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    2 Dec 2014

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    16:00-19:00 | Tuesday, December 2 2014
    WELCOME RECEPTION – AUD CAMPUS
    Sponsored by the American University in Dubai
    Students, faculty, and professionals meet for an outdoors networking reception at the American University in Dubai.
    Directions from hotel:
    – By Car or Taxi: American University in Dubai, Dubai Media City, Sheikh Zayed Road, Exit 32
    – By Metro: Metro Red Line, Nakheel Station (35), Station Exit 2 Sheikh Zayed South

    3 Dec 2014

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     09:00-10:30 | Expert Panel | Wednesday 3 December 2014
    PLENARY MAKTOUM HALL C: INTERGENERATIONAL PANEL
    The Digital (Re)-evolution in Engineering Education
    Moderator: Aswin Karthik (TU Dortmund)
    Panelists:
    Alexandra Semaan (Tenaris)
    Buddhi Kanmani (BMS College of Engineering)
    Eesa Bastaki (University of Dubai)
    Joseph Packhem (Marquette University)
    Xavier Fouger (Dassault Systèmes)
    Zainab Al Hammadi (American University in Dubai)
    10:30-12:30 | Opening Ceremony | Wednesday 3 December 2014
    PLENARY
    MAKTOUM HALL D – CORPORATE EXHIBITION
    Exhibition Inauguration
    HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum
    MAKTOUM HALL C – OPENING CEREMONY
    Keynote Address: Future Trends in Higher Education in the Middle East
    Elias Bou Saab (Minister of Education and Higher Education, Lebanon)
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    Keynote Address: Toward a Knowledge-Based Economy – the Role of Engineering Education

    Essa Al-Maidoor (President, Society of Engineers – UAE)
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    Welcome Message: WEEF 2014 Host Institution
    Jihad S. Nader (American University in Dubai)
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    Participating Societies: Opening Remarks
    Moderator: Alaa K. Ashmawy (American University in Dubai)  §  International Societies: ABET (Michael Milligan); GEDC (John Beynon); IACEE (Linda Krute); IFEES (José Carlos Quadrado); IGIP (Michael Auer); SPEED (Aswin Karthik)  §  Regional Societies: IEEE-UAE (Eesa Bastaki); UAE-EDC (Leland Blank)
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    In Remembrance of Professor Duncan Fraser (1946-2014)
    Presenters: Hans J. Hoyer (IFEES / GEDC); Funso Falade (University of Lagos)
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    Video: Engineering Education for a Global Community
    12:30-14:00 | Lunch | Wednesday 3 December 2014
    LUNCH BY INVITATION ONLY
    GEDC Lunch – Maktoum Hall A | Dubai World Trade Center
    Sponsored by National Instruments
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    Joint IGIP/IFEES Lunch – Bubble Lounge | (Mezzanine Level)
    Sponsored by Society of Engineers-UAE
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    Employers’ Forum

    14:00-15:30 | Parallel Sessions | Wednesday 3 December 2014
    IGIP Maktoum Hall C ● IGIP Keynote Session
    Engineering Education in Upper Secondary Systems: Challenges and Risks
    Keynote Speaker: Christian Dorninger (Austrian Ministry of Education)

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    Education in the KIC InnoEnergy Branch of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology

