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The Resource 2015 Conference on Raising Awareness for the Societal and Environmental Role of Engineering and (Re)Training Engineers for Participatory Design (Engineering4Society)

2015 Conference on Raising Awareness for the Societal and Environmental Role of Engineering and (Re)Training Engineers for Participatory Design (Engineering4Society)

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2015 Conference on Raising Awareness for the Societal and Environmental Role of Engineering and (Re)Training Engineers for Participatory Design (Engineering4Society)
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2015 Conference on Raising Awareness for the Societal and Environmental Role of Engineering and (Re)Training Engineers for Participatory Design (Engineering4Society)
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Technology plays an important role in facing societal challenges Also engineers can contribute to the development of solutions, provided that they are well aware of the societal and environmental context and willing to amplify their participatory skills The role of engineering as the driver of innovation and social and economic development, and the need to transform engineering education, curricula and teaching methods in order to emphasize user relevance and a problem solving approach to engineering The social sector today is confronted with a growing number of problems that would benefit from engineering input Engineering education today has little or no focus on topics such as poverty, exclusion, addiction, discrimination, violence prevention, reconciliation or disabilities Still, engineering can contribute to build innovative solutions and it has to do this in participation with all stakeholders Building bridges between engineering and the societal challenges
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Engineering Design
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2015 Conference on Raising Awareness for the Societal and Environmental Role of Engineering and (Re)Training Engineers for Participatory Design (Engineering4Society)
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2015 Conference on Raising Awareness for the Societal and Environmental Role of Engineering and (Re)Training Engineers for Participatory Design (Engineering4Society)
Publication
Note
Title from content provider
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
IEEE972614494
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781467368452
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn972614494
  • (OCoLC)972614494

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