Success story of International Conference on Education- 2018

ICEDU 2018

The 4th International Conference on Education 2018

The Success Story of ICEDU 2018


The 4th International Conference on Education 2018 was organized by The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM), Sri Lanka together with collaborations of the University of Northern Colorado, United States as the Hosting Partner and Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania as the academic partner of the conference.

Inauguration Ceremony 


The conference was held on 5th – 7th April 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. ICEDU 2018 was organized under the theme Education: Sharing Knowledge, Building Dreams and was chaired by Prof. Eugene P. Sheehan, Dean and Professor of Psychological Sciences College of Education and Behavioral Sciences University of Northern Colorado, USA.

The opening remarks of ICEDU 2018 were made by Prof. Eugene P. Sheehan (Conference Chair) together with Mr. Isanka P. Gamage (Managing Director, The International Institute of Knowledge Management). The website of ICEDU 2019 was launched at the inauguration ceremony.

Keynote Forum


Key note forum was the one of the most significant moments during the conference and it was enlightened by the key note speech on “Human Capital and Innovations in Education” by Dr. Alexander Sidorkin, Dean at California State University, USA. The second keynote speech was delivered by Associate. Prof. Montree Yamkasikorn, Teacher Professional Development Institute (TPDI), Ministry of Education, Thailand.

Dr. Alexander Sidorkin

Topic: ” Human Capital and Innovations in Education “
Dean at California State University
USA

Associate. Prof. Montree Yamkasikorn
Teacher Professional Development Institute (TPDI)
Ministry of Education
Thailand

Conference Chair

Eugene-P.-Sheehan

Prof. Eugene P. Sheehan
Dean, Professor of Psychological Sciences College of Education
and Behavioral Sciences
University of Northern Colorado, USA

Plenary Speakers


Session : Innovative Educational Practices

Dr. Martin Valcke
Head of the Department of Educational Studies
Ghent University
Belgium

Session : Learning
Science

Dr. Sheikh Tariq Mehmood
Deputy Director, Directorate of Distance Education
International Islamic University
Pakistan

Session : Assessment Reliability and Validity

Dr. Brian Beitzel
Prof. of Educational Psychology
State University of New York College at Oneonta (SUNY Oneonta)
United States

Session : Curriculum that Works

Prof. Terera M. Mcdevitt

University of Northern Colorado
United States

Students’ Gathering and Publication workshop


The conference was delighted and graced by two special features respectively Publication Workshop and youth gathering. The Perspective of the publication workshop is a Guide to Getting Published (GGP) and the workshop was facilitated by Dr. Alexander Sidorkin, Dean at California State University, USA.

The student gathering had been facilitated by Dr. Alexander Sidorkin and the occasion were enriched by plenty of insights from participants. Discussion was conducted on how to identify key features of a good research question while mainly focusing on,

  • What makes a good research question?
  • How do real researchers come up with their questions?

Students got the opportunity to create their own research questions on get the feedback and develop their research ideas

Technical Sessions


The conference comprised of twenty four technical sessions and a poster session where researchers from around the world presented their research findings. There were 6 main technical sessions. The technical sessions as follow.

  1. Curriculum that works
  2. Effective technology in the classroom
  3. Innovative educational practices
  4. Learning science
  5. Assessment and reliability
  6. Working with diverse populations

More than 100 Participants


ICEDU 2018 provided a solid platform for over 100+ researchers, stake holders and policy makers from across the globe to share their research findings with one another and to discuss the policy implications. The conference provided a refreshing experience for all, especially for the young researchers who had the opportunity to share their research findings on an international platform. The conference was enlightened by international researches representing following Nations.

  • Hong Kong
  • China
  • United States
  • Oman
  • Russia
  • Bahrain
  • Indonesia
  • Singapore
  • Philippines
  • Malaysia
  • United Kingdom
  • Cyprus
  • Bangladesh
  • Belgium
  • Pakistan
  • Thailand
  • Brunei
  • Georgia
  • Australia
  • Kuwait
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey
  • Vietnam
  • Jordan
  • Sri Lanka
  • Taiwan
  • Japan
  • South Africa
  • Lithuania
  • New Zealand
  • Qatar
  • Nigeria
  • Tajikistan
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Spain

Publications

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All accepted abstracts will be published in the conference abstract book with ISBN 978-955-4903-96-8. All full papers sent for conference proceedings will be accepted through a double blind review process and will be published electronically with ISSN 2424-6700 in proceedings with a DOI number (10.17501). We will submit the proceedings for possible indexing in Thomson Reuters, SCOPUS and Google scholar.

