Improving Engineering Education in Challenging Times

 Call for papers

Please consider presenting at the upcoming conference held at Iowa State University in Ames, IA, on October 15-17.  Papers, poster presentations, works-in-progress, workshops and panel discussions are being sought in these areas.

  • Discipline specific teaching and learning
  • K-12 education
  • NSF funded education projects (REU, RET, S-STEM, PFE)
  • Share your favorite teaching lesson/activity
  • Experiential learning
  • Assessment
  • Study Abroad
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Sustainability
  • Industry partnerships
  • Engineering Leadership
  • Professional Development
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Graduate Education
  • Other topics

If you are interested in hosting a panel or workshop or have a suggestion for a session topic, please contact Suzette Burckhard ( by July 1.

For details about abstracts and paper submissions, please contact

Submit your abstracts here:

Important Dates

Abstract submission opens:                                                                        May 1

Abstracts are due from authors:                                                                  July 1

Abstract decisions due to authors, Registration opens:                              July 15

Paper draft submission due from authors, Paper Template:                       August 19

Paper decisions due to authors:                                                                 September 9

Final submissions due from authors:                                                          October 7

Registration Dates

Early Registration:              July 15 to August 20

Regular Registration:         August 21 to September 23

Late Registration:               September 24 to October 15

Register for the conference here:

Conference Registration