New Frontiers in Community Collaboration

EPIK is all about collaboration. Join a network of passionate change makers and dive into the future of engineering practice, innovation and technological solutions for local and global challenges.

This conference provides an opportunity to come together and explore solutions developed in practice-based collaboration between government, business, not-for-profit sectors and higher education.

Mark your calendar and join us for the inaugural conference!

June 1-3, 2022
Marriott on the Falls | Niagara Falls, Canada


Keynote speakers

Dr. Roberta Bondar

Roberta L Bondar

Astronaut | Physician | Scientist | Photographer

Dr. Wagdi Habashi, Professor at McGill University

Wagdi Habashi

PhD in Aeronautical Engineering
3-time holder of title of NSERC Industrial Research Chair

Carl Lund

Carl Lund

PhD in Chemical Engineering
SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor at University at Buffalo

Collaboration | Technology | Education

Three complementary streams to foster innovation in engineering practice and education

The Collaboration Imperative

Why and how engineering practice is changing to meet complex global needs

Trends in Technological Innovation

Ways change makers are developing and deploying new and emerging technologies for a sustainable future

Fresh Designs in Engineering Education

Mould breaking responses to the unprecedented challenges of our times

In collaboration with International Journal of Engineering Education (IJEE), authors of accepted and reviewed full papers to the conference have the option to publish in a special issue of IJEE.