Conference Agenda

S02: Peace of Engineering, Ethics, Global Development and Sustainability
Tuesday, 16/Nov/2021:
12:00pm - 1:30pm

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
Location: Room D (3.31) Humanities Faculty

Floor 3


Beyond Experts and Conciliators: Envisioning Engineers as Multifaceted Peacebuilders in Costa Rica

Sergio Guillen Grillo1,2,3

1Texas Tech University, Costa Rica; 2Fundación para la Paz y la Democracia, Costa Rica; 3Australian National University

Design of a Multi-axis Prosthetic foot for the amputees in the developing world based on human’s foot bones structure for Sudanese environment

MOHAMED IBRAHIM SALIH FADUL, Fatima Galal Ahmed Elsayed, Safa Elamin Mahmoud Hamad, Hanna Gasem Ahmed Abdalla, Mona Elemam Ali Sharf Aldeen, Altayeb Mobarak Altayeb Babeker


‘Engineering for Global Development’ in Academic Institutions: An Initial Review of Learning Opportunities Across Four Global Regions

Grace Burleson1,2, Mariela Machado1, Iana Aranda1

1Engineering for Change, New York City, USA; 2University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Evaluation of Engineering Ethics in a Mechanical Engineering Curriculum at a Caribbean National University

Paula Olesia Verona Henry, Earle Anthony Wilson, Trevor Geodean Bennett

Univeristy of Technology, Jamaica, Jamaica

Characterization of the space and process of knowledge production in technological development projects with social impact

Roberto Giordano Lerena1,2, Armando Fernandez Guillermet3

1Facultad de Ingeniería Universidad FASTA, Argentine Republic; 2Facultad de Ingeniería Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata, Argentine Republic; 3Instituto Balseiro y Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Argentine Republic