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EDEN 2017 Annual Conference: #EDEN17
Call for Contributions Open – Deadline 30 January
Jönköping, Sweden 13-16 June 2017
Call for contributions
The responsibility of the scholarly community includes the proper handling of diversity in education with respect to learners’ profiles, backgrounds, generations, cultures with different languages, literacies, and ways of communication as well as diversity in media and technology enhanced learning environments.
We need renowned reflections of practice that support paradigm-changing transformations based on systematic knowledge.
Join the Conference in Jönköping to tell about your research,
projects and experience connected to diversity challenges
Networking and interactivity, sharing and discussion will be core aspects of the conference experience, focusing on what you can learn from and with your peers.
Training sessions which are a recently introduced feature of our events are providing an interactive way for profession development.
Only 11 days left for submissions!
Conference Gala Dinner
The venue of the Conference Dinner will be the classical style Elite Stora Hotellet, one of the most beautiful buildings in Jönköping and with a central location along the southern shore of Lake Vättern.
Jönköping’s walking street passes right by the hotel, putting guests right in the midst of the city’s shopping, attractions and nightlife. Elite Stora Hotellet was built in the mid 1800’s and has been painstakingly renovated. Much of the hotel has been preserved in its original glory, including the Hall of Mirrors, which is one of Scandinavia’s most beautiful banquet halls.
Accommodation during the conference
To help with choosing accommodation for the conference and to make Your conference experience memorable, we recommend booking a room at one of the hotels listed below:
Vox Hotel – refer to “EDEN Annual Conference 2017” when enquiring via e-mail or phone
Special offer: Discounted travel with Lufthansa Group Partner Airlines
The Lufthansa Group airlines offer a comprehensive global route network and exclusive prices and conditions to our participants, visitors, exhibitors, and invited guests. Read more on how to use the special offer.
Visit the world’s only Match Museum
Jönköping was known for its matchstick industry between 1845-1970. The Match Musem in Jönköping is the world’s only. It is located in the beautiful building that once was the first match factory in Jönköping.
In the museum, living match history is told. Encounter the people and machines that built up the match industy and developed it into a global operation. You will find an exciting film and thousands of matchboxes and labels.
Did you know?
Jönköping is a city on the shores of Lake Vättern, in southern Sweden. It’s known for its long lakeside beach, Vätterstranden. Lake Vättern is the second largest lake in Sweden, after Vänern and the sixth largest lake in Europe.
Conference Venue: Jönköping
Jönköping is an excellent example of an impressively developing University, city and region which attracts economic, cultural and social progress and modernisation. The Scandinavian countries and particularly Sweden have always been in the forefront of learning innovation, open and digital education. We look forward with excitement to a memorable conference in 2017!
Join the Community in the exciting city of Jönköping to share your research, projects and practice at #EDEN17!
Schedule and Deadlines
Submissions: 30 January 2017
Registration Opens: mid-February 2017
Notification of Authors: 31 March 2017
Conference Dates: 13-16 June 2017
For any conference related questions contact the Conference Secretariat
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