a collaborative initiative between the Canadian Underground Infrastructure Innovation Centre (CUIIC) and Benjamin Media Inc. (BMI). The event will cover a wide range of topics, addressing pressing issues and presenting the latest policies related to underground construction safety.
We invite all attendees, including the sponsored students, to join us at the reception on the first day of the academy. Your presence contributes to the collaborative spirit and knowledge-sharing that makes the CUIIC Safety Academy a premier event in the field of underground infrastructure safety.
The #2023SafetyAcademy is taking place November 29-30, 2023 in Edmonton, Alberta. Safety Academy experts will present a two-day course that is designed to equip attendees with knowledge related to underground construction safety, regulation, challenges and innovation. Attendees will get the chance to learn about the pressing issues and most up-to-date policies related to a wide range of underground construction safety topics.
Registration Includes: Full access to presentations, breakfast, lunch and coffee breaks (both days), Networking Reception on November 29th and CEUs (by request)!
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About the CUIIC Academy:
CUIIC Academy offers classes, courses, webinars and events to help further underground infrastructure educational opportunities across Canada. The Academy is a partnership between the Canadian Underground Infrastructure Innovation Centre (CUIIC) and Benjamin Media Inc. (BMI).
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Alberta