Wednesday, November 19, 2008: 12:30 PM-3:00 PM
Commonwealth D (Loews Philadelphia Hotel)

Education (04)

#514 - The Global Engineer (04002)
This session invites contributions on a wide variety of educational issues associated with the globalization of the chemical engineer. This can be from student-related projects, international opportunities and educating international students, among other areas.
Chair:Nada Marie Assaf-Anid
CoChair:Maria da Graca Rasteiro
CoSponsor(s):Topical 6: AIChE Centennial: Chemical Engineering Education: Past and Future (T6)
12:30 PMWeblab in Chemical Engineering as a Tool for Cooperative Learning within a Global Environment. A Report of Experiences Between Brazilian Universities Connected through Kyatera
Galo A. C. Le Roux, Giann B. Reis, Charles D. F. de Jesus, Antonio J G Cruz, Roberto de C Giordano, Paulo F. Moreira, Luiz V Loureiro, Claudio A O Nascimento
12:51 PMGlobal Chemical Engineering Workforce Statistics
Tom R. Marrero
1:12 PMAre We Preparing Our Students for a Flat World?
Nada M. Assaf-Anid, William F. Zucker, Gordon Silverman, Arthur T. Andrews
1:33 PMStudents and Graduates Exchange Programmes in the Chemical Engineering Department of the University of Coimbra in Portugal
Maria da Graca Rasteiro
1:54 PMThe Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers: Challenges and Opportunitiesfacing Chemical Engineers in Nigeria
Alexander O. Ogedegbe
2:15 PMChemical Engineer for Today and Tomorrow through Curricular Reform
Álvaro Rámirez Sr.
2:36 PMStudent Learning through Engineers without Borders
Randy S. Lewis, W. Vincent Wilding

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