Academician Huang Wei Re-elected President of FEIAP (2021-2022)

Academician Huang Wei Re-elected President of FEIAP (2021 – 2022)

At the 29th General Assembly (GA) of the Federation of Engineering Institutions of Asia and the Pacific (FEIAP) held online recently, Academician Professor Huang Wei was successfully re-elected President of FEIAP, marking the beginning of his second presidential term.

President Huang Wei is an academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, and foreign academician of Russian Academy of Sciences. He is currently holding the posts of Deputy Director of the University Council and Director of the Academic Committee at Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU). He is also Chief Scientist of the Frontiers Science Center for Flexible Electronics (Institute of Flexible Electronics, IFE), NPU.  

FEIAP is the most important engineering organization in the Asia-Pacific region, and the annual GA is its supreme decision-making meeting as well as one of the most important activities of the organization. The 29th GA in 2021 is the second virtual GA in FEIAP’s history since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. Nearly a hundred representatives from 26 member economies including China, Malaysia, Singapore, Japan, Thailand, Pakistan, India, Philippines, Bangladesh, Indonesia, South Korea, Australia, Peru, and Myanmar attended the GA. Dr. Tan Yean Chin, Secretary General of FEIAP and former President of the Institute of Engineers Malaysia, presided over the assembly.    

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FEIAP-FAEO AAP Accord Signing (16 April 2021)

The Africa, Asia and the Pacific Accord (AAP Accord) an Agreement recently signed between The Federation of Engineering Institutions of Asia and the Pacific (FEIAP)  and Federation of African Engineering Organisations  (FAEO) on 16 April 2021 virtually via ZOOM platform.

The AAP Accord is the framework for the establishment of an International Standard of Engineering Education and empowers each members jurisdiction or economy of FEIAP and FAEO to establish a section of the Register for Engineering for  Graduate Engineers, Engineering Technologist and Engineering technicians.

 

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6th FEIAP Convention and 29th General Assembly 2021

The 29th General Assembly and 6th FEIAP Convention 2021 will be organized  virtually via zoom platform. This decision was made due to the travel restriction movement still being enforced in many countries.

The venue of Cebu in Philippines for this year GA will be changed to 2022 where Philippine Technological Council (PTC) will continue then as the host.

For 2021, the FEIAP Secretariat would stand in as host and will arrange all meetings from its office in Malaysia.  The meeting will be maintained in July 2021 but a new date will be fixed for the meeting possibly in mid July 2021.

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