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WCEE Conference Report

posted Oct 30, 2013, 2:43 AM by School of Engineering   [ updated Nov 9, 2013, 4:53 AM ]

In its continued effort to actively participate in engineering and science conferences, symposiums and workshops, the School of Engineering at LIU had a strong at the 9th WORLD CONGRESS ON ENGINEERING EDUCATION (WCEE 2013) - Impact of Globalization on Engineering Education  which was held in Beirut on October 24th–24th, 2013.  The following papers were presented by SoE faculty:


  1. Automated Course Assessment Tools Used at The Lebanese International University.  Adnan Harb, Amin Haj-Ali, Samih Abdul-Nabi, Bassam Hussein
  2. Engineering Learning Outcomes Assessment. Khaled Chahine, Mohammad Hammoud, Hassan Bazzi, and Anwar Kawtharani.
  3. A Three-Pillar Engineering Education System: Student-faculty Member- Academic Institution. Marc-Anthony Mannah, Michel Nahas and Milad Ghantous.
  4. Research by Undergraduate Engineering Students. Ali H. Assi, Hassan A.N. Hejase,
  5. Integration of Mobile Application Development in Computer Engineering Curricula. Milad Ghantous, Michel Nahas, Marc Mannah and Reine El Khoury.
  6. Micro and Nano-Technologies: From Research to Education. Rayan Fayad, Amin Haj-Ali, Mohamad Hajj-Hassan

The share of LIU was 20% of the overall accepted papers and 30% of the presented ones. Many of the national and international participants praised LIU  efforts and the quality of research that was presented.


The Dean of the SoE, Dr. Amin Haj-Ali, received an appreciation award from the Order of Engineers and Architects of Lebanon (OEA) at the closing ceremony in recognition of his active participation in the organization and preparation of WCCE 2013.  LIU was a major sponsor of the event.