Posted by: Richard Schwier | July 6, 2016

13th International Conference on Cognition and Exploratory Learning in Digital Age (CELDA 2016)

13th International Conference on Cognition and Exploratory Learning in Digital Age (CELDA 2016)

October 28 – 30, 2016 – Mannheim, Germany

(http://www.celda-conf.org/)

Endorsed by the Japanese Society of Information and Systems in Education

* Keynote Speakers (confirmed):

Professor Jeroen J. G. Van Merrienboer, Professor of Learning and Instruction and Research Director of the School of Health Profession Education (SHE), Maastricht University, The Netherlands

Professor Michael Kerres, Professor of Education, Chair of Educational Media and Knowledge Management, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

* Conference Scope

The CELDA 2016 conference aims to address the main issues concerned with evolving learning processes and supporting pedagogies and applications in the digital age. There have been advances in both cognitive psychology and computing that have affected the educational arena. The convergence of these two disciplines is increasing at a fast pace and affecting academia and professional practice in many ways. Paradigms such as just-in-time learning, constructivism, student-centered learning and collaborative approaches have emerged and are being supported by technological advancements such as simulations, virtual reality and multi-agents systems. These developments have created both opportunities and areas of serious concerns. This conference aims to cover both technological as well as pedagogical issues related to these developments. Main tracks have been identified please check http://www.celda-conf.org/call-for-papers

* Paper Submission

This is a blind peer-reviewed conference. Authors are invited to submit their papers in English through the conference submission system by July 29, 2016. Submissions must be original and should not have been published previously.

* Important Dates:

– Submission Deadline (last call): 29 July 2016
– Notification to Authors (last call): 5 September 2016
– Final Camera-Ready Submission and Early Registration (last call): Until 26 September 2016
– Late Registration (last call): After 26 September 2016

* Paper Publication

The papers will be published in book and electronic format with ISBN, will be made available through the Digital Library available at http://www.iadisportal.org/digital-library/showsearch.

Authors of the best published papers in the CELDA 2016 proceedings will be invited to publish extended versions of their papers in a book published by Springer.

The Conference proceedings will be indexed by ERIC – Education Resources Information Center. The proceedings will also be submitted for indexing by IET’s INSPEC, Elsevier, EI Compendex, Scopus, Thomson Reuters Web of Science and other important indexing services.

* Conference Contact:

E-mail: secretariat@celda-conf.org

Web site: http://www.celda-conf.org/

* Organized by: International Association for Development of the Information Society

Co-Organized by: Mannheim University


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