First Call for Papers for the CESHK 2017 Spring Annual Conference

Dates: 24th-25th March 2017

Venue: The Education University of Hong Kong, Tseung Kwan O Study Centre, No.1, King Yin Lane, Tseung Kwan O, New Territories, Hong Kong.

This year, there is a dedicated email address for the 2017 Spring Annual Conference and ALL Conference-related matters. It is: ceshk.spring.conference@gmail.com
For non-conference related matters, please use the existing email address: ceshk.secretary@gmail.com

A) Conference Themes
The Conference will be organised around four themes:
1) Equity and basic schooling in Asia;
2) Higher education in Asia: the local and the global;
3) Education and social change; and
4) Comparative education research methods.
Applicants will need to identify the theme they are addressing and submit an abstract of 50-100 words.

B) Submission deadline, links and presentation information
In order to enhance the quality of papers, a more rigorous review of paper proposals will be conducted. The deadline for submissions is: Friday 27th January 2017.

Submissions can either be for an individual presentation (with one or more authors) or as part of a panel presentation.

Please use the following link for individual submissions: https://www.sojump.hk/jq/10350019.aspx

Please use the following link for panel submissions: https://www.sojump.hk/jq/10349854.aspx

Submissions can either be in English or Chinese.
Presentations can be in English, Cantonese or Mandarin/Putonghua.
**If you are wishing to present in Cantonese or Mandarin/Putonghua, please submit your abstract in written Chinese (traditional or simplified characters).

C) Forum Registration and CESHK Membership
Membership and Conference fee payments are required in advance from all presenters. If you are a non-member or your membership has expired, please join CESHK or renew your membership*.

*For CESHK Membership, please go to https://ceshk.net/membership/

Membership is for the current calendar year. Members joining CESHK after 1st September enjoy membership until the end of the following calendar year.