Conference Outline

Saturday, October 13, 2018

08:15-09:00: Conference Registration | 6F Foyer (6F)

09:00-09:10: Opening Announcements | Orion Hall (5F)

09:10-09:25: Welcome Addresses | Orion Hall (5F)

09:25-09:30: Recognition of IAFOR Scholarship Winners | Orion Hall (5F)

09:30-10:00: Keynote Presentation | Orion Hall (5F)
The Things that Do Not Change
Zachary Walker, Institute of Education, University College London, UK

10:05-10:35: Keynote Presentation | Orion Hall (5F)
High-Quality Classroom Assessment in Times of Change: From Purposes and Uses to Tasks and Environments
Liying Cheng, Queen’s University, Canada

10:40-11:10: Coffee Break | (6F)

11:10-11:40: Keynote Presentation | Orion Hall (5F)
Moving Forward by Going Back: Not Changing but Innovating
Andy Curtis, Anaheim University, USA

11:45-12:15: Keynote Presentation | Orion Hall (5F)
Sophisticated Machines and Innovative Education: Who (or What) Will Thrive?
Keith Miller, University of Missouri–St. Louis, USA.

12:15-12:25: IAFOR Documentary Photography Award | 2018 Winners Screening

12:40-13:40: Parallel Session I (Workshops)

13:45-14:45: Parallel Session II

15:00-17:00: Parallel Session III

17:15-18:15: Conference Poster Session | Orion Hall (5F)

18:30-19:30: Conference Welcome Reception | Orion Hall (5F)


Sunday, October 14, 2018

09:00-11:00: Parallel Session I

11:15-12:45: Parallel Session II

13:00-14:30: Parallel Session III

14:45-16:15: Parallel Session IV

16:15-16:45: Coffee & Networking Break

16:45-18:45: Parallel Session V

17:15-17:45: Keynote Presentation
Teacher Competences Function as the Discourse of International Competitiveness within the Institutionalized Milieu in the Epoch of Globalization
Tien-Hui Chiang, Zhengzhou University, China

18:15-19:15: Featured Panel | 706 (7F)
Leadership & Innovation
Kay Irie, Gakushuin University, Japan
Peter McCagg, Akita International University, Japan
Professor Ljiljana Markovic, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Kristin Palmer, University of Virginia, USA


Monday, October 15, 2018

09:00-09:30: Coffee & Networking Session 706 (7F)

09:30-10:30: Featured Panel
Thriving in Publication: Ethical Guiding Principles for Academic Publication
Yvonne Masters, University of New England, Australia
Bernard Montoneri, National Chengchi University, Taiwan

09:30-11:30: Parallel Session I

11:45-13:15: Parallel Session II

13:30-15:00: Parallel Session III

15:15-16:45: Parallel Session IV

16:45-17:15: Closing Session

17:30-20:00: Official Conference Dinner (optional extra)


The draft version of the Conference Programme will be available online on September 12, 2018. All registered delegates will be notified of this publication by email.

The above schedule may be subject to change.