|ACK officially established the Engineers Australia (EA) Student Society Chapter. The official launch ceremony was attended by Mr. Jeff Hughes, Engineers Australia’s Executive General Manager Member Services, Prof. Isam Zabalawi President of ACK, Dr. Mohamad Abdul Niby - Dean of School of Engineering, ACK staff Members and Engineering students.
During the launch, Mr. Hughes shared Engineers Australia’s support for the Student Society and congratulated ACK’s student committee members for their commitment to promoting the engineering profession on campus.Professor Isam Zabalawi and Dr. Mohammed Abdul Niby also delivered speeches to show their support for EA’s Student Society and its first student committee which represents ACK’s engineering disciplines of Civil, Petroleum, Electrical and Mechanical.
During his speech, Dr. Abdul Niby congratulated the committee members and highlighted that being involved in a student society is an important vehicle for facilitating professional and personal development as a student engineer.
The key role of the newly launched Student Society is to promote and support Engineers Australia membership provided to students throughout their tertiary journey, and to organize professional development and industry networking events for student engineers. The Student Society also provides leadership and project management opportunities for its committee members.
Posted on Nov. 18, 2019