Excellence in Education 2015

The Creativity – Innovation Challenge

Krakow - Poland (July 1-4, 2015)

 The Jagiellonian University

Krzysztof T. Piotrowski, Ph.D.
Conference  Chair
Sandra K. Linke, Ph.D.
ICIE Director, Co-Chair
Institute of Psychology (Kraków – Poland)

Excellence in Education 2016

The Creativity – Innovation Challenge

Rijeka - Croatia (May 26-29, 2016)

Sandra K. Linke, Ph.D.
ICIE Director, Co-Chair

Excellence in Education 2017

The Creativity – Innovation Challenge

Paris - France (July 4-7, 2017)

Paris Descartes University

Todd Lubart, Ph.D.
Conference  Chair
Sandra K. Linke, Ph.D.
ICIE Director, Co-Chair

 Welcome to the ICIE International Conference

Sandra K. Linke, Ph.D.
ICIE Director, Co-Chair

The International Centre for Innovation in Education (ICIE) is committed to the development of all learners as productive world citizens and leaders for the future. This International Conference will provide a conference programme with the highest calibre of: Nobel Prize winners, keynote speakers, invited speakers, and a large number of scholars and presenters alongside a selection of exhibitors. The ICIE conferences are milestones in the journey towards leadership, creativity and innovation.

Conference Aims and Objectives:
Encourage volunteer spirit; Promote excellence and sustain quality; Connecting Communities; Strive for improvement; Evolve responsibly; Meet community expectations of quality; Sustain competitiveness and viability; and Balance innovation with core essentials.

This conference provides you with the opportunity to:

  • Explore the latest developments in education in general, and innovation in education in particular;
  • Examine the need for sustainable educational systems;
  • Integrate the latest technology into the education system;
  • Debate the future of education: What are the challenges ahead?
  • Learn from innovative case studies where educational institutions have taken the initiative;
  • Engage in a series of seminars designed to debate the theory and practice of real improvement in education; and
  • Participate in pre-conference workshops designed to develop participants' competencies.


ICIE KeyCoNetThe Conference presentations will evolve around four main themes:
  • Educating to face the challenges of the 21st century;
  • ICT: Obstacle or opportunity?
  • Standardization vs. Individualization; and
  • New organizational models for education.

ICIE European SchoolnetUnder the main four themes of the conference, a number of sub-categories could be listed, including:

  • Advances in Creativity and Innovation;
  • Latest developments in innovation in education;
  • Education for Peace;
  • Gifted Education: models of excellence in education;
  • Innovative Learning Environment: standards and curricula, tasks and materials, and communication;
  • Instructors and Teacher: competencies, innovative teaching methods, and staff development;
  • Learner: competencies, individual differences, intervention and development;
  • Programme Development: examples, planning models and components, implementation and evaluation;
  • Integrated Services: guidance and counselling, community services, and mentorship;and
  • Future Trends: globalisation and networking, civic education, and building creative climates.

We encourage anyone with an interest in: innovation in education, excellence in education, and gifted education to attend this conference. The participants will include: university academics, educational psychologists, education policy advisers and managers, business and industry leaders, gifted and talented program coordinators, school heads, graduate students, parents and caretakers.

Registration Fees for International Participants:ICIE Award in Higher Education

  • Early Registration Fees:                       €350 (June 15).
  • Late Registration Fees:                       €400 (June 30).
  • Onsite Registration:                             €450.
  • Post-Conference Workshop:                  €50.

If you have any question, do not hesitate to contact us:

sandra@icieworld.net        sandra.linke@icieworld.net 


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