SA Academy of Engineering
The South African Academy of Engineering (SAAE) is a young, growing, non-profit, independent institution with 199 members. It functions as a voluntary association under its own constitution and follows the model of Academies of Engineering in many countries around the world.
The Academy comprises eminent engineers of all disciplines and related professionals with proven ability and achievement. It is able to harness their wealth of knowledge and experience which, with the interdisciplinary character of the membership, provides a unique resource for independent, evidence-based advice. The SAAE maintains relations with overseas Academies of Engineering and in 2009 was admitted as a member of the International Council of Academies of Engineering and Technological Sciences (CAETS).
To be a reliable and sought-after source of expert advice on matters pertaining to global competitiveness and quality of life for the nation.
In May 2018 the following persons were elected to the Executive Committee for the period 2018–2020: • Dr Musa Furumele, Chairman, Gandlati Strategic Equity (Pty) Ltd. • Dr Trueman Goba,Chairman of Hatch Africa (Pty) Ltd. • Prof Elsabe Kearsley, Professor, Department...read more
presented by Felix Reinders
17h00 for 17h30 29 August 2018 Reitz Hall, Engineering Campus, Stellenbosch University
SAAE is very proud of Prof Kevin Wall, a Fellow and past Executive Committee member of SAAE, who recently received the National Science and Technology Forum (NSTF) -South32 Lifetime Award. The NSTF awards recognise, celebrate and reward excellence in science,...read more