Dr Anthon Botha from the Graduate School of Technology Management (GSTM), Department of Engineering and Technology Management, received two prizes at the SAIIEnexxxt conference held in Port Elizabeth from 30 September to 2 October 2019. This was the 30th conference of the Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering (SAIIE).
The first was the prize for the Best Presentation delivered at the conference. He received a one-year license for the Wolfram Mathematica software sponsored by Blue Stallion Technologies. The other prize was for the second Best Paper submitted to the SAIIEnexxxt. The paper, Innovating for Market Adoption in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, was selected as one of twenty papers for a special edition of South African Journal of Industrial Engineering (SAJIE).