Emerging Leader Awards 2020

The Emerging Leader Awards 2020

To encourage and celebrate the next generation of leaders


The Emerging Leader Awards recognize members of the AEC community who demonstrate excellence, impress and inspire their co-workers, and are well on their way to becoming the next leaders in the profession. These awards recognize young professionals for excellence in design, leadership, initiative, and/or service to the community. Nominated by a member or members of their team, winners are selected by a jury of peers.


The 2020 Emerging Leader Award winners were revealed during a special virtual ceremony on December 02, 2020. Click here for a full list of the winners of the 2020 Emerging Leader Awards. Watch the full show below.


Click here for a full list of the finalists of the 2020 Emerging Leader Awards.

2019 Emerging Leader Awards

The 2019 Emerging Leader Award winners can be viewed here! Here are some highlights from the 2019 Emerging Leader Awards show that was held on December 4, 2019, at The Buildings Show, Toronto.


Although there is no age restriction to be considered, nominees must have received their professional designation within the last 10 years. Nominations must be submitted by one or more members of the nominee’s team, and nominee must be a resident of Canada in order to be eligible.


Submissions are closed for the 2020 Emerging Leader Awards. Registrations for the 2021 awards will open in June 2021.


A jury comprising members of the Construction Canada Editorial Advisory Board will select the finalists based on the strength of their work, demonstrated integrity, leadership, and community outreach, as outlined in the submissions.


Engineered Assemblies was the title sponsor of the 2020 Emerging Leader Awards program. ALPOLIC, Kryton International, and Kee Safety were the supporting sponsors of the 2020 Emerging Leader Awards program.