Web series is intended to initiate a dialogue in the various engineering and technical fields for general awareness and education purposes. This is an avenue for engineering practitioners to share their knowledge and experience that can facilitate professional development of the participants. Professional Development Hours (PDH) can be provided to the attendees who follow the due process. The two-hour (2 PDH) monthly session encompasses technical talks followed by questions and answers. This is open to the public. However, the content and format of the session can vary month to month to accommodate the topics and resource availability.
General topics and tentative schedule for the web presentations are listed below:
1. Saturday, January 22, 2022, From 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Eastern Standard Time
Title: Emerging trends of the circular economy enabled by resource recovery from wastewater by Pusker Regmi, Ph.D., P.E.
2. Friday, February 25, 2022, from 10:15 pm to 11:45 pm (Eastern Standard Time) (Saturday, February 26, 2022, from 9:00 am to 10:30 am (Nepal Time)
Title: Transportation System in Nepal: Issues, Challenges, and Opportunities. The program is organized in coordination with Society of Transportation Engineers Nepal (SOTEN). Speakers are Dr. Partha Mani Parajuli (An expert in highway, transportation, and traffic engineering), Er. Tulasi Sitaula (Former Secretary for the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport (MoPIT), Dr. Padam B. Shahi (President of SOTEN), Er. Keshab Sharma (Former Director General for the Department of Roads. The program will be moderated by Dr. Shyam Sharma (Senior Traffic Engineering Manager in Oregon Department of Transportation, Oregon, USA).
3. March xx, 2022, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Eastern Standard Time (TBD)
4. Saturday, April 23, 2022, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Eastern Standard Time
Title: Preparing NCEES Exam for Professional Engineer (PE) License by Dr. Sukh Gurung, D.Eng, P.E.
Please plan to join us for the monthly webinar on Saturday April 23, 2022 10 AM EST. The title of this session is “Computer Based NCEES Exam Preparation for PE License”. We have a renowned instructor from New York; Dr. Sukh Gurung, a PE who will share his experience and provide some insights on PE preparation, including but not limited to the following:
1. General Exam Expectation
2. P&P to CBT Transition
3. Best Practices for Exam Preparation
4. Exam Resources and References
5. Questions – Discussions
Attendees can earn upto 2 PDH when they join via Zoom. Feel free to forward this email to anyone interested.
Meeting ID: 251 231 7040
Sunday, October 11, 2020
Discussion in Hydropower in Nepal: Achieving Sustainable Development Goals by 2030