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New Events added this week

Now: With more than 1.5 billion learners not attending schools because of COVID-19, the Commonwealth of Learning has launched the International Partnership of Distance and Online Learning for COVID-19 to bring together educational institutions and organisations committed to supporting learning during the crisis.
opendoor.col.org

30 April: The Online Educa Berlin 2020 team (see event 2-4 December) is organising a free webinar on Scrapping the Syllabus: How to Lead the Shift to Online Classrooms, Fast, given by OEB2020 keynote speaker Tony O’Driscoll of Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.
oeb.global

By 8 May; 14-15 May – PLEASE NOTE: The 2020 Spring Conference on Education will take place virtually only. It had been due to take place in Riverside, California, USA, sponsored by the University of Riverside. Numerous conference topics, from Academic advising and counselling to Wireless applications. Final paper submissions deadline 8 May.
www.uofriverside.com

13-16 May; 2-3 June – PLEASE NOTE: IUNC Eurasia 2019, The 8th Annual International Universities Networking Conference + Edu Agency Workshop due to take place in May in Moscow, Russia, has been rescheduled for 2-3 June with a reorganised format. The organisers regret to inform all international participants that participation is available only for the universities of Russia and CIS.
iunc.net

By 17 May: The second Prix des Jeunes 'Ecritures RFI-AUF has been launched by Radio France Internationale and the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie, for francophone students aged 18-29 who are enrolled in one of AUF’s 990 higher education institutions worldwide. Candidates must submit a fictional story, maximum 8,000 characters, which must begin: “Suis-je dans le noir ou ai-je les yeux fermés? Peut-être les deux” (“Am I in the dark, or are my eyes closed? Maybe both”) – which is the first sentence of the novel Mille maisons du rêve et de la terreur by Atiq Rahimi, Goncourt Prize winner and jury president of the 2020 Prix des Jeunes 'Ecritures RFI-AUF.
short-edition.com

18-20 May: Instead of the originally planned workshop, the European University Association (EUA) is organising a series of three interactive webinars on Academic Career Assessment in the Transition to Open Science. The first is titled “Introduction to academic career assessment in Europe”; the second is “Perspectives on academic career assessment in Europe”; the third is “Concerted approaches to reviewing academic career assessment”.
eua.eu/events

15-18 June – PLEASE NOTE: ICOT2020, the International Conference on Thinking, due to take place in Ekurhuleni, Johannesburg, South Africa, with the theme Thinking to transform societies, will be rescheduled for 2022.
icot2020.org

18-19 June – PLEASE NOTE: The 10th edition of the international conference The future of education which was due to take place in Florence, Italy, organised by Pixel International Conferences, will be fully virtual, owing to the Covid-19 outbreak. Topics include: Adult education; Art education; Blended learning; Curriculum development; Education and healthcare; Games and media in education; Higher education; ICT in education; Mathematics; Multiculturalism and social inclusion; Science education; Special needs; Students’ assessment; Studies on education; Studies on language learning; Teachers’ professional development.
conference.pixel-online.net

18-19 June; 19-20 November – PLEASE NOTE: LLLC2020, the 7th International Conference on Language, Literature, Linguistics and Communication 2020, which was due to take place in June, has been rescheduled for 19-20 November, at the National University of Singapore Society, Singapore, organised by Unique Conferences Canada, International Center for Research and Development, Sri Lanka, and JK University, India. Nearly 60 topics under the title tracks.
languages3000.com

24-26 June – PLEASE NOTE: The 2020 Annual Meeting of EUA-CDE, the Council for Doctoral Education of the European University Association, which was to held at the University of Manchester, UK, on the theme The role of doctoral education within Europe’s universities has been cancelled and will be rescheduled later.
www.eua.eu/events

1-3 July - PLEASE NOTE: CIDUI2020, the International Congress on University Teaching and Innovation, which was due to take place at La Farga Activity Center in L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain, on the theme Beyond competencies: New challenges in the digital society, has been postponed until July 2021.
www.cidui.org

