2014 Fall Global Conference on Education

PROGRAM & CALL FOR PAPERS

November 14 – 16, 2014 – LAS VEGAS, NV. USA Education 6

CONFERENCE LOCATION

Circus Circus Las Vegas Hotel and Casino
2880 Las Vegas Blvd S.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Phone (702)734-0410

FUTURE CONFERENCE DATES

May 1 – 3, 2015 (Los Angeles Metro)
August 7-9, 2015 (Los Angeles Metro)

The Global Conference on Education is an international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices in education. The Global Conference on Education promotes collaborative excellence between academicians and professionals from Education.

The aim of Global Conference on Education is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of pedagogy. The Global Conference on Education invites research papers that encompass conceptual analysis, design implementation and performance evaluation.

CALL FOR PAPERS

  • Submission of an abstract, topic of interest or proposal will be accepted for the purpose of registration no later than, November 7, 2014. Time schedule to be determined later after all the papers have been received.
  • Based on the approval for submission of paper, deadline for submission of final paper is no later than, November 7, 2014.
  • Each presentation is to be approximately 30 minutes in length.
  • Submission of paper and presentation is to be emailed to: edconference@uofriverside.com

THREE DAY EVENT

  • Two day sessions of presentations
  • Third day optional excursion

***Excursion fees are not included in registration fees***

TOPICS

Abstracts of research papers in 150-200 words are invited from academics, Administrators and Ph.D. scholars/Post Graduate students on contemporary issues in Education befitting any of the conference tracks mentioned as under. Topics of interest for submissions include, but are not limited to:

Academic Advising and Counseling
Art Education
Adult Education
APD/Listening
Acoustics in Education
Environment Business
Education Counselor
Education Curriculum Research and Development
Competitive Skills
Continuing Education
Distance Education
Early Childhood
Education
Educational Administration
Educational Foundations
Educational Psychology
Educational Technology
Education Policy and Leadership
Elementary Education
E-Learning
E-Manufacturing
ESL/TESL
E-Society
Geographical Education
Geographic information Systems
Health Education
Higher Education
History
Home Education
Human Computer Interaction
Human Resource Development
Indigenous Education
ICT Education
Internet technologies
Imaginative Education
Kinesiology and Leisure Science
K12
Language Education
Mathematics Education
Mobile Applications
Multi-Virtual Environment
Music Education
Pedagogy
Physical Education (PE)
Reading Education
Writing Education
Religion and Education Studies
Research Assessment Exercise (RAE)
Rural Education
Science Education
Secondary Education
Second life Educators
Social Studies Education
Special Education
Student Affairs
Teacher Education
Technology in Education Cross-disciplinary areas of Education
Ubiquitous Computing
Virtual Reality
Wireless applications
Other Areas of Education

ELECTRONIC PROCEEDINGS

Selected paper will be published in the form of electronic proceedings. All manuscripts must be written in English. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically in double-spaced APA format, using a 12-point font size (preferably Times New Roman). In addition, all graphics and tables should be inserted within the file in the appropriate location in the paper. Papers sent with separate graphic files will not be approved for publishing.

All manuscripts must be submitted electronically. No hard copy or disk-provided articles will be accepted. Please do not send compressed files. Files must be sent using Microsoft Word or RTF format.

The suggested maximum length for a manuscript is 25 double-spaced pages. It is highly recommended that long manuscripts be divided into smaller sections by the use of sub-headings. It is also recommended that no more than four levels of headings be used.

Authors are responsible for providing for adequate editing prior to submitting their manuscripts. Any manuscript with excessive spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, or other mechanical problems will be returned to the author.

All the accepted papers will appear in the proceedings and modified version of selected papers will be published in special issues peer reviewed journals.

Please review the archive of Proceedings as a reference for appropriate format.

PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Proposals from those who would like to facilitate a panel discussion are welcomed. The proposals may address any of the topics falling within the scope of the conference themes.

Panel Discussions provide an opportunity for public discussion amongst a selected group of panelists. Central to the success of a panel discussion is the choice of a good topic as the focus for discussion and panel lists that bring differing perspectives and are confident in making clear arguments in a live situation. Panels should comprise of three to five scholars who present their arguments; a discussant offers critical comment on the arguments made and the discussion is opened up to the participating audience.

The proposal must include:
Title
Panel Chair(s) (if necessary)
Speakers Name, Affiliation and Email
Scope
Objective and motivation

The Global Conference on Education will set aside space for those who wish to pursue discussion of a particular topic or issue. Interested individuals should submit a proposal not more than 400 words, on or before November 7, 2014. In addition, the proposal should indicate the duration of the panel discussion (preferred duration is 90 minutes).

