Past Event! Note: this event has already taken place.

When: Tuesday, March 19th, 2024
Time: 10:30 am — 1:30 pm
Location:CAE (350 Legget Dr, Kanata, ON K2K 0G7)
Audience:Current Students


Join us for an office tour of CAE’s office in Kanata where you’ll get a snapshot of what it’s like to work for a leading Canadian technology company. You will have the opportunity to see their innovation centre with various hand-on or demoed experiences such as, drones, virtual reality, augmented reality or mixed reality headsets.

Attendees will be broken up into smaller groups and have the chance to interact with engineers and working professionals from various disciplines at the company about what a day in their life looks like.


Time  Description


10:30am Bus departs from campus
11:00am Arrive at CAE, sign check-in sheet
11:15am-12:15pm Tour

  • View CAE’s innovative products
  • Hear from working professionals about what a day in their life looks like

Note: Protective gear will be provided on site.

12:15pm-1:00pm Lunch
1:05pm Bus departs from CAE, back to campus

Transportation by school bus from Carleton’s campus to CAE and back will be provided, as well as a pizza lunch. 

*BONUS*: Everyone who attends the event will receive a Carleton University sweater. We have space for 30 attendees.

Who can attend the event?

We encourage women from all backgrounds and identities to join this event, especially women students in a Carleton University Bachelor, Master’s or Doctoral program, of: engineering, IT, applied science, computer science, mathematics, or physics. We are committed to creating spaces that are welcoming and supportive to women of all backgrounds, intersecting identities, and experiences – including racialized women, women with disabilities, Indigenous women, etc.

About CAE

CAE is a high technology company, at the leading edge of digital immersion, providing solutions to make the world a safer place. Backed by a record of more than 70 years of industry firsts, CAE continues to reimagine the customer experience and revolutionize training and operational support solutions in civil aviation, defense and security, and healthcare. They are one of the partners of choice to customers worldwide who operate in complex, high-stakes and largely regulated environments, where successful outcomes are critical.



Thank You

This event would not be possible without the support of CAE.