April 7, 2018 Event - Ontario Chapter

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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

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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 
http://www.edwardjones.com/mohamed-emara
https://www.linkedin.com/in/emaramohamed/

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

Ontario Chapter - October 14 2017 Event

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Ontario Chapter had their monthly event on October 14, 2017 at Erin Mills Twin Arena in Mississauga.

This event focused on Ontario Building Code, 2012 Edition with July 1st 2017, for new requirements to :

1- OBC, Part 3 Retirement Home, a home for 65y & better

2- OBC, Part 9 House, a building consist of two Dwelling Units

Ms. Nahla Ali  has volunteered her time and efforts to present this valuable Seminar

Nahala is a Building Code Consultant, Building Plans Examiner, Architectural Designer  

currntly working as Code Examnier at the city of Brampton

for copy of the, please refer to this link after you login to our website;

http://nciea.net/OntarioDownloads/OBC%20Code%20Changes%20July%201st%202017%20by%20Nahla%20Ali%20for%20NCIEA.pdf

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

between CNIEA’s members and guests.

Thank you to Ms. Nahla Ali for sharing the knowledge and for his time and efforts.

Thank you to CNIEA existing and new members for attending our event.

Hope to see you in our next events.

Best regards