    Keynote Speaker: Torsten Fransson (EIT KIC InnoEnergy)
    IFEES Maktoum Hall A ● IFEES Session: CDIO – Conceive Design Implement and Operate
    Moderator: Gareth Thomas (Mathworks)
    Workshop Leaders: Antonio Costa (ISEP); Mushtak Al-Atabi (Taylor’s University)
     REGIONAL Dubai Room C – Mezzanine Level ● India Workgroup Assembly
    Presenters: R. Murugesan (Anna University of Technology / ISTE):StockholmN.R. Shetty (Bangalore University); R. Natarajan (IIT Madras); Rajneesh Arora (Punjab Technological University); K.P. Isaac (AICTE)
     REGIONAL Dubai Room D – Mezzanine Level ● East and Southeast Asia Workgroup Assembly
    Moderator: Khairiyah Mohd Yusof (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia)
    REGIONAL Dubai Room E – Mezzanine Level ● MENA Workgroup Assembly
    Moderator: Leland Blank (American University of Sharjah) §  Panelists: Abdulraheem Kinsara (King Abdulaziz University); George Nasr (Lebanese American University); Mark Weichold (Texas A&M University – Qatar); Sunil Kumar (New York University – Abu Dhabi)
    Delegates from the Middle East and North Africa will meet and discuss issues related to their region.
    IEEE Ajman Room D – Mezzanine Level ● IEEE Session: Enhancing Gender Diversity in Engineering Education and Practice
    Moderator: Elmira Khalitova (Innopolis University)  §  Panelists: Antonia Moropoulou (National Technical University of Athens); Boutheina Tlili (RIT Dubai); Gisela Loehlein (Ajman University of Science and Technology); Jennifer deBoer (Purdue University); Maryam Althani (DEWA); Nadia Konzali (International Civil Aviation Organization)
     15:30-16:00 | Networking Break | Wednesday 3 December 2014
    16:00-17:30 | Parallel Sessions | Wednesday 3 December 2014
    IFEES Maktoum Hall A ● IFEES / IIDEA Session: Problem-Based Learning
    Session Leaders: Alex Stojcevski (Deakin University); Erik de Graaff (Aalborg University)
    GEDC Maktoum Hall C ● GEDC Session: Enhancing and Embedding Internationalization in Engineering Education
    Moderator: Marcia Grant (Ashesi University College)  §  Panelists: Angela Laguna (Universidad Tecnológica de Panamá); Norman Tien (University of Hong Kong); Sirin Tekinay (Kadir Has University)
    IGIP Maktoum Hall D ● Digital Poster Session
    Digital poster presentations will take place in the Exhibition Area
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    Dubai Rooms – Mezzanine Level ● IGIP-ICL Conference: Parallel Sessions
    Room Dubai A (FP-11): Research in Engineering Pedagogy
    Session Chair: Habibah Norehan Haron (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia)

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    Room Dubai B (FP-12): Accreditation and Curriculum Development
    Session Chair: Latifa Mahdaoui (USTHB)

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    Room Dubai C (FP-13): Project and Research Based Learning
    Session Chair: Istvan Simonics (Obuda University)

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    Room Dubai D (SP-14): New Trends in Graduate Education
    Session Chair: Imre Jozsef Rudas (Obuda University)

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    Room Dubai E (SS-15): IGIP Special Session – iLab/iPodia
    Presenters: Ang Liu (University of Southern California); Danilo Zutin (iLab Alliance); Michael Auer (Carinthia University of Applied Sciences); Stephen Lu (University of Southern California)
    IACEE Ajman Room D – Mezzanine Level ● IACEE Session: The Continuing Professional Development of Engineers:  Challenges, Opportunities and Future Trends
    Moderator: Paul Marca (Stanford University)  §  Panelists: Alfredo Soeiro (Universidade do Porto); Marc Goossens (European Society for Engineers and Industrialists); Nelson Baker (Georgia Tech); Wissam Hachem (Etihad Airways);
    19:00-22:00 | Dinner | Wednesday 3 December 2014
    GEDC – AIRBUS Award Dinner | by invitation only
    Sponsored by Airbus
    The Address Downtown Dubai.  Transportation provided by shuttle bus to and from the venue.

    4 Dec 2014

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    08:45-09:30 | Plenary | Thursday 4 December 2014
     PLENARY MAKTOUM HALL C: KEYNOTE LECTURE
    Globalization and Engineering Education
    Keynote Speaker: Jean-Lou Chameau (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology)

