Colloquium

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Colloquium 2017 visiting a bridge in Ottawa, ON

Colloquium is the annual departmental trip hosted by the CEUS. The trip lasts 4 days and consists of industry tours as well as social events. The location varies every year but is usually a Canadian city within driving distance of Montreal. Past locations have included cities as close as Ottawa to as far as Fredericton. The trip happens at the end of September.

Industry Tours

Industry tours usually happen during the day. They include a wide variety of civil engineering projects. Tours have included water and wastewater treatment plants, construction sites, recycling plants, power plants, retrofitting projects and labs of local engineering schools to name a few.

Social Events

Social events are planned with the civil engineering departments of the local engineering schools. In the past they've included wine and cheeses, pub crawls and tours of the city.

Past Locations

Year Location
2012 Ottawa, ON
2013 Fredericton, NB
2014 Niagara Falls, ON
2015 Kingston, ON
2016 Quebec City, QC
2017 Ottawa, ON
2018 Kingston, ON