2011 Engineering Deans Institute (EDI)
Rising Above the Economic Storm
April 10-13, 2011
Palm Springs, CA


Presentations

Monday, April 11, 2011

Innovation and Commericalization

  • Tom Shaginaw,PDF University Research Program Manager, GE Global Research
  • Phil Weilerstein,PDG Executive Director, National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA)
  • Richard Hull,PDF Senior Director, New Ventures and Alliances, USC Stevens Institute of Innovation

Curricula Innovations

  • Leah Jamieson,PDF Dean of Engineering, Purdue University
  • Jack Lohmann,PDFVice Provost and Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

US Engineering Graduates: Shortage or Glut?

  • S.K. Ramesh,PDF Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science & Professor, Electrical and Computing Engineering, California State University, Northridge
  • Vivek Wadhwa,PDF Director of Research, Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization and Exec in Residence, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University
  • Tom Peterson,PDF Assistant Director for Engineering, National Science Foundation

Increasing the Diversity of the Engineering Pipeline

  • Rafael Bras,PDF Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Darryll Pines,PDF Dean, University of Maryland
  • Sarah Rajala,PDF Dean of the Bagley College of Engineering & Professor, Mississippi State University
  • Ashok Saxena,PDF Dean, College of Engineering Graduate Research Chair and Distinguished Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Arkansas
  • Ray Mellado,PDF Chairman & CEO, Great Minds in STEM

Diversity as an Economic Imperative

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Main Plenary Address

Dr. Charles M.Vest,PDF President, U.S. National Academy of Engineering & President Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Changing the Conversation

Engineering in K-12: What can we do to help?

  • James H. Aylor,PDF Dean of Engineering & Applied Science, University of Virginia
  • S.K. Ramesh,PDF Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science & Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, California State University, Northridge
  • David Hayhurst,PDF Dean of Engineering, San Diego State University
  • Peter Crouch,PDF Dean of Engineering, University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • David Munson,PDF Dean of Engineering, University of Michigan
  • Lewis Chappelear,PDF Instructor, School of Engineering and Design, James Monroe High School, North Hills, CA

Engineering Schools Contributing to Regional Development - A Global Perspective

  • Alaa Ashmawy,PDF Dean of Engineering, American University in Dubai
  • Uriel Cukierman,PDF Chief Information Officer, The National Technical University (UTN) of Argentina & Representative of Federal Council of Engineering Deans of Argentina

Engineering Outreach

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2011 Engineering Deans Institute (EDI)
Rising Above the Economic Storm
April 10-13, 2011
Palm Springs, CA


Presentations

Monday, April 11, 2011

Innovation and Commericalization

  • Tom Shaginaw,PDF University Research Program Manager, GE Global Research
  • Phil Weilerstein,PDG Executive Director, National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA)
  • Richard Hull,PDF Senior Director, New Ventures and Alliances, USC Stevens Institute of Innovation

Curricula Innovations

  • Leah Jamieson,PDF Dean of Engineering, Purdue University
  • Jack Lohmann,PDFVice Provost and Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

US Engineering Graduates: Shortage or Glut?

  • S.K. Ramesh,PDF Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science & Professor, Electrical and Computing Engineering, California State University, Northridge
  • Vivek Wadhwa,PDF Director of Research, Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization and Exec in Residence, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University
  • Tom Peterson,PDF Assistant Director for Engineering, National Science Foundation

Increasing the Diversity of the Engineering Pipeline

  • Rafael Bras,PDF Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Darryll Pines,PDF Dean, University of Maryland
  • Sarah Rajala,PDF Dean of the Bagley College of Engineering & Professor, Mississippi State University
  • Ashok Saxena,PDF Dean, College of Engineering Graduate Research Chair and Distinguished Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Arkansas
  • Ray Mellado,PDF Chairman & CEO, Great Minds in STEM

Diversity as an Economic Imperative

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Main Plenary Address

Dr. Charles M.Vest,PDF President, U.S. National Academy of Engineering & President Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Changing the Conversation

Engineering in K-12: What can we do to help?

  • James H. Aylor,PDF Dean of Engineering & Applied Science, University of Virginia
  • S.K. Ramesh,PDF Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science & Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, California State University, Northridge
  • David Hayhurst,PDF Dean of Engineering, San Diego State University
  • Peter Crouch,PDF Dean of Engineering, University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • David Munson,PDF Dean of Engineering, University of Michigan
  • Lewis Chappelear,PDF Instructor, School of Engineering and Design, James Monroe High School, North Hills, CA

Engineering Schools Contributing to Regional Development - A Global Perspective

  • Alaa Ashmawy,PDF Dean of Engineering, American University in Dubai
  • Uriel Cukierman,PDF Chief Information Officer, The National Technical University (UTN) of Argentina & Representative of Federal Council of Engineering Deans of Argentina

Engineering Outreach

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