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With the shift into remote working and online learning in semester one 2020, the EWB Challenge team has been exploring webinars which will add to the experience of students working through EWB Challenge projects.

EWB Career Conversations #1: 'the journey - where can an engineering degree take you?'

Reflections and discussion with Pippa Connolly (complex major infrastructure delivery, strategy and leadership, education), Peter McArdle (Australian water sector, disaster and humanitarian response, research), and Bianca Anderson (regenerative practice, facilitation and training, business for impact, design).

Contact the EWB Challenge team to access the recording


2020 EWB Challenge Showcase

Key Dates

Semester One finalists announced:  late August 2020

  • Semester Two finalists announced:  early November 2020

  • EWB Challenge Series Showcase Event:  early December 2020


Awards and Acknowledgement

The following awards will be up for grabs at the 2020 EWB Challenge Series Showcase:

EWB Challenge

People's Choice Award: as voted by attendees at the Challenge Showcase event

  • EWB Challenge Showcase Award: recognising an outstanding project presentation at the Challenge Showcase event
  • Community Partner Award: determined by Centre for Appropriate Technology representatives in collaboration with the Challenge Showcase judging panel
  • Equity and Inclusion Award (tbc)
  • Sustainability Award (tbc)


EWB Technology Challenge

  • Appropriate Technology Award
  • Equity & Inclusion Award
  • Sustainability Award
  • Innovation Award


EWB Research Challenge

  • People's Choice Award
  • Research Communicator Award
  • Sustainability Award