2011 IFEES Summit

2011 IFEES Summit

as part of the World Engineering Education Flash Week

2011_IFEES_Lisbon

Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Theme: GLOBAL ENGINEERING RECOGNITION, SUSTAINABILITY AND MOBILITY

Host: Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa (ISEL)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/wee2011

Mission

The objectives of the 1st WORLD ENGINEERING EDUCATION FLASH WEEK were:

  1. Assess the global status of engineering education issues;
  2. Presenting solutions to the future of engineering education about:
    • Technology;
    • Global Engineering Recognition;
    • Sustainability;
    • Mobility;
    • Continuing Engineering Education;
    • Information and Communication Technologies;
    • Gender and Diversity;
    • Mathematics;
    • Physics and Engineering Education;
    • Ethics in Engineering Education.
    • Engineering Education Research;
    • Accreditation and Quality control;

Description

For the first time in Lisbon – Portugal, the ISEL – Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa – provided an effective platform for communication among the world’s stakeholders in engineering education.

The 1st WORLD ENGINEERING EDUCATION FLASH WEEK brought together several important education international conferences:

  • European Engineering Deans Council;
  • European Society for Engineering Education-SEFI ANNUAL CONFERENCE;
  • International Federation of Engineering Education Societies- IFEES SUMMIT;
  • Asociación Iberoamericana de Instituciones de enseñanza de la Ingeniería- ASIBEI CONFERENCE;
  • European Accreditation of Engineering Programmes;
  • PAEE SYMPOSIUM;