Publications

  • Executive Summary from the Report:

    This is the first UNESCO report on engineering, and indeed the first report on engineering at the international level. With a focus on development, the Report has been produced in response to calls to address what was perceived as a particular need and serious gap in the literature. The Report has been developed by UNESCO, the intergovernmental organization responsible for science, including...

  • From forward: "India’s growth in recent years has been led by the services sector. The most noticeable aspect has been the recent big boom in the BPO/KPO sector. This off-shoring trend is certain to continue and India faces the challenge of generating an appropriate supply response to retain its existing advantage. It should be noted that Indian’s spend nearly $4 billion annually to send their children abroad for higher studies and technical training while there is no reason for India not...
  • From publication: "The engineering course in India is one of the preferred choices for students who have scored high at the 10+2 level. The competition for the top institutions is intense with students spending a lot of time and money in coaching classes to get the added edge at the competitive entrance tests. This increasing demand for engineering has resulted in a mushrooming of a large number of engineering colleges in the country. Despite this, the industry complains of an absence of...
  • In their book, Cracking the Creativity Code, Arie Ruttenberg & Shlomo Maital approach the concept of creativity as an "acquired skill" and delve into the methodology that stimulates creativity. Click here for more details and ordering information.

     

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  • IFEES members, Hulas King of Siemens, and Ahad Ali from the Industrial Engineering & Operations Management (IEOM) Society explore the importance of Product Life Cycle Management (PLM) in the engineering education curriculum and its vital role in preparing future engineers for the global market.


    Introduction from Go PLM: A Unique Perspective on Productivity & Innovation:

    "Increased Collaboration of global design and manufacturing processes...