Schedule at a Glance

Thursday, October 21

1:30 p.m.

  • What Engineering Looks Like in PreK-12 STEM
  • Quantum Computing
  • Inclusive Pedagogies for the Undergrad STEM Classroom
  • Remote Instrumentation for Hybrid Delivery: Case Studies
Panel Discussions
  • Hybrid & Remote: Lessons Learned, Future Outlook
  • Delivering hybrid/remote labs in Chemical Engineering


5:00 p.m.

Welcome Reception (Higgins House Courtyard)

  • Heavy Hors d’Oeuvres

  • Drink Ticket + Cash Bar

Friday, October 22

8:30 a.m. - Conference Opening and Welcome Remarks

Paper Sessions
  • Social Justice / Diversity - Equity - Inclusion
  • Engineering Education: Leveraging CS
  • Remote / Hybrid Lessons Learned: Hands-On Lab Experiences
  • Engineering Education: Equitable Student (and Faculty!) Evaluation
  • Engineering Education: Theory to Practice
  • In-Person Lab Experiences

12:00 p.m. - Lunch Keynote




“Engineering Social Justice” ​with Dr. Pamela McCauley, Associate Dean for Academic Programs, NC State University and an internationally recognized innovator, entrepreneur, and engineering researcher.

Dr. McCauley will speak on the role of mentoring to connect with and inspire students and support their aspirations in STEM, particularly students from underrepresented groups. 

Learn more about our keynote speakers here.

1:30 p.m. - Paper Sessions

  • Project-Based Learning for Social Justice
  • First Year
  • Remote / Hybrid Lessons Learned: Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Project-Based Learning
  • Future of Work
  • Remote / Hybrid Lessons Learned: Mechanical Engineering

5:00 p.m. - Dinner Keynote



“A Conversation with Livingston Taylor”:  Acclaimed singer-songwriter and Berklee College of Music professor Livingston Taylor brings words and music from a 40+ year career performing and teaching.

He'll share how connecting with and caring for an audience (our students) is critical for a performer (educator), and how being aware of how our students are doing and what their needs (educational and otherwise) really are.

Learn more about our keynote speakers here.

Saturday, October 23

8:30 a.m. - Student Paper Sessions

  • Engineering Education: Social Justice
  • Sustainability and Green Engineering
  • Engineering Education & Capstones

10:00 a.m. - Student Poster Sessions

  • Engineering Capstones
  • K-12 STEM Outreach
  • DEI / Social Justice
  • Hybrid & Remote Learning
  • Project-Based Learning
  • Sustainability

12:00 p.m. - Lunch (Higgins House Courtyard)

  • Best Paper and Campus Rep Awards
  • Best Student Paper, Poster

1:30–2:30 p.m. - ASEE-NE2021 Business Meeting