2018 Engineering Education for Sustainable Development (EESD) Conference

Created by ACS Green Chemistry Institute® on Oct 17, 2017

Sunday, June 3, 2018 at Rowan University

Starts at 8:00 AM · Ends on Jun 6, 2018 at 5:00 PM, EDT (America/New_York)

  • ACS Green Chemistry Institute®

EESD 2018 will be hosted by Rowan University, a leading public institution in Southern New Jersey. This year’s conference will address creating the holistic engineer and its implications for engineering education.


For the first time in its 15-year history, the Engineering Education for Sustainable Development (EESD) Conference will be held in the United States, at the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering, Rowan University (Glassboro, New Jersey), June 3-6, 2018. The conference theme is “Creating the Holistic Engineer,” and it is co-sponsored by the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE). Keynote speakers include Dr. Domenico Grasso, Provost of the University of Delaware and author of the book "Holistic Engineering Education: Beyond Technology" (Springer 2010), and Dr. Stephanie Farrell, Professor and Founding Chair of the Department of Experiential Engineering Education at Rowan University and President-Elect of the ASEE.


This exciting and prestigious event brings together some of the world’s leading experts in sustainability, engineering education, and environmental stewardship. Abstract submissions are now being accepted from a broad and diverse network of academic disciplines. To learn more about the conference and to submit your abstract, please visit http://eesd2018.org/

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