The Chamber of Engineers has opened the call for nominations in the following categories:
The Maurice Debono Lifetime Achievement Award
The Chamber of Engineers, in memory of one of its founders, Ing. Maurice Debono, offers, on an annual basis, the Maurice Debono Lifetime Achievement Award. This is awarded to individuals who have been committed throughout his/her career to the advancement of Engineering and the profession in Malta.
Industrial Excellence Award
This award is directed towards organizations or companies who have demonstrated excellence in their engineering work. This can be done through the accomplishment of challenging projects, introduction or use of recognized standards, research and development and engineering of new products.
Engineering Entrepreneur Award
This award is targeted towards engineering professionals who have who have taken up entrepreneurship in technical/scientific fields in the past 10 years. The reasons behind such an award are the following:
a. To promote start-up companies owned by engineers
b. To promote the idea of entrepreneurship amongst engineers
The awards ceremony will be held on Tuesday 8 December 2015 at 7pm at the Verdala Palace. This event will be held under the distinguished patronage of H.E. Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, President of Malta.
The nomination period is now closed. The process to evaluate nominations will commence on 20th November.