The Wellington Award recognizes outstanding contributions in the field of engineering economy. The award is named after Arthur M. Wellington, author of The Economic Theory of Railroad Location, in 1887.
Evaluations are based on the following criteria:
Original contributions to the profession
Recognition of service to the profession
The eligibility is determined by a four-member selection panel. Whenever possible, academia, government and private industry will be represented in the panel, with the immediate past division director as the fourth member. Each appointed member shall serve a three-year term. Terms will be staggered with one member being replaced annually.
The selection panel will be responsible for:
The plaque will be presented at the IIE Annual Conference & Expo, May 20-23, 2017 in Pittsburgh. The winner will be notified by March 1, 2017.
Alice SmithAuburn University
Wellington Award Winners
Engineering Economy Division Page