ICITE for SD-2015
International Conference on Industrial Technology Education for Sustainable Development in "Techonology Education,Engineering Education,TVET and STEM Education"
August 31, 2015 Deadline of Receipt of Abstracts for Presentation
September 10, 2015 Notice of Acceptance of Presentations
October 10, 2015 Deadline of Receipt of Papers
October 31, 2015 Deadline for Early Registration(for Japanese)
November 6-7, 2015 The days of Symposium(On Site Registration for foreign country person)
Theme: International Conference on Industrial Technology Education for Sustainable Development in "Techonology Education,Engineering Education,TVET and STEM Education"
Purpose: Development and establishment of Industrial Technology Society is necessary for enriching and stabilizing people’s life. For this to come true, it is essential to improve and develop the quality of Technology Education that is the foundation for Industrial Technology Society.
Each country has sought the problem solving by cooperative structure with other countries as well as one by itself. Therefore, the time has come that the world-wide action should be developed and implemented both regionally and globally in addition to the actions of each country.
We hope this conference will contribute to the development and establishment of Technology Education toward higher level industrial Technology Society and make effort to solve issues with international cooperation.
Expected Results: The following results are expected toward the improvement of Technology Education and development and establishment of an Industrial Technology Society.
- Sharing issues and assistance for solutions
- Lateral cooperation among countries
- Establishing Technology Education for all
Date of Conference: November 6th (Friday), 7th (Saturday)
5th,Thursday : Arrival (or Excursion)
6th,Friday : Opening Ceremony, Keynote Lecture1, Symposium1, Presentations, Memorial Party
7th,Saturday : Presentations,Exhibition, Symposium2, Presentations, Keynote Lecture2, Closing Ceremony
8th,Sunday : Departure(or Excursion)
Exhibition: Presentations of education and reseraches,textbooks,educational materials, products,etc
Excursion: UNESCO's school, technical high school,museum,etc
Conference Venue: This conference will be held at Chubu university,College of Contemporary Education. From Nagoya Station: Take JR Chuo Line and get off at Jinryo Station(25 minutes),then take the school bus to Chubu University(7 minutes). JR Nagoya Station is located within 30 minutes by Limited Express Train from Central Japan International Airport (Centrair: http://www.centrair.jp/en/index.html). The most convenient area for your stay is around Nagoya Station or Kanayama Station.
Participating Countries: About 20 countries from Asia, Africa, Middle and Near East, Europe, South and North America
Participants: Educational Administrators, Engineers, Teacher Educators, Teachers, and others
(30 participants from abroad and 70 participants from Japan)
Invited Speakers: Leaders of the World, Japan International Cooperation Agency(JICA), Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT), UNESCO'S School etc.
Participation Fees: 200US$ for general, 150US$ for Students; Participating Fee, Proceedings, Memorial Goods, Meal, Memorial Party
Organizer: ICITE for SD-2015 Japan Executive Committee
Co-organizers: Chubu University, Chubu Regional Center of Expertise on Education for the Sustainable Development(RCE Chubu), International Technology and Engineering Educators Association(ITEEA), Japan Society of Technology Education(JSTE), Japan Academic Society of Industrial Education(JASIE), Companies (To be confirmed)
Supporters’ Organization: Japan International Cooperation Agency(JICA), Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT), Japanese National Commission for UNESCO, Asia-Pacific Cultural Centre for UNESCO(ACCU), Aichi Prefectural Board of Education, Nagoya City Board of Education, Kasugai City Board of Education (To be confirmed)
The above information will be updated accordingly.
Hidetoshi Miyakawa, Ph.D.
College of Contemporary Education
1200 Matsumoto-cho,Kasugai-shi,Aichi 487-8501 , Japan
Tel & Fax: 81-568-51-7597