2021 SAIIE Awards: Call for Nominations

The SAIIE Awards honour and celebrate outstanding contributions to industrial engineering in Southern Africa. We invite nominations of Industrial Engineering Professionals in the following four categories:

1.SAIIE AWARD FOR BEST INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING & LEARNING

Open to all practising Industrial Engineering educators at a Southern African higher education institution. This award rewards excellence in education, particularly recognising innovations and novel teaching methods, course designs, assessments or other parts of the academic project, developed over the past two years. Click here for the nomination form for this category.

2. SAIIE AWARD FOR BEST INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING PAPER PUBLISHED

Open to all Industrial Engineering practitioners, involved in research in the field of industrial engineering. For a paper published in the past 2 years (2019 & 2020). Click here for the nomination form for this category.

3. SAIIE AWARD FOR BEST INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING PRACTITIONER: EMPLOYER'S CHOICE

Open to all Industrial Engineering practitioners who have graduated in the last 5 years. To be nominated by an employer. Click here for the nomination form for the category.

4. SAIIE AWARD FOR BEST INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING WORK CONDUCTED IN INDUSTRY

Open to all Industrial Engineering professionals working/consulting at an industry in Southern Africa, this award rewards innovative, fresh and interesting thinking in solving problems. The award will be awarded to the most exciting project conducted by an Industrial Engineering practitioner and is also open to teams. Click here for the nomination form for this category.

The list of finalists in each category will be published towards the middle of September 2021 and the winners will be announced at the SAIIE32 Conference Dinner on Tuesday, 5 October 2021.

Closing date for submitting nominations is TUESDAY, 24 AUGUST 2021. Please direct any queries to Lynette Pieterse at admin@saiie.co.za.