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Put these dates on your calendar to attend in Montreal! 

Why Attend?

  • Professional Training & Education

  • Informative Technical Papers

  • Networking opportunities

  • Awards & Recognition

  • Explore the great city of Montreal!

Thursday, May 19th, 2016 News No Comments

Fellowship Award to Whidy Kiskunas

Congratulations to Whidy Kiskunas for receiving his fellowship to the SAWE at this year’s International Conference held in Alexandria, Virginia.

SAWE members that receive the FELLOW AWARD are persons who have achieved distinction in mass properties engineering, or who have materially contributed to the advancement of the Society. 

 Whidy’s contributions to the SAWE are extensive:

  • Joined SAWE in 1984. Over 30 years member of SAWE
  • Attended 17 international conferences.
  • Founding member of SAWE Canada Chapter
  • Co-authored paper and presented paper #2187 in Los Angeles in 1994.
  • Presented “Effective Weight Control and Optimization on the A380 Landing Gear Program” in 2005
  • Various presentations at SAWE International and Canada Chapter Regional conferences.
  • Has held every executive position for the Canada Chapter and is a regular participant at SAWE
  • Attendee at 17 international conferences.
  • Awarded two President Awards
  • Co-Chaired Computer Applications Technical Session in 2005 and the Integrated Product Design Technical Sessions in 2006, 2008, 2009 & 2011
  • Oversaw the writing of RP100.
  • Member of the consensus body for the SAWE Standard Practice for Weight Reporting
  • Member of the SAWE International Technical Committee since 2007.

 This award has been long overdue for Whidy since he has been an invaluable member of our team for many years.  The success of the Canada Chapter is a direct result of his passion and dedication for the SAWE and the Mass Properties Engineering profession in Canada.   Congratulations Whidy!

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Whidy (left) presented with his Fellow Award from Andy Schuster

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 News No Comments

Canada Chapter – Technical Conference 2014

The Canada Chapter has identified this conference as a prime opportunity for all members to improve their knowledge and understanding of the various disciplines within the realm of mass properties engineering. Since there are no formal courses available for weights engineering, this technical session has evolved as an alternative means to acquire and share best practices in the field of weights.  

2014 Conference Invitation

When: Saturday, October 4, 2014 (9:00 am – 6:00 pm)

Where: Robert Sutherland Lecture Hall (Queens University, Kingston, Ontario)

 

Thursday, July 31st, 2014 News No Comments

2014 Recipient of Ed Payne Award – George Shpati

Congratulations to our own George Shpati for receiving the Ed Payne Award at this year’s SAWE International Conference held in Long Beach California.

ED PAYNE AWARD

The Ed Payne Award is given to a young engineer (age less than 35 at the time of nomination) who has contributed significantly to SAWE or the mass properties engineering profession.

 George’s  SAWE Service and Technical Contributions 

  • SAWE Canada Chapter member                        (2009-2013)
  • SAWE Canada Chapter webmaster                  (2009-2013)
  • SAWE Canada Chapter Board                             (2010-2013)

o   Technical advisor                           (2011-2013)

  • Presentations
    • Annual Technical Conference (Gananoque, September 2010)
      • Topic: “Website discussion & improvement”
    • Annual Technical Conference (Montreal, September 2011)
      • Topic: “Aircraft CG Envelopes”
    • Annual Technical Conference (Montreal, September 2013)
      • Topic: “Fuel Migration and its effect on Aircraft CG”

Award: Best Chapter Website Design (SAWE International, 2012)

  • Programmed, designed and maintained the Canada chapter website.

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Friday, June 6th, 2014 News No Comments

Canada Chapter – Technical Conference 2013

The Canada Chapter has identified this conference as a prime opportunity for all members to improve their knowledge and understanding of the various disciplines within the realm of mass properties engineering. Since there are no formal courses available for weights engineering, this technical session has evolved as an alternative means to acquire and share best practices in the field of weights.

When: Saturday, September 28, 2013 (9:00 am – 6:00 pm)

Where: Hilton Montreal Bonaventure (Montreal, Quebec)

 

For details, review the following file: invitation.

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 News No Comments

Welcome to the SAWE Canada Chapter

You’ve just entered the home of the Society of Allied Weight Engineers – Canada Chapter!
Please feel free to browse the links, post your thoughts or questions, or contact one of the executive members to become a member of this society.
We’re here to help inform, educate, and network with any interested individuals on the various aspects of Mass Properties Engineering.
Enjoy our new website!

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