Engineering And Enterprise: Inspiring Innovation by Rao Bhamidimarri

Engineering And Enterprise: Inspiring Innovation

byRao BhamidimarriEditorAilin Liu

Hardcover | February 25, 2016

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This book presents contributions from researchers, practitioners and professional institutions that published papers in the Proceedings of the Educating Enterprising Engineers and Scientists conference, held in London, UK on 17th June 2015. The topics considered range from educating engineers to giving a business edge and embedding entrepreneurship to achieve integrated education and curriculum innovation.
Making an important contribution to the development and delivery of engineering education now and further into the future, this collection of papers shares knowledge and good practice in key ways to educate enterprising engineers and scientists looking to address complex global issues such as health & well-being, water, energy and food. Seeking ways to redefine and embrace sustainable development, this work puts forward the case for innovative science and engineering education to meet the demand for talent and leadership.
Professor Rao Bhamidimarri is currently the Vice President and previously the Executive Dean of Science, Engineering and the Built Environment at London South Bank University. Before taking up his current role in 2007, he was the Dean of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries at Edinburgh Napier University and prior to that, he...
Title:Engineering And Enterprise: Inspiring InnovationFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:127 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inShipping dimensions:127 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inPublished:February 25, 2016Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:331927824X

ISBN - 13:9783319278247

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Table of Contents

1.- Educating engineers to make a difference. 2.- Planetary engineering: entrepreneurship at the interface of cultures. 3.-Re-inventing the engineering curriculum. 4.- The social entrepreneurship option for scientists and engineers. 5.- The impact of Engineering Doctorate. 6.- Industrially based PBL, a tool for promoting professional and enterprising skills. 7.- Technologist of the future - embedding enterprise and innovation in STEM education. 8.- of role models on the progression from student life to the world of work. 9.- Giving enterprising engineers a business edge. 10.- Leading the way to enterprising futures: Sheffield''s response to the Engineering Skills Gap. 11.- Encouraging technology entrepreneurship for all.