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2017 SAIIE Awards: Announcement of Nominees


Written by Lynette Pieterse on Wednesday, 17 January 2018 10:48

The SAIIE Awards honour and celebrate outstanding contributions to industrial engineering in Southern Africa and the 2017 SAIIE Awards nominees in the following categories are as follows:

Prof Kris Adendorff Award for Prominent Industrial Engineering Professional

  • Ms Nerissa Naidu - Chief Operating Officer & Global Head of Strategy, AIG
  • Dr Hannelie Nel – Director, Tennelli Industries (Pty) Ltd.
  • Mr Ben Peters – Snr Project Manager, City of Cape Town
  • Prof Corné Schutte – Chairperson Department of Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University
  • Mr Arno van der Merwe – CEO, Mercedes-Benz

SAIIE Award for Outstanding Industrial Engineering Educator

  • Prof James Bekker – Snr Lecturer, Stellenbosch University
  • Ms Teresa Hattingh – Lecturer, University of Witwatersrand
  • Mr Tshifhiwa Nenzhele – Lecturer, Tshwane University of Technology
  • Dr Karl van der Merwe – Snr Lecturer, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
  • Prof Liezl van Dyk – Research Director & School Director, School of Industrial Engineering, North West University

SAIIE Award for Outstanding Industrial Engineering Researcher

  • Prof Khumbulani Mpofu – Head of Department & Research Chair, Tshwane University of Technology
  • Prof Thomas Tengen – Associate Professor, Vaal University of Technology
  • Prof Liezl van Dyk – Research Director & School Director, School of Industrial Engineering, North West University
  • Prof Jan van Vuuren – Professor, Stellenbosch University

SAIIE Award for Outstanding Young Industrial Engineering Researcher

  • Mr Makinde Olusambo Ayodeji, Part-time lecturer, Tshwane University of Technology
  • Ms Louzanne Bam, Lecturer, Stellenbosch University
  • Mr Wouter Bam, Researcher, Stellenbosch University
  • Mr Jean-Claude Baraka, Full-time Doctorate student, Durban University of Technology
  • Ms Imke de Kock, Lecturer, Stellenbosch University
  • Dr Jacomine Grobler, Snr Lecturer, University of Pretoria
  • Mr James Magombo, Business Systems Analyst, CO3 Technologies
  • Dr Brian van Vuuren, Researcher/Lecturer, Stellenbosch University

The winners of the SAIIE Awards in the above categories will be announced at the SAIIE Awards and Gala evening scheduled for Friday, 21 July 2017 at 18:30 at The Capital Moloko in Sandton. A three-course meal will be served and some exciting keynote speakers, still to be confirmed will be addressing the audience. To book your table, please contact lynette.pieterse@up.ac.za before 13 July 2017. The cost is R750 per person and sponsor opportunities are available. Please refer to the attachment for the sponsor opportunities. 


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