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Call for Papers – Deadline 1 August 2009

13th UNESCO-APEID International Conference
World Bank-KERIS High Level Seminar on ICT in Education
ICT Transforming Education

15-17 November 2009
Hangzhou, People’s Republic of China

Mark your calendar!
Are you planning to submit an abstract for this conference? Do you want to take advantage of the early bird registration fees? If yes, remember these dates:

  • Submission of abstract: 1 August 2009
  • Payment of early bird registration fees: 31 August 2009

The 13th UNESCO-APEID International Conference, in conjunction with the World Bank-KERIS High Level Seminar on ICT in Education, provides a forum for participants to share experiences on how they can use ICT to transform educational systems and increase the reach and quality of education.

The organizers – the Asia-Pacific Programme of Educational Innovation for Development (APEID) of UNESCO in Bangkok, the National Commission of the People’s Republic of China for UNESCO, the World Bank and the Korea Education and Research Information Service (KERIS) – invite papers on the following topics:

  • Developing ICT in Education Policies and National Master Plans
  • Promoting Effective Management and Applications of ICT in Schools
  • Improving Quality and Efficiency of Higher Education through ICT
  • Enhancing Innovations in Open and Distance Learning
  • Preparing the Next Generation of Teachers
  • Using ICT to Promote Literacy and Life-long Learning
  • Monitoring and Measuring Impact of ICT in Education

Submit English abstracts, no longer than 200 words, on forms available from the conference website at by 1 August 2009.

Conference Fees
International participants            USD$ 350
Early bird*                                  USD$ 250
Group registration**                   USD$ 250 each

* Payment for early bird must reach the Conference Secretariat by 31 August 2009
** For five or more individuals from the same organization/institution

Send bank draft payable to “UNESCO”
UNESCO-APEID International Conference Secretariat
UNESCO Bangkok
920 Sukhumvit Road
Bangkok 10110, Thailand

For more information and to register for the conference, visit