6-8 July – PLEASE NOTE: Edulearn20, the 12th annual International Conference on Education and New learning Technologies, which was to have taken place in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, organised by IATED, the International Academy of Technology, Education and Development, will be held virtually only. Numerous topics, under general themes: Experiences in education; Pedagogical innovations in education; Career development and training; Experiences in research; Collaboration projects and networks; Trends and issues in education; e-Learning; Computer supported collaboration; Emerging technologies in education; Educational software and seerious games; E-content management and development.
iated.org/edulearn

9-10 July; 8-9 July 2021 – PLEASE NOTE: ICTSTEM2020, the International Conference on Technologies in STEM, which was due to take place in Singapore in July 2020, organized by East Asia Research and supported by Siam University in Thailand, has been rescheduled for 8-9 July 2021.
sldt.ear.com.sg

12-19 July – PLEASE NOTE: WOCOLS, the World Conference on Sustainable Life Sciences, which was due to take place in Kiev, Ukraine, organised by Erciyes University, Sustainable Life Association and the International Journal of Plant Science and Technology, has been cancelled. See also WOCOLS 4 September/22-29 November.
www.wocols.com

27-28 May; By 20 September; 20-21 October – PLEASE NOTE: The Organization Studies’ 20th International Conference on Knowledge, Culture and Change in Organizations has been rescheduled from May until October. It will be held at the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA, with special focus on Beautifully Organized. Conference themes are: Management education; Change management; Knowledge management; Organisational cultures. Late proposals deadline 20 September.
content.cgnetworks.org


EVENTS

Until 30 June: Croatia took over the rotating presidency of the Council of the European Union from Finland on 1 January. Germany will succeed to the post for six months on 1 July.
mzo.gov.hr

Now: With more than 1.5 billion learners not attending schools because of COVID-19, the Commonwealth of Learning has launched the International Partnership of Distance and Online Learning for COVID-19 to bring together educational institutions and organisations committed to supporting learning during the crisis.
opendoor.col.org

Now – until 15 July: The European University Association has opened registrations for its 2020/21 Institutional Evaluation Programme (IEP). The programme offers comprehensive, improvement-oriented institutional evaluations, and the process and resulting report and recommendations aim to support institutions in developing their strategic leadership and capacity to manage change. All evaluated institutions may use the “Evaluated by IEP” icon for five years after the evaluation. Closing date for registrations is 15 July.
www.iep-qaa.org

28 April (for five weeks): J-PAL’s free online Evaluating Social Programs course will teach participants how to use randomised evaluations to measure the impact of social programmes, through lectures from MIT faculty and J-PAL affiliated progressors, along with case studies from real randomised evaluations. Topics range from how effectively to measure outcomes and choose an appropriate sample size, to common threats to analysis. The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) is a global research centre working to reduce poverty by ensuring that policy is informed by scientific evidence.
www.edx.org

30 April: The Online Educa Berlin 2020 team (see event 2-4 December) is organising a free webinar on Scrapping the Syllabus: How to Lead the Shift to Online Classrooms, Fast, given by OEB2020 keynote speaker Tony O’Driscoll of Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.
oeb.global

By 30 April; 16-19 July: ECE2020, the 8th European Conference on Education, and ECLL2020, the 8th European Conference on Language Learning, will take place at University College London (UCL) in July, held in partnership with Birkbeck, University of London; the IAFOR Research Centre at the Osaka School of International Public Policy; and in affiliation with UCL. Registration for either conference will allow delegates to attend sessions in the other. Final abstracts submission deadline for both conferences is 30 April.
ece.iafor.org
ecll.iafor.org

By 30 April; 2-4 December: OEB, Online Educa Berlin, will take place in Berlin, Germany, in December, on the theme Making learning meaning. Conference topics will be: Tech triggers; Education futures; The new L&D; Assessing skill and competence; Supporting workforce performance; Implementing and scaling up; Data and learning: who’s in control? Design and delivery in the online learning jungle. Proposals deadline 30 April.
oeb.global

