18th IEOM Global Engineering Education
Detroit, Michigan, USA, August 10-14, 2020
IEOM Society International addresses the issues of Global Engineering Education. There are various levels of readiness of engineering graduates from various parts of the world. One of the main themes is how to reduce the readiness gap of engineering graduates around the world. The special focus is given to Industrial Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering including Engineering Management. Are the engineering graduates ready to take on the challenges of the current global economy? With the great success of Global Engineering Education Series of last IEOM conferences, IEOM Detroit Conference will have a dedicated session for the 18th Global Engineering Education where distinguished speakers will discuss the readiness of engineering graduates for workforce around the world. Thirty six featured speakers will be from various part of the world to address engineering education challenges and opportunities.
Global Engineering Education Topics can be related on:
- Learning Assessment
- Problem based learning
- Project based learning
- Active collaborative learning
- Student learning assessment
- Teaching and learning
- Curriculum improvement
- Innovation and entrepreneurship
- Global engineering education challenges
- Industrial engineering, manufacturing engineering, systems engineering, integrated engineering, reliability engineering, quality engineering and similar Education
Each speaker needs to submit a title of the talk, photo and a short bio as well as power point presentation. All will be included in the IEOM 2020 Detroit Conference proceedings. If you are interested to be distinguished feature speaker, please contact email@example.com for details.
All speakers need to register for the 5th NA IEOM Detroit Conference. Please pay your registration fee ONLINE:
Each Speaker will have 20 min for presentation including Q&A.
Dr. Sarbjit Singh
Hanford, California, USA
Former Associate Professor and Head
Department of Industrial & Production Engineering
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology (NIT)
Jalandhar, Punjab, India
Vice President, NITJ Alumni Association
Dr Sarbjit Singh has obtained PhD in the Industrial & Production Engineering with specialization in Sustainable Supply Chain Management from National Institute of Technology (NIT), India and has his undergraduate and Graduate in Industrial Engineering. He is having 24 years of Teaching, Administrative and Consulting Experience as Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Associate Dean, Deputy Dean, Environment Engineer, Department Chair and Chartered Engineer. During this period he was involved in Teaching & Learning, Academic Advising, Academic writing, Research and Consultancy, Student Affairs, Recruiting, Lab development, Curriculum design, ERP System Management, Examination evaluations, Startup incubation mentoring, Faculty development, Library affairs, Alumni affairs, Fund raising, Student admissions, Student Housing, International students facilitation, Industrial consultancy, Organizing Convocations / Conferences / workshops / skill development courses. He is a continuous learner and earned the executive education certifications from elite institutions like Harvard Business School (USA); Indian Institutes of Management (IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore, IIM Kozhikode-India). He has traveled as speaker across the world in different international conferences. He also published more than 50 research papers in journals/proceedings/book chapters/manuscripts. He has supervised Three PhD research dissertations, thirty-five Post-Graduate Thesis dissertations and twenty under- Graduate Industry projects. He is actively involved in International Ergonomics association as co-Chair of ECEE technical committee and also life member of various professional organisations.
Prof. Vitor Mendes Caldana
Federal Institute of Sao Paulo (IFSP) – Sorocaba Campus
Sorocaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Began the academic career with a technician course in Electronics from Liceu de Artes e Ofícios (1999) followed by an undergraduate degree in Electronic Engineering from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie in 2004. In 2016, finished the Masters course in Industrial Engineering with the Quality of Engineering Education and its Relation to Regional Development as his area of research.
As a technical profession, from 1999 until 2016, started in Caltronic Automação Industrial, a service-based company in Brazil that represents American and European automation equipment for the printing industry, and finished as Service and Projects Manager, serving not only Brazil but the whole of South America with services performed also in USA and China. During the professional career took several courses in USA and Europe to Automation and dedicated equipment maintenance. In 2016 left the company for full-time dedication to IFSP.
In 2014 began his teaching career in FIEB as a substitute teacher for the Technical Course of Electronics. In 2016 moved to IFSP to start the electronics Technical Course in the city of Sorocaba and has been engaged with this project since. In this 4,5 years taught a variety of courses in electronics. In 2018 began his Research Group in Industry 4.0 and is currently working with colleagues in this research area as well as the project for the PhD.
Past Programs of IEOM Global Engineering Education
- 2014 IEOM Bali Global Engineering Education Speakers
- 2015 IEOM Orlando Global Engineering Education Speakers
- 2015 IEOM Dubai Global Engineering Education Speakers
- 2016 IEOM Kuala Lumpur Global Engineering Education Speakers
- 2016 IEOM Detroit Global Engineering Education Speakers
- 2017 IEOM Bogota, Colombia
- 2017 IEOM Bristol, UK
- 2017 IEOM Rabat Global Engineering Education Speakers
- 2018 Pretoria – IEOM Global Engineering Education
- 2018 Washington DC – IEOM Global Engineering Education
- 2018 Paris – IEOM Global Engineering Education
- 2018 Bandung – IEOM Global Engineering Education
- 2019 Riyadh – IEOM GEE
- 2019 Toronto – IEOM Global Engineering Education
- 2019 Pilsen – IEOM Global Engineering Education
- 2019 Bangkok – IEOM Global Engineering Education
- 2020 Dubai- IEOM Global Engineering Education
- 2020 Detroit GEE
(Click on the name of the speakers for pdf presentation file)
- Dr. Jinwoo Park
- Prof. Don Reimer
- Dr. Hongyi Sun
- Dr. Ilham Kissani
- Dr. Eugene Rex Jalao
- Dr. Gulnara Abitova
- Dr. James Chen
- Dr. FJ Kahlen
- Dr. Erik Sundin
- Dr. Abdul Hakim Halim
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