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Managing Risks in Project Environments

Managing Risks in Project Environments

Saturday, August 27, 2022 at 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (PST)
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Maple Room (Second Floor), Delbrook Community Recreation Center
851 West Queens Road
North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V7N 4C2

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IEBCA In-Person Event: 
Managing Risks in Project Environments

(Registration required - Please see notes below.)
Event Description:

Please join the Iranian Engineers of BC Association (IEBCA) in an informative in-person presentation by Mehran Jamshidi from EffiCert Academy. The presentation is in English and members of Engineers and Geoscientists BC may claim 1 Continuing Education (CE) Hour for attending the event..
According to the Project Management Institute (PMI), projects are temporary endeavors to deliver something unique. During a project’s life cycle, there may be several uncertainties that, if they arise, will impact the project’s objectives. It is essential that project managers proactively plan ways to manage their projects’ risks productively and reasonably. The purpose of this session is to provide a brief overview of the concept of Risk Management and discuss ways in which we can plan, analyze, respond to, and monitor risks in project environments.


Mehran Jamshidi, PMP
EffiCert Academy
Mehran Jamshidi, PMP is an experienced professional, educational leader, researcher, educator, and project manager with 20 years’ experience in academia and professional development, training, and project environments. Presently, Mehran is the Department Head (Project Management), and a faculty member at Vancouver Community College (VCC). He also teaches at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT), University of Canada West, and the New York Institute of Technology, and he leads his project management consulting firm, Efficert Academy. He is a past Senior Project Manager at TELUS, working with the Coaching and Learning Solutions team on several critical initiatives. Mehran has been an active member of the Canadian West Coast Chapter (CWCC) of the Project Management Institute (PMI) since November 2014. Having served as the President of the PMI CWCC from 2020 to 2022, as well as the Vice President of Education and a board member for five years, he is now serving as the Past President.

Schedule of the Program:
  • 2:00 – 2:15 pm – Check-in & Networking
  • 2:15 – 2:45 pm – Presentation
  • 2:45 – 3:00 pm – Q/A Session
  • 3:00 – 3:30 pm – Networking & Experience Sharing

Maple Room (Second Floor), Delbrook Community Recreation Center
851 W Queens Rd, North Vancouver, BC V7N 4E3

Registration Fee:  Free

Important Notes: 
A) Due to COVID-19 still being around, by registering for the event, you agree that:
  1. You will refrain from attending the event, should you suspect that your attendance might impose any risk (e.g., due to COVID-19 matters) to the health of other attendees.
  2. You agree to bring and wear your mask during the event. 
  3. You waive or give up certain legal rights, including the right of suing IEBCA and its staff and volunteers for neglect, breach of contract or liability legislation or claim compensation following an accident or unexpected illness.
B) Moreover, during the event, photos will be taken for the purpose of IEBCA's media, including newsletter, social networking platforms and reports. By registering the event, you agree to release of liability for IEBCA and its volunteers, including Board members.

If you face any issue, please send an email to info@iebca.ca.

Renew Your IEBCA Membership and Stay in "Good Standing"

It is now time to start thinking about renewng your membership for the 2022-2023. As a non-profit organization, IEBCA continues to offer its services to the Iranian Engineers community with the support of its active members. By becoming an IEBCA member, not only are you supporting your community, but also you can leverage member's benefit such as attending events and gatherings with discounted prices, enjoying mentorship and related professional development services, and joining and getting involved in the activities of IEBCA's Board of Directors board and its Committees.

The annual membership is from November 1st to October 31st, and the membership fee for a Full Member is only $30. Please note that, according to section II.4 of the Bylaws of IEBCA: "A person ceases to be a member of the society ....... on having been a member not in good standing for 12 consecutive months." This means that if a member has not paid his/her membership for more than a year, no membership may be claimed. 

As well, Section II.12 states: "A Full Member shall be entitled to vote for the election of and eligible to hold office as a Director of the Society if he/she is a member in good standing at least three (3) months or six (6) months respectively, prior to the date of the general meeting during which the election is held.".

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Maple Room (Second Floor), Delbrook Community Recreation Center
851 West Queens Road
North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V7N 4C2

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