By 8 May; 14-15 May: The 2020 Spring Conference on Education will take place virtually only. It had been due to take place in Riverside, California, USA, on 14-15 May, sponsored by the University of Riverside. Numerous conference topics, from Academic advising and counselling to Wireless applications. Final paper submissions deadline 8 May.
www.uofriverside.com

By 10 May; 24-26 June: GKA EDU 2020, the 9th International Conference on Education and Learning, will take place at DePaul University, Chicago, USA, in June, organised by Global Knowledge Academics on the theme Education in the Context of Global Migration. Many conference topics, under areas: Political text, legislation and the history of education; Leadership and management of educational centres; The stages of education and their curriculum; Psychology of education and learning; Continuous education and professional training; Educational methodologies; Science, technology and innovation in education; Social aspects of education. Final proposals deadline 10 May.
gkacademics.com/conferences/gka-edu/2020-conference

13-16 May; 2-3 June – PLEASE NOTE: IUNC Eurasia 2019, The 8th Annual International Universities Networking Conference + Edu Agency Workshop due to take place in May in Moscow, Russia, has been rescheduled for 2-3 June with a reorganised format. The organisers regret to inform all international participants that participation is available only for the universities of Russia and CIS.
iunc.net

14-15 May: The 2020 Spring Conference on Education will take place virtually only. It had been due to take place in Riverside, California, USA, sponsored by the University of Riverside. Numerous conference topics, from Academic advising and counselling to Wireless applications. Final paper submissions deadline 8 May.
www.uofriverside.com

15 May: Education Studies ‘20/IV, International In-Person and Virtual Conference on Education and Learning, will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, and virtually, coordinated by DAKAM, the Eastern Mediterranean Academic Research Centre, and organised by BILSAS, Science, Art, Sport Productions. Nearly 60 topics, from Academic experiences and best practice contributions, to Videos for learning.
www.dakamconferences.org

By 17 May: The second Prix des Jeunes 'Ecritures RFI-AUF has been launched by Radio France Internationale and the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie, for francophone students aged 18-29 who are enrolled in one of AUF’s 990 higher education institutions worldwide. Candidates must submit a fictional story, maximum 8,000 characters, which must begin: “Suis-je dans le noir ou ai-je les yeux fermés? Peut-être les deux” (“Am I in the dark, or are my eyes closed? Maybe both”) – which is the first sentence of the novel Mille maisons du rêve et de la terreur by Atiq Rahimi, Goncourt Prize winner and jury president of the 2020 Prix des Jeunes 'Ecritures RFI-AUF.
short-edition.com

18-20 May: Instead of the originally planned workshop, the European University Association (EUA) is organising a se/ries of three interactive webinars on Academic Career Assessment in the Transition to Open Science. The first is titled “Introduction to academic career assessment in Europe”; the second is “Perspectives on academic career assessment in Europe”; the third is “Concerted approaches to reviewing academic career assessment”.
eua.eu/events

24-30 May: The VIII International Summer School on Higher Education Research, Theoretical and Conceptual Perspectives in Higher Education Research, will be held in St. Petersburg, Russia, in May, organised by the Institute of Education at the National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, for graduate students and early-career researchers. Confirmed faculty includes: Ga"ele Goastellec (University of Lausanne), Simon Marginson (University of Oxford), Pedro Teixeira (University of Porto), Jussi V"alimaa (University of Jyvaskyla). The working language is English.
ioe.hse.ru

28-31 May: The 21ème Salon Culture et Jeux Mathématiques planned to take place in Paris, France, on the general theme Les Maths: Oui ca sert, will now be held virtually. It will feature four principal themes: Climate and environment; Modelling and engineering; Health; Digital technology.
salon-math.fr

