University-Industry Cooperation Conference in Londen (2018).
11 in-company and one mixed expert panels were organised to identify the key professional competences for each of the professional roles. 87 engineers and HR managers or recruiters discussed in a two hour round a table what competences an engineer should posses in order to be succesful in one of the roles.
A meta panel with 9 experts from companies of different sectors worked with the outcomes of the 12 panels. This ended up in three competency profiles for engineering graduates
The expert panels were organised in following companies:
Also a big thank you to Louis Van Hoye, Katrien Vranckx, Sander Van den Dries and Bart Vlaeyen.
Meta-panel with participants of following companies:
Finally, we would like to thank BDO, PREFER project partner, for moderating the panels