First members ‘meeting section CE

On 27 October 2020, the President of KIVI, Joanne Meyboom installed the CE department at her first members’ meeting. Because of Corona, it was per zoom. Despite this, there were 36 people present. After the handling of the usual domestic matters, the board asked for the opinion of the members in 5 breakout sessions. 1.…

KIVI Founding father of Enginet

On September 15, 2020, the Secretary General Chartered Engineering, dr.ir. Antoinette Vietsch signed on behalf of KIVI the statutes of the European alliance for mutual recognition of certification of engineering competencies, Enginet.  KIVI is thus one of the founding fathers. The other founding fathers are: the Italian  CERT-ING  Agency, the Société Nationale des Ingénieurs Professionnels…

The section Chartered Engineering has a board

Following the decision of the Members’ Council to organise the activities for Chartered Engineering in its own Chartered Engineering section, the quartermasters Eelco Schrik and Antoinette Vietsch made the necessary preparations. This period is concluded by the appointment on 30 June 2020 by the board of KIVI of the following engineers as board members of…

Joint membership for KIVI and IMarEst

On 26 June 2020 David Loosley, the Chief executive of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEst) and Bart Struwe, interim Chief Executive of KIVI signed a cooperative agreement for joint membership. This agreement, which is endorsed by the Royal Dutch Marine, is the result of a pilot in combination with the new…

KIVI stays member of IEA

The annual meeting of the International Engineering Alliance, IEA took place on zoom instead of in Cape Town. The Secretary General Chartered Engineering, dr.ir. Antoinette Vietsch was invited by the IPEA Executive Committee to held a short presentation on 24 June 2020 at 2.30 CEST. The presentation was to support the application of the membership…

Not only for, but also by Chartered Engineers

Not only the Board of KIVI but also the Members’ Council endorses on 16 December 2019 the report “Chartered Engineering, success or drama” of the Chartered Engineering working group of the Members’ Council.   The report begins with a historical summary and a global description of other professional registers and registrations. The opinion of the…

Mutual Recognition for IEng, between KIVI and Spain

On July 27, KIVI welcomed Francesc González, Director of AQPE of Spain, to our headquarters in The Hague. Here we signed a Mutual Recognition Agreement to facilitate the mobility of Incorporated Engineers. The signing of this agreement was necessary to complete the formalisation of relations initiated on March 12 with the signing of a mutual…

Mutual Recognition Agreement between Singapore and KIVI

On the 20th July 2018, The Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES) signed a Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA) with The Royal Netherlands Society of Engineers (KIVI) to promote the mutual recognition of Chartered Engineers. With the agreement, Chartered Engineers from The Netherlands can gain professional recognition of their qualifications and expertise when they practice in Singapore…