Call for papers MEC 2021

Welcome to the Media Education Conference MEC 2021 in Autumn Colors!

MEC is an informal and friendly conference, which participants attend to exchange ideas and information dealing with media education, educational use of ICTs and learning environments. MEC is organized by the Media Education Hub at the University of Lapland. In 2021 MEC will be back to Rovaniemi, this time on the top of Ounasvaara Hill. The conference dates are 28th of September – 1st of October 2021. The theme of MEC 2021 is “Media Education in Autumn Colors”. MEC 2021 also celebrates the 20th birthday of the Media Education Hub.

Important dates and deadlines:
Deadline for MEC 2021 abstracts: 24 May 2021
Notification sent to authors by: 21 June 2021
Deadline for early-bird registration: 16 August 2021

Keynote speakers:
Hilda Borko, Professor, Stanford University, California, USA
Hyeon-Seon Jeong, Professor, Gyeongin National University of Education, South Korea
Pier Cesare Rivoltella, Professor, Milan Catholic University, Italy

Please check the conference website for details of programme, keynotes, call for abstracts and registration: www.ulapland.fi/MEC2021

Looking forward to seeing you in September in Rovaniemi, Finland!

MEC 2021 Organizers
Chair: Heli Ruokamo, Ph.D., Professor, Vice Dean, Director
Päivi Rasi, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Title of Adjunct Professor
Marjaana Kangas, Ph.D., University Lecturer, Title of Adjunct Professor
Satu-Maarit Frangou, Ph.D., University Lecturer
Niina Alapuranen, Education Manager, Rovaniemi-Lapland Congresses
Kaisa Juupaluoma, Conference Coordinator, Rovaniemi-Lapland Congresses 

Further information

Rovaniemi-Lapland Congresses
University of Lapland
+358 40 484 4462 and +38 40 515 6544

congress@ulapland.fi

ITK Doctoral Consortium has been postponed to fall 2021

ITK Doctoral Consortium, which will be carried out in collaboration with the FinEd network’s article workshop, has been postponed to fall 2021. More information on the website.

The Doctoral Consortium offers doctoral researchers the opportunity to present their research papers in a safe, friendly and encouraging environment. The Doctoral Consortium has four goals:

  • Provide time and place where doctoral students can present their research and meet with other doctoral researchers.
  • Provide feedback and perspectives from more experienced researchers and other doctoral students to doctoral researchers.
  • Support national networking and cooperation of researchers across institutional borders.
  • Provide a forum for meeting potential future research colleagues.

Call for the EERSS 2021 Summer School (dl 31.1.)

The EERA Summer School 2021 will be held online 14 – 16 June and will be organised by the University of Jyväskylä, Finland and the Finnish Educational Research Association (FERA). The theme of EERSS 2021 will be “Beyond the Basics in Educational Research Methodology: Research ethics in educational research”.

More information: EERA_Summer_School_2021_Online___Jyväskylä.pdf (eera-ecer.de)

The application period is 1 – 31 January.

More information on the Summer School: https://eera-ecer.de/seasonschools/eera-summer-school-2021/

To apply to EERSS 2021, 1 – 31 January: https://www.conftool.net/eerss2021/

Oulu Conference on Diversity and Dialogue, 14-15 May 2020

The first Oulu Conference on Diversity and Dialogue on 14th and 15th of May, focuses on migration and participation.

The aim of the conference is to create a multidisciplinary discussion forum for re- and deconstruction of the practices, narratives and discourses of migration, diversity, integration and racism. The conference is organised jointly by VISE (Values, Ideologies and Social Context of Education) and ReBel (Recognition and Belonging) research groups in faculties of Education and Humanities in University of Oulu, Finland.

Submission deadline is 15th of March, 2020

More information HERE

ITK Doctoral Consortium 1.4.2020

Call for Papers ITK Doctoral Consortium 1.4.2020

ITK Doctoral Consortium provides an opportunity for current doctoral candidates to present their project in a safe, friendly and stimulating environment. The candidates will receive formative feedback from their peers and senior researchers in the field.

The ITK Doctoral Consortium has the following four objectives:

  • Provide time and space where doctoral candidates can present their research and meet other candidates
  • Provide feedback on candidates research from other candidates and senior researchers outside their home institution
  • Promote a network of supportive scholars and collaboration over institutional borders
  • Provide a platform for future postdocs to meet with their potential future colleagues

Submission deadline is 10.8.2020 (NEW DEADLINE)
Read more: https://itk-konferenssi.fi/fi/ajankohtaiset/68-call-for-papers-itk-doctoral-consortium-2020