Welcome address

Dear distinguished guests,

1) Incorporating SDGs into Engineering Education2) SDG-related Outcome Based Assessment (OBA) towards GAPC3) Accreditation policies, criteria and procedures for GAPC 2021organizing the 2021 International Conference on Engineering Education with focus on three key topics:China Engineering Education Accreditation Association (CAST-CEEAA), the Institution of Engineers Singapore (IES), and the Tianjin University (TJU) areThis conference to be held on the virtual/online platform is scheduled as a whole-day event on 15th December 2021.Best Regards,Wang ShuguoPresidentCEEAARichard KwokPresidentInstitution of Engineers SingaporeJIN DonghanPresidentTianjin University
Focused topics
Engineering Education and Accreditation for Future Sustainable Society
The conference, to be held on virtual & online platforms, shall focus on, but is not limited to, following 3 topics:

Opening Ceremony

  • 09:00 - 09:40
    Fan Hailin
    Wang Qinglin
    Huang Wei
    Richard KwokChair:Yuan SiTimeSpeakerSecretary: Zhu Lin     Email: lin_zhu@tju.edu.cn     Mob. +86-15802269548UTC/GMT+08:00Live Stream: https://zhibo.chaoxing.com/7000116951223053Chair of the Board of Supervisors of CEEAA, Professor of Tsinghua University, and Vice Chairperson of the University Council of Tsinghua University(Deputy Director General of the Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education of PRC)(Deputy Director General of the Department of International Affairs, China Association for Science and Technology)(President of Federation of Engineering Institutions of Asia and the Pacific)(President of Institution of Engineers Singapore)

Keynote Address

  • 09:40 -10:05
    Keynote 1: Evolution of engineering education and competence for a sustainable worldDamien OwensChair of IEA, Chair of IPEA, Director of EI10:05 - 10:30
    Keynote 2: Engineering to accelerate delivery of the Sustainable Development GoalsGong KePresident of WFEO10:30 - 10:55
    Keynote 3: International Engineering Alliance Graduate Attributes and Professional Competency Standards Review 2021:Elizabeth TaylorChair of the Washington Accord, Deputy Chair of IEAWorking together to create a shared and better future10:55 - 11:20
    Keynote 4: Thinking and practices of CEEAA in promoting graduate attributes assessment in alignment with SDGsChen ShiyiVice President of CEEAA11:20 - 11:45
    Keynote 5: Moving with the Times - Engineering EducationLIM Khiang WeeChair of Engineering Accreditation Board, IES11:45 - 12:10Keynote 6: The Emerging Engineering Education Transformation Plan of Tianjin University for Cultivating Engineers to Build Sustainable SocietiesJin DonghanPresident of Tianjin University12:10 - 14:00Lunch
    Chair:Kai Sang LockTimeSpeakerSecretary: Zhu Lin     Email: lin_zhu@tju.edu.cn     Mob. +86-15802269548UTC/GMT+08:00Live Stream: https://zhibo.chaoxing.com/7000116951223053Deputy Chair of the Washington Accord

Session 1 Incorporating SDGs into Engineering Education

  • 14:00 - 14:20
    S1-1: Incorporating SDGs into Engineering EducationWan HamidonChair of Council of Engineering Deans, Malaysia14:20 - 14:40
    S1-2: The Role of Engineering Technicians in delivering the SDGsBarry ClarkeChair of the Dublin Accord14:40 - 15:00
    S1-3: IEA Graduate Attributes: Suggestions on implementation and indicators of achievementArif Bülent ÖzgülerCo-chair of the IEA-WFEO Working Group, Member of Advisory Board of MÜDEK15:00 - 15:20
    S1-4: Making an Impact: Engaging Students in the SDGsMichael MilliganExecutive Director and Chief Executive Officer of ABET15:20 - 15:40
    S1-5:Turning Energy to Sustainable Benefit in Renewable Energy Development by Engineering EducationRachmawan BudiartoMember of Evaluation and Accreditation Committee, IABEE, Indonesia15:40 - 16:00S1-6: The Role of the Humanities in Engineering EducationPriyan DiasChair of Accreditation Board, IESL
    16:00 - 16:20S1-7: Initiatives incorporated in the curricula of engineering programs in Chile, to address the UN-SDGsJessica Pizarro CGeneral Manager of Acredita CI
    16:20 - 16:40S1-8: Are SDGs Relevant to Engineering Education?José Humberto Loría-ArcilaDirector of International Affairs, Mexico
    16:40 - 17:00S1-9: Malaysia's Journey towards engineering program accreditation'Norlida BuniyaminBoard Member of BEM, Malaysia
    Chair:Damien OwensTimeSpeakerSecretary: Meng Fanyi Email:mengfanyi@tju.edu.cn Mob.+86-13709074577UTC/GMT+08:00Live Stream:https://zhibo.chaoxing.com/2000116951264257Chair of IEA, Chair of IPEA, Director of EI
    Gong JinlongVice President of Tianjin University

