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How to Build a Strong Professional Team

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Engcomp Potash and Uranium Room

2422 Schuyler Street

Saskatoon, SK S7M 4W1

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Come and learn about the following topic from Leon Botham, MSCE, P.Eng., the Principal Engineer at NewFields:

  • How to build a strong professional team
  • Where to find necessary and desirable team members
  • Identifying which team members are necessary at which stage of development.
  • Pros and Cons (Satisfaction and Challenges) of running a consulting business

This event is brought to you by Saskatoon Engineering Society Leadership Comittee. Pizza supper is included. The cost is $15 per person. Engineers, Designers, Spouses, and etc. are all welcome to attend.


Geneal Agenda:

Doors Open and Pizza Supper: 6:00 pm

Presentation: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Q & A: 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Casual meets and greets: 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Speaker Bio:

Leon C. Botham, MSCE, P.Eng

Mr. Leon Botham is a Professional Engineer and Senior Mine Waste Management Specialist with 30 years experience. He has worked across Canada and internationally on projects spanning the lifecycle of a mine: he has been involved at every stage from exploration to pre-feasibility through to closure. He has also managed environmental baseline studies and environmental impact assessment projects related to mine development.

Mr. Botham has been involved in multiple technical due diligence reviews on active and proposed mining projects, where an understanding of the risks related to waste management are required. He acts as a senior advisor providing technical and risk management review for internal and external clients. Mr. Botham also currently participates on multiple Independent Technical Review Boards for Tailings Management Projects across Canada and internationally

In addition to his mining consulting experience, Leon has held multiple management and executive leadership positions, and is currently establishing the Canadian operations for NewFields.

Leon believes in giving back to the community and his profession. He has been an active volunteer with industry and professional associations in Saskatchewan and nationally. He is a Past Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Consulting Engineers of Saskatchewan (now ACEC-SK), Past Chairman of the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies – Canada (ACEC) and most recently Leon served on the Executive Committee (including President in 2012-13) of the Association of Professional Engineers & Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS).

Mr. Botham is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors of Pinehouse Business North, which is the economic development agency for the Northern Village of Pinehouse in Saskatchewan.

Leon was instrumental in establishing the Brian Eckel Memorial Scholarship for ACEC-SK and the Allen D. Williams Memorial Foundation Scholarship for ACEC. He is a Past-President of the Saskatoon Freestyle Skiing Club, Past-President of the Saskatchewan Freestyle Ski Association and a former director of Freestyle Canada.



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2422 Schuyler Street

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