2-3 June: IUNC Eurasia 2019, The 8th Annual International Universities Networking Conference + Edu Agency Workshop due to take place in May in Moscow, Russia, has been rescheduled for 2-3 June with a reorganised format. The organisers regret to inform all international participants that participation is available only for the universities of Russia and CIS.
iunc.net

2-4 June: The THE Asia Universities Summit will take place at Fujita Health University in Nahoya, Japan, organised by Times Higher Education. The event’s themes will be: Creativity arising across boundaries; Universities’role in the demographic distribution and ageing society; Unlocking untapped potential.
www.timeshighereducation.com

By 5 June; 12-13 November: The 13th International Conference Innovation in Language Learning will take place in Florence, Italy, in November, organised by Pixel International Conferences. Topics include: Blended learning; Content and language integrated learning; Curriculum development; E-learning; Enhancing students’ motivation; Formative assessment; ICT for language learning; Language for specific purposes; Language teaching for social inclusion; Media and communication; Primary education; Project-based learning; Special needs; Teachers’ professional development; Translation. Abstracts submission deadline 5 June.
conference.pixel-online.net/ICT4LL

18-19 June – PLEASE NOTE: The 10th edition of the international conference The future of education which was due to take place in Florence, Italy, organised by Pixel International Conferences, will be fully virtual, owing to the Covid-19 outbreak. Topics include: Adult education; Art education; Blended learning; Curriculum development; Education and healthcare; Games and media in education; Higher education; ICT in education; Mathematics; Multiculturalism and social inclusion; Science education; Special needs; Students’ assessment; Studies on education; Studies on language learning; Teachers’ professional development.
conference.pixel-online.net

18-19 June; by September 15; 19-20 November – PLEASE NOTE: The Asia-Pacific EduTeach 2020, the 3rd Asia-Pacific Conference on Education, Teaching and Technology 2020, which was to have taken place in June, has been rescheduled for November. It will be held at the National University of Singapore Society, Singapore, organised by Unique Conferences Canada and hosted by the International Center for Research and Development. Main conference themes are: Teaching and learning relationships; Students and teacher relationships; Technology in education and teaching; Ongoing projects, trends, issues and challenges; Administration and leadership issues; Education and teaching; Education and learning; Curriculum and pedagogy; E-education initiatives; E-learning. Abstracts deadline 15 September.
educationconference.info

24-26 June: GKA EDU 2020, the 9th International Conference on Education and Learning, will take place at DePaul University, Chicago, USA, in June, organised by Global Knowledge Academics on the theme Education in the Context of Global Migration. Many conference topics, under areas: Political text, legislation and the history of education; Leadership and management of educational centres; The stages of education and their curriculum; Psychology of education and learning; Continuous education and professional training; Educational methodologies; Science, technology and innovation in education; Social aspects of education.
gkacademics.com/conferences/gka-edu/2020-conference

29-30 June: Going Global 2020 will take place in London, UK, organised by the British Council on the theme Global learners, global innovation. Questions for discussion are: As the student body across the world changes and evolves, what will its future profile and nature be? What will be the aims and expectations of its different members? What type of learning and learning environment will be needed to develop and support a future generation of global innovators? Will it require very different forms of global learning institutions? What is the global context in which those learners must become innovators? How will global challenges evolve and what kinds of innovation will be required to tackle them? How should governments respond and support global learning?
www.britishcouncil.org

6-8 July: Edulearn20, the 12th annual International Conference on Education and New learning Technologies, which was to have taken place in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, organised by IATED, the International Academy of Technology, Education and Development, will be held virtually only. Numerous topics, under general themes: Experiences in education; Pedagogical innovations in education; Career development and training; Experiences in research; Collaboration projects and networks; Trends and issues in education; e-Learning; Computer supported collaboration; Emerging technologies in education; Educational software and seerious games; E-content management and development.
iated.org

9-10 July; 8-9 July 2021 – PLEASE NOTE: ICTSTEM2020, the International Conference on Technologies in STEM, which was due to take place in Singapore in July 2020, organized by East Asia Research and supported by Siam University in Thailand, has been rescheduled for 8-9 July 2021.
https://sldt.ear.com.sg/ style=bluelink]sldt.ear.com.sg[/url]

