Women In Technology


ASET's Women in Technology (WiT) initiative focuses on empowering female technologists and technicians through a series of seminars featuring speakers discussing advancing women in the workplace. In addition, members have access to a variety of resource material to help progress the industry as a whole.

Upcoming Presentation

Empowering our community: A panel discussion with leaders in the technology profession

To celebrate the achievements and advancements of female technology professionals, we are hosting a panel discussion and Q&A with women who are making big strides within the technology industry. The panel will speak about their personal experiences, and answer questions from members.

Potential discussion topics are (but not limited to):

  • Standing out in male-driven industries
  • Positive aspects of the technology industry
  • Being taken seriously in the technology profession

If you have a suggestion or question for the panel discussion around women in technology, please feel free to contact Alison Carter, Events Experience Coordinator.

Date: Monday, 08 March 2021 (registration deadline Friday, 05 March 2021)
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. MST
Format: Zoom webinar - login information will be sent out to all registrants shortly after you receive your order confirmation email1 2.
Cost: FREE

1 When registering for the webinar, please ensure you proceed to checkout to ensure you are fully registered. If you do not receive an order confirmation email (please check any junk or quarantined folders), please contact Alison Carter, Events Experience Coordinator.

2 Non-ASET members wishing to register need to create an ASET web account to complete their registration.

About the Panelists

Angela Thompson
Vice President, Project Services & Director, Environmental Services
ClearStream Energy Services Inc.

Angela Thompson brings over 15 years of operational, regulatory, environmental and stakeholder relations professional consulting experience. She joined the ClearStream team in 2017. In her role, she’s accountable for project delivery and administration for all ClearStream companies and business activities. In addition, she has operational P&L oversight for the ClearStream environmental services consulting division.

Angela holds a bachelor of management degree from the University of Lethbridge. In 2020, she was recognized by Women’s Executive Network as one of Canada’s most powerful women. An active participant in her community, she currently sits on the board of directors at KidSport.

Emilee Kaupp, C.E.T.
Engineering Technologist
Associated Engineering

Emilee Kaupp is a certified engineering technologist (C.E.T.) who received her diploma from Lethbridge College in 2014. She’s worked for Associated Engineering for the past six years. During this time, Emilee has taken on different responsibilities for several civil and municipal projects.

As a C.E.T. working out of Lethbridge, Emilee aims to better represent the interests and inputs of Southern Alberta, ensuring that ASET meets the needs of and better reflects all of its membership. She also believes her position as a young female on the Council will strengthen ASET with a unique perspective. Emilee’s ultimate goal is to show both the public and technologists not yet registered as C.E.T.s exactly why certification is such an invaluable part of Alberta’s technology industry.

Kayla Mukli, C.E.T.
Environmental Technologist
Matrix Solutions

Kayla Mukli is a graduate from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) with a diploma in geological technology. Since 2017, Kayla has embraced her passion for her career in the environmental consulting industry, as an environmental technologist with Matrix Solutions. At Matrix she focuses on various field projects, reporting and project management. In her free time, Kayla enjoys anything outdoors, such as archery, camping and gold panning.


Past Events

Missed a teleforum/webinar? Click the links below to access the archive files of past workshops and presentations!

22 October 2020

Navigating office politics
Presented by: Julianna Cantwell, CACE, CPHR
Audio File
Downloadable Workbook

04 June 2020

Balancing work and home in a pandemic
Presented by: Erin Buhr, PhD
Audio File
Downloadable Workbook

24 October 2019

Dealing with Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
Presented by: Julianna Cantwell, CACE, CPHR
Audio File
Downloadable Workbook

08 March 2019

Setting Boundaries, Communication Strategies, and Managing Guilt
Presented by: Erin Buhr, Registered Psychologist (Alberta) 
Audio File
Downloadable Workbook

16 November 2018

Work-Life Balance
Presented by: Julianna Cantwell, CACE, CPHR
Audio File

23 March 2018

Women & Negotiating
Presented by: Julianna Cantwell, CACE, CPHR
Audio File
Downloadable Workbook

15 December 2017

Advancement and Promotion of Women in the Workplace
Presented by: Margaret-Ann Armour, Associate Dean, Diversity, Faculty of Science, University of Alberta
Audio File

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