On October 20 through 23, 2019, Santiago de Chile will be the host city of the annual Conference of the Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC). This prestigious event, held for the second time in Latin America, features a world-wide global forum of engineering deans and rectors.
The Global Engineering Deans Council’s vision is to enhance the capabilities of engineering deans to transform schools in support of societies in a global economy. Their mission is to serve as a global network of engineering deans, and to leverage on the collective strengths, for the advancement of engineering education and research. The Council’s network includes over 500 leaders and stakeholders representing over 40 countries from all continents.
The School of Engineering of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile will host the GEDC-2019 event.