EDUCON2016 10-13 April 2016, Abu Dhabi, UAE

EDUCON2016 10-13 April 2016, Abu Dhabi, UAE

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Carrying on the previous objectives of the International Society for Engineering Pedagogy Special Tracks @ EDUCON Conferences, ITEP’xx , ITEP’16 @ EDUCON 2016 aims to offer an open discussion and a reflection in the use of Information Technologies in Engineering Education and their appropriate Pedagogy. It also intends to foster the involvement in continuing education, bridging the gap between higher education and learning on the workplace by focusing the IT use in lifelong learning and training. At K-12 level this session intends to evaluate the progress of IT in fostering the engagement of younger people in the field of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

At any level it is important to evaluate the IT power in facilitating the collaborative work everywhere.


Paper topics include but are not limited to:

  • IT and Pedagogy
  • Computers & Engineering Education
  • Online Experimentation
  • Multisensory Learning Environments
  • Virtual and Augmented reality tools
  • 3D Virtual Environments
  • Haptic Devices
  • Serious Games
  • Online Tools to Engage Students
  • Tools for Higher Order Thinking Skills
  • Multimedia for Education
  • Mobile Devices in Education
  • Intelligent Tutoring Systems
  • Technological Innovation, Product Innovation and Industrial Innovation
  • IT and Education tools for People with Special Needs
  • IT in K-12 Education

Program Committee

Chair of ITEP'16 Program Committee

ITEP’16 Program Committee (to be completed)

  • Michael Auer, Carinthia University of Applied Sciences, AT
  • Alberto Cardoso, University of Coimbra, PT
  • Alexander Zimin, N.E. Bauman Moscow State Technical University, RU
  • Ana Pavani, PUC-Rio, Br
  • Andreas Pester, Carinthia University of Applied Sciences, AT
  • Anna Friesel, Technical University of Denmark, DK
  • Antonella Longo, University of Salento, IT Andreja Rojko, University of Maribor, SI
  • Armando P. Preciado-Babb, University of Calgary, CA
  • Axel Zafoschnig, IGIP, AT
  • Celina Leão, University of Minho, PT
  • Diana Urbano, University of Porto, PT
  • Fátima Chouzal, University of Porto, PT
  • Gustavo Alves, Instituto Politécnico do Porto, PT
  • Hélia Guerra, University of Azores, PT
  • Juarez Bento da Silva, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, BR
  • James Wolfer, Indiana University South Bend, US
  • Javier Garcia-Zubia, University of Deusto, ES
  • José Couto Marques, Universidade do Porto, PT
  • José Sánchez Moreno, Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Informática, ES
  • Katarina Zakova, Slovak University of Technology, SK
  • Luís Mendes Gomes, University of Azores, PT
  • Manuel Castro, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, ES
  • Martina Lucht, Fraunhofer Foundation, DE
  • Radojka Krneta, University of Kragujevac, RS
  • Susan Zvacek, Fort Hayes University, US
  • Teresa Larkin, American University, US
  • Tiia Rüütmann, Tallinn University of Technology, EE


23 Nov 2015Paper Submission
14 Dec 2015Notification of Acceptance
10 Jan 2016Author registration and Payment Deadline
08 Feb 2016Final/Camera-ready Due
11 Apr 2016Conference Opening


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Selected papers could be rewritten and submitted to special issues of OnlineJournals.ORG, (

2016 IGIP Membership

To the presenters of accepted ITEP’16 presentations a free IGIP membership for 2016 will be offered!

Important Dates

12 Oct 2015Abstract Submission
Special Session Proposals
26 Oct 2015Invitations to Submit Complete Paper
30 Nov 2015Complete Paper Submission
Work in Progress Papers
Special Session Papers
Panels and Workshop Proposals
21 Dec 2015Notification of Acceptance
10 Jan 2016Author Registration and Payment Deadline
08 Feb 2016Final Paper Due
10 Apr 2016Pre-conference Workshops
11 Apr 2016Conference Opening


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