CCWESTT Conference | November 12-14, 2020

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The third biennial Atlantic ConnecTions Conference was held on May 30 & 31, 2019 at the University of Prince Edward Island in Charlottetown, PE, and was hosted by the Faculty of Sustainable Design Engineering. The main theme of the conference was “Sustaining Women in SETT”, and as such the program particularly focused on how best to retain women and gender minorities in SETT in Atlantic Canada.

ACT 2019 provided an opportunity for attendee’s to share their experiences of studying and working in male-dominated fields, to network with others, and to discuss successful strategies for recruiting and retaining women in SETT. ACT 2019 welcomed 84 students, academics and industry professionals from SETT sectors across Atlantic Canada.

Read the full conference report on the conference website,

Past Conferences

  • Atlantic Connections Conference

    May 3-4, 2017

    Venue: Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

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  • 16th Biennial CCWESTT Conference

    May 3-6, 2016

    Venue: Shaw Centre, Ottawa, Ontario

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  • 17th Biennial CCWESTT Conference

    May 30 - June 2, 2018

    Venue: Sutton Place Hotel, Edmonton, Alberta

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  • Atlantic Connections Conference

    May 30 & 31, 2019

    Venue: University of Prince Edward Island in Charlottetown, PEI

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