Upcoming event: Career & Life Purpose with Career Coach, Chengeer Lee

We will be hosting a career development session with career coach, Chengeer Lee this Saturday, March 6 at 1:00 pm EST. Chengeer has an academic research background in chemistry and material science engineering studying in Kazakhstan and South Korea. He also ventured into the start-up realm and was the co-founder of Labit, a start-up whose mission was to facilitate scientific […]

Annual General Meeting and Call for Nominations for 2021-2022 Executive Team

THE CHEMICAL INSTITUTE OF CANADA TORONTO SECTION invites you to the 2021 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Location: Virtual (Zoom Meeting)Date: Thursday, January 21st, 2021, 6:30-8:30 pm This event includes a presentation by Dr. Kazim Agha, Partner at Ridout & Maybee LLP and Director of Local Sections at the Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC), who will talk about his takeaways from his […]

Career Exploration Series with Darren Telepanich

  Earlier last month, we had Darren Telepanich, Director of R&D at Sofina Foods, speak with us in the second virtual iteration of our Career Exploration Series. During this presentation, Darren shared his experience in the food manufacturing sector. Darren studied Chemical Engineering Technology at Mohawk College and has 20 years of R&D experience in the food manufacturing sector. Darren […]

Career Exploration Series with Temitayo Urubusi, PFP

  This month we had Temitayo Urubusi, PFP, Senior Financial Advisor at CIBC, speak with us in the first virtual iteration of our Career Exploration Series. During this presentation, Temitayo shared how she leveraged her skills in chemical engineering to transition into the finance sector.  Temitayo graduated with her chemical engineering degree at Obafemi Awolowo University. After her studies, she […]

CIC Career Exploration Series: Clinical Chemistry

On February 25 2020, CIC Toronto hosted this Career Exploration  Series where the focus was on clinical chemistry. The event speaker was Dr. Amir Babalhavaeji, who completed his PhD in biological chemistry and is currently a second-year fellow in the clinical biochemistry program at the University of Toronto. Amir discussed various roles in the area of clinical chemistry, including clinical […]