Interactive Technology and Smart Education

Online ISSN: 1741-5659
Journal Link: Click Here

The Journal of Experimental Education

Print ISSN: 0022-0973
Online ISSN: 1940-0683
Journal Link: Click Here

ICEDU 2018 – Conference Proceedings – Issue 1

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ICEDU 2018 – Abstract Book

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Session Chairs ICEDU 2018


  • Edgardo M. Santos, Bulacan State University, Philippines
  • Antognazza Davide, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland, Switzerland
  • Bilal Al.Omari, Al Buraimi University College, Oman
  • Jowati Juhary, National Defence University of Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Maria Cequena, Catholic Filipino Academy, Philippines
  • Nookorn Pathommapas, Udon Thani Rajabhat University, Thailand
  • Rafique Ahmed Memon, University of Sindh Jamshor, Pakistan
  • Nadia Tazi, Arabian Gulf University, Bahrain
  • Jasem Altammar, Kuwait University, Kuwait
  • Ameen Talib, Singapore University of Social Sciences, Singapore
  • Rachael M. Rudolph, Webster University, Thailand
  • Kah Loong Chue, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Rasa Kirliauskiena, Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences, Lithuania
  • Rhia P. Perez, Batangas State University, Philippines
  • Matthew D. George, Humphreys University, USA
  • Nuno Nodin, University of London, United Kingdom
  • Anthony W Rhodes, Zayed University, United Arab Emirates
  • Maria Gloria Datinguinoo, Batangas State University, Philippines
  • Elni Jeini Usoh, Universitas Negeri Manado, Indonesia

Scientific Committee ICEDU 2018


  • Prof. Eugene P. Sheehan, University of Northern Colorado, USA
  • Dr. Farhan Abdul Rauf, Our Own Public Health Institute (OOPHI), Pakistan
  • Assoc. Prof. Sylvia Sao Leng IEONG, University of Macau, China
  • Dr. Tamer El Maaddawy, United Arab Emirates University, UAE
  • Dr. Ahmad Zabidi Bin Abdul Razak, University of Malaya, Malaysia
  • Dr. Shaheen Islam, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Dr. Sudeshna Lahiri, University of Calcutta, India
  • Fatimah Tambi, The University of Nottingham Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Dr. F.M. Nawastheen, The Open University Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
  • Dr. CHEN, Junjun, The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • HONG Chengwen, Beijing Normal University, China
  • Nafiza Ferdowshi, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Prof. Genute Gedviliene Vytautas, Magnus University, Lithuania
  • Dear Asst. Prof. Labrado, De La Salle University, Philippines
  • Prof. Dr. Nik Ahmad Hisham Ismail, Kulliyyah Of Education, Malaysia
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Faizah Idrus, Kulliyyah Of Education, Malaysia
  • Assoc. Prof. Christy Moroye, University of Northern Colorado, USA
  • Dr. Christopher James Hill, THE BRITISH UNIVERSITY IN DUBAI, UAE
  • Dr. Burra Venkata Durga Kumar, Nilai University

Scientific Committee ICEDU 2018


  • Dr. Rennie Cajetas-Saranza, Phillipine Normal Universiy, Phillipine
  • Dear Asst. Prof. Labrado, Philippines
  • Prof. Dr. Nik Ahmad Hisham Ismail, Malaysia
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Faizah Idrus, Malaysia
  • Assoc. Prof. Christy Moroye, USA
  • Dr. Christopher James Hill, UAE
  • Dr. Burra Venkata Durga Kumar
  • Dr. Rennie Cajetas-Saranza, Phillipine
  • Assoc. Prof. McConnell, USA
  • Assoc. Prof. Tharwat Andrawis
  • Dr. Eugene P. Sheehan, University of Northern Colorado, CO USA
  • Dr. Montree Yamkasikorn, Ministry of Education, Thailand
  • Dr. Watsatree Diteeyont, Kasetsart University, Thailand
  • Dr. Chelsie Hess, Colorado Mesa University, CO USA
  • Dr. Valerie Sherman, University of Northern Colorado, CO USA
  • Dr. Alexander Sidorkin, Sacramento State University, CA USA
  • Mr. Michael Floren, University of Northern Colorado, CO USA
  • Ms. Hillary Frank, University of Northern Colorado, CO USA
  • Dr. Christy McConnell, College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, University of Northern Colorado, CO USA
  • Dr. Abu Nayeem Mohammad, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Evaluation Panel Members


  • Eugene P. Sheehan, University of Northern Colorado, USA
  • Alexander Sidorkin, California State University, USA
  • Montree Yamkasikorn, Ministry of Education, Thailand
  • Terera M. Mcdevitt, University of Northern Colorado, United States
  • Brian Beitzel, State University of New York College at Oneonta (SUNY Oneonta), United States
  • Martin Valcke, Ghent University, Belgium
  • Sheikh Tariq Mehmood, International Islamic University, Pakistan

Hosting Partner

University of Northern Colorado, USA

Academic Partner

Vytautas Magnus University

Strategic Partner

Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau(TCEB)

Media Partner

 

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