WORKSHOP: Engineering Education Innovation for Industry 4.0

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Zuzana Fabusova posted this 31 October 2017


November 12, 2017, 9 am - 4.30pm Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur

Around the world, Industry 4.0 and related fields such as Internet of Things, Industrial Internet of Things, and Cyberphysical systems is forcing a rethinking of the way we prepare tomorrow’s engineers. This unique workshop will bring forward-thinking participants from universities and industries to discuss and share thoughts and experiences to begin the necessary transformation in our undergraduate programs.

The program will be a unique blend of presentations, open discussions, and technology demonstrations. The industry sponsor Quanser has been collaborating with the global engineering education community to develop effective technologies and methodologies to transition from traditional disconnected pedagogies to modern fully-integrated approaches to education.

The invited speakers and panelists include:

  • Dr. Ridha Khedri, McMaster University, Canada
  • Dr. Khairiyah Mohd Yusuf, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • Ms. Lueny Morell, InnovaHiEd, Puerto Rico
  • Mr. Xavier Fouger, Dassault Systems SE, France
  • Mr. Sayuj Nath, National Instruments, USA
  • Mr. Paul Gilbert, Quanser, Canada

The workshop is a part of the 7th World Engineering Education Forum 2017. For more details and registration, email Ms. Faizah Jaffri ( or Ms. Wan Akmal Izzati (