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Conference History
International Conference on Education

ICEDU 2015

The 1st Annual International Conference on Education 2015 was held from the 09th – 10th April, 2015 in Beijing, China. The Conference successfully concluded with over 75 participants from more than 30 countries that consisted of 61 oral presentations, 06 poster presentations and 03 virtual presentations. 1st World Conference on Media and Mass Communication 2015 with more than 30 participants was held as a concurrent conference though it was a great opportunity for the participants to participate in both conferences.

The objective of this conference was to create a premier forum for the local and international researchers, scholars and academicians to share their research results in the fields of Education and we strongly believe that we successfully achieve the objective of the Conference.

The conference was chaired by Prof. Gary E. Swanson and the keynote forum witnessed the speeches from Prof. Gary E. Swanson, Prof. Ginny Huang, prof. Thomas G. Endres, Prof. James A. Keaten, and Dr. Kay Norton.

The Conference schedule was directed under 3 key areas as stated below,

  1. Innovation in Education vs. Traditional Methods of Instruction.
  2. International Student Recruitment; International Partnerships, Exchange and Support.
  3. Collaboration between Industry and Universities, and the Global Workforce of Tomorrow.

  In addition to the above key areas the presentations were accommodated under broader topics as follows;
  • Primary and Secondary Education
  • Further or Continuing Education
  • Adult Education
  • Higher Education
  • Distance Learning
  • Inter-cultural Communication
  • IT Instructional Technology
  • International Education
  • International Recruitment Agencies/Institutions
  • Multinational Employers
  • Student Affairs

ICEDU 2016

The 2nd Annual International Conference on Education 2016 was held from the 21st – 22nd April, 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand witnessing a participation of more than 120 participants from over 40 countries across the globe. The participation of researchers, academicians, education experts and professionals in the field of education created a platform for ideas and innovations to contribute to the world at large.

The Conference mainly focused on the approaches and dimensions that the society has and have to adapt to accommodate changes arising due to the advancement in Information Technology in the field of education. The Conference was chaired by Prof. Eugene P. Sheehan Dean, Professor of Psychological Sciences College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO USA. The keynote forum consisted of speeches from Prof. Eugene P. Sheehan, Dr. Tamara Yakaboski from the University of Northern Colorado and Prof. David Kember from the University of Tasmania.

The Conference was directed under the below key areas;

  1. General Education in a Multicultural Society.
  2. Curriculum Design, Innovation, and Enhanced Learning.
  3. The New Role in Higher Education: Constructing and Circulating Knowledge.
  4. Technological Issues in Education: Digital Inclusion and Exclusion.

  In addition to the above key areas the presentations were accommodated under broader topics as follows;
  • Legal Issues and Ethics
  • Administration
  • Government
  • Language Learning and Acquisition (ESL/TESL/TEFL)
  • Applied Linguistics
  • Curriculum Research and Development
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development
  • Educational Policy and Administration
  • Educational Vision and Leadership
  • Educational Management
  • The Economics of Education