International Conference on Engineering Education

Valencia, Spain, July 22-26, 2003




Engineering Education in Developing Countries


Papers are solicited broadly on the subject of engineering education in developing countries. Topics include all aspects of engineering education in the context of the peculiar situations and problems of developing countries. Examples of such topics include, but are not limited to, course relevance, accreditation and international recognition, research priorities and funding, international cooperation, entrepreneurial development, industrial training, continuing education and outreach activities. Papers on completed work and ongoing activities are welcome.


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 conference, visit:



January 15, 2003:    Abstract due (submit through website indicated below, with e-mail to Session Chair. Be sure to begin the text of your abstract with the title of this session)

February 15, 2003:    Notice of preliminary acceptance

April 15, 20003:              Paper submission deadline

May 1, 2003:                    Early registration deadline (required for final acceptance of papers)

May 15, 2003:                  Deadline for authors’ registration to ensure publishing of submitted papers


Further information is available at the ICEE-2003 web site:


Session Chair:

Dr. G.S Kochhar
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Advisor to the Vice-Chancellor and
Campus Principal
Faculty of Engineering
The University of the West Indies
St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
Phone: (868) 662 2002 Ext. 2060
Fax: (868) 662 4414


Session Co-Chair:

Dr. C.A.C. Imbert
Secretary-General, Council of
Caribbean Eng. Organizations
c/o Faculty of Engineering
The University of the West Indies
St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago

Phone: (868) 662 6267
Fax: (868) 662 4414