REAAA Hwang Award 2021

REAAA HWANG AWARD 2021

Mr. Kwang-ung Hwang

The REAAA Hwang Award was established with the generous support of an Honorary Member, Mr. Hwang Kwang-ung, who is also a Co-opted Council Member of the Road Engineering Association of Asia and Australasia (REAAA). It recognizes any REAAA member who has made a significant contribution to the development of the road sector and regional cooperation in the region

SELECTION CRITERIA

The Hwang Fund Committee would select a professional who has made a significant contribution to REAAA and its activities by fulfilling key roles and responsibilities for an appreciable period, to ensure the Association to achieve its goals that are emphasized in the Constitution, Article 3.
The Committee also would recognize his/her dedication to establish a solid foothold for more exposure of REAAA and its activities at the international level and to nurture next generation in the sector.
Through the Committee review procedure, the candidates are expected to prove his/her achievements related to following criteria:
A. Continuous involvement in the Association for an appreciable period
B. Successful performance of major responsibilities within the Association
C. Contribution to achievement of Article 3 in the REAAA Constitution
D. Dedication to establish a solid foothold for more exposure of REAAA and its activities at the international level
E. Commitment for the Association’s future

Article 3. Objective:

  1. The objectives of the Association are to:

a. Promote and advance the science and practice of road engineering and related professions in the Asia-Pacific Region.

b. Encourage communication between persons charged with technical responsibilities for the planning, design, construction and maintenance of roads and allied structures.

c. Obtain and diffuse among the members, information on road engineering and related matters affecting the profession, and to print, sell, publish, issue and circulate the records of transactions of the Association or nay papers, periodicals, books, circulars and other itinerary undertakings or any extracts therefrom as may seem conducive to any of these objects.

d. Educate and seek to improve, extend and elevate the technical and general knowledge of members and persons concerned with road engineering.

e. Serve as a focal point for exchange of ideas related to road engineering.

f. Conduct, encourage and collate research in road engineering.

g. Establish, form and maintain an index of available or existing literature and articles of interest in connection with road engineering.

h. Co-operate, as may seem conducive to any of these objectives, with national and international organizations and to support and supplement their work.