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CIPHEX Virtual, Canada’s online trade show and conference for plumbing, hydronics and HVACR professionals, is scheduled from Nov. 2 to 27. The show will be open 24/7 so you can visit whenever as you like, and will feature three live days of programming, as well as 21 webinars.

MCA Canada members can use the special promo code CVtwo for free registration and two free webinars.

Member Update

If you don't already have your ticket for the Women Empowering Women in HVACR virtual event, what are you waiting for? The sessions start tomorrow morning at 9 a.m. ET.

At just $24.99, your ticket gets you access to a suite of sessions on informative subjects about marketing, safety and human resources, barriers to entry for women in the skilled trades, and a special keynote address from MCA Canada CEO Tania Johnston.

The good news is that a handful of half-price, and buy-one-get-one-free tickets still remain.

The event is organized by the Ontario Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Contractors Association, and scheduled for Oct. 21 and 22. It offers an opportunity for professional development and networking for women throughout the HVACR industry.

MCA Canada's Women in Mechanical Construction is the proud platinum sponsor of this year's event.

The deadline to register for the fall/winter sessions of CEC's virtual Project Management Program is coming up this Thursday, Oct. 22.

Although we've changed the format and approach for this edition of the program to allow for virtual delivery, the content is as engaging and informative as ever! And, as always, it's Gold Seal and Blue Seal accredited.

We will offer this year's program online for two days a week over 10 weeks in November, December, January and February.

This course is always popular, and has attracted nearly 900 participants over its 40 sessions to date.

Register today!

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Source: HistoryNet.com

1714: George I of England crowned.
1805: Austrian general Karl Mac surrenders to Napoleon's army at the battle of Ulm.
1818: The United States and Britain establish the 49th Parallel as the boundary between Canada and the United States.
1870: The Summer Palace in Beijing, China, is burnt to the ground by a Franco-British expeditionary force.
1924: Baseball's first 'colored World Series' is held in Kansas City, Mo.
1938: Czechoslovakia, complying with Nazi policy, outlaws the Communist Party and begins persecuting Jews.
1941: German troops reach the approaches to Moscow.
1944: U.S. troops land on Leyte in the Philippines, keeping General MacArthur's pledge "I shall return."
1945: Egypt, Syria, Iraq and Lebanon form the Arab League to present a unified front against the establishment of a Jewish state in Palestine.
1968: Jacqueline Kennedy marries Aristotle Onassis.
1973: Arab oil-producing nations ban oil exports to the United States, following the outbreak of Arab-Israeli war.
1977: Charter plane crashes in Mississippi, killing three members of popular Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, along with their assistant road manager, the pilot and co-pilot.
1991: Oakland Hills firestorm destroys nearly 3,500 homes and apartments and kills 25 people.
2011: In the Libyan civil war, rebels capture deposed dictator Muammar Gaddafi in his hometown of Sirte, killing him soon afterward.

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