ICSS XI International Conference on Social Sciences

ICSS XI, Helsinki, 20-21 January 2017

ICSS XI, International Conference on Social Sciences, is organized in partnership with, Aalto University School of Bussines, EUSER and MCSER. It will take place in the premises of Aalto University School of Bussines-Helsinki, on 20 21 January 2017, as in-person, poster presenation and virtual forms. All the accepted papers in the areas of Educational, Business, Economics, Language, Literature, Interdisciplinary and Social Science Studies,will be published in the proceedings book with ISBN and in one of the 5 Scientific Journals with Impact Factor depending on the authors’ preferences.

Important Dates:
You could register just with your title or abstract any time from now.
Proposal (abstract, full paper or poster) Submission Deadline: 23 Dec 2016 (Final / Improved version of your paper)
Due Fee Payment Deadline: 13 January 2017
Proceedings book will be published on: 16 January 2017
Conference Date: 20-21 January 2017

Suggested topics for this conference include, but not limited to the following:
Information Management
Information Society
Information Technology
Information Communication
Management Information System
The related topics in Information
The related topics in Social Science
Educational Trends and Best Practice Contributions
Enhancing Learning and the Undergraduate Experience
Learning Experiences in Primary and Secondary School
Learning Experiences in Higher and Further Education
Vocational Training
Lifelong Learning
Workplace Training
Transferring Skills and Disciplines
Curriculum Design and Development
Quality Assurance/Standards and Accreditation
European Higher Education Area: The Bologna Declaration and ECTS Experiences
Educational Management
Educational and Training Staff
Pre-service Teacher Experiences
Pedagogical Innovations in Education
Learning and Teaching Methodologies
Evaluation and Assessment of Student Learning
New Learning/Teaching Models
Language Learning Innovations
Collaborative and Problem-based Learning
Tutoring and Coaching
International Projects
New Experiences for the International Cooperation
Project Outcomes and Conclusions
University Networks
Exchange Programmes and Erasmus Experiences
The Internationalization of Universities

General Issues
Education and Globalization
Impact of Education on Development
Planning Digital-Age School
Organizational, Legal, Policy and Financial Issues
Barriers to Learning (age, psychosocial factors, ethnicity…)
Access to Internet: Advances and Problems
Diversity Issues, Women and Minorities
Student Support in Education

Pedagogy, curriculum and instruction
Pedagogy, curriculum and instruction
Education is the key to a better future
New methods in teaching and learning
Evaluation and assessment in education
New technologies in teaching and learning
Curriculum development-Finish experience
Education challenges and development for the future
Achievements and challenges in the development of ICT in education, in Albania, region and beyond it.
Essential skill sets: creativity, communication, collaboration, critical thinking, problem solving, technological proficiency and global awareness

Higher Education
Higher education in our region
Quality assurance in higher education
Challenges of quality standards in education
Improvement of standards in higher education
Research studies in institutions of higher education
Global trends of development of non public education
Academic freedom, autonomy and social responsibility
Policies, good governance and leadership in higher education
Accreditation and measuring performance in higher education of the region
Participations of higher education institutions in international/regional scientific projects

Information and Communication Technology
ICT in education
ICT in society
ICT in humanities
ICT in economy
ICT in medicine
ICT in applicative sciences
Electronics engineering research
Information society, knowledge society
e business, e commerce, e government, e learning, e participation, e democracy

Arts & Culture
History of Art
Heritage in art
Arts in general
Arts & Education
Development of arts & culture in region, in front of global development

Social Sciences
Family & marriage
Social network analysis
Social reintegration problems
Gender politics and discourses
Issues of identity and globalization
Disability and integration problems
Studies on organizations, work and profession
Social services and support for vulnerable groups
New social disparities/social and economic change
Inclusive classrooms and curriculum considerations
Social services and support for vulnerable categories
Social accountability, collective behavior and social movements
Researches on psychology of education, social, health, organizational studies
Guidance in psychological counseling in education institutions and more wide
Psycho-social development and its impact on individual and collective well-being

History today
Cultural trends
Translation today
Applied linguistics
Children’s literature
History and tradition
Language acquisition
Theoretical linguistics
Literature in global age
Linguistics perspectives
Language and Education
History, debate and discourse
Modernism and postmodernism
Anthropology, culture and society
History and tradition in regional countries
Geography (human, urban, regional, political aspects)
Current language education issues and sustainable solutions
Studies on foreign languages, English, Italian, German, French. etc.
Development of geography in context of technological development

Ethics in research
Innovations and creativity
Research and innovations in education
Research, challenges and opportunities
Research studies in developing countries
Reform of scientific journals, a challenge to be overcomeAchievements and challenges for research studies in region

Any topics rekated to social sciences