Awards of Merit 2017

Each year Value Analysis Canada (formerly the Canadian Society of Value Analysis, CSVA) presents Awards of Merit to honour individuals and organizations recognized for creating value in Canada and across the world through the use, promotion and advancement of the Value Methodologies. This year the VA Canada Awards of Merit was presented during the Value Analysis Canada annual conference on October 16 and 17, 2017 at the Château Vaudreuil, Montreal.
The 2017 Conference, Value Analysis, Simple and Reliable, A Solid and Transparent Approach to Create Value, did attract speakers and participants from industry, government and education across Canada, the United States and Europe, providing an exceptional opportunity to honour and showcase this year’s Award of Merit recipients.
Awards was presented in a number of categories, with consideration of the following broad criteria:
  • Innovative application of VE/VA or extension of theapplication/methodology;
  • Achievement of recognition for contributions to VE/VA in Canada or beyond;
  • Effective application of Value Engineering (VE)/Value Analysis (VA) to improve value to: government, industry, education, construction, etc.;
  • Application, innovation or  contributionsto VE/VAinfluential beyond its previous applications;
  • Support and promotion of VE/VA in Canada;
  • Years of service to VA/VE, and the Value Analysis Canada;
  • In addition to deserving Canadian recipients, VA Canada welcomes nominations for the Stars and Stripes Award, recognizing our American colleagues, who have made significant contributions to the application and advancement of VE/VA in Canada.
A complete listing of this years Awards, and past Award of Merit recipients can be found at the Award Merit page.