Empowering Women in STEM Congress

IPWEA (NSW) is hosting an Empowering Women in STEM Congress, 18-19 October 2017, in Sydney, to establish, recognise and promote the outstanding contribution women make to the engineering, scientific and technological communities that improve and evolve our society. This Congress not only creates opportunities and pathways to inspire Australia’s future leaders but will allow you to have…

Government review into Commonwealth Procurement Rules reports back

The Joint Select Committee into Commonwealth Procurement has released its recommendations into Commonwealth Procurement rules, which govern the sourcing of materials used in Commonwealth projects, from staplers to submarines. The review aims to address concerns that procurement culture focuses on lowest cost rather than value-for-money, a lack of accountability and transparency, unacceptable risk shifting and…