All accepted Panel Discussion proposal will be published in the Conference Proceedings. If you are interested in organizing Panel Discussion for the Global Conference on Education, please email your proposal to edconference@uofriverside.com

Submissions should be in MS Word format.

VIRTUAL PRESENTATION

We understand that some presenters will not be able to make the trip to United Stated to present their research paper mainly due to financial and/or political restrictions on travel. Therefore, with the use of Skype, authors of accepted papers have the same publication opportunities as regular presenters. A research works submitted without the participant attending the conference in person, but presented via video conferencing are refereed and published (if accepted) in the conference proceedings. Conference fees are the same for both virtual and face-to-face presentation.

You can submit a research paper, case study, work in progress and report for virtual presentation under the open call for papers via email to
edconference@uofriverside.com

Please reference Global Conference on Education in your submission.

SESSIONS CHAIR PARTICIPATION

The Global Conference on Education invites presenters to become a Session Chair.

The duties of the Session Chair include, but are not limited to:

  1. Introduction of every presenter including their biography.
  2. Management of presentation time.
  3. Run question and answer session upon completion of presentation

Individuals that are interested in participating as a Session Chair, please email your Resume or CV to edconference@uofriverside.com. The proposal will be reviewed by the Steering Committees.

REGISTRATION & FEE PLAN

In order to ensure that monies are applied towards the correct participant, please note your full name on all payments, documents and correspondence.

  • Presenter Non-Refundable/Non-Transferable Registration Fee: $500 USD
  • Attendee Non-Refundable/Non-Transferable Registration Fee: $350 USD
  • $100 USD discount for paid registration fee received on or before October 15, 2014*.
  • Checks, Cashier’s Checks and Money Orders can be made payable to: La Sierra Group. Wire Transfers** are accepted. You may email us at edconference@uofriverside.com for further details.

SPECIAL NOTE ON INVITATION LETTERS

 Issuance of official invitation by the university will be sent upon receipt of payment. This will apply towards both an invitation for attendance as well as issuance of the letter of acceptance for submitted and approved abstracts for presentation. Abstract is subject to approval.

Only cash, check, money order or wire transfers’ payments are accepted for anyone requesting an official invitation.  We do not accept credit card as a form of payment for those requesting an invitation.

*Non-Refundable/Non-Transferable fee must be received by the early bird deadline of October 15, 2014 to receive the $100 discount, this includes completion of wires and bank transfers by this date.

**Please note that wire transfers may take up to 2-3 weeks to clear. Participant will be notified immediately once monies have been applied. An additional $25.00 processing fee will be assessed for all wire transfers.

Re-issue of an invitation letter is subject to a $50.00 fee as well as the $25.00 wire transfer fee.

All attendees, including paper presenters, speakers, panel conference participants, and session chairs must register and pay the registration fees. The registration fee is per presenter/attendee and will cover:

  •  ADMISSION TO ALL CONFERENCE SESSIONS
  • LUNCH
  • COFFEE BREAKS

All conference Participants are responsible for meeting the costs of their registration, travel and accommodation.

Please complete the online registration form

To pay for registration fees, please may email us at edconference@uofriverside.com

PROGRAM

To be announced. Please note the conference details are subject to change without notice. You may email us at edconference@uofriverside.com if you have any questions.

ATTENDANCE CERTIFICATES

Conference attendees and presenters are given a certificate of attendance at the end of the event. Please note that conference delegates must stay for the duration of the 2-day conference. Additional fees will apply for any request to mail the certificate.

INSURANCE

We cannot accept any responsibility or liability for losses or damages of any type, to conference delegates or their companions, either during, or as a direct or indirect result, of the conference. All delegates and companions are advised to review their own insurance policies and obtain any additional coverage charges as may be needed or desired.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Circus Circus Las Vegas Hotel and Casino
2880 Las Vegas Blvd S.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Sean Wald
Executive Meetings Manager
Office : 702.794.3909
Fax : 702.691.5894
swald01@circuscircus.com

SPONSORED BY

School of Education
University of Riverside
Riverside, California 92505 USA
Phone: (951) 637-0100 Fax: (951) 637-0400

CONFERENCE DVDs & MEDIA

Conference photos are available for viewing via the photo gallery

The full 2-day conference is available as a set of DVDs. If you are interested in a particular presentation, you may purchase a single DVD with your desired presentation only. Total cost for a single DVD is $79 USD and total cost for a complete set of DVDs per conference is $199 USD. Tax and shipping is not included. If you would like to purchase DVDs or you may email us at edconference@uofriverside.com for further details.

Please click below to view media for Global Conferences.

PROCEEDINGS                                                 MEDIA GALLERY

For additional information, you may email us at edconference@uofriverside.com for further details.