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AE3 / Global E3 Presentations &  Session Highlights

All presentations linked below are in Adobe PDF format.  Please note that some panelists did not use PowerPoint presentations.

Monday, 14 May 2012

Morning

9:00am
Welcome by Management Center Innsbruck

Andreas Altmann, Rector, MCI

9:15am
Welcome by GE4 and IIE

Gertrud Humily, GE4
Peggy Blumenthal, IIE

9:30am
Presentation of internal changes in GE4

 
10:00am
Presentation of internal changes in the Global E3 program

Larry Shuman, University of Pittsburgh
Peggy Blumenthal, IIE
 
10:30am
Panel 1:  Changes in the European engineering education system


11:30am
Separate Members' Meetings (AE3 and Global E3)
 
Afternoon

2:30pm
Panel 2:  Update on the program and student numbers

Tanguy Cathelain, GE4
Sabeen Altaf, IIE

3:00pm
Panel 3:
  Presentations by new members

4:00pm
Panel 4:  New strategies for an international network: How to make Europe more attractive to US students?

4:45pm
Panel 5:  Presentation of the Fulbright-Management Center Visiting Professorship; Marshall Plan Foundation Engineering Scholarships - US & Austria

Chair: Susanne Lichtmannegger

Irene Zavarsky, Austrian-American Educational Commission
Eugen Stark, Marshal Plan Foundation

5:15pm
Presentation of MCI's technical curricula

Andreas Mehrler & Gerhard Hillmer, MCI


Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Morning

10:15am
Panel 6:  Engineering internship opportunities abroad

11:00am
Panel 7The participation of industry in MCI studies with project presentations by the students

Afternoon

1:30pm
Panel 8:  Next phase in globalizing engineering education: Where we are now, where we should be and where we need to be in the future

Chair: Larry Shuman

Elisabeth Mayer, University of Erlangen
Er Meng Hwa, Nanyang Technological University


Wednesday, 16 May 2012

Morning

9:00am
Welcome by the University of Trento

9:30am
Panel 9:  How to integrate summer courses in exchange programs 

Chair: Riccardo Zandonini, University of Trento

Gisela Bouzon, EPF
Marc Chouffot, ENAC

10:15am
Panel 10:  University-wide strategies for promoting study abroad to engineering departments, professors and students

Chair: Matthias Weyer, HS Pforzheim

Robert Oxley & James Cunningham, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Alberto Oleaga, EHU
Marie-Pierre Favre, INSA Lyon

11:15am
Panel 11:  New approaches for language instruction for engineering students

Chair: Isabella Baumgartner-Dufour, ENSTIMAC

Daniela Ascarelli, Drexel University
Guy Fournier, HS Pforzheim

  Afternoon

4:30pm
Panel 12:  P
resentation of curricula/courses in the English language offered by the European member universities

5:15pm
Panel 13:  Outcome of the separate discussions with GE4 and Global E3 members


Thursday, 17 May 2012

Morning

9:30am
Announcement of the next GE4 conference (AE3/ASE3/LAE3)

9:45am
Announcement of the next Global E3 conference

10:30am
Panel 14:  "Moving Forward" - Open discussion

Chairs: Tanguy Cathelain, GE4 & Peggy Blumenthal, IIE

11:00am
Official closure of the conference

 


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