Proposals are solicited for workshops to be held at the American Society of Engineering 2014 Zone 1 Conference at the University of Bridgeport. Each workshop will provide a forum to address a specific topic on an aspect of Multidisciplinary Engineering Education and Research, and Industry Involvement in Engineering Endeavors at Institutions of Higher Education in the U.S., which are the main themes of the Conference. Examples of potential topics for solicited workshop proposals could include, but not limited to: Nano Engineering, Evolving Energy and Power Research, Sustainable Environments and Development, New Paradigms in Additive Manufacturing, Green Engineering and Renewable Energy, Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology, Mutidisciplinary Engineering Education and Research and Industrial Collaborations with Engineering Schools.
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Dates – Workshops
Workshop Session 1 – Thursday, April 3th, 1:00 – 2:30 pm.
Education Connection – Improving Engineering Education through Technology Integration and the Development of 21st Century Inquiry Skills: An Innovative Approach to Pre-service Teacher Education
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Jonathan Costa, Director of School and Program Services, Education Connection
Mhora Lorentson, Director of the Center for Collaborative Evaluation and Strategic Change, Education Connection
Workshop Session 2 – Thursday, April 3th, 2:45 – 4:15 pm.
Carmen Lilley, Ph.D., Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Northwestern University
Christopher Jannuzzi, EDS Executive Director, IEEE
Fernando Guarín, Senior Engineer/Scientist, IBM Microelectronics SRDC
Workshop Session 3 – Thursday, April 3th, 2:45 – 4:15 pm.
Danielle LaChance, Instructor, Discovery Museum and Planetarium
David James Mestre, Director of Space Science Education, Discovery Museum and Planetarium
Lynn Harris Olins, Director of Education,Discovery Museum and Planetarium
Melinda M. Gremse, Instructor, Discovery Museum and Planetarium
Workshop Steering Committee
- Buket D. Barkana, University of Bridgeport, USA
Members (alphabetical order):
- Abhilasha Tibrewal, University of Bridgeport, USA
- Inci Saricicek, ESOGU, Turkey
- Neal Lewis, University of Bridgeport, USA
If you are interested in serving on the Workshop Steering Committee, you may contact the Workshop Committee Chair, Dr. Buket Barkana.
|General Chair:||Tarek Sobh, University of Bridgeport|
|Organization Chair:||Navarun Gupta, University of Bridgeport|
|Advisory Committee Chair:||Semahat Demir, Istanbul Kultur University|
|Workshop Steering Committee Chair:||Buket D. Barkana, University of Bridgeport|