Canadian Society of Iranian Engineers and Architects  



Mohandes has monthly gathering on first Wednesday of each month except July, August and January at:

600 Highway 7 East, Richmond Hill, ON L4B1B2

Beside these regular events we have three big family events, Yalda Night, Summer Cruise and Picnic. Occasionally we have garden trip, ski and other social events which will be announce on due time. We encourage you and your friends to participate and enjoy friendly environment.

Regards - Mohandes BOD


- When registering, "Number of Guest" means how many persons you are coming with (excluding you)

- If you did't receive registration confirmation, please contact us at .

Upcoming events

    • Wednesday, April 01, 2015
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Sheraton Hotel - 600 Hwy 7 E, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2


    This presentation will discuss the input to and output from the science enterprise in Canada in comparison with other nations. It will also explore the position of science in the 21st century in relation to the rest of society, the challenges and the opportunities facing scientific community.

    Science today, impacts every aspect of our society including the economy, public policy and politics, international affairs, social innovation, communications and more. The ever-changing nature of science along with transformative technological advances and fundamental changes in our world, have all affected the nature of the interaction between science and society. Scientific community needs to be prepared for new paradigms in its relationship with society.

    About the Speaker: 

    Dr Mehrdad Hariri is the founder and CEO of the Canadian Science Policy Centre, a not for profit organization working as a virtual HUB for science technology and innovation policy in the Canada.

    First national annual Canadian Science Policy Conference (CSPC), a forum dedicated to the Canadian Science Technology and Innovation (STI) Policy issues. The CSPC is the largest national multi-disciplinary and multi-sector conference in Canada, engaging hundreds of organizations and individuals from across the country, various disciplines and industry sectors to discuss the most pressing issues in Canadian Science Policy.

    Mehrdad also co-founded sciencecanada, a blog dedicated to collecting science related stories and news, articles from different media outlet. He has published numerous articles and opinion pieces in various media outlets, some of which listed below. As a commentator on science policy issues he regularly appears in media, including a one to one interview with Steve Paikin on his flagship prime time program “Agenda” on TVO.

    He studied in the fields of Veterinary Medicine, Cell Biology and Functional Genomes, in Tehran, Montréal, and Toronto universities, and performed a post-doctoral research fellowship at the McLaughlin-Rotman Centre for Global Health.

    Mehrdad Hariri has served on the board of number of organizations and in the Iranian Community, he has been member of IAUT, Bam Relief committee, Solidary with the People of Iran. He is a founding member of Iranian Canadian Congress.

    Panelist at “The Agenda”: Can Scientists Speak? Oct. 17th , 2013

    A national priority: Creating a science policy centre, June 2012, Volume: 16  Issue: 7

    Sharing the Fruits of Scientific Discovery” The Mark News. Mehrdad Hariri. March 11, 2012

    Interview, Agence Science Presse, “Science et politique la recontre annuelle” Mehrdad Hariri. Nov 22, 2011

    Time to Upgrade Science Policy 2.0 , The Mark News. Peter Hackett & Mehrdad Hariri. Nov 13, 2011

    Bringing Canadian Science to the World, The Mark News. Mehrdad Hariri. Oct 28, 2010

    One and One interview with Steve Paikin

    A report in Shahrvand about Mehrdad Hariri:

    Making Science Political

    • Wednesday, May 06, 2015
    • 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
    • Sheraton Hotel - 600 Hwy 7 E, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1B2
    • 85

    Dear Mohandes Members

    Mohandes Annual General Meeting will be held on May 6th 2015 at 6:30 pm, at Sheraton parkway hotel. We would like to invite all the members who wish to nominate themselves for BOD to send us a brief profile and a photo to be posted in our website's election page. This will help our members to review the candidates in advance.

    Please remember only paid members (Regular, Grad or Undergrad Students) can be nominated or vote in this event, however event is open to public.

    If you are interested to become a candidate, please submit your application via this form before May 1st. We would appreciate your time and encourage you to make a great contribution in building a better Mohandes.

    For conditions, eligibility requirements & BOD duties please refer to Mohandes Constitution Page.

    As an amendment to the changes approved by the members in 2014 AGM, addition of the following clause will be discussed in Mohandes 2015 AGM:

    Add a new clause 3-6: The word "Science" in clause 3-1 (b) and 3-2 (c) refers to "Engineering related Sciences".

