EGP Young Sustainability Professionals Speaker Panel 2018

Date: December 7, 2017
Time: 6:00 - 9:00PM
Location: Galbraith Building, University of Toronto Campus, 35 St. George Street
The Emerging Green Professionals’ (EGP) executive committee was proud to present: “Young Sustainability Professionals Speaker Panel”, aimed at helping students, new graduates and emerging professionals in the sustainability sector discover effective ways of building their personal career brand, networking and making connections, getting their foot in the door, and most importantly, successfully establishing and advancing their careers in this sector.
This speaker panel featured 5 young professionals currently working in the sustainability sector who have successfully navigated their way into their respective positions at reputable companies who are doing great work in various fields - such as green building construction, renewable energy, and sustainability consulting.
Panel discussion included topics like:
  • How to discover your personal strengths and career interests
  • Importance of networking and mentorships
  • Advice for professional development
  • Essential skills and attributes needed to succeed at the job
  • Common career paths in the field
  • Lessons learned and general career advice
  • And more!


Anureet Kaur
Business Operations Analyst at Internat Energy Solutions Canada

Joanna Kipp
Consultant at Quinn and Partners
Matthew Tokarik
Building Energy Consultant & Certified Passive House Consultant
Nick Brown, Team Lead
Nithya Vijayakumar
Senior Advisor, Pembina Institute