Officers

IACEE is governed by its Council and, between annual Council meetings, its Executive Committee. The 21-member Council consists of the representatives of the four classes of Institutional membership, representatives of the Individual Members, the President, the Past President, the General Chair of the next World Conference, and the non-voting Secretary General. The administrative home for IACEE is in the Professional Education operation at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

IACEE COUNCIL ROSTER 2018-2020

The IACEE Council for 2018-20 was accepted by acclamation on 24 May, 2018 at the 16th World Conference in Monterrey, Mexico. The Council Member listing below is in alphabetical order. An asterisk (*) next to a name indicates a Member of the IACEE Executive Committee, which consists of eight members.

*Dr. Nelson C. Baker
IACEE Secretary General
Dean, Professional Education
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
nelson.baker@pe.gatech.edu
n.baker@iacee.org 
 
*Ragna Ann Berge
General Conference Chair, 17th World Conference - IACEE 2020
Head of Section, Center for Continuing and Professional Development
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Trondheim, Norway
ragna-ann.berge@ntnu.no
 
Edward G. Borbely
Senior Advisor, Trilogy Education Services
Consultant, Professional Education
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
edborbely@gmail.com
 
*Rita Burrell
IACEE Vice President, Member Engagement and Communications
Executive Director, Engineering Professional Education
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
burrelr@purdue.edu
 
*Dr. Soma Chakrabarti
IACEE President
Principal Consultant, TechArtLabs
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
schakrabarti@techartlabs.com

Wang Cheng
Chief Operating Officer
China Chuanglian Education Group Ltd.
Beijing, P.R.China 
wangcheng@chinanet.gov.cn
 
Dr. Yakut Gazi
Associate Dean, Learning Systems, Professional Education
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
yakut.gazi@pe.gatech.edu
 
Marc Goossens
Executive Director, European Society for Engineers & Industrialists
Brussels, Belgium
marc-goossens@skynet.be
 
Dr. Aniko Kalman
Associate Professor in Adult Education and Lifelong Learning, Institute of Applied Pedagogy and Psychology
Budapest University of Technology and Economics
Budapest, Hungary
drkalmananiko@gmail.com
 
*Errol la Grange
IACEE Vice President, Global Initiatives
Chief Executive Officer, CPDLive
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
errol@cpdlive.com
  
*Paul Marca
IACEE First Vice President and Vice President, Strategic Partnerships
Executive Director, Stanford Center for Professional Development
Stanford University
Stanford, California, USA
pmarca@stanford.edu
 
Patricio Montesinos Sanchis
Director, Centro Formación Permanente
Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
Valencia, Spain
pmontesi@cfp.upv.es 
 
Bente Norgaard
Assistant Professor
Aalborg Centre for Problem-Based Learning in Engineering, Science & Sustainability (UNESCO Center)
Aalborg University
Aalborg, Denmark
bente@plan.aau.dk
 
Clara Piloto
Director, Global Programs, MIT Professional Education
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Chambridge, Massachussets, USA
piloto@mit.edu

Dr. Douglas Reindl
Chair, Engineering Professional Development
Professor, 
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
dreindl@wisc.edu

*Kim A. Scalzo
IACEE Past President
Executive Director, Open SUNY
The State University of New York
Albany, New York, USA
kim.scalzo@suny.edu
 
Katriina Schrey-Niemenmaa
Academic Engineers and Architects in Finland-TEK
Senior Lecturer, Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
Helsinki, Finland
katriina.schrey@metropolia.fi

Dr. Varaz Shahmiriani
Department Director, Engineering & Tech Management
UCLA Extension
Los Angeles, California, USA
vshahmirian@unex.ucla.edu

Ellen Sjoer
Professor Sustainable Talent Development
at The Hague University of Applied Sciences (De Haagse Hogeschool)
Delft University of Technology (TU Delft)
e.sjoer@tudelft.nl 
e.sjoer@hhs.nl
 
Dr. Alfredo V. Soeiro
Professor of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering DEC – FEUP
University of Porto
Porto, Portugal
avsoerio@fe.up.pt 

*Ms. Wu Xiujun
IACEE Vice President, Products and Services
Executive Director, China Association for Continuing Engineering Education
Deputy Director-General, China Training Center for Senior Civil Servants,
Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, P.R.China
Beijing, China
wuxiujun@cacee.org.cn

 
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IACEE COUNCIL ROSTER 2016-2018

The IACEE Council for 2016-18 was elected on May 19, 2016 at the 15th World Conference in Porto, Portugal. The Council Member listing below is in alphabetical order. An asterisk (*) next to a name indicates a Member of the IACEE Executive Committee, which consists of eight members.   

