In August 2014, a delighted Makotsene Makgalemele, an active and dedicated SAICE Young Members Panel member and Women in Engineering volunteer, received CESA's 2014 Young Engineer of the Year award in recognition of her achievements and contribution to the industry. In this article we learn more about Makotsene's journey, her involvement with industry and her commitment to sustainability.
The finals of Aqualibrium, the exciting Saice - Rand Water Schools Water Competition 2014, were held at the Sci-Bono Discovery Centre in Newtown, Johannesburg, on Friday 25 July 2014. This competition, which encourages learners to take mathematics and science to enable them to choose a career from the list of top-priority scarce skills (i.e. civil and other engineering disciplines, including water-related professions), never fails to excite the teams, spectators and everybody involved.