International Conference on Engineering Education

UMIST, Manchester, Great Britain, August 18-22, 2002


Outreach Programs to Increase Diversity in the University Environment

Papers are solicited on the broad range of efforts to introduce, recruit and educate individuals from underrepresented groups into fields of engineering. Topics include K-12 programs, to introduce students to careers in engineering, and undergraduate and graduate educational and support programs to meet the goal of broadening diversity in the university environment.

This conference emphasizes development of international partnerships in education and research. Through special sessions and international workshops, it provides ample opportunity for discussing future cooperative projects. For more information on iNEER, one of the principal sponsors of the conferences, visit:


January 18, 2002:

Abstract due (submit through website indicated below, with e-mail to Session Chair and Co-Chair. Be sure to begin the text of your abstract with the title of this session)

March 15, 2002:

Notice of acceptance

April 26, 20002:

Camera-ready manuscript due

June 28, 2002:

Deadline for author registration

Further information is available at the ICEE-2002 web site:

Session Co-Chairs:

Angelo J. Perna
Associate Dean, Newark College of Engineering
New Jersey Institute of Technology
University Heights
Newark, NJ 07102-1982 USA
Phone: +1 973-642-7239

Deran Hanesian
Chemical Engineering Department
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, NJ 07102 USA
Phone + 973-596-3597

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