*Dr. Nelson C. Baker
IACEE Secretary General
*Ragna Ann Berge
IACEE Vice President, Member Engagement and Communication 
*Dr. Soma Chakrabarti
IACEE President 
*Errol la Grange
IACEE Vice President, Global Initiatives 
*Paul Marca
IACEE First Vice President and Vice President, Strategic Partnerships
*Kim A. Scalzo
IACEE Past President
*Ms. Wu Xiujun
IACEE Vice President, Products

Edward G. Borbely 
Rita Burrell
Dr. Yakut Gazi
Marc Goossens
*Ricardo Gutierrez Mercado 
Dr. Aniko Kalman 
Diane Landsiedel
Patricio Montesinos Sanchis
Bente Norgaard
Clara Piloto
Katriina Schrey-Niemenmaa
Ellen Sjoer
Dr. Alfredo V. Soeiro
Mr. Song Xu

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IACEE COUNCIL ROSTER 2014-2016

The IACEE Council for 2014-16 was elected on 26 June at the 14th World Conference.
The Council Member Listing is in alphabetical order.
Asterisks (*) Indicate Eight Members of the IACEE Executive Committee.
  
Dr. Nelson C. Baker
*Past President and Secretary General
Dean, Georgia Tech Professional Education
nelson.baker@pe.gatech.edu
n.baker@iacee.org
 
Ragna Ann Berge
Head of Section Center for Continuing and Professional Development
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
ragna-ann.berge@ntnu.no
 
Edward G. Borbely
Director, Integrative Systems and Design
College of Engineering
University of Michigan
borbely@umich.edu
 
Susan M. Bray
Executive Director
Keys2Culture
suebray@mindspring.com
 
Dr. Thomas J. Brumm
Professor-in-Charge, Engineering Online Learning
tbrumm@iastate.edu
 
Dr. Soma Chakrabarti
*Vice President, Member Services: Engagement & Communication and First Vice President
Director, Continuing Studies
Professional and Continuing Studies
schakrab@udel.edu
 
Feng Aihua
Vice President, Talent Development Institute
Baosteel Group Corporation
fah@baosteel.com
 
Marc Goossens
European Society for Engineers & Industrialists
marc-goossens@skynet.be
 
Ricardo Gutierrez Mercado
*Vice President, Products
Development Director
ricardo.gtz@itesm.mx
 
Patricia E. Hall
Associate Dean
Continuing Engineering & Science Education
The University of Tulsa
patricia-hall@utulsa.edu
 
Daniel S. Kuenzle
Director, Centre for Continuing Education
ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)
kuenzle@zfw.ethz.ch
 
Paul Marca
*Vice President, Quality Assurance & Operational Excellence
Executive Director
Stanford Center for Professional Development
Stanford University
pmarca@stanford.edu
 
Kristi Miettinen
Head of unit, Helsinki
kilu1112@gmail.com
 
Patricio Montesinos
Head of unit, Centro Formacion Permanente
Valencia University of Technology
pmontesi@cfp.upv.es
 
Bente Norgaard
Assistant professor
Aalborg Centre for Problem-Based Learning in Engrg Science & Sutainability
Aaslborg University
bente@plan.aau.dk
 
Kim A. Scalzo
*President
Executive Director, Open SUNY
The State University of New York
kim.scalzo@suny.edu
 
Katriina Schrey-Niemenmaa
Senior Lecturer, Chair of Educ. Bdoard of TEK
Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
katriina.schrey@metropolia.fi
 
Ellen Sjoer
Delft University of Technology
e.sjoer@tudelft.nl, e.sjoer@hhs.nl
 
*Dr. Alfredo A. V. Soeiro – 15th WCCEE Chair
Professor of Civil Engineering
University of Porto, Faculty of Engineering
DEC – FEUP
avsoerio@fe.up.pt
 
Zhang Guoqing
*Vice President, Advancement of Continuing Engineering Education
Vice President
China Assoc. for Continuing Engineering Education
zhangguoqing@cacee.org.cn
 
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IACEE PRESIDENTS
1989 to present 
 
1. 1989-1995 John P. Klus University of Wisconsin - Madison USA
2. 1995-1998 Javier Jimenez Espriu UNAM Mexico
3. 1998-2001 Frank E. Burris University of California, Los Angeles USA
4. 2001-2004 Alfredo Soeiro University of Porto Portugal
5. 2004-2008 Mervyn E. Jones Imperial College London UK
6. 2008-2009 Flemming K. Fink Aarhus University Denmark
7. 2009-2014 Nelson C. Baker Georgia Institute of Technology USA
8. 2014-2016 Kim Scalzo State University of New York USA
9. 2016-2020 Soma Chakrabarti University of Delaware; University of Wisconsin-Madison; TechArtlabs USA