IESL NSW Chapter Women in Engineering Day

The New South Wales (NSW) Chapter of Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL) invites you to attend The Women in Engineering (WiE) day. The speakers will share their experiences of being an engineer and the path navigated during their career. This will be a valuable opportunity to: Hear from Women in Engineering leadership; Network with a diverse group of women committed in supporting and promoting women in engineering,
IESL NSW Chapter Women in Engineering Day

The New South Wales (NSW) Chapter of Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL) invites you to attend The Women in Engineering (WiE) day. The speakers will share their experiences of being an engineer and the path navigated during their career.
This will be a valuable opportunity to: Hear from Women in Engineering leadership; Network with a diverse group of women committed in supporting and promoting women in engineering,
WiE day will feature the inaugural speech by Dr Marlene Kanga, President of the World Federation of Engineering Organisations and thirteen other speakers from industry and academia. The evening is sure to be an inspiring and a wonderful celebration of women in engineering. As a group, we will be inspired by diverse personalities, creativity and unique approach women offer not only to the engineering industry but to the community. We acknowledge the important role of women in the society and this forum hopes to create a platform to inspire young women to pursue a career in engineering.

 

The Speakers are:

  • Dr Marlene Kanga, AM, Hon. FIEAust, Hon. FIChemE, FTSE
    President of the World Federation of Engineering Organisations
  • Julie Mikhail, BEng, MEngSc, FIEAust, CPEng, EngExec, NER
    Managing Director Engineering Business Pty Ltd,
    Immediate Past President of Engineers Australia Sydney Division
  • Rajanthi Ravindra, BscEng(Hons), CPEng
    Senior Bridge Engineer for New Design at Bridge and Structural Engineering, Roads and Maritime Services 
  • Maya Amaraweera, BScEng(Hons), MEng, MIEAust, CPEng NER, AMIESL
    Roadside Asset Manager, Asset Maintenance Planning, Roads and Maritime Services; Past Chair and Committee Member IESL NSW Chapter
  • Dr Samanthika Liyanapathirana, BScEng(Hons), PhD
    Associate Professor – Civil Engineering, Engineering and Construction Management, Western Sydney University
  • Julia Ratnayake, BEng, MScEng, CPEng, FIEAust
    Asset/Strategic Infrastructure Manager, Sydney Planning, Sydney Division, Roads and Maritime Services
    Co-Deputy Chairman, Sydney Division Committee, Engineers Australia
  • Amali Wickramasinghe, BScEng(Hons), PGDip, CPEng, FIEAust, MIESL, PMP
    Underground Mains Engineer, Asset Management, Endeavour Energy
    Past Secretary and Committee Member IESL NSW Chapter
  • Dr Sujeewa De Silva, BScEng(Hons), GradCert, PhD
    Lecturer, School of Physics and Advanced Materials, University of Technology Sydney 
  • Dr Ana Heitor, BEng, MEng, PhD
    Senior Lecturer, School of Civil, Mining & Env Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences, University of Wollongong
  • Varuni Fernando, BEng
    Senior Systems Engineer at ResMed Ltd,
    Immediate Past Chair, Women in Engineering, Engineers Australia Sydney Division, Committee Member, Engineers Australia Sydney Division
  • Gowri Pincombe, BEng(Hons), PGDip
    Senior Bridge Engineer at SMEC (Member of the Surbana Jurong Group)
  • Chamindi Jayasuriya, BScEng(Hons)
    Doctoral Student and Research Associate, University of Wollongong
  • Naduni Obadage,Chemical Engineering Student, University of New South Wales
    Undergraduate Engineer at City Water Technology
    Founding Secretary, Impact Engineer
  • Navya Jayawardena,Civil Engineering and Architecture Student, University of New South Wales

 

 

Date
28 / 03 / 2019 - 05:00 pm to 08:30 pm
Registration Closes
25 / 03 / 2019 05:00 pm
Venue
Harricks Auditorium
8 Thomas Street
Chatswood
,
NSW
,
2067
Cost
Members & non-members
  • Members & non-members: $Complimentary ($ excl. GST)
Host(s)
IESL NSW Chapter
Event Contact
  • Contact:
    Engineers Australia Member Services
  • Phone:
    1300 653 113
  • Email: