Winners of B/HERT Awards

2015 Winners

2015 B/HERT Awards Winners

B/HERT AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING EXCELLENCE IN COLLABORATION
Project Title: Monash Industry Team Initiative (MITI)
Participating Organisations: Monash University, ARUP, Bega Cheese, Burra Foods, Cochlear, Cognizant, Devondale Murray Goulburn, Fonterra, Gardiner Foundation, Transurban, Hilton Manufacturing, NAB, United Energy, Vicroads and Warrnambool Cheese and Butter. 

Photo below, L-R: Clive Weeks AO (Monash Engineering Foundation), Mary Harvey (Gardiner Foundation), Ken Boal (B/HERT President), Madeleine McManus (Monash University), Ian Smith (Monash University).

2015 B/HERT Award Winners

Congratulations also to the following winners in collaborative projects:

  • Ashley Goldsworthy Award for Sustained Collaboration between Business and Tertiary Education, Project Title: The University of Western Australia and Woodside Energy Ltd – a partnership building capability and capacity in Western Australia’s oil and gas sector, Participating Organisations: The University of Western Australia, Woodside Energy Ltd. Photo below, L-R: Ken Boal (B/HERT President), Jill Stajduhar (The University of Western Australia), Brian Haggerty (Woodside Energy Ltd), Mark Stickells (The University of Western Australia).

  • Best Research and Development Collaboration Award, Project Title: Instrumented Revenue Vehicle program, Participating Organisations: Institute of Railway Technology (Monash University), Rio Tinto, Fortescue Metals Group, Australian Rail Track Corporation. Photo below of Project Director, Ravi Ravitharan (Institute of Railway Technology, Monash University).

  • Best Higher Education and Training Collaboration Award, Project Title: Monash Industry Team Initiative (MITI), Participating Organisations: Monash University, ARUP, Bega Cheese, Burra Foods, Cochlear, Cognizant, Devondale Murray Goulburn, Fonterra, Gardiner Foundation, NAB, Hilton Manufacturing, Transurban, United Energy, Vicroads and Warrnambool Cheese and Butter.
  • Best Community Engagement Award, Project Title: Fireballs in the Sky, Participating Organisations: Curtin University, ThoughtWorks Australia Pty Ltd, Western Australian Museum, Scitech, Chief Scientist of Western Australia, Astronomy WA, Stargazers Club. Photo below, L-R: Ken Boal (B/HERT President), Jane den Hollander (Deakin University), Paul Nicholls (Curtin University).

  • Excellence in Accounting Teaching Collaboration Award, Project Title: Indigenous Australian Accounting, Participating Organisations: Deakin Business School, Deakin University, CPA Australia. Photo below, L-R: Ken Boal (B/HERT President), Luisa Lombardi (Deakin University), Christian Lugnan (Deakin University), Barry Cooper (Deakin University), Mary Clarke (CPA Australia).

  • Outstanding Philanthropic Support of Higher Education Award, Project Title: Westpac Bicentennial Foundation, Awarded to: Westpac Banking Corporation. Photo below of Ken Boal (B/HERT President) and Susan Bannigan (Westpac Bicentennial Foundation).

  • Best Entrepreneurial Educator of the Year, Project Title: The Biz Playbook, Awarded to: Anthony Francis, Flinders Partners

Photos from the 2015 B/HERT Awards Dinner

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