Program for AEEA Workshop in Nigeria, May 2015.
In December 2014, the GEDC Annual Conference was held in parallel with the annual conferences of IFEES, IGIP, SPEED, as well as other workshops and meetings. Together, these joint meetings make up the WEEF. This year, the GEDC Conference Program Committee decided to devote two sessions to an increasingly important topic for engineering deans: engineering education’s relationship with industry. You can read more on these sessions on pages X and Y – “Preparing Graduates for a Global Engineering...
The forward below was written by Mike Ashby is an excerpt from the Materials Education Symposia 2015 report. The PDF of the entire report is available for download below.
Chair of the Symposia’s Academic Advisory Committee
Professor Mike Ashby
Materials have played an enormous part in the technology advances of the 20th century. Emerging structural, functional, and bio-materials are poised to play an even larger part...
The expert panel held during the joint academic session work ASIBEI-ANFEI, successfully presented to attendees trends in engineering education in Ibero-America. At the meeting participated as exhibitors engineers Carlos Savio from Argentina, Ana Maria de Mattos Rettl from Brazil, José Carlos Quadrado from Portugal, Manuel Recuero Lopez from Spain, Alberto Ocampo from Colombia, Carlos García Franchini and Miguel Angel Alvarez from Mexico, and moderated by engineer Jaime Salazar Contreras,...
A Virtual Community of Practice to Support Faculty Efforts to Adopt Research-based Instructional Approaches
The below description is from the Virtual Communities of Practice Summary located on the IUCEE website:
This paper describes a model for a virtual community of practice (VCP) to support faculty efforts to adopt research-based instructional strategies. The VCP was built on published recommendations for successful faculty development programs. The two leaders had expertise in the...