IFME 2007

The Second IFME was in Dornbirn, Austria. The Forum theme was “Meeting the Challenges of the Globalized Engineering Industry”. The Forum was organized by and held at Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences, November 29 – December 1.

Aim was to contribute to the development of both the engineering industry and engineering education by addressing the future needs of these two sectors. Companies demonstrated engineering methods and processes, with a focus on both new technologies and current and future challenges in development and production systems. Universities presented the concepts, processes and results of their didactic development initiatives, and showed how these innovations help to prepare students for work in globalized engineering professions.