Start time: 12.30pm AEST. People, especially leaders and potential leaders, are the most important asset for all types of organisations. Too many organisations are not operating at their best potential or in the most efficient manner simply because they do not know how to develop and use the talent of potential leaders within their organisation. In short, these organisations are wasting their most important asset: leaders.
Engineering students at three universities in Queensland, NSW and Victoria each have the opportunity to receive $20,000 in study funding under the Australian Rail Track Corporation's (ARTC) Inland Rail scholarship program.
Imagine it's the early 20th century and you head out to the bush without a phone, electricity, concrete pump, chainsaw or even a nail gun, with the intention of building a major structure based on a few rudimentary drawings. Civil engineer Harold Irwin did just that.