Three of Engineers Australia's International Chapters recently held their General Meetings to reflect on the year, elect the 2021 committees and look to the year ahead. Learnc more about the outcomes of the General Meetings held in Malaysia, Hong Kong and the UK below.
Engineers Australia Malaysia Chapter
The meeting saw KH Tan, Chapter President together with Dennis Ong (Secretary) and Kesavan (Treasurer) present the annual reports, and the acknowledgement of members who were recently awarded Chartered and EngExec credentials. The election of the office bearers went smoothly, with the current committee re-elected for another term, before the meeting finished with an opportunity for members to network over lunch.
Engineers Australia Hong Kong Chapter's General Meeting was held on 30 September 2020 at the World Trade Club, Causewaybay. Attended by 34 members, the meeting included a video greeting from Engineers Australia CEO Dr Bronwyn Evans.
Attendees were notified of the Photo Competition being conducted to prepare for the 2021 Calendar, and towards the end of the meeting four newly awarded EngExe members and 3 Fellow members of EA were recognised.
Due to the Covid-19 situation in Hong Kong, many planned activities in 2020 had been cancelled or postponed. We are looking forward to the pick up of activities and continual growth of Hong Kong Chapter in the future.
- Nicola Telcik - President
- Stuart Marsh - Vice-President
- Rob Vozila - Treasurer
- Tianca McHenry - Secretary
- Tom Hill - Auditor.
The committee would like to thank Astley Pung for setting up the meeting and staying up till 2am local time to provide technical support, as well as Tony Luong MIEAust CPEng (Senior Geotechnical Engineer, Jacobs), who delivered a technical talk on Delivering complex ground investigations for major projects in Australia and the UK.
Engineers Australia thanks the International Chapter committees for their ongoing work and commitment to the engineering profession.