13-15 July: The 27th International Conference on Learning will take place in July in Valencia, Spain, organised by The Learner in partnership with the University of Valencia and the Polytechnic University of Valencia. Themes will be: Pedagogy and curriculum; Assessment and evaluation; Educational organisation and leadership; Early childhood learning; Learning in higher education; Adult, community and professional learning; Learner diversity and identities; Technologies in learning; Literacies learning; Science, mathematics and technology learning.
thelearner.com/2020-conference

15-17 July: IconEGS-2020-Summer, the 2020 International Conference on Education and Global Studies, will take place at Chaminade University, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, in July. About 60 topics under broad themes Education; Global Studies; Other.
summer.iconegs.org

By 16 July; 9-11 November: ICERI, the 13th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation, will be held in Seville, Spain, in November. Numerous topics under themes: Education – new trends and experiences; Pedagogical methods and innovations; Inclusive learning, cultural diversity and special education; New challenges in education and international cooperation; Teacher training; Curriculum design; Accreditation and quality in education; Research: new trends and experiences; University-industry Cooperation; Global issues in education and research; Technology in teaching and learning; Emerging technologies in education; E-content management and development. Abstracts submission deadline 16 July.
iated.org/iceri

16-19 July: ECE2020, the 8th European Conference on Education, and ECLL2020, the 8th European Conference on Language Learning, will take place at University College London (UCL), held in partnership with Birkbeck, University of London; the IAFOR Research Centre at the Osaka School of International Public Policy; and in affiliation with UCL. Registration for either conference will allow delegates to attend sessions in the other.
ece.iafor.org
ecll.iafor.org

By 27 July; 12-14 November: The 2020 European Quality Assurance Forum will be held at Aalto University, Espoo, Finland, in November, organised by ENQA, the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education; ESU, the European Students’ Union; EUA, the European University Association; and EURASHE, the European Association of Institutions in Higher Education, on the theme Flexible higher education: Implications for QA. Submissions deadline 27 July.
www.eua.eu

10-13 August: The UNISA International Higher Education Teaching and Learning Conference will take place in August in Pretoria, South Africa, on the theme Unprecedented challenges and possibilities for sustainable development and e-learning in higher education, and hosted jointly by HETL, the International Higher Education Teaching and Learning, and UNISA, the University of South Africa. The four core areas of the conference are: Global networking and interdisciplinary collaboration; Research, innovation and academic publishing; Higher education development and capacity building; Human rights and social justice.
www.unisa.ac.za

21-23 August: STEAM 2020, the 2020 Interdisciplinary Conference on STEAM Education, will be held at Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan, in August. The event will provide a platform for researchers, academics, practioners and industrial professionals from all over the world to present research results and development activities in the fields of Science education, Tech education, Engineering education, Art education and Mathematics.
steam2020.gaics.org

September for a year; September-March: IIEP-UNESCO, the International Institute for Educational Planning, is organising its 2020-2021 professionally oriented courses for educational planning and management. The Advanced Training Programme (ATP) is a year’s full-time Master’s level course consisting of a three months online phase followed by a six-month residence at IIEP in Paris, France, and a final project (first link). The second is the six-month Education Sector Planning (ESP) course, starting in September with a three-month online phase followed by three months at IIEP in Paris, until March 2021, in which participants are exposed to the fundamentals of educational planning (second link). Those who complete the ESP can apply it to the full ATP at a later time.
www.iiep.unesco.org

3-5 September: The 4th International Conference on Brain, Body, Cognition will take place at La Sorbonne University, Paris, France. Focus will be on the brain-gut connection and movement, development and ageing; the neuropsychology of cognitive-motor interaction (evaluation and treatment); physical education as a tool for cognitive improvement; gender issues in movement and cognition. General conference topic areas also include application to rehabilitation and therapeutics, sport, motor learning, brain-behaviour relationships, traumatic brain injury, gait and cognition, and dance.
www.movementis.com

