National Committee on Engineering Design

The National Committee on Engineering Design (NCED) is a national committee of the Mechanical College Board.

The NCED is mainly focused on the mechanical and mechatronics areas of engineering. The committee exists to promote:

  • links between industry and secondary and tertiary learning institutions for the strategic development of design learning and experience in all aspects of engineering design.
  • design excellence and awareness through media, publications, conferences and exhibitions.
  • product design and design within the broader manufacturing area.


The committee is run by elected representatives. Current members are:

  • Craig Wheeler MIEAust - Chair
  • Cliff Green FIEAust CPEng – Deputy Chair
  • Michael Lucas FIEAust CPEng NER – Immediate Past Chair
  • Paul van de Loo MIEAust CPEng NER
  • Mike von Bertouch MIEAust
  • Scott Wordley MIEAust
  • Katja Holtta-Otto FIEAust

Email us or call 1300 653 113 if you have any questions.

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