World Engineering Forum – WEF2017 & WFEO General Assembly

World Engineering Forum - WEF 2017 & WFEO General Assembly

26 November – 2 December 2017, Roma, Italy


Safeguarding the heritage of mankind: a great challenge for engineers

From 26 November to 2 December 2017, in Rome, the National Council of Italian Engineers (CNI) will host the WFEO General Assembly meetings and the World Engineering Forum (WEF2017).

WEF2017 is an international event that will aim to analyze recent developments in different engineering sectors and the best practices of the most relevant mainstream technological applications linked to the general topic: “Safeguarding the heritage of mankind: a great challenge for engineers”.

The Forum will be focused on the engineering support offered to the social and economic development, with special reference to the decisive role of engineering in sustainable development and technological innovation.

During the WEF2017, innovative developments, technological applications and the best engineering practices related to the general topic of the forum, will be explored and analyzed.

Public speakers of high-level, national and international organizations, academic world, businesses and professionals will meet and confront each other.

Exhibition spaces and high-level conferences will take place all together to discuss and share innovative ideas, solutions and practices from all over the world.

The main themes will be:

  • Preserving the environment in a sustainable perspective

  • Engineering for climate change

  • Engineering for safeguarding humankind’s heritage (vs. natural disaster, wars, terrorist acts and others)

  • Information security for humankind’s heritage

  • New technologies to safeguard humankind’s heritage

  • New perspectives on safeguarding humankind’s heritage (focus on young engineers and women engineers)



WFEO General Assembly Meetings Programme (one page)


WEF2017 General Programme


WEF2017 Oral Sessions


WFEO and WEF2017 Programme



WEF 2017 opening Ceremony



All WFEO participants are warmly invited to attend the WEF Opening Ceremony that will take place Monday 27 at 4 pm (see venue by clicking here)


For More Information

  WEF2017 Website

  WFEO Executive Council Members Registration Guide

  WFEO Members Registration Guide



The WEF2017 & WFEO General Assembly and Executive Council will be held at: Sheraton Roma Hotel & Conference Centre.

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The Opening Ceremony of the Forum will be held at: Palazzo Dei Gruppi Parlamentari, Via di Campo Marzio, 78.

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