Workshop on Engineering Education Innovation for Industry 4.0

Date: 12 November 2017
Location: WEEF 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Registration Fee: US$50 (WEEF participants), US$150 (non-WEEF participants)
Coordinators:
  1. Prof. Dr. Ridha Khedri, Professor and Department Chair, Department of Computing and Software, McMaster University
  2. Mr. Xavier Fouger, Senior Director, Global Academia Programs, Dassault Systèmes SE
  3. Dr. Tom Lee, Chief Education Officer, Quanser, Canada, Adjunct Professor, University of New Mexico
  4. Mr. Paul Gilbert, CEO, Quanser Consulting Inc.

Sponsored by the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and Quanser

Around the world, Industry 4.0 and related fields such as Internet of Things, Industrial Internet of Things, and Cyberphysical systems is forcing a rethinking of the way we prepare tomorrow’s engineers. This unique workshop will bring forward-thinking participants from universities and industries to discuss and share thoughts and experiences to begin the necessary transformation in our undergraduate programs.

The program will be a unique blend of presentations, open discussions, and technology demonstrations. The industry sponsor Quanser has been collaborating with the global engineering education community to develop effective technologies and methodologies to transition from traditional disconnected pedagogies to modern fully-integrated approaches to education.

If you are interested in attending, please contact:

Ms Faizah Jaffri
faizah-sps@utm.my

Ms Wan Akmal Izzati
wa.izzati@utm.my

For full conference information, visit http://www.weef2017.org/index.php.