Ontario Chapter Event - 2018-05-05


Our Next Event will be on Saturday May 05, 2018  (10 am - 1 pm) 

at North Lounge / Iceland Mississauga located at map  705 Matheson Blvd. East, Mississauga, ON L4Z 3X9, Mississauga, Ontario

Topic of the Event;

Pillars of Success by Saad Al-Joudi

Part of “In search of Excellence” series of topics related to enhance and promote personal skills.

Pillars of Success is a visionary presentation with ideas, steps and principles to acquire success in work & life.

A tour in between tips, formulas, and ingredients of shaping one’s path to achieve better standards or quality.

The lecture is an interactive session with the audience to attain a shared understanding and the means which can help to have a better achievement on the personal or organizational level.

Saad Al-Joudi

Born and educated in Baghdad, Iraq.                                     

Graduated from University of Baghdad, College of Engineering.

Civil Engineering Dept. Majoring in Structural Engineering

Over 35 years of International experience in Engineering, Construction and Management.

Handled various mega projects in Hundreds of million budgets and of complex, fast track and high quality construction.

Certified Lead Auditor in QMS (ISO 9001-2015) & EMS (ISO 14001-2015)

Lecturing in topics related to management, construction and sustainability in universities, organizations and companies.

Participated in numerous International & National conferences in the field of Management, Construction & Sustainability.

Member of several engineering and management boards and societies:

ACI, PMI, Iraqi Engineers Union, Board of Engineers Malaysia, UAE Engineering Society, Qatar Green Building Council & Qatar Photographic Society.


April 7, 2018 Event - Ontario Chapter


CNIEA Canadian Network of Iraqi Engineers & Architects and SPAN EA Syrian Professionals Arab Network for Engineering & Architecture  co-sponsored a very  successful event on a new model of housing: Homefront by reknown Architect and Urban Planner John van Nostrand.

John is the founder of SvN and has been widely recognized for his expertise in the planning and design of affordable housing, community infrastructure, and transit infrastructure. He is involved in the new LRT planning and many other projects.

His work has received a number of national and international awards, including World Habitat Award from UN Habitat, and the Jane Jacobs Award for “Ideas That Matter.”

John also runs JvNd,  a development company that offers home ownership to a wider range of people.

Today John talked to us about his new model of housing Homefront and the history behind housing in Canada and specifically in the GTA. He also talked about the opportunities that can evlove from this venture and what it holds for Mississauga and our community.

Thank you to all members who joined us today and asked many great questions. We hope you benefited from networking with the Architect and with each other.

We were also happy to be joined by Nokha Dakroub from Peel District School Board and Shazia President of the Churchill Resident Association and board member on the Ninth Line  Redevelopment Project.

To learn more about the project, visit www.jvnd.ca and subscribe to his mailing list to receive updates. We will also inform you with any new or future meetings or updates.

A copy of the presentation is available on our website.

Saturday December 09, 2017 Event - Ontario Chapter


Ontario Chapter had last event of 2017 on December 09, 2017 at Erin Mills Twin Arena in Mississauga.

This event had tow topics:

1- Presentation on 101 of investments

  • What are  investments
  • Different types of investments
  • Sharia compliant and SRI investments
  • How to start investing

 By;  Mohamed Emara,  Financial Advisor Edward Jones

2- Presentation on Types of Sprinkler Systems.

Presented by; Ammar Al Kotobe:

- Fire Protection Industry abbreviations.
- Why Sprinkler system is required in a building.
- Sprinkler System Components.
- Basics of Sprinkler System Design.
- Type of Sprinkler Systems

The event was Sponsored by Mr. Mohamed Emara,  Financial Advisor Edward Jones 

3420 Rebecca Street, Unit 22
Great Lakes Plaza
Oakville, ON, L6L6W2
Tel: 905-825-3751 

As usual in every event we had our Iraqi breakfast with chatting and networking

between CNIEA’s members and guests.

Hope to see you in our next events.

Best regards