Council of Engineering Systems Universities

CESUN 2023 Wrap-up

November 7, 2023 | Evanston, Illinois, USA | Northwestern University

The 9th International Engineering Systems Symposium (CESUN 2023) was hosted by Northwestern University.

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CESUN 2023 Call for Papers

November 6-7, 2023 | Evanston, Illinois, USA | Northwestern University

Northwestern University will host the 9th International Engineering Systems Symposium (CESUN 2023) November 6-7, 2023 in Evanston, Illinois.

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Annual Meeting and Public Panel Sessions

October 13-14, 2022 | Washington, D.C. | George Washington University

CESUN will hold its annual business meeting at the George Washington University on October 13-14, 2022. The main meeting is by invite only and limited to institutional representatives. Concurrent with the business meeting, we will host two public panels.

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Eighth International Engineering Systems Symposium (CESUN 2021)

October 10-12, 2021 | Charlottesville, VA

The University of Virginia, Virginia State University, and the Commonwealth Center for Advanced Logistics Systems (CCALS) will host the Eighth International Engineering Systems Symposium (CESUN 2021) October 10-12, 2021 in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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CESUN 2020 Engineering Systems Symposium

June 9 – 11, 2020 | Purdue University | West Lafayette, IN

Perspectives on Engineering Systems – Seeking Convergence Advancing research and education to make societal impacts

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November 15-16 | Boston | IEEE

IEEE International Symposium on Technology and Society (IEEE ISTAS) is the flagship conference of the IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology.

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CESUN 2019 Annual Meeting

May 1-2, 2019 | Boston/Cambridge | Northeastern/MIT

The Council of Engineering Systems Universities (CESUN) was established in 2004 by universities offering educational and research programs in engineering systems. CESUN membership includes more than 50 universities in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. The Council provides a mechanism for the member universities to work together developing engineering systems as a new field of study. An overall objective of the Council is to broaden engineering education and practice.

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Innovation, Deep Uncertainty, and Strategic Foresight

Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 1:00-2:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time | Webinar | PSU

This panel will explore how deep uncertainty influences business, government policy, and societal decision-making about innovations. The discussion will focus on how strategic foresight can translate into actionable insights about risks and opportunities, especially for breakthrough innovators.

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Shaping the Future of the Human-Technology Systems Frontier

May 15-17, 2018 | Washington, D.C.

A Workshop in Strategic Foresight, Deep Uncertainty, and Leadership

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CESUN 2018: Call For Papers

Abstract Submission Deadline: November 22, 2017

The CESUN 2018 conference is accepting abstracts for both poster sessions and full papers to be reviewed prior to the conference. CESUN 2018 seeks to bring together researchers from multiple domain and methodological backgrounds who share a common interest in tackling complex socio-technical systems problems. We welcome submissions on any traditional CESUN topic, but particularly encourage work that speaks to the conference themes below.

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