The Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE) is pleased to offer your organization the opportunity to become an official sponsor. This annual international conference brings together education leaders in engineering, computer science and engineering technology. Sponsorship provides visibility for your company or institution and helps the planning committee create a more desirable conference environment. See more about sponsorship opportunities here.
The 44th Annual Frontiers in Education Conference is sponsored by the IEEE Education Society, the IEEE Computer Society, and the ASEE Educational Research and Methods Division.
Academic Host Institutions
Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (The National University of Distance Education)
Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) is a distance learning and research university founded in 1972 and is the only university run by the central government of Spain. UNED is headquartered in Madrid and has centers in all of the Spanish Autonomous Communities as well as in thirteen countries in Europe, the Americas, and Africa. The University awards undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, as well as non-degree qualifications such as diplomas and certificates, or continuing education units. UNED has more than 205,000 students, making it the largest student population in Spain and is one of the largest universities in Europe.
La Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (The Technical University of Madrid)
La Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) was founded in 1971 by the merging of the higher technical schools of engineering and architecture, most of which originated in the 18th and 19th centuries. According to the annual university ranking conducted by El Mundo Newspaper, UPM ranks as the number two university in Spain and as the top technical university. The majority of its engineering schools are consistently ranked as the leaders in their fields in Spain, and among the very best in Europe. UPM is attended by over 44,000 students pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, as well as those in permanent training.
Hewlett-Packard sponsors the ASEE Frederick Emmons Terman Award and the IEEE Harriet B. Rigas Award as well as the luncheon where the awards will be presented.
Edibon is a designer and manufacturer of hi-tech Technical Teaching Units for Universities, including the SCADA-NET and PID Control units using Labview. A visit to the laboratories and design facilities will be available to FIE 2014 attendees on Thursday afternoon of the conference. They will have a show room ready with a variety of trainers that can help engineering professors in their different fields of teaching and research.