By 4 September; 22-29 November: WOCOLS, the World Conference on Sustainable Life Sciences, will take place in Mardin, Turkey, in November, organised by Erciyes University, Sustainable Life Association and the International Journal of Plant Science and Technology. Conference topics are: Agriculture, Biodiversity, Biology, Biosafety, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Ecology, Energy, Environment, Genetics, Forestry, Food, Landscape architects, Medicine & pharmacy, Meteorology, Nutrition & dietetics, Physics, Soil, Veterinary science, Waste management, Water. Abstracts submission deadine 4 September.
www.wocols.com

9-10 September: The 8th ICSD 2020 International Conference on Sustainable Development is organised on the theme Creating a unified foundation for the sustainable development: Research, practice and education, by the European Center of Sustainable Development in collaboration with the Canadian Institute of Technology at Roma Eventi, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, Italy, in September 2020. Conference streams are Economic Sustainability: Financial sustainability, SME, microfinance, emerging countries, international trade; Environmental Sustainability: Water and soil conservation, healthcare, renewable energies, food and environmental legislation; Socio-cultural Sustainability: Sustainable urbanism, education, human development, psychology, sociology.
ecsdev.org

By 11 September; 8-9 October: The 21st Century Education Forum @ Harvard 2020 is sponsored at Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Ma, USA, in October, sponsored by 21st Centure Academic Forum on the theme Reinventing education in a digital age: Preparing students for an uncertain world. About 150 topics, under tracks Education and workforce development; Information technology; Innovation and entrepreneurship. Abstracts submission deadline 11 September.
www.21caf.org

By 15 September; 19-20 November: Asia-Pacific EduTeach 2020, the 3rd Asia-Pacific Conference on Education, Teaching and Technology 2020, which was to have taken place in June, has been rescheduled for November. It will be held at the National University of Singapore Society, Singapore, organised by Unique Conferences Canada and hosted by the International Center for Research and Development. Main conference themes are: Teaching and learning relationships; Students and teacher relationships; Technology in education and teaching; Ongoing projects, trends, issues and challenges; Administration and leadership issues; Education and teaching; Education and learning; Curriculum and pedagogy; E-education initiatives; E-learning. Abstracts deadline 15 September.
educationconference.info

By 20 September; 20-21 October: The Organization Studies’ 20th International Conference on Knowledge, Culture and Change in Organizations will be held in October at the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA, with special focus on Beautifully Organized. Conference themes are: Management education; Change management; Knowledge management; Organisational cultures. Late submissions deadline 20 September.
content.cgnetworks.org

By 30 September; 12-13 December: EduTeach 2020, the 5th Canadian Conference on Advances in Education, Teaching and Technology 2020, which was to have taken place at the University of Toronto, Canada, in July, organised by Unique Conferences Canada, has been has been rescheduled for December. Main conference themes will be: Teaching and learning relationships; Students’ and Teachers’ relationships; Ongoing projects, trends, issues and challenges; Education administration and leadership; Technology in education and teaching; Education and teaching. Abstracts submission deadline 30 September.
educationconference.info

By 30 September; 12-13 December: HUSO 2020, the 3rd Canadian International Conference on Humanities and Social Sciences 2020, which was to have taken place in Toronto, Canada, in July, hosted by Unique Conferences Canada under the title Achieving sustainability through human development, has been postponed until December. Nearly 30 conference topics, from Anthropology to Women’s studies. Abstracts submission deadline 30 September.
socialsciences.info

3-12 October: Study USA and Canada Higher Education Fairs, and International Board and Day Schools Fairs will take place in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Vung Tau, Nha Trang, Danang and Haiphong, Vietnam, organised by Capstone Vietnam.
recruitinvietnam.com

