WEEF-GEDC 2018 CONFERENCE ORGANIZERS

CONFERENCE CO-CHAIRS

Michael E. Auer, PhD
(IFEES President 2016 – 2018)
Vice Rector,
Proffesor of Electrical Engineering and Senior Researcher 
Carinthia University of Applied Scienses, Austria

Christos Christodoulou, PhD
(WEEF-GEDC 2018 Host)
Jim and Ellen King Dean of Engineering and Computing,
Distinguished Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of New Mexico, USA

Natacha DePaola, PhD
(GEDC Chair 2017-2019)
Carol and Ed Kaplan Armour Dean of Engineering
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Illinois Institute of Technology, USA

Ramiro Jordan, PhD
(WEEF-GEDC 2018 General Chair & IFEES President-Elect)
Associate Dean of Engineering for International Programs,
Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of New Mexico, USA

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

  • Kamil Agi, PhD, SensorComm Technologies, Inc., USA
  • Michael E. Auer, PhD, Carinthia University of Applied Sciences, Austria
  • Christos Christodoulou, PhD, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Uriel Cukieman, PhD, Universidad Tecnológica Nacional, Argentina
  • Natacha DePaola, PhD, Illinois Institute of Technology, USA
  • Hans-Jürgen Hoyer, PhD, George Mason University, USA
  • Ramiro Jordan, PhD, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Peter Kilpatrick, PhD, University of Notre Dame, USA
  • Edl Schamiloglu, PhD, University of New Mexico, USA

 

PROJECT LEADERSHIP TEAM

  • Kamil Agi, PhD, SensorComm Technologies, Inc., USA
  • Ramiro Jordan, PhD, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Laura Kesselman, CMM, (Event Manager), Kesselman-Jones, Inc., USA
  • Donna Koechner, eNova Solutions, USA
  • Elsie Maio, Humanity, Inc/SoulBranding℠ Institute, USA

 

GLOBAL STUDENT FORUM

  • Camila Garcia, (International Chair), Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Argentina
  • Allison Loughner, (International Co-Chair), Purdue University, USA
  • Christian Walker Page,  (Local Co-Chair), University of New Mexico, USA
  • Francisco Viramontes, (Local Co-Chair), University of New Mexico, USA
  • Daniel Acosta – ASCE, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Tybur Casuse – EWB, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Lorenza Friedrich, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Stacie Hernandez – HESO, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Emily Hopkins – SWE, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Sal Lambert – ASME, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Victoria Ramirez – AIAA, University of Notre Dame, USA
  • Michael Stager – AIChE, University of New Mexico, USA

 

PROGRAM

  • Kamil Agi, PhD, SensorComm Technologies, Inc., USA
  • Natacha DePaola, PhD, Illinois Institute of Technology, USA
  • Hans-Jürgen Hoyer, PhD, George Mason University, USA
  • Ramiro Jordan, PhD, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Donna Koechner, eNova Solutions, USA
  • Elsie Maio, Humanity, Inc/SoulBranding℠ Institute, USA
  • Indira Nair, PhD, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

 

WORKSHOPS

  • Kamil Agi, PhD, (Co-Chair), SensorComm Technologies, Inc., USA
  • Ramiro Jordan, PhD, (Co-Chair), University of New Mexico, USA
  • Indira Nair, PhD, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

 

TECHNICAL REVIEW COMMITTEE

  • Kamil Agi, PhD, (T1 Lead), SensorComm Technologies, Inc., USA
  • Michael E. Auer, PhD, (T3 Co-Lead), Carinthia University of Applied Sciences, Austria
  • Ramiro Jordan, PhD, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Indira Nair, PhD, (Chair & T3 Lead), Carnegie Mellon University, USA
  • Jason Neely, PhD, (T2 Lead), Sandia National Laboratories, USA
  • Hy Tran, PhD, (T4 & T5 Lead), Sandia National Laboratories, USA

 

PUBLICATIONS CHAIR

  • Jason Neely, PhD, Sandia National Laboratories, USA

 

SPONSORSHIP

  • Kamil Agi, PhD, SensorComm Technologies, Inc., USA
  • Christos Christodoulou, PhD, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Hans-Jürgen Hoyer, PhD, George Mason University, USA
  • Ramiro Jordan, PhD, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Edl Schamiloglu, PhD, University of New Mexico, USA

 

GLOBAL CAREER FAIR

  • Elsa Maria Castillo, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Jenna Crabb, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Nada Abdel Hack, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Keith Hitz, University of New Mexico, USA

 

MARKETING, WEBSITE & SOCIAL MEDIA

  • Kimberly Delker, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Anna Grineva, (IFEES International Programs Assistant), IFEES
  • Kayla Hellal, (IFEES International Communications & Web Manager), IFEES
  • Hans-Jürgen Hoyer PhD, George Mason University, USA
  • Jose Trejo, (Webmaster), University of New Mexico, USA

 

VOLUNTEER COORDINATION

  • Elsa Maria Castillo, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Nada Abdel Hack, University of New Mexico, USA