By Topic

Beyond 2020: Preparing Engineers for the Future

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

The purchase and pricing options are temporarily unavailable. Please try again later.
1 Author(s)
Sarah A. Rajala ; Bagley College of Engineering, Mississippi State University , Mississippi State

Over the past 20 years, the world has seen significant advances in and adoption of new technology, political events that have led to the opening of formerly closed societies, economic policies that have encouraged free trade, and the growth in multinational companies. These changes have resulted in a world with increased connectedness and interdependencies and a globalization of the workforce. This paper discusses the impact globalization has had on engineering and engineering education.

Published in:

Proceedings of the IEEE  (Volume:100 ,  Issue: Special Centennial Issue )