“Engineering Education goes International”

A Panel on “Engineering Education goes International” 
as part of the 2nd Annual International Conference on Engineering Education & Teaching
5-8 June 2017, Athens, Greece
Sponsored by the Athens Journal of Τechnology & Engineering

The Engineering & Architecture Research Division of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) organizes A Panel on”Engineering Education goes International” as part of the  2nd Annual International Conference on Engineering Education & Teaching, 5-8 June 2017, Athens, Greece sponsored by the Athens Journal of Τechnology & Engineering.

Resulting from the increasing globalization, engineering education becomes more and more international and challenges universities in many different ways. Orientation at international standards, heterogeneous students groups, to attract excellent young scientists from all over the world, internationalization in research as well as innovative teaching and publication methods have become new university tasks all over the world. University staff is busy with these new developments in their everyday work. Thus, this panel intends to bring academics together to exchange ideas and experience in engineering education touching international aspects.

Fee structure information is available on http://www.atiner.gr/fees.

Special arrangements will be made with a local hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. In addition, a number of special events will be organized: A Greek night of entertainment with dinner, a special one-day cruise to selected Greek islands, an archaeological tour of Athens and a one-day visit to Delphi. Details of the social program are available here.

Please submit an abstract (email only) to: atiner@atiner.gr, using the abstract submission form by the 10 April 2017 to:  Ass. iur.  Ulrike Quapp, Manager of the Faculty of Civil Engineering, HTWK Leipzig University of Applied Sciences, Germany. Abstracts should include the following: Title of Paper, Full Name (s), Affiliation, Current Position, an email address, and at least 3 keywords that best describe the subject of your submission. Decisions are reached within 4 weeks.

If you want to participate without presenting a paper, i.e. organize a panel (session, mini conference), chair a session, review papers to be included in the conference proceedings or books, contribute to the editing of a book, or any other contribution, please send an email  to Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER & Honorary Professor, University of Stirling, UK (gregory.papanikos@stir.ac.uk).

The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER)was established in 1995 as an independent world association of Academics and Researchers. Its mission is to act as a forum where Academics and Researchers from all over the world can meet in Athens, in order to exchange ideas on their research, and to discuss future developments in their disciplines.

The organizing and hosting of International Conferences and Symposiums, the carrying out of Research, and the production of Publications are the basic activities of ATINER.  Since 1995, ATINER has organized more than 400 International Conferences and other events, and has published close to 200 books. In 2012, the Association launched a series of conference paper publications (click here), and at the beginning of 2014, it introduced its own series of Journals (click here).

Academically, the Association is organized into seven Research Divisions and fourty Research Units.  Each Research Unit organizes at least an Annual International Conference, and may also undertake various small and large research projects.

Academics and Researchers are more than welcome to become members and to contribute to ATINER’s objectives. If you would like to become a member, please download the relevant form (membership form). For more information on how to become a member, please send an email to: info@atiner.gr.