Current/Upcoming Events

GeoWomen of Calgary will be holding a noon-hour event with Catherine McAteer – Calgary employment lawyer – for a discussion on Women, the Workplace and the Law. This event has agenda of networking, talk and discussion. It’s FREE and no registration required.

Please join us to meet, learn and greet other professionals in Calgary.  Women and men are all welcomed to attend. Bring your lunch and your questions.

WHEN: Tuesday, September 22 2015, 11.30 – 1PM. 
WHERE: The University of Alberta Calgary Centre: #120, 333 5 avenue SW 

Please use main entrance off of 3rd street SW, accessible entrance is available from 5th avenue SW.

11:30am Networking
12:00pm Presentation by Catherine McAteer

Biography: Catherine McAteer 

Catherine is a lawyer, photographer and mom.  She has practiced employment and immigration law at a large law firm, a small law firm and as in house counsel for an oilfield services company.  Prior to law school, she earned a degree in geological engineering and trained as a drilling fluids engineer with a large oilfield services company in Columbia and Venezuela.  Catherine’s current focus is providing efficient and practical employment and immigration advice to employees and employers and is frequently called upon in career transition situations.


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Come and join us!

This Fall we are back to have our meeting which will be held at  University of Calgary Downtown Campus, Room 66, at 906 – 8th Ave SW Calgary, AB T2P 1H9.  TIME : October 1, Wednesday, 5-7 PM


We will be hearing from Marian Hanna who will be talking about her standing for election for President of the CSEG (Canadian Society for Exploration Geophysicists) and others who will share their stories with us, and some updates of women we’ve already met for example, Wendy Hearn who is now General Manager, Canadian Operations, Integrated Reservoir Solutions Division, Core Laboratories here in Calgary.



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