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  • The first of two brief videos based on interviews with leaders in climate adaptation, city management, engineering systems, public engagement, and other key fields, who gathered at the national meeting on “Climate Change and America’s Infrastructure: Engineering, Social, and Policy Challenges,” January 28-30, 2013.
  • This video highlights participant views about the wide range of expertise and public involvement that will be needed to respond adequately to the stresses on engineering systems from climate change. It is designed to enable educators and others to engage with engineers and the public about the numerous challenges, and to stimulate discussion about how to respond.
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  • Mark Vasquez, IEEE, shared an update
    PostedTuesday, September 18, 2018 at 1:34 PM
  • Call for Abstracts: 6th World Conference on Research Integrity

    PostedThursday, September 6, 2018 AT 9:14 AM

    The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) to be held on June 2-5, 2019 in Hong Kong.

    The WCRI is the largest and most significant international conference on research integrity. Since the first conference in Lisbon in 2007, it has given researchers, teachers, funding agencies, government officials, journal editors, senior administrators, and research students opportunities to share experiences and to discuss and promote integrity in research. The conference is now a biennial event, and the University of Hong Kong and RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia are proud to co-organize the next world conference.

    Abstract submission is now open with a deadline of October 15, 2018.

    There is no limit to the number of abstracts that you may submit and the abstract must be submitted in English. All oral and poster presentations must be given in English and no translation service will be provided during the conference.

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    • Measures to improve ...
  • APPE 2019 Conference Call for Proposals

    PostedTuesday, August 14, 2018 AT 3:15 PM

    The Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE) will host the 28th Annual APPE International Conference February 28–March 3, 2019 in Baltimore, Maryland, and the call for proposals is now open.

    This call invites individuals from all disciplines and professions interested in advancing scholarship, teaching, and a general understanding of practical and professional ethics. Submissions are invited on ethical issues in all fields including business, engineering, government, media, law, medicine, science, and technology, as well as interdisciplinary and multi-disciplinary issues that cut across professions such as biomedical, educational, environmental, public health, and research.

    Submission Categories:
    Submission are invited in the following categories:

    1. Individual presentations
    2. Case studies
    3. Pedagogical demonstrations
    4. Creative arts
    5. Posters
    6. Panel discussions
    7. Author meets critics
    8. Breakfast with an author
    9. Pecha Kucha/Rapid fire session
    10. Graduate student ...
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