Research Industry Leadership Awards 2019


Nominations close Friday 10 September 2021

Current ADIA members are invited to nominate an individual.

  • An individual need only be nominated once to be considered.
  • The number of nominations received per nominee bears no weight in their selection.
  • It is the responsibility of the nominator to collect sufficient evidence to support the nomination against the selection criteria, enabling the judging panel to assess the candidate’s merit. 


  • Nominations will be accepted from individuals in current ADIA member organisations.
  • All industry members (ADIA and non-ADIA) are eligible for nomination.

Nomination process:

  • Nominations open at 9:00 am on Monday 9 August 2021.
  • Nominations close at 5:00 pm on Friday 10 September 2021.
  • Judging will take place late September 2021 and be finalised by Friday 15 October.
  • The Judge’s decision is final.
  • One recipient will be awarded every two years.
  • The Award will be presented at the ADIA AGM Special Event.
  • Late nominations will not be accepted.

Jayne Van Souwe Leadership award nominations

To nominate a candidate for this award please complete the following questions and submit by 8 September 2023

  • Nominators Details

  • Must be from an ADIA member organisation
  • Nominee’s details

  • (ADIA Membership is not compulsory for nomination)
  • Nomination Details

    Please describe how the nominee meets each of the following selection criteria. Responses should be no longer than 250 words. Where possible, provide examples to support your statements.

  • The Judging panel may also consider the following in assessing and comparing nominations:
    • How has the nominee contributed to the industry to benefit others?
    • How have they demonstrated leadership, innovation and creativity?
    • The degree of difficulty of the achievement (and sacrifices made).
    • The nature and length of activity or service.
    • Current or and likely future impact on industry.
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