Session 2 SDG-related Outcome Based Assessment (OBA) towards GAPC

  • 14:00 - 14:20
    S2-1: Incorporation of UN SDGs in Engineering Education and it's Assessment'Chuah Hean TeikChairman of the Standing Committee on Engineering Education of FEIAP14:20 - 14:40
    S2-2: From Knowledge to Competency- Bringing Changes into Engineering Education in ChinaChen DaoxuDeputy Director of Academic Committee of CEEAA14:40 - 15:00
    S2-3: The approach and challenges on SDG-related Outcome Based Assessment(OBA) towards GAPCJohari Megat Mohd NoorDeputy Chair of the Dublin Accord, Board Member of BEM, Malaysia15:00 - 15:20
    S2-4: Embedding the SDGs into engineering curriculum – An Australian case studyHelen FairweatherMember of EA15:20 - 15:40
    S2-5: How we carry out engineering accreditation in Hong Kong, and our expectations from the GAPC 2021 frameworkAlfonso NganChair Professor in Materials Science and Engineering of the University of Hong Kong, Representative of HKIE15:40 - 16:00S2-6: How the IEA Graduate Attributes V4 will impact the program accreditation?A.F.M. Saiful Amin & Kazi Bayzid KabirVice Chairman and Acting Chairman of IEB & Life Member of IEB
    16:00 - 16:20S2-7: Should SDG be included in the Engineering Education Curriculum?Lydia Gonzalez TansinsinChairman of ACBET, Founding and Chartered President of PTC, Philippine
    16:20 - 16:40S2-8: Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals: The 2030 Agenda in Engineering ProgramsLuis Barrera ArresteguiSenior Evaluator of ICACIT
    Chair:Fook Siong ChauTimeSpeakerSecretary: Rao Lei     Email: raol@sdju.edu.cn     Mob. +86-13818627035UTC/GMT+08:00Live Stream: https://zhibo.chaoxing.com/4000116951473967Director of Engineering Accreditation Board, IES
    Tu ShandongMember of the Board of Supervisors of CEEAA

Session 3 Accreditation policies, criteria and procedures for GAPC 2021

  • 14:00 - 14:20
    S3-1: Engineering Technologists: putting sustainability into practiceKaty TurffChair of IETA, Head of Professional Standards at ECUK14:20 - 14:40
    S3-2: The APEC Engineers Agreement & the UN Sustainable Development GoalsAnker BrodersenDeputy Chair of APEC, Chair of EA Professional Standards Committee14:40 - 15:00
    S3-3: Integration of SDGs and GAsK. K. AGGARWALChairman of NBA, India15:00 - 15:20
    S3-4: Roadmap on Implementation of the new GAPCMandy LiuDeputy Executive Director of the Accreditation Council, IEET15:20 - 15:40
    S3-5: Incorporating GAPC 2021 in international accreditation criteriaKseniya K. ZaitsevaDirector of the AEER Accreditation Center, Russia15:40 - 16:00S3-6: Aligning engineering education with SDGs: why and howWang SunyuDeputy Director of UNESCO-ICEE, Member of GAPC Working Group, Member of Academic Committee of CEEAA
    16:00 - 16:20S3-7: Accreditation policies, criteria and procedures for GAPC 2021 (Myanmar Experience)Cho Win MawPresident of Myanmar Engineering Council
    16:20 - 16:40S3-8: Incorporation of the SDG's and Attributes of Graduates in Costa Rica's accreditation processesOlman VargasExecutive Director of CFIA, Costa Rica
    17:00 - 17:20Summary and Closing RemarksChair: Fook Siong Chau/ Kai Sang Lock
    Chair:Elizabeth TaylorTimeSpeakerSecretary: Xie Qiyun     Email: qyxie@njupt.edu.cn     Mob. +86-13813913371UTC/GMT+08:00Live Stream: https://zhibo.chaoxing.com/7000116951414455Chair of the Washington Accord
    Gu PeihuaDirector of Academic Committee of CEEAA
Guided by
Department of Higher Education,
Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China
Department of International Affairs,
China Association for Science and Technology
Hosted by
China Engineering Education Accreditation Association(CEEAA)
The Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES)
Tianjin University, China (TJU)
Supported by
International Engineering Alliance (IEA)
World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO)
Federation of Engineering Institutions of Asia and the Pacific (FEIAP)