Webinar – Best Practices in Engineering Education & Opportunities for International Collaboration


Organized by PUC-Rio de Janeiro. Here’s the Webinar link to join the one-day Seminar:

Day: Thursday May 22, 2014

Time: 8:45 am to 4;15 pm Rio Time (7:45 am to 3;15 pm US EDT)

GotoMeeting Link: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/786267126

Program

“Best practices in Engineering Education and opportunities for International Collaboration”

Morning

09:00 – 09:15       Opening – Luiz Scavarda (comments on ABENGE, NECE, IFEES, FIRJAN and ANE)

09:15 – 09:45       An Overview of Engineering Education in the World and Specifically in the US – Hans J. Hoyer (IFEES)

09:45 – 10:05       International Accreditation – State of the Art – Michael Milligan (ABET) – virtual presentation

10:05 – 10:35       PhD in Engineering Education – the VTech experience – Vinod Lohani (Virginia Tech)

10:35 – 11:00       Coffee Break

11:00 – 11:20       Engineering Education in Europe after 2008 – José Carlos Quadrado (ISEL) – virtual presentation

11:20 – 11:40       Opportunities for Collaboration – Ramiro Jordan (ISTEC) – virtual presentation

11:40 – 12:00       Engineering Education, a Vision from Brazilian Industry – Luiz Rubião – Fernando Sandroni (FIRJAN), moderates

12:00 – 12:20       New Technologies in Engineering Education –  (experimentation online)

Teresa Restivo (Univ. Porto) – virtual presentation

12:20 – 14:00       Lunch Break

Afternoon

14:00 – 14:30       PhD in Engineering Education – The Purdue Experience – David Radcliff  (Purdue) – virtual presentation

14:30 – 15:00       Examples from Brazilian Institutions – Paulo Vivacqua (ANE) – moderates

15:00 – 15:30       US – Indian – Example of International collaboration – Krishna Vedula – virtual presentation

15:30 – 16:00       A New Engineering Program in Silicon Valley – Lueny Morell (NEU) – virtual presentation

16:00 – 16:15       Coffee Break

16:15 – 16:50       What have we learned? Minutes for a document – Everyone present to the meeting; Krishna Vedula facilitates

16:50 – 17:30      Closure and “What are the next actions?” –  uiz Scavarda, Nival Nunes and Hans J. Hoyer – moderates

17:30                     Adjourn

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