    09:30-10:30 | Expert Panel | Thursday 4 December 2014
    PLENARY MAKTOUM HALL C – PANEL DISCUSSION
    Extrapolating Diversity from Local to Global – Do common global denominators exist within local diversity initiatives?
    Moderator: David Delaine (Universidade de São Paulo)
    Panelists:
    Charles Champion (Airbus)
    Cristina Amon (University of Toronto)
    Hosnia Hashim (Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company)
    10:30-11:00 | Networking Break | Thursday 4 December 2014
    11:00 – 12:30 | Parallel Sessions | Thursday 4 December 2014
    IFEES Maktoum Hall A ● IFEES Session: The New Face of Technology Assisted Learning
    Session Leaders: Paul Gilbert; Tom Lee (Quanser)
    GEDC Maktoum Hall C ● GEDC Session: Diversity
    Moderators: Rachel Schroeder (Airbus); John Beynon (University of Adelaide)  §  Speakers: Bevlee Watford (Virginia Tech); Bryan Hill (University of Arkansas); Marita Cheng (2Mar Robotics)
    IGIP Dubai and Ajman Rooms – Mezzanine Level ● IGIP-ICL Conference: Parallel Sessions
    Room Dubai A (SP-21): Research in Engineering Pedagogy and Collaborative Learning
    Session Chair: Barbara Kerr (York University)
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    Room Dubai B (FP-22): Knowledge Management and New Learning Models & Applications
    Session Chair: Richard David Evans (University of Greenwich)
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    Room Dubai C (FP-23): Academic-Industry Partnership
    Session Chair: Meena Parathodyil (BMS College of Engineering)
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    Room Dubai D (SS-24): Integration of Externally Funded Research and Development and Higher Education Functions… details on page 39
    Session Chair: Rauno Pirinen (Laurea University of Applied Sciences)
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    Room Dubai E (SS-25): Creation of New Universities in Emerging Countries
    Session Chair: Russell Jones (World Expertise LLC) § Speakers: Dmitry Kondratyev (Innopolis University); Fred Moavenzadeh (Masdar Institute); Jean-Lou Chameau (KAUST); Mark Weichold (Texas A&M University Qatar)

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    Room Ajman D: IGIP-SPEED Young Scientist Award
    Session Chair: Michael Auer (Carinthia University of Applied Sciences)
    12:30-14:00 | Lunch | Thursday 4 December 2014
    LUNCH BY INVITATION ONLY
    GEDC / IFEES Lunch – Bubble Lounge | Mezzanine Level
    Sponsored by UAE Engineering Deans Council
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    IGIP Lunch – Maktoum Hall A 

    Sponsored by Dassault Systèmes
    14:00-15:30 Parallel Sessions Thursday 4 December 2014
    IFEES Maktoum Hall A ● IFEES Session: Connected Classroom
    Moderator: Stephen Lu (University of Southern California)  §  Panelists: Guenther Schuh (RWTH Aachen University); Lueny Morell (Lueny Morell & Associates); Mazen Hasna (Qatar University); Suman Kapur (BITS- Pilani)
    GEDC Maktoum Hall C ● GEDC Session: Preparing Graduates for a Global Engineering Workforce
    Moderator: Xavier Fouger (Dassault Systèmes)  §  Panelists: Ashok Agrawal (ASEE); Gary May (Georgia Tech); Yvonne Leidi (Tenaris Global Services)
    IEEE Maktoum Hall B ● IEEE Session: STEM Education
    Moderator: Boutheina Tlili (RIT Dubai)  §  Panelists: Dmitry Kondratyev (Innopolis University); Rana Chemaitelly (The Little Engineer); Sohaib Qamar Sheikh (Arup)
    IGIP Dubai and Ajman Rooms – Mezzanine Level ● IGIP-ICL Conference: Parallel Sessions
    Room Dubai A (FP-31): Academic-Industry Partnership
    Session Chair: Yacine Atif (UAE University)

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    Room Dubai B (FP-32): Pre-College Education and New Teaching Models
    Session Chair: Thomas Frederick Garrison (Washington State University)

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    Room Dubai C (FP-33): Hybrid and Blended Learning
    Session Chair: Ashraf Badawi (Zewail City of Science and Technology)
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    Room Dubai D (FP-34): New Learning Models and Applications
    Session Chair: Dmitry Kondratyev (Innopolis University)

