We are pleased to announce the 1st Future Education Conference entitled "Empowering Learners for Tomorrow" to be held at the University of Graz, Austria, September 3-5, 2024.
This interdisciplinary conference will provide an excellent setting for the presentation and discussion of current scholarly work on education, learning, development, and teaching. Research in these areas will contribute to a better understanding of what education can look like in the future, enabling learners to meet current and future challenges.
In addition to new scientific findings, innovative didactic concepts and newly developed teaching materials will be presented and discussed.
Lastly, in light of the current state of research, the conference aims to stimulate a societal discourse on what successful education of the future could entail.
CALL FOR PAPERS
For your submissions please use our Online Conference Tool.
We invite you to present your research at the Future Education Conference in one of the following formats:
Interdisciplinary Symposium: symposia provide an opportunity to present research on a topic from different perspectives and disciplines and consist of three to four presenters, a chairperson, and a discussant. Presenters must be from at least two different countries and different disciplines. The duration of the symposium is set at 90 minutes. Please submit your abstract (max. 250 words) here.
Research Paper: Research Papers allow for the presentation and discussion of current research results. They are scheduled for 15 minutes plus 5 minutes for discussion. Individual presentations will be grouped into sessions. Please submit your abstract (max. 250 words) here.
Poster Presentation (Dimensions: A0 portrait, 841 mm x 1189mm): Posters provide an opportunity for researchers to present their work in a visual format. There will be extensive opportunity for interaction and discussion during the poster session. Please submit your abstract (max. 250 words) here.
Submissions will be accepted via an online system beginning December 1, 2023, and will be reviewed and selected by the Future Education Scientific Board.
1st Future Education Award
The Future Education Award will also be presented for the first time at the Future Education Conference in fall 2024. This award is intended to recognize and reward outstanding transdisciplinary research achievements in the research areas covered by the conference. In each of the four Future Education research clusters - Plurality and Diversity in Educational Processes, Languages as a Tool for Social Participation, BI2D - Educational Technology(s): Interdisciplinary, Innovative, Disruptive and STEM+ for the Sustainable Development of Our Society - one prize will be awarded, each endowed with 1,000 euros.
|December 1, 2023
|System for the submissions will be opened
|March 31, 2024
|Deadline for submissions
|April 30, 2024
|Feedback on the outcome of the review process
|Program will be published online
|Start of the registration window
|June 30, 2024
|End of the registration window
Opening Keynote Speaker
Andreas Schleicher - OECD Director for Education
Andreas Schleicher has become widely known as the coordinator of the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) . The statistician is currently OECD Director for the Directorate for Education.