Introduction

We are pleased to invite you to the conference organized by

• BE – Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
• ES – Universidad de Alcalá
• GR – University of the Aegean
• PL – Akademia Pomorska w Slupsku and University of Lodz
• TR – İzmir University of Economics and Dokuz Eylül University, and
• UK – University of Derby

The congress is open to researchers and professionals studying in varying fields of education from preschool education to higher education, from teacher education to educational technologies. The congress will be held in the University of the Aegean , Mytilini, Lesvos Island, Greece on 2-3 April 2020.

Aim

The conference offers an international and clearly interdisciplinary stage for presenters and participants from all around the world. Within the large scope of the conference, we are hoping to host practitioners and researchers from diverse backgrounds and provide a space for debate, reflection and the exchange of experience and good practice in education through new developments, technologies and approaches.

We aim to bring together worldwide researchers and professionals, encourage intellectual development and provide opportunities for networking and collaboration. A secondary aim would be to provide an environment of free exchange of ideas that will offer an improvement in the quality of teaching-learning process and sustainability in education.

The Organization Committee of the IPiE2020 wishes to welcome all participants; researchers, academics, educators, teaching staff and post-graduates of universities, higher education institutions and related agents for teaching and training in professional skills.
The conference will offer the participants to join two days of insight and inspiration sharing from leading education pioneers, policy makers and education experts. We are pleased to offer the program for 2020 which includes workshops, keynote speakers, research presentations and opportunities for learning at intercultural intersections.

Language of the Conference:
English

Conference Theme:
Voices from the Classroom

Conference Strands:

  • Inclusion and Inequality
  • Internationalizing Education
  • Accessing Education
  • Education for the Future
  • Assessment, Feedback and Student Success
  • Sustainability
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Teacher Training
  • Refugees and Education
  • Educational Technology and Learning

Your contribution should reflect one of these themes but may be related to any phase, context or educational setting.

Our Audience

• teachers and teacher trainees,
• academic staff and researchers,
• faculty leaders, program coordinators, and administrators to develop the knowledge and skills needed to help their students,
• organizations concerned with the shaping and management of international higher education.

We believe that IPiE2020 conference will enable the dissemination of high-quality research findings which will also contribute to the professional development of practitioners and scholars and consequently impact the quality of learning and teaching. In addition, we hope that individual participants will find opportunities for fruitful interaction with colleagues, whether old friends or new acquaintances, and will go away from the conference feeling invigorated and stimulated to embark on new undertakings.

We and our colleagues from all these different universities are looking forward to hosting you all in Mytilini, in April, 2020.

Prof. Dr. Oliver Holz
On behalf of the Conference Organizing Committee