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    Room Dubai E: IGIP Workshop 332 (Part 1 of 2) Helping Teachers Integrate and Use ICT Effectively in their Teaching Practice
    Workshop Leaders: Genny Villa (Université de Montreal); Jacques Viens (Université de Montreal)

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    Room Ajman D: IGIP Workshop 333 (Part 1 of 2) Preparing Engineers for a Globalized Economy: How to Teach Engineering Students Process Skills
    Workshop Leader: Nikos Mourtos (San Jose State University)
    15:30-16:00 Networking Break Thursday 4 December 2014
    16:00-17:30 | Parallel Sessions | Thursday 4 December 2014
    IFEES Maktoum Hall A ● IFEES Session: Quality Assurance
    Moderator: Michael Milligan (ABET)  §  Panelists: Axel Zafoschnig (Landesschulrat für Kärnten); Badr Aboul-Ela (MOHESR-UAE and ANQAHE); Hasan Mandal (Sabancı University); Krishna Vedula (University of Massachusetts, Lowell); Ramamurthy Natarajan (IIT Madras); Yuri Pokholkov (Tomsk Polytechnic University)
    GEDC Maktoum Hall C ● GEDC Session: Corporate Engagement and Collaborative R&D
    Moderator: Peter Jimack (University of Leeds)  §  Panelists: Abdurrahman Khalidi (GE); Alexander Tormasov (Innopolis University); Peter Kilpatrick (University of Notre Dame); Wafik Beydoun (ADNOC)
    IFEES Maktoum Hall B ● IFEES Workshop: Experimental Hardware
    Moderator: Joachim Schlosser (The MathWorks)
    IGIB Dubai and Ajman Rooms – Mezzanine Level ● IGIP-ICL Conference: Parallel Sessions
    Room Dubai A (SP-41): New Trends in Graduate Education
    Session Chair: Richard David Evans (University of Greenwich)

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    Room Dubai B (FP-42): Digital and Online Engineering Education
    Session Chair: Alfredo Soeiro (Universidade do Porto)

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    Room Dubai C (FP-43): Virtual and Remote Laboratories
    Session Chair: Doru Ursutiu (Universitatea Transilvania din Brașov)

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    Room Dubai D (FP-44): Impact of Globalization and New Learning Models & Applications
    Session Chair: Mohamad Saleh (Institute of Technology, Blanchardstown)
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    Room Dubai E: IGIP Workshop 332 (Part 2 of 2) Helping Teachers Integrate and Use ICT Effectively in their Teaching Practice
    Workshop Leader: Genny Villa (Université de Montreal); Jacques Viens (Université de Montreal)

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    Room Ajman D: IGIP Workshop 333 (Part 2 of 2) Preparing Engineers for a Globalized Economy: How to Teach Engineering Students Process Skills
    Workshop Leader: Nikos Mourtos (San Jose State University)
    19:00-21:00 | Dinner | Thursday 4 December 2014
    IFEES Awards Dinner | by invitation only
    Sponsored by Total
    Emirates Towers.  Transportation provided by shuttle bus to and from the venue

