2020

The Irish Academy of Engineering Joins CAETS

The CAETS Council elected the Irish Academy of Engineering (IAE) into membership during its annual meeting on 15 October 2020. Tuula Teeri, President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences and Past-President of CAETS said “a warm welcome to our newest member, we are looking forward to an inspiring collaboration with you within our network!” IAE joins 30 other academies of engineering distributed across six continents.

CAETS 2020: Engineering a Better World – Smart Society
International Council of Academies of Engineering and Technological Sciences 2020 Symposium

CAETS 2020 annual meetings were hosted by the National Academy of Engineering of Korea from 12-15 October 2020. The technical symposium focused on opportunities and challenges of the Smart Society. Program sessions included Smart Energy Network, Hyper-connected Life, Education for Smart Society, and Climate Change Issues & Challenges in Urban Environment. Additional information about the agenda, as well as links to recorded sessions can be found here.

Recently Published: 2018 CAETS Energy Committee Report

This report juxtaposes the contributing academies’ views on an all-electric society comparing the countries’ approaches to generate, distribute and store electricity.

2019

CAETS Elects New Members

During the 2019 Annual Council Meeting on June 27, CAETS elected three new members: New Zealand’s Royal Society Te Aparangi, the Nigerian Academy of Engineering, and the Academy of Engineering Sciences of Serbia. CAETS membership now spans 30 countries distributed across six continents of the world.

CAETS 2019: Engineering a better world – the next 100 years

The 2019 CAETS Statement on Engineering a Better World can be found here.

The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA) hosted the CAETS annual meetings and technical conference in Stockholm, Sweden from June 24th through the 28th.  Personal reflections by Tuula Teeri, IVA’s President, as well as a summary of conference highlights are available here.

CAETS 2019 Technical Conference in the historic Norra Latin Conference Center