Escaping Barbie’s Dream World: Bringing Responsible Engineering into the Real World

General description

Do you see the future world through pink heart shaped glasses? Are you passionate about shaping the future of education in Europe? Do you believe in the power of responsible KENgineering and the role it plays in fostering sustainable development? If so, we have an incredible opportunity for you this summer in Vienna!

Introducing the BEST Symposium on Education, a place where you can build your dream world! Join us this July to engage with like-minded students and professionals who are dedicated to revolutionizing education across Europe.

In an era of rapid technological advancement, it is crucial that engineers accept responsibility in their practice. From ethical considerations in AI and robotics to the broader implications of digital humanism, this event will explore the multifaceted landscape of responsible engineering. The outcomes of this event will be shared in some of Europe’s largest conferences like SEFI AC, WEEF, ICL.

But it's not all work and no play! Vienna, known for its rich history and cultural heritage, awaits you. Explore historic landmarks, savour traditional Austrian cuisine, and forge friendships during social activities and a weekend trip that will last a lifetime.

Don't miss this chance to be part of the movement towards a more responsible and sustainable future in education. Apply now and join us in Vienna for an unforgettable experience!


Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
We will select participants based on their motivational letters and their answers to the application questions. Interest and creativity around the topic are important factors.

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

Hostel and a weekend trip accommodation in a scout house
3 meals per day, including one hot
Public transport (provided at no extra cost) and on foot