    5 Dec 2014

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    08:45-09:15 | Plenary | Friday 5 December 2014
     PLENARY MAKTOUM HALL C: KEYNOTE LECTURE
    The Future is Flexible:  Facing the Energy Challenge through Renewable Energy
    Keynote Speaker: Frank Wouters (International Renewable Energy Agency)
    09:15-10:00 | Expert Panel | Friday 5 December 2014
    PLENARY MAKTOUM HALL C: PANEL DISCUSSION
    Energy Challenges: Economic, Technical, and Environmental Drivers
    Moderator: Myongsook Oh (Hongik University)
    Panelists:
    Don Sadoway (MIT)
    Vincent Schachter (Total)
    Frank Wouters (International Renewable Energy Agency)
    10:00-10:30 | Networking Break | Friday 5 December 2014
    10:30 – 12:00 | Parallel Sessions | Friday 5 December 2014
    IFEES Maktoum Hall A ● IFEES Session ● Presidential Panel – Input, Output and Process: Why are these Colleges/Universities Unique?
    Moderator: Satish Udpa (Michigan State University)); Jose Carlos Quadrado (Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa)  §  Panelists: David Garza (Tecnológico de Monterrey); Marcia Grant (Ashesi University College); Richard Miller (Olin College); Swapan Bhattacharya (National Institute of Technology Karnataka); Tod A. Laursen (KUSTAR)
    GEDC Maktoum Hall C ● General Assembly of the Global Engineering Deans Council
    Chair: John Beynon (University of Adelaide)
    This session is open to GEDC members only.
    IGIP Dubai and Ajman Rooms – Mezzanine Level ● IGIP-ICL Conference: Parallel Sessions
    Room Dubai A (FP-51): New Trends in Graduate Education
    Session Chair: Victor Murray (Universidad de Ingenieria y Tecnologia, Peru)
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    Room Dubai B (SP-52): Women in Engineering, Partnerships & Professional Development
    Session Chair: Renetta Garrison Tull (University of Maryland Baltimore County)
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    Room Dubai C (SP-53): Learning Culture & Diversity, New Learning Models & Applications
    Session Chair: Istvan Simonics (Obuda University)
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    Room Dubai D (DS-54): Demonstration Session
    Session Chairs: Maria Teresa Restivo (Universidade do Porto); Alberto Cardoso (Universidade de Coimbra)
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    Room Dubai E (SS-55): Inter-Institutional Cooperation in Engineering Education
    Session Chair: Axel Zafoschnig (Landesschulrat für Kärnten)

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    Room Ajman D (SS-56): Competence Development in (Online) Laboratories for a Globalized Professional World
    Session Chairs: Claudius Terkowsky (TU Dortmund); Dominik May (TU Dortmund)
    12:00-14:00 | Jumaa Prayer/Lunch | Friday 5 December 2014
    LUNCH – BY INVITATION ONLY
    IFEES / GEDC / IGIP Lunch – Maktoum Hall A | Dubai World Trade Center
    Sponsored by Innopolis University
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    GEDC Executive Committee Meeting and Business Lunch – Room Dubai B
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    JUMAA PRAYER
    Buses leave Convention Center at 12:05
    14:00 – 15:30 | Parallel Sessions | Friday 5 December 2014
    IFEES/GEDC Maktoum Hall A ● IFEES / GEDC Joint Session: (Re-)defining the Engineering Grand Challenges of the 21st Century
    Moderator: Christina White (MIT) § Panelists: Catherine Didion (US National Academy of Engineering); Jaime Bonilla (Tecnológico de Monterrey); Jean-François Minster (Total); Khairiyah Mohd Yusof (Universiti Teknologi Malaysia); Theophilus Andrew (Durban University of Technology); Yannis Yortsos (University of Southern California)
    GEDC Maktoum Hall C ● GEDC Session: New Deans Mentoring
    Session Leaders: Adagbonyin Obiazi (Ambrose Alli University); Laura Steinberg (Syracuse University); Leland Blank (American University of Sharjah); Mallikharjuna Babu (BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore)
    IGIP Dubai Rooms – Mezzanine Level ● IGIP-ICL Conference: Parallel Sessions
    Room Dubai A (WP-61): Work-in-Progress Papers
    Session Chair: Ieda M. Santos (Emirates College for Advanced Education)

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    Room Dubai B (FP-62): Impact of Globalization and Ethics in Engineering Education
    Session Chair: Christina Kay White (Singapore-MIT Alliance for Technology and Research)

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    Room Dubai C (FP-63): Professional and Continuing Education
    Session Chair: Julia Ziyatdinova (Kazan National Research Technological University)
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    Room Dubai D (FP-64): Research in Engineering Pedagogy
    Session Chair: Claes Fredriksson (Granta Design)

