Engineering solutions are no silver bullet, but there is no sustainable future without them

Engineering solutions are no silver bullet, but there is no sustainable future without them

Source / author: 
FEANI
Publication date: 
1 February 2010
Publication type: 
News
Country: 
EU

Education has long been acknowledged as the cornerstone of Europe’s success. With the challenges ahead, it will become even more important in determining the future of Europe’s prosperity and role in the world. Competency in mathematics, science and technology (MST) is becoming more and more fundamental as strategic enabler for a sustainable, innovative and competitive Europe. Yet shortages in these disciplines are already imminent, calling for measures to substantially curbing this downward trend in enrolment in technical studies and restore the health of the European Talent Pipeline.