American Society for Engineering Education

Northeast Section Conference
April 19-20, 2024

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Modern Engineering Education for the 21st Century

Fairfield University’s School of Engineering and Computing is pleased to host the Spring 2024 American Society for Engineering Education Northeast Section Conference (ASEE-NE). The ASEE-NE Conference provides a platform for engineering educators and professionals to share important topics in engineering education and cutting-edge research in preparing engineers to excel, as well as network.


"Designing a Sustainable Future"

Julie Zimmerman, PhD, Vice Provost for Planetary Solutions and Professor of Green Engineering, Yale University

Plenary Talk

"ASEE Plenary Talk"

Grant Crawford, PE, PhD, FASEE, President-Elect, American Society for Engineering Education; Colonel (retired), US Army; Professor at Quinnipiac University

We welcome papers (published in proceedings upon presentation), extended abstracts (presentation only) and student posters on all topics in engineering and engineering education, including, but not limited to:

  • Professional Development for Excellence and Readiness in Career
  • Capstone to career, Industry partnership
  • Community Engaged Learning, K-12 Partnerships
  • AI in Education
  • Collaborative Learning, Teaching Modalities
  • Sustainability in engineering
  • Ethics in engineering
  • First Year Experience
  • Strengthening Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Innovative Practices
  • Impactful Assessment
  • Data Analytics in Engineering

Registration & Submisson


*Early Bird Registration ends on March 19, 2024 (one month prior to the event).

Faculty Registration

Early*: $200 | Regular: $250

Register as Faculty

Student Registration

Early*: $25 | Regular: $50

Register as Student

Additional Guests

Banquet/Dinner | $50

Register Additional Guest(s)

Submission Information and Deadlines


Submissions Open | Jan 19
Deadline | Feb 16
Decision | Feb 25

Full-Paper Drafts

Submission Upload | March 5
Decision | March 18
Final Upload | March 26

Abstract Guidelines

The abstract should contain details on the topic of discussion, methodologies, any existing preliminary results (if applicable), or expected outcomes to allow reviewers to make an informed decision. Additionally:

  • Abstracts should be 250-500 words.
  • Abstracts are to be uploaded via the submission link.
  • The abstract must include the title of the research.
  • No author or affiliation information is to be included on any abstracts.
  • Student Poster abstracts do not require a full paper.
Submit Abstracts


Friday, April 19, 2024

*Schedule is subject to change.

Time Event
1 – 5 p.m. Registration and Help Desk
4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Presentations (Session I)
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. ASEE Business meeting
5:30 p.m. Campus Tour
6:30 p.m. Welcome Social/Meet and Greet

Saturday, April 20, 2024

*Schedule is subject to change.

Time Event
8 – 11 a.m. Registration and Help Desk
9 – 11 a.m. Presentations (Session II)
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Posters (Session III)
12 – 2 p.m. Lunch and Keynote Presentation
2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Poster (Session IV)
5:30 – 7 p.m. Plenary Talk (ASEE Leader) and Closing Banquet

Hotel Accomodations

The accomodating hotels for this event are:

Hilton Garden Inn Norwalk

560 Main Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06851

Book your stay today and take advantage of the $139/night rate.

Book Your Stay at the Hilton Garden Inn Norwalk

Trumbull Marriott Shelton

180 Hawley Lane, Trumbull, CT 06611

Book your stay today and take advantage of the rates, starting with $149/night.

Book Your Stay at the Trumbull Marriott Shelton

Hosted by

Fairfield University | School of Engineering & Computing

Conference Chair

  • Uma Balaji, PhD (

Scientific Committee

  • Susan Freudzon, PhD
  • Isaac Macwan, PhD
  • Xiaoli (Lucy) Yang, PhD (Chair)

Organizing Committee

  • Amy Baratta
  • Andres Leonardo Carrano, PhD
  • Sara Colabella, MA
  • Jessica Guarneri, MS
  • Sandra Miller