The inaugural session of “Contigo+” Programme will take place on 17th November, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., in IST Congress Centre.
This initiative is organised by the Pedagogical Council and aims to improve the teaching skills of all IST professors and researchers through analysis and reflection on the current best STEM teaching practices. The key topics will be the relationship between professors and students that promotes a better learning environment, as well as new forms of teaching approaches in the classroom. A debate on diversity as a success factor in the university environment will also be promoted.
The inaugural session will also include the following two lectures:
“Some reflections on STEM Higher Education”
Prof. Francesc Torres. Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (2017-2021) Department of Signal Theory and Communications. Barcelona School of Telecommunications Engineering, UPC, Spain.
“Ten years of experience of Project-Based and Challenge-Based courses in ICT Engineering at UPC according to the CDIO standards”
Prof. Ramon Bragos. Expert on engineering education. Department of Electronic Engineering, Barcelona School of Telecommunications Engineering, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Spain.