Closing Keynote

The 2021 ABET Symposium closing keynote panel will feature Ph.D. candidates from the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University. Ensheng Dong is a Ph.D. candidate and Louis M. Brown Engineering Fellow of the Department of Civil and Systems Engineering (CaSE) and CSSE, and Hongru Du is a second-year Ph.D. student… Read more »

Opening Keynote

The 2021 ABET Symposium opening keynote session will feature Dr. Kimia Ghobadi, a John C. Malone Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil and Systems Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. She is the associate director at the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) and a member at the Malone Center for Engineering in Healthcare.… Read more »

Top 10 Tips for Writing Good Self-Study Reports

A program’s Self-Study Report (SSR) provides the accreditation team chair and evaluator their first impression of the program they are reviewing, as well as critical information for the review. Thus, a clear and complete SSR helps ensure a successful review process. To provide a favorable picture of your program, information must be aligned with the… Read more »

IAC Panel Discussion: Why Industry Cares About Accreditation

What is the role of employers in the accreditation process, both for long-term success of graduates as they start their careers but also for the long-term success of accredited programs? How can industry and academia partner to address areas of interest (such as data science and analytics) that are in critical demand? The Industry Advisory… Read more »

Barriers to Implementing IDE in the Workplace: Raising Awareness of Educators and Students

Panelists will discuss existing, as well as emerging, issues that are, or may become, barriers to the implementation of inclusion, diversity and equity in the workplace environment. For example, organizational structure inertia can obstruct implementation of policies intended to encourage IDE. Panelists will also discuss approaches to raise awareness of such challenges in preparing students… Read more »