“Engineers Australia is proud to support the Day of STEM initiative,” said Stephen Durkin, Chief Executive Officer of Engineers Australia. “Engineers Australia and our 100,000+ members believe that an investment in STEM education is essential to building an innovative workforce and a productive economy”
Today’s engineers already work with state-of-the-art equipment on cutting-edge technologies across all sectors of the economy. These high-tech industries won’t grow without a community of curious and capable people. Engineers Australia believes hands on school programs such as this initiative ‘plant the seed of interest’ and help students learn about exciting and rewarding careers.