National Academy of Engineering Regional Symposium

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Online Learning: Will Technology Transform Higher Education?

The Stanford School of Engineering and the National Academy of Engineering are co-hosting a panel discussion on March 5 from 4 - 6 p.m. on  the timely topic of online learning. The event is open to the public as part of the regional symposium for the National Academy of Engineering (NAE).

The panel discussion will be hosted by Bernd Girod, senior associate dean for online learning and professional development for the Stanford School of Engineering.

The event will be held in the Mackenzie Room in the Huang Engineering Center on the Stanford campus. The agenda is below.



NAE and President's Circle Members Only: A business meeting and dinner will follow from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at the Faculty Club on the Stanford campus. 

Questions:  Contact Dustyne Schulze at (650) 723-3938 or


Stanford-NAE Symposium Agenda

4:00 - 4:15 p.m. Introduction/Welcome
  Maxine Savitz
Vice President, National Academy of Engineering
  James D. Plummer
Frederick Emmons Terman Dean of the School of Engineering
John Fluke Professor of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
4:15 - 6:00 p.m.    Panel
  Bernd Girod
Senior Associate Dean for Online Learning and Professional Development
Robert L. and Audrey S. Hancock Professor of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University
  John Mitchell
Vice Provost for Online Learning
Mary and Gordon Crary Family Professor of Engineering, Stanford University
  David Patterson
Pardee Professor of Computer Science at the University of California at Berkeley
Chair, Computer Science Division, University of California at Berkeley
President, Association for Computing Machinery
  Tina Seelig
Professor of the Practice
Executive Director, Stanford Technology Ventures Program
Director, National Center for Engineering Pathways to Innovation (Epicenter)
  David Stavens
Co-founder and President, Udacity
  Mitchell Stevens
Professor of Education; Associate Professor of Sociology; Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior in the Graduate School of Business (by courtesy), Stanford University Director, Scandinavian Consortium for Organizational Research (SCANCOR)
  Jennifer Widom
Chair, Computer Science Department
Fletcher Jones Professor of Computer Science, Stanford University
  The following event is for NAE members only:
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. NAE and President's Circle Members Meeting and Dinner
at the Stanford Faculty Club

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Tuesday, March 5, 2013. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Huang Engineering Center, Mackenzie Room
Contact Info: 
Dustyne Schulze

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