1st International Conference on Educational Theory and Research

The conference offers an international and, in particular, interdisciplinary platform to encourage debate, reflection, and the exchange of experience and the good practice in the fields of higher education. The focus is particularly on new developments, technologies and approaches at both the national and international level. Such an environment promoting the exchange of ideas has the potential to benefit the quality of teaching-learning process and create greater sustainability in higher education.

The expertise provided by specialists, academicians, researchers and professionals will not only stimulate in-depth discussions, but also allow an analysis of implications of new technologies and life long learning.

The Organization Committee of the 1st ICETR and the İzmir University of Economics wish to welcome her researchers, academics, educators, teaching staff, post-graduates and related agents involved in teaching and training in professional skills.

Conference Theme: Recent developments have had a profound effect on the educational strategies and teaching methods in higher education institutions. We are convinced that, with recent developments and the opportunities for knowledge transfer and acquisition they provide, new strategies and methods are needed to meet the expectations of the coming generations.

Conference Strands:

Educational Technologies
Management of Education
Teaching Staff Education and Training
Quality and Sustainability
Performance Evaluation and Assessment in Higher Education
Educational Programs and Teaching
Student and Staff Exchange in Higher Education
Values/Assets and Higher Education Policies
Contemporary Approaches in Higher Education and Examples of Best Practice
New Generation Learning
The Future of Higher Education, Visionary Approaches
Lifelong Learning
Democratic Education
Economics of Education

Izmir University of Economics organizes a biannual conference attended by researchers and professionals interested in higher education and educational technologies. We are pleased to invite you to the 1st International Conference on Educational Theory and Research – ICETR 2016: Transitions in Higher Education to be held at the Balçova Campus of Izmir University of Economics on the 11-13 February 2016.

Some important dates:
Abstract Submission Deadline: 19 October 2015
Notification for Authors: 26 October 2015
Full Paper Submission: 31 January 2016