Engineers and Engineering Students Information Night – AMCouncil Gippsland Chapter
The Asset Management Council, Engineers Australia Gippsland Regional Group, and Federation University Australia conducted an “Engineers and Engineering Students Information Night” on 30 March 2017 at Federation University Australia, Churchill Campus,
Guy Hodgkinson, Engineers Australia, Victoria Division Vice President, presented information on Engineers Australia and the benefits of membership.
Professor Steve Wilcox, Discipline Head Engineering, Federation University Australia, Gippsland Campus presented on Strategy and Direction of Engineering Education at Federation University Australia.
More than 50 students, Federation University Australia staff and practising engineers from a range of industries across Gippsland were able to meet and network. This provided opportunities for engineering professionals and engineering students to discuss current and future opportunities in the Engineering field.
The event was sponsored by Gippsland Water, Chris O’Brien & Company, Brendan Wilkinson from Australian Paper, Ian Newnham from GHD and Gopi Chattopadhyay from the Asset Management Council.
Speakers, Sponsors, Brendan Wilkinson and the Engineers Australia Gippsland Group Team, along with Federation University team members, Hayden McArthur, Dr. Susanga Costa, Dr. Gopi Chattopadhyay (Chair for AM Council, Gippsland), Dr. Harpreet Kandra, Dr Tanveer Choudhury and many others were acknowledged for their valuable contribution for making this event a great success.