    _Room Dubai E: IGIP Workshop 138 (Part 1 of 2) Teaching Engineering Ethics and Professional Responsibility – Techniques and Methods
    Workshop Leader: Nael Barakat (Grand Valley State University)
    ABET Ajman Room D – Mezzanine Level ● ABET Workshop: Fundamentals of Program Assessment – Part 1 of 4
    Workshop Leader: Rochelle Williams (ABET)
    Pre-registration required.
    15:30-16:00 Networking Break Friday 5 December 2014
    16:00-17:30 | Parallel Sessions | Friday 5 December 2014
    IFEES Maktoum Hall A ● IFEES General Assembly
    President: José Carlos Quadrado (Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa)
    The Annual IFEES General Assembly is open to IFEES members only.
    SOE-UAE Maktoum Hall B ● Society of Engineers UAE Workshop: Building Information Modeling (BIM) for Engineering Systems
    Moderator: Alex Albani (American University in Dubai) § Speakers: Hassan Dajani (Bentley Software); Marc Durand (iTech)
    Participants will be introduced to BIM applications in engineering and construction, with a focus on practical implementation challenges and opportunities.
    GEDC Maktoum Hall C ● GEDC Session: Building Engineering Excellence in Resource-Scarce Environments
    Moderator: Jerry Hultin (New York University)  §  Panelists: Kayode Ayodele (Obafemi Awolowo University); Pankaj Jalote (Indian Institute of Information Technology, New Delhi); Theophilus Andrew (Durban University of Technology); Rajnish Sharma (Chitkara University)
    IGIP Dubai Rooms – Mezzanine Level ● IGIP-ICL Conference: Parallel Sessions
    Room Dubai A (SS-71): Special Session: Talk about Teaching 2014 (TaT’14)
    Session Chairs: Charles Pezeshki (Washington State University); Fernando Maciel-Barbosa (Universidade do Porto)

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    Room Dubai B (FP-72): Diversity Programs and Initiatives
    Session Chair: Alberto Casado Lordsleem Jr. (Universidade de Pernambuco)
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    Room Dubai C (FP-73): Learning Culture and Diversity
    Session Chair: Elmira Khalitova (Innopolis University)

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    Room Dubai D (FP-74): Digital and Online Engineering Education
    Session Chair: Buddhi Kanmani (BMS College of Engineering)

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    Room Dubai E: IGIP Workshop 138 (Part 2 of 2) Teaching Engineering Ethics and Professional Responsibility – Techniques and Methods
    Workshop Leader: Nael Barakat (Grand Valley State University)
    ABET Ajman Room D – Mezzanine Level ● ABET Workshop: Fundamentals of Program Assessment – Part 2 of 4
    Workshop Leader: Rochelle Williams (ABET)
    Pre-registration required.
    17:45-19:15 | IGIP Awards Session | Friday 5 December 2014
    MAKTOUM HALL C – IGIP FESTIVE AWARDS SESSION
    20:00-21:30 | Dinner | Friday 5 December 2014
    IGIP Dinner – Dubai Heritage Village
    Sponsored by Dubai Convention and Events Bureau
    Dubai Heritage Village. Transportation provided by shuttle bus to and from the venue.

    6 Dec 2014

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    09:00-10:30 | Parallel Sessions | Saturday 6 December 2014
    IFEES Maktoum Hall A ● IFEES Session: The Future of MOOCs – Hope or Hype?
    Moderators: Uriel Cukierman (Universidad Tecnológica Nacional); Michael Auer (Carinthia University of Applied Sciences) § Panelists: Mushtak Al-Atabi (Taylor’s University); Yacob Astatke (Morgan State University)
    SOE-UAE Maktoum Hall B ● Society of Engineers UAE Workshop: New Trends in Green Buildings and Sustainable Infrastructure
    Moderator: Peiman Kianmehr (American University in Dubai) § Speakers: Alan Millin (Alan K. Millin); Kamal Azayem (Dubai Municipality)
    Participants will be introduced to the latest green building specifications in Dubai and beyond, and will learn about continuing education opportunities in the field of sustainability.
    GEDC Maktoum Hall C ● GEDC Session: Toward a Global Grand Challenges Scholars Program
    Moderator: Tom Katsouleas (Duke University)  §  Panelists: Josephine Nabukenya (Makerere University); Richard Miller (Olin College); Yannis Yortsos (University of Southern California)
    IGIP Dubai Rooms – Mezzanine Level ● IGIP-ICL Conference: Parallel Paper Presentations
    Room Dubai A (SS-81): Special Session: Talk about Teaching 2014 (TaT’14)
    Session Chairs: Teresa Lee Larkin (American University); Ana Maria Beltran Pavani (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro)