Past events

Wednesday, March 04, 2015 Cloud Computing and its benefits for small and medium businesses
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 P.Eng. Licensure and Benefits, By Mr Changiz Sadr, P.Eng., FEC
Wednesday, February 04, 2015 Machinery Condition Monitoring
Sunday, December 14, 2014 Celebration of Yalda Night and 25th Anniversary of MOHANDES
Wednesday, December 03, 2014 نگاهی به شعر سنتی معاصر در محضر پروفسور فضل‌الله رضا
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 Review of Provincial Groundwater Monitoring Network in Ontario
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 Movie Screen and Speech on Foundation of Tehran Polytechnic (Amir Kabir) University
Saturday, August 09, 2014 MOHANDES ANNUAL PICNIC
Wednesday, June 04, 2014 3D Diffusive Imaging for Medical & Scientific Application
Sunday, June 01, 2014 Summit on "Design, Diversity, and Innovation"
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 Optics and Photonics in Engineering Innovation: Canadian Opportunities
Wednesday, May 07, 2014 2014 May AGM
Thursday, April 17, 2014 Newcomers Mentoring Program (2nd Round)
Thursday, April 03, 2014 Professional Development Seminar
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 Mohandes Monthly session topics : 1. High-speed Electronics 2. Sustainable use of a self-management support system
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 Mohandes engineering Business introduction program
Wednesday, March 05, 2014 Optics and Photonics in Engineering Innovation: Canadian Opportunities
Wednesday, February 05, 2014 Time Management: Making Time Work for You.
Wednesday, December 04, 2013 Color and Lighting in Hospital Design
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 "Mohandes" Newcommers Mentoring programme
Wednesday, November 06, 2013 Modern Machine Tools
Wednesday, October 02, 2013 Canadian Aerospace Industry
Saturday, September 28, 2013 How to build your career in Project Management
Wednesday, September 04, 2013 New 2017-2025 Environmental Standards and Challenges facing Canada's Automotive Suppliers
Saturday, August 03, 2013 Mohandes Annual Picnic
Saturday, July 20, 2013 ARE WE ALONE? (a Public Lecture by Dr. Firouz Naderi)
Wednesday, June 05, 2013 Nickel Industry overview in Canada
Wednesday, May 01, 2013 Mohandes AGM
Wednesday, April 03, 2013 Automotive Industry in Ontario
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 Nouruz 1392 in Toronto سال تحویل و چهارشنبه سوری در یک شب
Wednesday, March 06, 2013 Multidisciplinary Design Optimization of Complex Engineering
Friday, February 22, 2013 A Seminar About project management professional PMP
Wednesday, February 06, 2013 Design, scale and improvement tools for architectural development
Wednesday, December 05, 2012 Internet Security: Past, Present and the Future
Friday, November 16, 2012 Licensing Procedure - The benefit of a P.Eng Licence
Wednesday, November 07, 2012 Codes and Standards in Canadian Industries
Wednesday, October 03, 2012 A Guide to Entering the Canadian Workforce for Iranian Engineers
Wednesday, September 05, 2012 User Experience &Usability Strategist - How to design products that create a more sustainable user experiences.
Wednesday, June 06, 2012 June 6th Monthly Gathering At Sheraton
Wednesday, May 02, 2012 Mohandes AGM
Wednesday, April 04, 2012 Mohandes April Event
Wednesday, March 07, 2012 MOHANDES MARCH 2012 EVENT
Wednesday, February 01, 2012 Feb. 1st meeting At Sheraton
Sunday, December 18, 2011 Mohandes Yalda 2011
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 Technology related Applied Electromagnetic
Wednesday, December 07, 2011 Dec. 7th meeting At Sheraton
Wednesday, November 02, 2011 Mohandes monthly gathering November 2nd
Friday, October 07, 2011 مراسم بزرگداشت مولانا جلال الدين رومي
Wednesday, October 05, 2011 Oct 5th meeting At Sheraton
Sunday, September 11, 2011 last picnic of the summer 2011
Wednesday, September 07, 2011 Sept meeting At Sheraton
Friday, August 12, 2011 Camping and Water Rafting
Sunday, July 31, 2011 Summer Picnic with Fanni group
Saturday, July 09, 2011 Mohandes Summer Cruise
Wednesday, June 01, 2011 June Gathering at Sheraton
Wednesday, May 04, 2011 Mohandes AGM on May 4th 2011
Friday, April 08, 2011 Canadian Industrial Engineering and Management Experts.
Wednesday, April 06, 2011 April Gathering At Sheraton
Wednesday, March 02, 2011 Mohandes Monthly Gathering
Wednesday, February 02, 2011 Mohandes Monthly Gathering
Saturday, December 18, 2010 Yalda Night with Mohandes

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