MADI (STU)  and IGIP annual conference in Moscow

IGIP Symposium 2008

Engineering Competencies - Traditions and Innovations

IGIP

IGIP, the ôInternational Society for Engineering Educationö, focuses on improving the quality of engineering education. Since 1972 IGIP offers international symposia and established working groups on important topics of engineering pedagogy. With the IMC, the International Monitoring Committee, IGIP works all over the world by means of developing and implementing technical teacher training curricula and using the most effective educational teaching and learning methods as well as technologies. IGIP cooperates with other international engineering societies.

The International Society for Engineering Education (IGIP) and Moscow Automobile and Road Construction Institute (State Technical University) ľ MADI (STU) have pleasure to greet you at the 37th Symposium ôEngineering Competencies ľ Traditions and Innovationsö at 7-10 September, 2008.

Special Topics

  • People and Technology
  • Technical Teacher Training
  • Mathematics and Natural Sciences in Engineering Education
  • Working with Projects
  • Postgraduate Training and European Qualification Framework
  • Language and Humanities in Engineering Education
  • Curriculum Development
  • International Aspects of Engineering Education
  • Knowledge Management and Computer Aided Technologies
  • Women in Technical Careers

Symposium
is organized by

  • the International Society for Engineering Education (IGIP) and
  • Moscow Automobile and Road Construction Institute (State Technical University) ľ MADI (STU)
and is held under the auspices of

- the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation
- the Federal Agency for Education of Russia
- the Association of Technical Universities of Russia
- the Association of Scientific and Technical Societies of Russia
- SEFI - European Society for Engineering Education
- ASEE - American Society for Engineering Education
- CNE - Cartagena Network of Engineering
- IFEES - the International Federation of Engineering Education Societies
- ASIBEI - Asociacion Iberoamericana de Instituciones de Ensenanza de la Ingenieria
- COPEC - Coun˝il of Researches in Education and Sciences

Advisory Board
- Norbert Kraker, the President of IGIP, Austria
- Adolf Melezinek, the Honorary Life President of IGIP, Austria
- Claudio Borri, the President of IFEES, Italy
- Jorg Steinbach, the President of SEFI, Germany
- Vasiliy M. Zhurakovsky, Academician of RAE, Russia

Organizing commitee
- N.I. Bulaev, Head of the Federal Agency for Education of Russia
- I.B. Fiodorov, Rector of Bauman Moscow State Technical University, President of the Association of Technical Universities of Russia
- V.M. Prikhodko, Rector of MADI (STU), President of IGIP RMC
- V.B. Borisevitch, General Secretary of IGIP RMC

Program committee
- G.I.Arutiunova
- F.Flueckiger
- E. de Graaff
- N.Kraker
- P.F.Kubrushko
- B.Luebben
- L.G.Petrova
- T.Y.Polyakova
- V.M.Prikhodko
- Z.S.Sazonova
- Y.P.Shkitskiy

Symposium Language

English (simultaneous translation for plenary sessions and translation support during poster presentations).

Important Dates and Deadlines

  • submission of abstracts until April 1, 2008
  • submission of full papers until May 1, 2008

Registration Fee

Category Early registration before 2008:04:01 Late registration before 2008:08:30 Registration on site after 2008:08:30
Regular350€400€420€
IGIP member300€350€370€
Student150€150€150€
Guest100€100€100€