Committee
Primary Objectives
Technical
1.      Carry out a Study on country specific “Development Focused” Areas.
2.      Prepare a country development master plan blue print covering major sectors.
3.      Establish a mechanism to provide periodic reviews and feedback of ongoing/proposed  projects to relevant decision making authorities
4.      Establish a mechanism for lobbying to create public awareness and initiate litigation process for harmful projects
5.      Establish a mechanism to appoint Association members to major engineering project evaluation committees
6.      Establish code of conduct for utilization of technology to ensure privacy of citizens, right to express views, mobility etc. is not compromised.
Membership
1.      Establish membership guidelines and enroll new members
2.      Maintain membership details and promote them to relevant sub committees / decision making bodies /statutory and regulatory bodies.
3.      Establish members’ skills development and CPD opportunities (such as Mentoring/ Leadership /technology trends)
4.      Establish a mechanism to handle members grievances, concerns and distress situations
5.      Establish a working group to facilitate membership benefits
6.      Establish a national guideline for using the title “Engineer” in both government and private sector organizations
Legal Support
1.      Prepare organization registration documents and complete the registration process
2.      Provide Legal support/ advice to relevant members in distress
3.      Establish mechanism to ensure organization related agreements, contracts, sponsorship documents are in place
4.      To represent the organization in areas of litigation which has an impact on public health, safety and well being
Publicity & PR
1.      Establish publicity and PR guidelines
2.      Enter into agreements with media sponsorships
3.      Establish membership communication collaterals
4.      Develop the annual event calendar for members
5.      Establish discussion forums, talk shows with media
6.      Establish regular communication/ knowledge sharing and feedback obtaining mechanism with the membership
7.      Develop a mechanism, guidelines and methodology for press releases and press conferences
CSR Projects
1.      Establish CSR policy framework
2.      Establish donor funding lines
3.      Annual CSR calendar and rollout plans
4.      Coordinate for sustainability monitoring
5.      Establish a frame work for member participation
Construction
1.      Develop a Country policy framework for major construction industry projects
2.      Establish a transparent policy framework and guide line for awarding contracts to foreign companies
3.      Establish a mechanism to nominate representatives from the Association to cabinet appointed tender boards
4.      Establish a mechanism to ensure knowledge transfer to local engineers on major construction projects
5.      Reestablish the possibility of nominating engineers as Project Managers in major development projects
Manufacturing & Services
1.      Develop a Country policy framework for major construction industry projects
2.      Establish a transparent policy framework and guide line for awarding contracts to foreign companies
3.      Establish a mechanism to nominate representatives from the Association to cabinet appointed tender boards
4.      Establish a mechanism to ensure knowledge transfer to local engineers on major construction projects
Consultancy
1.      Develop a Country policy framework for major construction industry projects
2.      Establish a transparent policy framework and guide line for awarding contracts to foreign companies
3.      Establish a mechanism to nominate representatives from the Association to cabinet appointed tender boards
4.      Establish a mechanism to ensure knowledge transfer to local engineers on major construction projects
Education
1.      Working closely with universities , IESL and other engineering ASSOCIATIONs to upgrade engineering education
2.      Evaluate private engineering universities?
3.      Facilitate our members to represent  faculty boards
 
Overseas
1.      Develop a guideline for overseas engineers participation in Association activities
2.      Establish Network of Sri Lankan Engineers abroad
3.      Create a skill inventory of Sri Lankan engineers living abroad
4.      Explore the possibilities of foreign assignment for local engineers
5.      Participation of Sri Lankan engineers living abroad for CSR projects
6.      Participation  of Sri Lankan engineers living abroad for specialists panels
Member Services and welfare
1.      To represent the engineers as their voice for members in distress
2.      Engage members for professional services for a fee
3.      Guidance/ Consultancy and facilitation process for SME sector development
4.      Establish salary scales/ benefits on par with other professional salary / benefit scales
5.      Structured method for enhancing Engineers knowledge/ skills and facilitating gap closing options.
6.      Vehicle permit……..
7.      Insurance, Pension scheme……….
Fund Raising
1.      Develop relationship and agreements with corporate services sponsors such as media, radio etc.
2.      Establish a master sponsor list and benefit for the sponsors
3.      Establish a sustainability model for finance and other resources
4.      Fund raising through professional services offered by the Association (consultancy / workshops / training / advice)
5.      Fund raising through overseas network
6.      Fund raising through donor agencies and foreign missions
 
Innovation / R&D
1.      Establish a policy framework to promote innovation and creativity within organizations
2.      Establish national policy framework encouraging development of indigenous technologies/products and services are encouraged
3.      Establish framework and guidelines to ensure government participation for the national projects of importance to be commercialized
Relationship
1.      Obtain Membership of OPA
2.      Develop relationship with other professional organizations such as CIM, CIMA, ACCA etc.
3.      Establish our presence in District development councils
4.      Identify and invite eminent professionals to Advisory panel
5.      Develop relationship with ministry secretaries
6.      Ensure presence of our members into government policy making bodies and commissions by way of board presentations, chairmanships
7.      Develop relationship with Donor agencies and diplomatic missions
8.      Establish direct links and working relationship with key government /opposition politicians.