YPAC Blog

UNDRIP Becomes Federal Law

Excerpted from a post by Annie Korver, Principal, Rise Consulting

Sometimes you hear me say “this is a big deal”.

This is a big deal.

What’s the news?

As of June 21st, 2021 Bill C-15, the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act (UNDRIP Act) was… Read More

Excerpted from a post by Annie Korver, Principal, Rise Consulting

Sometimes you hear me say “this is a big deal”.

This is a big deal.

What’s the news?

As of June 21st, 2021 Bill C-15, the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act (UNDRIP Act) was…

Read More
Event Recap

CEPA-APGA Pipeline Competency System (PCS) Introduction & Overview

The CEPA-APGA Pipeline Competency System is a comprehensive means of assessing and documenting competency across the full range of activities within the pipeline lifecycle. Through a collaborative partnership, the Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) and the Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) have adapted APGA’s Pipeline Engineering Competency System (PECS)…

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Event Recap

Young Professionals and the Energy Transition – A Conversation with Canadian Senators Event Recap

The Young Pipeliners Association of Canada (YPAC) Edmonton Chapter and Government Engagement Committee held their panel discussion with Senator Simons and Senator Black on June 8th. The Senators discussed climate change, the role of the pipeline industry in the energy future, and the critical role of young professionals. 

 Event highlights:…

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Event Recap

Blockchain Application: From Hobbyist to Industrial Applications Recap

Have you wondered how Blockchain works? What about its energy footprint or impact on the Energy Industry? The YPAC Calgary Chapter was excited to welcome Alexandria Shrake, President and Co-founder at ENERGYMinute to present Blockchain Application: From Hobbyist to Industrial Applications.

Crypto-art, NBA Top Shot, Cryptokitties, and other blockchain based forms of…

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