The 2017 ASEE International Forum Steering Committee is seeking papers for the 6th Annual ASEE International Forum to be held in conjunction with the 2017 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, in Columbus, Ohio.

All accepted papers for a paper presentation will be indexed in the ASEE PEER repository at, in the Ei Compendex database on Engineering Village at, and in SCOPUS at

Members of the ASEE community and their global partners are invited to submit abstracts for papers to be presented at the 2017 ASEE International Forum highlighting initiatives, projects, research, trends, programs and partnerships. There is particular interest in engineering education activities involving at least two nations.

The abstracts and subsequent papers will be evaluated by reviewers selected by a Review Committee for quality and best-fit with the aim of planning well-balanced sessions. Papers not selected for a podium presentation may be eligible for a “technical posters” session. The program will include but not limited to two (2) sessions with three (3) parallel tracks each.

At this year’s International Forum there will be a special track on “advanced and digital manufacturing”.  Please indicate your interest in submitting a paper on this topic to Ashok Agrawal (

Papers will be accepted for the following topics:

  • Accreditation
  • Cross-cultural diversity
  • Best practices in various approaches
  • Student programs
  • Engineering Education in Developing Nations

Additional topics in international engineering education will be considered.


Important Dates and Deadlines
All deadlines are 4:59PM Eastern Time
October 14, 2016 Abstract Submission Open
January 4, 2017 Registration Opens
January 22, 2017 Abstract Submission Closed
February 17, 2017 Abstract Decision
March 12, 2017 Paper Submissions Due
April 1, 2017 Paper Review Due
April 8, 2017 Notification of Authors
April 29, 2017 Final Papers Due