Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, EESD2020 has now become EESD2021 and will take place between June 13-16, 2021

EESD2020 papers which have been accepted and reviewed will remain scheduled for presentation, while there will be a supplementary call later this year.

Moreover, we are hosting EESD2021 Prenotes:  A series of free online interactive webinars building up to EESD2021 Conference in Cork, with the first Webinar taking place on 9 June 2020 (see important dates).

Engineering Education for Sustainable Development (EESD2020/21) is the 10th iteration of a biennial international conference which attracts engineering educators and academics from all over the world with an interest in embedding sustainability in the curriculum.

University College Cork will host the conference in June 2021, the first time in Ireland, on the theme ‘Building Flourishing Communities’.

Papers are invited under all aspects of Engineering Education for Sustainable Development, including (but not limited to):

  • ‘Building Flourishing Communities’

  • EESD and Contemporary Challenges

  • Curriculum Developments

  • Novel and Emerging Pedagogical Approaches

  • Transdisciplinary Approaches

  • Sustainability Competencies

  • Non-discipline specific sustainability knowledge & competences in engineering education

  • Engineering Ethics

  • Global Dimension in Engineering Education

  • Innovation, Creativity & EESD

  • Teaching Holistic Engineering

  • Accreditation Trends and Imperatives

  • Technology and Teaching EESD

  • Gender and EESD

  • Teaching Green Technologies

  • EESD; Industry Imperatives/Implications

  • Teaching Uncertainty, Context and Complexity to Engineers

  • Design/Planning/Architecture/Engineering Education for Sustainability

  • Eng. Education; Incorporating Societal, Economic & Political Dimensions

EESD Developments
  • Submit your articles

    Formal abstract submission will open from 17 September 2019 - 3 December 2020.

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  • About UCC

    University College Cork is located a ten-minute walk or short cycle from the heart of Cork City, and the University Campus enjoys all the facilities of a modern campus while retains the charm of its 170 years old heritage.

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  • Registration

    We are looking forward to seeing you at the EESD2020/21

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