8-9 October: The 21st Century Education Forum @ Harvard 2020 is sponsored at Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Ma, USA, in October, sponsored by 21st Centure Academic Forum on the theme Reinventing education in a digital age: Preparing students for an uncertain world. About 150 topics, under tracks Education and workforce development; Information technology; Innovation and entrepreneurship.
www.21caf.org

20-21 October: The Organization Studies’ 20th International Conference on Knowledge, Culture and Change in Organizations will be held in October at the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA, with special focus on Beautifully Organized. Conference themes are: Management education; Change management; Knowledge management; Organisational cultures.
content.cgnetworks.org

28 October: The conference Revitalising democracy in times of division – the role of social sciences and humanities will be held in Bonn, Germany, under the German EU-Council Presidency.
www.geistes-und-sozialwissenschaften-bmbf.de

31 October – 2 November: International Board and Day Schools Fairs will take place in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, organised by Capstone Vietnam.
recruitinvietnam.com

By 2 November; 14-15 December: GKA INNO 2020, International Conference on Innovation and Education, will take place at the San Pablo CEU University Foundation in Madrid, Spain, in December, organised by Global Knowledge Academics on the theme Christian Humanist Pedagogy: Source of Social Responsibility. The conference will discuss issues related to Christian-Hunanist Pedagogy as a source of social responsibility; its political, economic and social implications; the role of families in this educational approach, the role of teachers with regard to the new education policy lines, etc. Many conference topics, under broad areas: Political text, legislation and the history of education; Leadership and management of educational centres; The stages of education and their curriculum; Psychology of education and learning; Continuous education and professional training; Educational methodologies; Science, technology and innovation in education; Social aspects of education. Final proposals deadline – in English, Spanish or Portuguese – is 2 November.
gkacademics.com/conferences/gka-edu/gka-inno-2020

3-6 November: The four-yearly General Conference of the International Association of Universities will take place in Dublin, Ireland. All IAU members elect the IAU President as well as the Administrative Board Members and the conference the strategic direction for the Association. In addition to the Business sessions for Members, the General Conference also includes a thematic programme devoted to a special topic. The General Conference is open to all higher education stakeholders, but only representatives of IAU Member institutions and organisations can take part in decision-making and elections.
www.iau-aiu.net

9-11 November: ICERI, the 13th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation, will be held in Seville, Spain, in November. Numerous topics under themes: Education – new trends and experiences; Pedagogical methods and innovations; Inclusive learning, cultural diversity and special education; New challenges in education and international cooperation; Teacher training; Curriculum design; Accreditation and quality in education; Research: new trends and experiences; University-industry Cooperation; Global issues in education and research; Technology in teaching and learning; Emerging technologies in education; E-content management and development.
iated.org/iceri

12-13 November: The 13th International Conference Innovation in Language Learning will take place in Florence, Italy, in November, organised by Pixel International Conferences. Topics include: Blended learning; Content and language integrated learning; Curriculum development; E-learning; Enhancing students’ motivation; Formative assessment; ICT for language learning; Language for specific purposes; Language teaching for social inclusion; Media and communication; Primary education; Project-based learning; Special needs; Teachers’ professional development; Translation.
conference.pixel-online.net/ICT4LL

12-14 November: The 2020 European Quality Assurance Forum will be held at Aalto University, Espoo, Finland, in November, organised by ENQA, the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education; ESU, the European Students’ Union; EUA, the European University Association; and EURASHE, the European Association of Institutions in Higher Education, on the theme Flexible higher education: Implications for QA.
www.eua.eu

19-20 November: Asia-Pacific EduTeach 2020, the 3rd Asia-Pacific Conference on Education, Teaching and Technology 2020, which was to have taken place in June, has been rescheduled for November. It will be held at the National University of Singapore Society, Singapore, organised by Unique Conferences Canada and hosted by the International Center for Research and Development. Main conference themes are: Teaching and learning relationships; Students and teacher relationships; Technology in education and teaching; Ongoing projects, trends, issues and challenges; Administration and leadership issues; Education and teaching; Education and learning; Curriculum and pedagogy; E-education initiatives; E-learning.
educationconference.info

