JULY 2022

Enabling industry & employers to find critical skills & talent at universities worldwide right now.

With over 20 years of global experience, cross-industry expertise, state of the art digital and data skills and a passion for education, we deliver exceptional projects that make a difference and are successful by design.

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JULY 2022

Enabling industry & employers to find critical skills & talent at universities worldwide right now.

With over 20 years of global experience, cross-industry expertise, state of the art digital and data skills and a passion for education, we deliver exceptional projects that make a difference and are successful by design.

2022 GEDC Industry Forum Workshop

At the WEEF & GEDC 2022 Conference
Together with our partners, the Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC), we have opened registrations for our 2022 GEDC Industry Forum which will be held as a half-day, in person workshop on Thursday 1st December, alongside the WEEF & GEDC Conference in Cape Town, South Africa from 28th November to 1st December 2022.

Since 2017, the GEDC Industry Forum has brought engineering and technology leaders together from the private sector and global education ecosystem to develop the engineering leaders, experts and innovators of the future.

This year, we’re focusing on 4 core themes: Skills & Talent, Educational Transformation, Impact, Innovation & Partnerships

If you’re interested in participating, please email:
contact@gedc-industryforum.com to request an invitation
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Talking Micro-Credentials & Industry Skills

An interview with Scott Shireman, Global Head of Coursera for Campus
Following our latest Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC) Industry Forum webinar – Micro-Credentials for Macro-Learning – We sat down with Global Head of Coursera for Campus- Scott Shireman - to talk more about micro-credentials, employability and industry skills. In this interview, Scott expertly articulates the importance of university-industry collaboration for employability, how micro-credentials can provide students with industry skills, and the ways Coursera for Campus is bridging the gap between university and industry.
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Hear from Leaders in Engineering Education

International Conference on Interactive Collaborative Learning
Vienna, Austria | 27-30 September 2022
www.icl-conference.org/current/index.php
In just over 2 months’ time, the 25th International Conference on Interactive Collaborative Learning and 51st IGIP International Conference on Engineering Pedagogy will be taking place in Vienna, Austria, celebrating 50 years of ‘Engineering Pedagogy’. Don’t miss the chance to hear from and interact with keynote speakers and special guests from academia and across industry including…
Jenna Carpenter
President-elect American Society of Engineering Education - ASEE
Stephanie Farrell
President-elect International Federation of Engineering Education Societies - IFEES
Michael Fors
Executive Leader, Corporate Division and Business Unit Development, Boeing
Xavier Fouger
Senior Director, Global Academia Programs, Dassault Systèmes
Sylvia Geyer
Rector, UAS Technikum Vienna
Paul Gilbert
CEO, Quanser, Canada
David Guralnick
President International E-Learning Association - IELA
Sabine Herlitschka
CEO, Infineon Technologies Austria AG
Ramiro Jordan
Founding President of ISTEC; Promoter of the Global Peace Engineering Initiative
Michael Milligan
Executive Director& CEO Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology - ABET
Sabine Seidler
Rector, TU Vienna
Tarmo Soomere
President, Estonian Academy of Sciences
Edmundo Tovar
President, IEEE Education Society
Araceli Venegas-Gomez
Founder and CEO of QURECA Ltd.
Guest of Honour
Hans Juergen Hoyer
Secretary General of the International Federation of Engineering Education Societies
(IFEES) and the Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC)
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