Conference Agenda

Overview and details of the sessions of this conference. Please select a date or location to show only sessions at that day or location. Please select a single session for detailed view (with abstracts and downloads if available).

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Location: Room D (3.31) Humanities Faculty
Floor 3

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Date: Monday, 15/Nov/2021
12:00pm - 1:30pmWS165: Growing a Mindset Culture for an Inclusive Classroom
Location: Room D (3.31) Humanities Faculty
Session Chair: Dr. Stephanie Cutler, Penn State, United States of America
Session Chair: Dr. Sarah Zappe, Penn State, United States of America
Session Chair: Prof. Elio San Cristóbal, UNED, Spain
Have you ever thought about you the innate abilities of your students? Does your class structure and messaging tell them they can grow and learn and improve as they complete your course? These questions link to a factor that has been shown to impact student success across underrepresented groups - mindset. Mindset here refers to Dweck’s fixed (innate) and growth (malleable) nature of intelligence and other characteristics. This workshop will present how organizational and classroom culture with respect to messages around mindset can impact the experience of underrepresented students. Specifically, the mindset beliefs of the course instructor with respect to the nature of their students’ ability (fixed or growth) can have substantial and significant impact on closing the achievement gaps for underrepresented students. This workshop will focus on reflecting on faculty instructional practices, messaging, and perspectives to move towards promoting a growth mindset and an inclusive classroom.
Date: Tuesday, 16/Nov/2021
12:00pm - 1:30pmS02: Peace of Engineering, Ethics, Global Development and Sustainability
Location: Room D (3.31) Humanities Faculty
Session Chair: Prof. Manuel Gericota, School of Engineering - Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal
Session Chair: Federico Gastón Lerro, Universidad Nacional de Rosario, Argentine Republic
Session Chair: Prof. Rosario Gil Ortego, UNED, Spain
Date: Wednesday, 17/Nov/2021
12:00pm - 1:30pmSS1221: Preparing and Developing Skills for Better Employability for STEM and Engineering Graduates (E-STEM)
Location: Room D (3.31) Humanities Faculty
Session Chair: Prof. Anna Friesel, EAEEIE, Denmark
Session Chair: Prof. Edmundo Tovar, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
Session Chair: Prof. Manuel Castro, UNED, Spain
3:30pm - 5:00pmS04: Woman, Teamwork and Mentoring in Engineering Education
Location: Room D (3.31) Humanities Faculty
Session Chair: Dr. Patricia Caratozzolo, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico
Session Chair: Dr. Matthias Gottlieb, Technical University of Munich (TUM), Germany
Session Chair: Prof. Rosario Gil Ortego, UNED, Spain
Date: Thursday, 18/Nov/2021
12:00pm - 1:30pmS05: Strengthening Engineering Education in Developing Countries
Location: Room D (3.31) Humanities Faculty
Session Chair: Prof. Paulo Ferreira, Polytechnic of Porto, School of Engineering, Portugal
Session Chair: Dr. Jamie Gurganus, University of Maryland Baltimore County, United States of America
Session Chair: Dr. Elena Ruiz Larrocha, UNED, Spain