Scientix webinar: The importance of 21st century skills and industry 4.0 in STEM education
Type of event: webinar
Target groups: counsellors, educational authorities, industry, policy makers, researchers, teachers
Topic: applied sciences, computer science, engineering, information and communications technology, science education, software engineering, technology
Language of event: English
Register for the webinar here!
The webinar takes place in the Scientix online meeting room on 25 October 2017 at 18:00 Central European Time. After registration, you will receive an email with instructions. NB: Places are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis!
During this webinar, the current state of affairs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education and industry 4.0 in Europe is explored. 21st century skills and their importance for both STEM education and industry 4.0 are also emphasised. Participants in this webinar learn about the relationship between these two, through some real exams in STEM education. Some recommendations are given to participants in order to overcome challenges that they face during their STEM courses.
About the presenter:
Dr Sahin Idin is a STEM educator who received his PhD in science education from Hacettepe University. Additionally, he is a Scientix Ambassador for Turkey from 2016 to 2019. He has written articles, book chapters and also conducted many national and international workshops related to STEM Education. He is also Editor-in-Chief of an international journal, the Journal of STEAM Education, which investigates the subject of STEAM education and its fields. His current studies focus on integrated STEM education, 21st skills in STEM education and the relationship between STEM education and industry 4.0.