DATE:    January 7, 2004


TO:         Members of the engineering education and research community



Dear Colleagues,




We welcome your abstracts for iCEER-2004, which should be submitted online on the conference website at:  The current deadline is January 15, 2004.


If you have difficulty submitting your asbtract(s) because of the short notice, please let us know and we will try to accommodate you. Our e-mail addreses are listed below.


This international conference will be held in Olomouc – in the historical Convent Hall and at the Bouzov Castle. A pre-conference workshop will be held in Prague with the main topic “Progress Through Partnership” with a meeting in the Senate - Upper Chamber of Parliament of the Czech Republic at a historical place: the Valdstein Palace.


We hope you will join us and your colleagues from around the world at this conference, for which the theme is to promote mutual progress through international cooperation, and the integarion of research and education in engineering and the related disciplines.


This conference is jointly sponsored by the Technical University of Ostrava, Ostrava, Czech Republic, and iNEER, the International Network for Engineering Education and Research.


Details concerning the conference are given at the above website. 


For information about some aspects in the planning for iCEER-2004, please visit:


For information about ICEE-2003, a related iNEER-sponsored concference held in July, 2003 in Spain, including a photo gallery, please visit:


You can access the report on another recent conference, ICEE-2002, written by Robin King, Professor and Pro-Vice Chancellor of the University of South Australia, by clicking on the 8th bullet from the top at:


We thank you for your support, and take this opportunity to once again wish you the best for 2004.




National Organizing Committee, iCEER-2004

Technical University of Ostrava

Tomas Cermak


iNEER Secretariat

Win Aung