CRPEG Bulletin (2016 February 2): PEO 3rd Annual Family Weekend Bowling

Forwarded on behalf of the PEO Algonquin Chapter.

Third Annual PEO Family Weekend Bowling Event

Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) Algonquin Chapter invites you and your family to come out on family day weekend to the Deep River Bowling Alley for an afternoon of fun and prizes to be won.

Light Refreshments and Snacks will be served.

When: Saturday February 13th, 2016, 2:00 – 4:00 P.M.

Where: Deep River Bowling Alley (Corner of Ridge Road & Deep River Road). Space is limited.

Registration Required by Friday February 12th.

For questions about the event & to register please email Stephanie at sfthomson2013@gmail.com.

Event is open to PEO members and their families.

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CRPEG Bulletin (2016 February 2): PEO Annual General Meeting

Forwarded on behalf of the PEO Algonquin Chapter.

Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) Algonquin Chapter Annual General Meeting and Social

The Algonquin Chapter invites you to our 2016 Annual General Meeting (AGM). Doors open at 5:45 p.m., and the AGM starts at 6:15 p.m. as a breakaway session. All members are invited to the AGM at no charge. A buffet dinner for members and their guests will be served starting 7:00 p.m. at a cost of $20 per person. John Yakabuski, MPP, and David Brown, P.Eng. will offer greetings to attendees at 8:00 p.m. Guest speaker for the night is Dr. Brendan Quine, P.Eng., Chief Technical Officer, Thoth Technology, Inc., starting at 8:40 p.m. Dr. Quine will speak on ‘Going Up: The Actively Guided ThothX Tower’.

Date: Friday, 2016 February 26
Location: Kyrenia Club, 146 Nicklin Parade Sq., Garrison Petawawa
Time: Arrival: 5:45 p.m., AGM: 6:15 p.m., Social: 7:00 p.m.
Registration Required by Friday, 2016 February 19
For questions about the event and to register and pay:
Deep River – Uditha Senaratne (613-584-3311 Ext. 45198);
CRL – Pankaj Panchal (613-584-3311 Ext. 46655);
Petawawa – Paul Ballantyne (613-687-2259); or
E-mail peoalgon@cnl.ca and arrange for picking up your tickets.
Event is open to current and prospective PEO members and their guests.

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CRPEG Bulletin (2016 Feb 1): Results of Benefits Voting

The results for the CRPEG benefits voting are as follows:

Question #1: I vote in favour of the proposed change to benefits, specifically placing a cap of $50,000 on private duty nursing and removal of over-the-counter drugs and the addition of laser eye surgery ($2500/person/lifetime) and homeopathic services ($200/person/year).

Result: Opposed.

Question #2: I vote in favour of the adoption of the “myBenefits” modular plan option for health and dental care.

Result: In Favour

The results have been communicated to the Company Wide Benefits Review Committee.

RE: CRPEG Bulletin (2016 January 22): changes to benefits

I have received feedback that some members have not received the e-mail notification from PIPSC with the voting instructions.  Here is the voting information:

Dear CRPEG member,

Below please find your instructions to participate in the vote on changes to your benefits.  There are two proposed changes.  Each will have its own question.  Your participation is greatly appreciated.

The Institute’s analysts will process the information gathered from your responses in strict confidentiality.  Only summary responses (and no individual responses) will be provided to CRPEG.

The deadline for completion of the survey is Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 4:00 pm (Eastern Time).

Please activate the survey promptly by clicking on the following link:

( https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5KTDRB5 )

Thank you for your cooperation.

 

CRPEG Bulletin (2016 January 22): changes to benefits

This week, CRPEG held 4 information sessions to review the proposed changes to benefits. As not everyone was able to attend an info session, I have attached the presentations for your information. myBenefits Enrol Now_FEB-29-2016 ENG_FINAL  MyBenefits at a Glance

Further information on myBenefits can be found here: http://mycnl/Employee_Central/Compensation_Pension_Benefits/myBenefits__Non-Union_.htm (Link will not work outside CNL network)

Voting will be done online, through Survey Monkey. PIPSC has e-mailed instructions on how to access the online voting.

Voting is confidential, only the summary responses will be provided to CRPEG.

Voting will remain open until Thursday January 28, 2016 at 4:00 pm.

CRPEG Bulletin (2016 January 19): Reminder – Info Sessions on Changes to Benefits

Thanks to all members who came to the first two information sessions. Two more sessions are scheduled for Thursday (B432 library auditorium) and Friday (JL Gray Mackenzie/Bennett room). Sessions will commence at noon.

Online voting opens this Friday at noon and will remain open until Thursday January 28th. You should receive an e-mail from PIPSC on Friday with voting instructions.

Forgot your PIPSC membership number? No worries, follow this link: http://www.pipsc.ca/portal/page/portal/website/memberservices/membership/forgotmemberno

If you have not completed a PIPSC membership application and wish to do so, please follow this link: http://www.pipsc.ca/portal/page/portal/website/memberservices/membership/app

CRPEG Bulletin (2016 January 14): Changes to Benefits

Further to the 2015 December 23 bulletin on changes to benefits, CRPEG will be holding information sessions to present the changes and to provide an opportunity to answer your questions.

The info sessions are as follows:

2016 January 18, B432 library auditorium (surnames A-L)

2016 January 19, Morison (B846) Room 102

2016 January 21, B432 library auditorium (surnames M-Z)

2016 January 22, JL Gray Mackenzie/Bennett (JL Gray and Keys employees)

All sessions will start at 12:00. Bring your lunch. Refreshments will not be provided.

In accordance with the requirements for changes to benefits, a membership vote is required. Online voting via Survey Monkey will be the method used for recording votes. As this survey will be facilitated by PIPSC, only those CRPEG members who have completed a PIPSC membership form will be able to access the survey.

If you have not completed a PIPSC membership application and wish to do so, please follow this link: http://www.pipsc.ca/portal/page/portal/website/memberservices/membership/app