19-20 November: LLLC2020, the 7th International Conference on Language, Literature, Linguistics and Communication 2020, will be held at the National University of Singapore Society, Singapore, organised by Unique Conferences Canada, International Center for Research and Development, Sri Lanka, and JK University, India. Nearly 60 topics under the title tracks.
languages3000.com

22-29 November: WOCOLS, the World Conference on Sustainable Life Sciences, will take place in Mardin, Turkey, in November, organised by Erciyes University, Sustainable Life Association and the International Journal of Plant Science and Technology. Conference topics are: Agriculture, Biodiversity, Biology, Biosafety, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Ecology, Energy, Environment, Genetics, Forestry, Food, Landscape architects, Medicine & pharmacy, Meteorology, Nutrition & dietetics, Physics, Soil, Veterinary science, Waste management, Water.
www.wocols.com

2-4 December: OEB, Online Educa Berlin, will take place in Berlin, Germany, in December, on the theme Making learning meaning. Conference topics will be: Tech triggers; Education futures; The new L&D; Assessing skill and competence; Supporting workforce performance; Implementing and scaling up; Data and learning: who’s in control? Design and delivery in the online learning jungle.
oeb.global

12-13 December: EduTeach 2020, the 5th Canadian Conference on Advances in Education, Teaching and Technology 2020, which was to have taken place at the University of Toronto, Canada, in July, organised by Unique Conferences Canada, has been has been rescheduled for December. Main conference themes will be: Teaching and learning relationships; Students’ and Teachers’ relationships; Ongoing projects, trends, issues and challenges; Education administration and leadership; Technology in education and teaching; Education and teaching.
educationconference.info

12-13 December: HUSO 2020, the 3rd Canadian International Conference on Humanities and Social Sciences 2020, which was to have taken place in Toronto, Canada, in July, hosted by Unique Conferences Canada under the title Achieving sustainability through human development, has been postponed until December. Nearly 30 conference topics, from Anthropology to Women’s studies.
socialsciences.info

14-15 December: GKA INNO 2020, International Conference on Innovation and Education, will take place at the San Pablo CEU University Foundation in Madrid, Spain, in December, organised by Global Knowledge Academics on the theme Christian Humanist Pedagogy: Source of Social Responsibility. The conference will discuss issues related to Christian-Hunanist Pedagogy as a source of social responsibility; its political, economic and social implications; the role of families in this educational approach, the role of teachers with regard to the new education policy lines, etc. Many conference topics, under broad areas: Political text, legislation and the history of education; Leadership and management of educational centres; The stages of education and their curriculum; Psychology of education and learning; Continuous education and professional training; Educational methodologies; Science, technology and innovation in education; Social aspects of education.
gkacademics.com/conferences/gka-edu/gka-inno-2020

By 15 December; 15-16 January 2021: The 21st International Conference on Knowledge, Culture, and Change in Organizations will take place at the University of Auckland, New Zealand, in January, organised by Organization Studies Research Network, with special focus on Preparing organizations for new digital futures: New rules of engagement for the Fourth Industrial Revolution? Themes are: Management education; Change management; Knowledge management; Organizational cultures. Proposals welcome any time of the year - Regular registration deadline 15 December; Late registration deadline 15 January.
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15-16 January 2021: The 21st International Conference on Knowledge, Culture, and Change in Organizations will take place at the University of Auckland, New Zealand, in January, organised by Organization Studies Research Network, with special focus on Preparing organizations for new digital futures: New rules of engagement for the Fourth Industrial Revolution? Themes are: Management education; Change management; Knowledge management; Organizational cultures.
organization-studies.com

8-9 July: ICTSTEM2020, the International Conference on Technologies in STEM, is rescheduled from July 2020 and will take place in Singapore, organized by East Asia Research and supported by Siam University in Thailand.
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