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363rd Engineering CPD Seminar

Sunday, February 2th @ 18:2 PM - 4: 00 PM

Date and time: February 2024, 2 (Sunday) 18:14-00:16 (social gathering afterwards until 00:16)
Participation fee: Free (JSPE members), 2000 yen (non-members)
CPD: 2 hrs
Venue: Koto Ward Toyosu Cultural Center Training Room 1 + Web distribution
Application deadline: Tuesday, October 2024, 2, noon

Title: Common guidelines for global engineering ethics that take into account cultural differences
Lecturer: Mr. Kenichi Natsume, Professor, Basic Education Course, Department of Basic Education, Kanazawa Institute of Technology
Abstract: Obtaining a PE qualification in Japan should be expected to lead to global business expansion. Such global work requires addressing ethical issues arising from cultural differences, both as a practical matter and, of course, as a requirement for PE. In such cases, it is important to respond flexibly to the situation, but an understanding of general guidelines is also required. In this lecture, mainly based on Engineering Ethics: Concepts and Cases 6th edition (2018) by Charles E. Harris, Jr. et al., we will discuss basic ideas for thinking about global issues in engineering ethics, especially Explain common guidelines for ethical issues arising from cultural differences. Furthermore, I would like to refer to the results of a global value survey conducted by Geert Hofstede and others to deepen my understanding of global engineering ethics that takes into account cultural differences.


■ About preparations up to the day

ZOOM's web conferencing system is used to deliver lectures.The URL to be used on the day will be notified to the applicant about 2 days before the seminar.Please set in advance so that it can be used on your device (Zoom test site).

In rare cases, due to a problem with the website, the procedure will not be recorded even though you have completed the application procedure.If you do not receive the course procedure the day before the seminar, please contact the Education Subcommittee education.2007 ● jspe.org (please change ● to @).

JSPE members can join this seminar free of charge. The PAY NOW WITH PAYPAL button appearing after submitting an application form is for non-members only.

The seminar is delivered through ZOOM. An attendance guide including the URL of the seminar is going to be sent to applicants a few days before the seminar. It's recommended to set your device in advance by accessing https: // zoom. us / test so you can attend the seminar on time.

Your applications are infrequently not recorded on our website due to a bug. If the attendance guide is not delivered to your email by the day before the seminar, please report to education.2007●jspe.org. (Substitute @ with ●.)


■Regarding the payment of the participation fee (non-members only)

Participation fee can be paid by credit card with Paypal or by bank transfer. If you would like to pay with Paypal, please click the "PAY NOW WITH PAY PAL" button that appears after submitting the application form from the "Application for Participation" tab above to proceed to the procedure page and pay.

If you wish to pay by bank transfer, please write "Transfer (planned) date XX month △ day" in the contact information field of the application form and transfer to the following account.

In case of bank transfer, transfer destination:
Japan Post Bank transfer account 00190-6-449293
Japan Professional Engineers Association
(Japanese Professional Engineer Kyokai)

Please note that you may need to enter the following store number and account number when using Internet banking from another bank.
Japan Post Bank (9900)
Store number 019
For the time being 0449293


November 2th (Sunday)
2: 00 PM - 4: 00 PM
Event category:


JSPE Education Subcommittee


Koto Ward Toyosu Cultural Center
2-2-18 Toyosu, Koto-ku, Tokyo Tokyo 1350061 Japan

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