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Announcement of 2018 SAIIE Awards Nominees, Gala Evening & Sponsorship opportunities: 27 July 2018

Posted by Lynette Pieterse on Friday, 6 July 2018 21:20

The SAIIE Awards honour and celebrate outstanding contributions to industrial engineering in Southern Africa and we are proud to announce the 2018 SAIIE Awards nominees in the following categories:

 Prof Kris Adendorff Award for Prominent Industrial Engineering Professional

  •  John Bicheno - Professor of Lean Enterprises, University of Buckingham, UK
  • Johan Dekker - Managing Director, DSV Solutions Africa
  • Roland Rohrs - Chairman & Honourary Lecturer, Wispeco Holdings & University of Pretoria
  • Hannelie Nel - Managing Director, Tenelli Industries (Pty) Ltd
  • Cobus Rossouw - Chief Strategy Officer, Imperial Logistics (including international division)
  • Stephan Scott - Snr Manager-Solutions, DSV Engineering & Project Management; DSV Louwlardia

 SAIIE Award for Outstanding Industrial Engineering Educator

  •  Teresa Hattingh - Lecturer, University of Witwatersrand
  • Wyhan Jooste - Snr. Lecturer, Stellenbosch University
  • David Kruger - Associate Professor, University of South Africa
  • Roland Rohrs - Honourary Lecturer, University of Pretoria

 SAIIE Award for Outstanding Industrial Engineering Researcher

  •  Johan Joubert - Associate Professor, University of Pretoria
  • Khumbulani Mpofu - Professor & Research Chair, Tshwane University of Technology
  • Kem Ramdass - Snr. Lecturer, University of South Africa

 SAIIE Award for Outstanding Young Industrial Engineering Researcher

  •  Tiaan Oosthuizen - Associate Professor & Director: Stellenbosch Technology Centre - Laboratory for Advanced Manufacturing Stellenbosch University
  • Nadia Viljoen - Part-time Lecturer, University of Pretoria
  • Shakib Zohrehvandi - Head Planning & Scheduler, MAPNA Group

The winners of the SAIIE Awards in the above categories will be announced at the SAIIE Awards and Gala evening scheduled for Friday, 27 July 2017 at 18:30, at The Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre. A three-course meal will be served and an exciting keynote speaker, will be addressing the audience.

To book your seat, please contact lynette.pieterse@up.ac.za before 18 July 2017. The cost is R750 per person and sponsor opportunities are available. Please refer to the attachment for the various sponsorship opportunities. 



2018 Sponsorship opportunities.pdf 348.3K 6 Jun 18 14:05

Last updated Friday, 6 July 2018 19:20

SAIIE Newsletter: April 2018

Posted by Lynette Pieterse on Friday, 20 April 2018 10:04

Please find attached the SAIIE April 2018 Newsletter. 


SAIIE Newsletter_Vol 3_ April 2018_Final.pdf 1.2M 20 Apr 18 10:04

SAIIE Newsletter: March 2018

Posted by Lynette Pieterse on Friday, 16 March 2018 10:51

Please find attached the SAIIE March 2018 Newsletter. 


SAIIE Newsletter_Vol 2_ March 2018_Final.pdf 872.0K 16 Mar 18 10:51

SAIIE Newsletter: February 2018

Posted by Lynette Pieterse on Friday, 16 March 2018 10:50

Please find attached the SAIIE February 2018 Newsletter. 


SAIIE Newsletter_Vol 1_ Febr 2018_Final.pdf 997.4K 16 Mar 18 10:50

SAIIE Newsletter: December 2017

Posted by Lynette Pieterse on Wednesday, 17 January 2018 08:58

Please find attached the SAIIE December 2017 Newsletter. 


SAIIE Newsletter_Vol 11_ Dec 2017_Final.pdf 1.2M 17 Jan 18 08:58

Changes on the SAIIE website

Posted by Lynette Pieterse on Tuesday, 1 July 2014 14:42

The SAIIE team has created a:

1. Career Module (jobs, vacancies)

By the click of a button, this will allow:

  •          Companies to advertise positions available
  •          As a member you can apply for these positions

Select the option for

  •          Companies to view your CV

 For the effective operation of this function, SAIIE members are requested to PLEASE complete their CVs online – the service is Free and GRATIS!

2. Knowledge-share Platform

If you have ever faced a situation where you were seeking industry information with

  •          no one to talk to
  •          no forum to consult

this is the answer!

 You can

  •          add links
  •          post videos and
  •          images
  •          subscribe to interesting topics being discussed
  •          share what you have learned or experienced

3. Two events calendars

  •          SAIIE annual conference
  •          Online training and smaller seminars/workshops

View these and register to attend!

PS Where applicable events will be linked to the CPD Manager!

4. CPD Manager

The SAIIE team realised they could assist the members by managing their CPD points. The

CPD Manager will:

  •          track your CPD points
  •          pro-actively advise you when points are needed, and
  •          in which category, plus
  •          where you can find the necessary seminar/workshop, etc.

 5. Secure online payment

  •          options, and
  •          up to date information

Please view your statement online and update your personal details and become part of the SAIIE online community!

SAIIE has walked the extra mile to add value for our members. Now it is your turn

  •          to make use of the initiatives, and
  •          please provide feedback to enable us to cater for your needs!


Meeting the Demand for SIPs Scarce Skills: Industrial Engineering: Occupational Team Feedback Report 2

Posted by Lynette Pieterse on Monday, 14 April 2014 13:30

Refer to the attached file.


SIPs Scarce Skills in Industrial_Engineering - Report 2 - version 4.pdf 1.4M 14 Apr 14 13:30

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