Buzzing Chadigarh Jan,13:(Sonam) Chitkara University played host to the prestigious ICTIEE 2019 (The International Conference on Transformation in Engineering Education) on January 10-11, 2019, at their Punjab Campus. ICTIEE 2019 is an annual conference that provides a platform for international Engineering Educators to discuss and share new ideas with their Indian counterparts, and facilitate a great networking opportunity.
Chitkara University in association with Indo Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE) has been continually working to improve Engineering Education ecosystem in India.Emphasizing the importance of CONNECT & SHARE, ICTIEE 2019 provided a platform to Engineering Educators to CONNECT with leaders from academia and industry from all over the world. Engineering Educators had an opportunity to SHARE their best practices which would eventually help in bringing about transformational changes in Engineering Education.
ICTIEE 2019 was hosted at two locations sequentially in order to maximize its impact among institutions all over India. The first leg of the conference was conducted at Malla Reddy College of Engineering, Hyderabad, on January 7-8, 2019, followed by the second leg at Chitkara University, Punjab, on January 10-11, 2019. The ICTIEE 2019 theme had five parallel tracks – – Electronics, Mechanical, Civil, Computer Science and OtherEngineering Education Research– with each track specifically dedicated to each major Engineering Disciple. Engineering Educators were invited to submit their extended abstracts sharing their Best Practices & Challenges specific to their disciplines in one of the sub-theme areas, provided beforehand. At Chitkara University, the conference includedPaper Presentations, PosterPresentations, Keynote Talks, Plenary Sessions, Panel Discussion, Workshops & Tutorials, with anopportunity to interact with leaders from academia & industry from around the world.