PEO Ottawa Chapter – AGM
Event: Ottawa Chapter Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Topic: The Ottawa-Gatineau tornado outbreak of Sept. 21, 2018; a recap of the event and ECCC’s warning dissemination.
Time: 17:30, networking; 18:00 start.
Location: Centurion Conference and Event Center, Empress room;
Address: 170 Colonnade Road South, Ottawa
Map link: https://www.google.com/maps/place/170+Colonnade+Rd,+Nepean,+ON+K2E+7J5
Cost: $25 (for dinner)
For questions, contact: Damien Letendre firstname.lastname@example.org
Speaker: Peter Kimbell, Warning Preparedness Meteorologist, Meteorological Service of Canada
Speaker Bio: Peter has been a meteorologist with Environment Canada for close to 30 years. He began as an operational forecaster in Montreal and Toronto, and since then has worked as far east as Halifax and as far west as Thunder Bay. He has experience doing forecasting for marine and aviation clients, the military, and the general public. Since 2004 Peter has worked in a variety of non-forecasting positions, including policy advisor for international affairs, NAV CANADA Account Manager, A/Chief Aviation and Defence Services, A/Manager Performance Measurement, A/Manager Central Region Services, and A/Manager of the Ontario Storm Prediction Centre. His substantive position (and the one he likes most) is that of Warning Preparedness Meteorologist for eastern Ontario. Peter holds B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in meteorology from McGill University.