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Mentorship program

My Water Path

Program Objectives

The "My Water Path" MentorshipProgram is a joint program of CentrEau and the International Water Association - Young Water Professionals Canadian Chapter.

It is open to students and young professionals members of both organizations.

Through this program, the student community and young water professionals in Quebec will be able to find a mentor to guide them in the development of their careers. Whether in the field of research, private sector, or public/non-profit programs, this program is designed to facilitate the sharing and transfer of knowledge within the water community of practice.

Prerequisites to participate

Mentors: Anyone, with or without mentoring experience, who wishes to invest a few hours per month coaching a student or young professional

Mentees: CentrEau members and IWA members in Quebec

Why become a mentor?

  • Help students and young professionnals bridge the gap between research and the professional environment
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Share knowledge and experience
  • Contribute to the training of the next generation of water leaders


Cohort 2022 is launched!

  • Mentors: registration period is closed
  • Mentees: registration period was from February 4 to 27, 2022

Expected follow-up

  • Participants agree to provide 3 to 4 hours of availability per month. Please note that meetings will be held exclusively at a distance for the moment.
  • CentrEau and the YWP-IWA Committee is committed to providing coaching for the first meetings.
  • Consult the Mentee Guide » (English p. 5)
  • Consult the Mentor Guide » (English p. 5)

Would you like to get involved in the new Mentoring Committee? Write to us at

2021 Cohort


Mahsa Mirghoreishi Roodbaneh, Université Laval

Peter Vanrolleghem, Université Laval

Mostafa Khalil, Université d'Alberta

Flavia Visentin, Polytechnique Montréal

Marie-Ève Jean, INRS

Lou Paris, OBV Yamaska

Raymond Kabo, Université Laval

Julie Gauthier, Laforest Nova Aqua

Emmanuel Díaz Mendoza, McGill University

Dany Landry, Englobe

Medinah Lafaille, McGill University

Zita Antoine Ondoa, INRS

Christophe Boisvert, Université Laval

Simon Vincent, Ville de Montréal

Ananya Mohanty, McGill University

Flavia Visentin, Polytechnique Montréal

Jessica Warrack, McGill University

Laurene Autixier, Ville de Laval

Jean-David Therrien, Université Laval

Caroline Ky, Ville de Longueuil

Gaspard Octeus, Université Laval

Michael Osina, Université Laval

Emma Formankova, Polytechnique Montréal

Elaine Robichaud, Hydro-Québec

Charles Whittaker, Université de Sherbrooke

Tadros Ghobrial, Université Laval

Coralie Pontoreau, Polytechnique Montréal

Geneviève Aubry, Proactivo

Maximilien Delestre, Polytechnique Montréal

Dany Landry, Englobe