Applied Science and Patent Examination (SP) Mainland Nova Scotia Sub-Group Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Notice of Elections


The SP Mainland Nova Scotia Sub-Group is holding their 2024 AGM:


  • Date: Monday June 10th 2024 @ 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Wooden Monkey, Alderney Landing, Dartmouth
  • Meal: Provided (vegan and gluten free options available)
  • Guest Speaker: Bryan Van Wilgenburg, MT, SP Group President



  • Meal
  • Sub-Group President’s Welcome and Comments
  • Financial Statement
  • Approve Budget
  • Elections to the Executive (details below) 
  • Guest Speaker: Bryan Van Wilgenburg, SP Group President 
  • Questions and Answers


Who Can Attend:

All ‘Regular’ and ‘Retired’ members in good standing of the SP Group and working or living in mainland Nova Scotia are welcome to attend the AGM. You are an SP Group member if you are an AC, AG, BI,CH, FO, PC, MT, SG-SRE, or SG-PAT. 


Notice of Elections

The SP Mainland Nova Scotia Sub-Group Executive is composed of a President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, and up to seven (7) Member-at-Large positions.  The Sub-Group Executive are calling for nominations from the Nova Scotia SP community for the following positions:


  • Vice-President - 1 position (2-year term)
  • Secretary  - 1 position (2-year term)
  • Member-at-Large – up to 5 positions ( 2-year terms)


All ‘Regular’ and ‘Retired’ members in good standing of the SP Mainland NS Sub-Group are eligible to hold positions on the Sub-Group Executive, nominate members for positions on the Sub-Group Executive and vote for Executive members and on resolutions. If you are not presently a member of PIPSC, or you are not sure, then please contact a PIPSC steward.


The Elections Committee is:



Nominations may be submitted by email to a member of the Elections Committee or may be made from the floor of the 2024 Sub-Group AGM.  You may nominate yourself.  If you wish to nominate a member other than yourself, please ensure that your nominee is willing to stand for election.