IUCEE E-Newsletter July 2018

/IUCEE E-Newsletter July 2018
IUCEE E-Newsletter July 2018 2018-08-23T11:24:18+00:00
IUCEE E-Newsletter June 2018
In this Newsletter

Message from Associate Director
Featured Articles
In the Spotlight
News Briefs
Upcoming Events

As of July2018,
304 faculty members have been certified
by IIEECP

Message from Associate Director

Welcome to the second edition of the monthly E-Newsletter! We have exciting news to share regarding the Journal of Engineering Education Transformations, our presence at the American Association for Engineering Education’s Annual Conference, and much more…
Dr. Sohum Sohoni

Featured Articles

Dr. Archana Mantri emulates the roles of a leader to the “T”.  She is sharp, articulate, forthright, and dynamic. Dr. Mantri is a Pro Vice-Chancellor of Chitkara University, Punjab, and one of the active members of IUCEE core committee and Global Engineering Dean’s Council. She started working at Chitkara University 14 years ago, and believes that the university’s vision is
well–aligned with her vision of engineering education in India.

In the Spotlight

SCALE Facilitator Training workshop
The SCALE Facilitator Training Workshop took place at the VIT Chennai Campus with 26 participating trainees across 10+ various Institutions from India. Moving a step forward the trainees were called in for a rigorous 2-day structure wherein they were taught about the workshops, the theme and tracks, etiquettes, professionalism followed by some amazing activities to keep them entertained.
With the current team consisting of 30+ people inclusive of the Lead Team, New Facilitators and Mentors. Followed by this SCALE is to conduct a round of workshops throughout India from July to October, under its Regional Student Workshop banner with tailor-made workshops for the Andhra Pradesh Consortium colleges with IUCEE.
IUCEE at ASEE’s Annual Conference
IUCEE had a strong presence at the American Society for Engineering Education’s Annual Conference and Expo in Salt Lake City in June. Not only was IUCEE recognized at the Plenary Session on Monday, but we were also invited to the President’s International Reception on Monday, and had our business meeting on Tuesday. The business meeting was led by Dr. Sohum Sohoni, Associate Director of IUCEE and Kantha Reddy, Director of India Operations for IUCEE, and was attended by 20 people, including Norman Fortenberry, Executive Director of ASEE and Ashok Agrawal, Director of External Affairs for ASEE. Through an interactive presentation by Sohum Sohoni and with ample supporting narrative by Kantha Reddy, the audience was made aware of the goals and various signature programs of IUCEE. Several valuable suggestions were put forth by audience members, and a truly engaging conversation ensued after the presentation.

News Briefs and Upcoming Events

In Brief
  • The Journal of Engineering Education Transformations (JEET) has been accepted for inclusion in Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. For more details please visit JEET
  • Call for papers for ICTIEE 2019. For more details please visit ICTIEE 2019!
  • In AP ICTIEE 2018, Amravati, AP 16 global leaders will discuss global attributes, doing and reflecting on design, working in teams, and number of other topics through panel discussions and TED-Style talks. Please visit ICTIEE AP 2018 for more details!
  • Dr. Michael Milligan, executive director and CEO of ABET will be conducting a seminar on ABET Accreditation on July 15th at Vijayawada, AP. For any additional information contact Mr. M. Kantha Reddy, Adjunct Director- Accreditation, ABET, USA
  • Join EPICS in India Annual Symposium Cosponsored by IUCEE and IEEE on 12-14 July at Radisson Hyderabad Hitech City. For more details please visit EPICS!
  • The Second IUCEE Leadership Summit is planned for July 19-21, 2018 in Goa at the Hotel Goan Heritage – Gaura Vaddo, Calangute, Bardez, Goa. For more details please visit SUMMIT!

Upcoming Events

Date Event

JULY 12

IIEECP Certification PHASE I
VIT Amravati, AP
July-12-14, 2018
Dr. Sohum Sohoni
for more details please visit iucee.org!

July, 12

IIEECP Certification PHASE I
VIIT,Visakhapatnam AP
July-12-14, 2018
Dr. Claire Komives
for more details please visit iucee.org!

July, 12

IIEECP Certification PHASE I
GIET, Rajahmundry, AP
July-12-14, 2018
Dr. Rio D’Souza
for more details please visit iucee.org!