About African Engineers Institute (AEI)
African Engineers Institute (AEI) is a registered Non-Profit Organisation (NPO) established in 2019. It is a voluntary based membership organisation open to all creative, innovative and professional bodies interested in positive forward-thinking. The institute aims to assist with cultivating young professionals to develop their skills in preparation for the fourth industrial revolution within South Africa and the African continent.
Full participation of African Engineers in the mainstream economy, wealth creation and distribution through innovation, engineering, manufacturing, construction, and research & development.
To Promote Engineering as a strategic tool/profession to achieve economic emancipation for Africans.
To promote African industrialization through innovation.
To promote innovation within the African continent.
To promote engineering design implementation culture by African Engineers for African nations.
To serve Africans and to be recognized by national and international organizations and the public, as a respected and valuable source of advice and guidance on the policies, interests, and concerns that relate engineering and technology.
Provide solutions for Africa through innovation, engineering design, construction, manufacturing, and research & development.
Advise in infrastructure development policies across Africa.
Our Aims & Objectives
To encourage the application of engineering and technological advancement for economic and social progress.
Organize, inspire and provide mentorship in secondary and tertiary institutions.
Establish solid international relationships with strategic partners/alliances and create an atmosphere for multi-national innovation and research platform.
The Future of AEI
AEI has developed a range of assistance programs, support initiatives and plans to advance its mission. Some of these include;
- Academic and business mentorship.
- AEI Membership training.
- Strategic partner courses.
- Engineering Publications, webinars, magazines, blogs & Podcasts.
- Business support.
- Academic support.
- BEE Corner.
- Business Forums.
African Engineers Institute Past Events
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Would You Like To Join AEI?
If you are interested in joining the voluntary Institute to become a member please download the AEI application form below. We look forward to seeing you joining a progressive organisation.
Sponsors & Partners
Sponsorships and Partnerships form important networking and enabling factors for the non-profit organisation. Contact us if you would like to become a sponsor or partner with us. Visit the partner’s page to see direct partners to AEI.
Driving Action & Change
AEI believes in driving change and innovation through dialogue by the youth of South Africa. These ideals are shared and are one of the driving forces by the Global Shapers Community. Visit their website to see what they are doing.