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EDEN 2016 Annual Conference: #EDEN16
Budapest, 14-17 June 2016
Registration is open
The EDEN Secretariat is taking care of the registration for the Annual Conference. Please visit theOnline Registration Form to join the event.
The registration fee includes access to all conference facilities, particiption in the short training courses, the electronic Conference Proceedings and the Book of Abstracts, the Welcome Cocktail, lunches and refreshments during the days of the conference. The fee does not include accommodation and the conference dinner.
Authors of contributions accepted for presentation can benefit from a reduced fee.
All attendees (presenters or audience) are expected to register by completing the form and arranging their respective payments.
Knowing how important continuous professional development is nowadays, EDEN wishes to cater to your needs. The foreseen selection of training sessions will include 120 minute short courses about the effective use of social media for teaching and learning, creating animations to support your teaching and the design and issuing of open badges.
New sessions at the conference
IPTS (EU Institute for Prospective Technological Studies) Session
The digital transformation of Education and Training in Europe: Results from evidence and policy-support research of JRC IPTS.
UNESCO’s policies and priorities in open, online and distance higher education in the framework of the Education 2030 Agenda.
Training and Synergy Submission Deadline: 4 April
Knowing how important continuous professional development is nowadays, EDEN wishes to cater to the needs of the teacher communities. The 120 minutes training sessions (short courses) – introduced as a novel element of our conferences last year – are going to be continued in 2016.
We wish to provide an opportunity for you as a trainer to share your knowledge, promote and multiply your innovative activitieswithin the framework of the EDEN Annual Conference. Submit your training proposal by using this template.
Take advantage of the special synergy format and the prospect of meeting fellow project managers and researchers and share and discuss your EU projects and initiatives – preferably that display thematic cross sections with the Conference Themes. Synergy submissions should be fitted into a specific template, not exceeding 1,5 A4 pages, including all data, information and illustrations.
The short introductions will be published in the Creative Commons licensed Book of Projects.
The online submission for all other formats is now closed, however if you would like to send a late submission, please contact the conference secretariat to inquire about opportunities
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Schedule and Deadlines
Paper Submission closed
Synergy Submission extended: 4 April 2016
Registration Open until 5 June 2016
Notification of Authors: 31 March 2016
Conference Dates: 14-17 June 2016
Conference Venue: Budapest University of Technology and Economics
The conference will take place at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. It is situated on the west bank of the Danube, which allows a first-class location as being close to the city center as well as providing all necessary resources. The University was founded in 1782, and it is one of the largest institutions of higher education in Hungary and one of Central Europe’s most important research centres. Read more…
For any conference related questions, including conference services for corporations, please contact the Conference Secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The EDEN 2016 Annual Conference is the initiative of EDEN supported by the ERASMUS+ Programme of the European Union. The publications reflect the authors’ views, the EACEA and the European Commission are not responsible for any use that may be made of the information they contain.
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