2018 Annual Industry, Research and Awards Night

The School of Property, Construction and Project Management annual awards night recognises the outstanding achievements of students and provides a networking opportunity with industry.

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Celebrate the outstanding achievements of students at this annual event that showcases final year research projects and provides networking opportunities for industry, staff, students and alumni.

The Annual Industry, Research and Awards Night was held on Thursday 18 October 2018 at the Olympic Room and Betty Cuthbert Lounge at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Order of Proceedings

  • 5:00pm Poster viewing & networking
  • 5:30pm Award preparation (sponsors and winners) 
  • 6:00pm General guests arrive
  • 6:30pm Welcome by Professor Ron Wakefield - Presentation of awards
  • 7:30pm Closing presentations - Networking opportunities
  • 9:00pm  Event concludes

Awards and sponsors

Awards are proudly sponsored by the following Employers of Choice.

Industry awards

Some organisations that have a long-standing partnership with the School offer student awards. Criteria are determined by the sponsoring organisations. 

  • RICS Award
  • Buxton Award
  • Tony Carpenter Award (AIQS)
  • L.A. Casey Award (AIQS)
  • AIB FO Watts / W T Morris Award
  • AIB Chapter Medal Award
  • Muller Partnership Award
  • Probuild Award
  • CIOB Certificates of Excellence
  • API Undergraduate Award
  • API Postgraduate Awards
  • Eva & Associates Risk Management Award
  • E.S.P Laboratories Best Graduate Diploma Project Award
  • Herron Todd White Award

Scholarship awards

  • Stockland Ervin Graf Scholarship
  • The GPT Group Scholarship
  • Donald Cant Watts Corke Scholarship
  • Beller-Nucara Family Scholarship
  • Carolyn Parker Prize
  • Chris McMahon Gippsland Valuers Discussion Group

Student achievement awards

These awards recognise students in each year level of each program who achieve the highest Grade Point Average in 2017.

Property and Valuation

  • 1st Year – Mirvac
  • 2nd Year – Charter Keck Cramer
  • 3rd Year – Municipal Group of Valuers
  • 4th Year – m3property
  • Master of Business/Property – ISPT

Project Management

  • 1st Year – Bypass
  • 2nd Year – Sensum
  • 3rd Year – Hickory
  • 4th Year – Jacobs
  • Masters of Project Management – Aultun Property Group

Construction Management

  • 1st Year – L.U. Simon
  • 2nd Year – Hickory
  • 3rd Year – Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB)
  • 4th Year – L.U. Simon
  • Master of Energy Efficient and Sustainable Building – Poly Australia
  • Master of Occupational Health and Safety – Stems Construction Solutions
  • Graduate Diploma Occupational Health and Safety - Built

Poster awards

Posters are displayed on the night. Students who produce the best posters receive awards.

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management) (Honours) – RICS
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Project Management) (Honours) – API
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Property and Valuation) (Honours) – PMI
  • Best prefabrication or modular construction based poster – Sensum
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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business. - Artwork created by Louisa Bloomer