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    Room Dubai B (FP-82): Diversity in Engineering Careers
    Session Chair: Saira Dawer Baig (Texas A&M University Qatar)

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    Room Dubai C (FP-83): Digital Education and Collaborative Learning
    Session Chair: Tanya Stanko (Innopolis University)

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    Room Dubai D (WP-84): Work in Progress
    Session Chair: Ieda M. Santos (Emirates College for Advanced Education)

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    Room Dubai E: IGIP Workshop 400 (Part 1 of 2) Skills for Effective Guided Learning – Tools for Achieving Ambitious Learning and Innovation Goals
    Workshop Leaders: Pablo Franzolini (Enzyme Advising Group); Barbara Kieslinger (Zentrum für Soziale Innovation)
     ABET Ajman Room D – Mezzanine Level ● ABET Workshop: Fundamentals of Program Assessment – Part 3 of 4
    Workshop Leader: Rochelle Williams (ABET)
    Pre-registration required
    10:30-11:00 | Networking Break | Saturday 6 December 2014
    11:00-12:30 | Parallel Sessions | Saturday 6 December 2014
    IFEES Maktoum Hall A ● IFEES Session: Attributes of the Global Engineer: Assessing Global Competence
    Workshop Leaders: Stephen Hundley (IUPUI); Jennifer DeBoer (Purdue University)

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    Board Room – IFEES Executive Committee Meeting (by invitation only)
    SOE-UAE Maktoum Hall B ● Society of Engineers UAE Workshop: Project Management Education and Certification for Professionals
    Moderator: Edgar Small (American University in Dubai) § Speakers: Khaled Hamdy (Roads and Transport Authority); Najmul Hussain (Dubai World Central)
    Participants will be introduced to continuing education opportunities in project management, PMI certification and case studies in management of complex projects.
    IGIP Dubai Rooms – Mezzanine Level ● IGIP-ICL Conference: Parallel Paper Presentations
    Room Dubai A (SS-91): Special Session: Talk about Teaching 2014 (TaT’14)
    Session Chairs: Polina Mozgaleva (Tomsk Polytechnic University); James Uhomoibhi (Ulster University)

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    Room Dubai B (FP-92): New Trends in Graduate Education
    Session Chair: Moses Oludayo Tade (Curtin University)
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    Room Dubai C (FP-93): Professional and Continuing Education
    Session Chair: Tatiana Polyakova (Moscow Automobile and Road Construction State Technical University)

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    Room Dubai D (SP-94): Research in Engineering Pedagogy
    Session Chair: Milind Madhav Kulkarni (ITM Group of Institutions)

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    Room Dubai E: IGIP Workshop 400 (Part 2 of 2) Skills for Effective Guided Learning – Tools for Achieving Ambitious Learning and Innovation Goals
    Workshop Leaders: Pablo Franzolini (Enzyme Advising Group); Barbara Kieslinger (Zentrum für Soziale Innovation)
    ABET Ajman Room D – Mezzanine Level ● ABET Workshop: Fundamentals of Program Assessment – Part 4 of 4
    Workshop Leader: Rochelle Williams (ABET)
    Pre-registration required
    12:30-13:15 Closing Ceremony Saturday 6 December 2014
    MAKTOUM HALL C – CLOSING CEREMONY
    Final Conference Report
    Hans J. Hoyer (IFEES / GEDC); Michael Auer (IGIP)
    _SPEED/GSF 10th Anniversary – History and Accomplishments
    Aswin Karthik (Technische Universität Dortmund)
    _WEEF 2015 Invitation
    Claudio Borri (Università degli Studi di Firenze)
    _2015 GEDC Conference Invitation
    John Beynon (University of Adelaide)_
    Recognition of Sponsors and Farewell
    Alaa K. Ashmawy (American University in Dubai)

     

     
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