IFEES - 6th Global Summit at the WEEF 2012
Buenos Aires, Argentina
12-18 October, 2012
“Engineering Education for Sustainable Development and Social Inclusion”
Organized by: IFEES (International Federation of Engineering Education Societies)
Call for Papers:
The following are the deadline dates for the WEEF 2012:
March 30, 2012 Deadline for abstract reviews
April 6, 2012 Deadline for accepting or rejecting abstract papers
May 25, 2012 Deadline for submission of draft paper
July 13, 2012 Registration and Housing open for all attendees
Deadline for draft paper reviews
Final Paper Submission
Open July 20, 2012 Deadline for accepting, rejecting, or accepting with changes draft papers
July 27, 2012 Deadline for submitting final papers
August 10, 2012 Deadline for accepting or rejecting final papers
August 17, 2012 Author Registration Deadline
Best Paper Nominations Due to Chairs
August 24, 2012 Deadline for assigning papers to sessions. No changes will be accepted after August 24th.
Nowadays Development is only viable when it is produced in a sustainable way. Furthermore, and at the same time, it is necessary to solve marginalized sectors needing and resources distribution, promoting social inclusion.
Engineering, particularly its education, has a fundamental role in achieving these goals. It is important to include these issues not only in the Engineering courses syllabus but increasing the number and diversity of students.
This forum, which will take place for the first time ever in Argentina and that will bring together the biggest and most important international organizations devoted to Engineering Education, hope to be the place in which this issues will be discussed aiming to the definition of policies and strategies that contribute to sustainable development and social inclusion from education.
American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) - 11th Annual Global Colloquium
Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC) - 3rd Annual Conference
International Federation of Engineering Education Societies (IFEES) - 6th Global Summit
Student Platform for Engineering Education Development (SPEED) - 8th Global Student Forum
Ibero-American Science & Technology Education Consortium (ISTEC) - XIX General Assembly
Latin American and Caribbean Consortium of Engineering Institutions (LACCEI) - Annual Executive Board and Board of Trustees Meeting
International Institute for Developing Engineering Academics (IIDEA) - 1st Latin-American Workshop
Asociación Iberoamericana de Instituciones de Enseñanza de la Ingeniería (ASIBEI) - Asamblea Anual y Seminario Internacional
IACEE - Annual Executive Committee Meeting