Monday, November 12, 2018

INTED2019 (13th annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference)




INTED2019 (13th annual Technology, Education and Development Conference)
March, 11th-13th, 2019
Valencia, Spain
Website: https://iated.org/inted/

Deadline for abstracts submission is November, 29th, 2018 (included)
Abstracts should be submitted on-line at https://iated.org/inted/online_submission

OVERVIEW
You are invited to participate at INTED2019.
This conference will provide the ideal opportunity to present your projects and experiences to an international audience. Also, it will offer participants an overview of the current situation of education, research and new learning innovations.

If you wish to learn more about how educational innovations are changing the world and how technology is influencing the learning/teaching methodologies, then do not miss the opportunity to come to INTED2019.

A TRULY INTERNATIONAL EVENT
After 13 years, INTED has become an annual meeting point for lecturers, researchers, education professionals and technologists.
Every year, INTED brings together over 700 delegates from 80 different countries.

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION
There will be 3 presentation formats: Oral, Poster or Virtual.
You can submit your abstracts proposals until November, 29th, 2018 (included)
Abstracts should be submitted on-line at https://iated.org/inted/online_submission

TOP 5 REASONS TO ATTEND INTED2019
- Present your paper in one of the largest international conferences on education
- Interact with international educators and technologists for future cooperation
- Meet 700 participants from more than 80 countries.
- Learn about education innovations and strategies in 70+ thematic sessions
- Publish your paper in INTED2019 Proceedings.

PUBLICATIONS
- INTED2019 Proceedings will be reviewed for their inclusion in the ISI Conference Proceedings Citation Index (Web of Science). Previous editions are already indexed.
- A DOI number will be assigned to each accepted paper.
- All accepted contributions will be indexed in the IATED Digital Library to form part of our database of innovative projects in Education and Technology.

IMPORTANT DEADLINES
- Abstract Submission Deadline: November 29th, 2018. (included)
- Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: December 26th, 2018.
- Final Paper Submission Deadline: January 17th, 2019. (included)
- Registration deadline for authors: January 17th, 2019. (included)

VENUE
In addition to your professional experience in INTED2019, you will have the occasion to visit Valencia.
Valencia is a city to enjoy, to walk and to discover. It has a large cultural and leisure offer. Its old and modern architecture, excellent weather, golden sandy beaches, large natural parks and tasty gastronomy will make your stay unforgettable.

Also, Valencia is a very accessible city. From Madrid, you can take a high-speed train that will bring you to the centre of the city in less than one and a half hour.

Come and live this unique experience at INTED2019!

Jobs@IIMA

Workshop@COUNCIL FOR SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

COUNCIL FOR SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT
SANGHA RACHANA, 53 LODI ESTATE, NEW DELHI-11 0 003 (India)
Telephones: 24615383, 24611700, 24692655, 24693065 Fax: 91-11-24616061
Two Weeks Training Course on Research Methodology in Social Sciences

Dates:  10-21 December 2018

 Last Date of Application: 30 November 2018

Objectives

To develop the faculties of researchers to carry out social science research in a scientific way, to articulate their findings and conclusions in an effective manner in order to suggest field insights and policy recommendations.

Training

How to select and formulate the research problem, review the relevant literature using memory mapping, develop the theoretical and conceptual framework, select the research design, formulate the targeted research questions/testable hypotheses, and write research proposal
How to collect qualitative information through ethnography, case studies, focused group discussions
How to do content analysis and presentation through matrices, flow charts, and social mapping
How to decide on sampling method and sample size for survey, prepare the interview schedule/questionnaires,  design questionnaire and collect data using computer assisted personal interview (CAPI)
How to do data cleaning, sorting and analysis in software package STATA, interpret the results, and present findings in tabular forms and diagrams
How to conduct policy and impact evaluation studies, and do rankings on the basis of social indices
How to write thesis, report and other forms of publications, do referencing and indexing for the publication process
Course Design

Interactive classroom sessions on contemporary social science research topics, and various tools and techniques to conduct scientific research
Hands-on training of every method and their applications on participants' on-going or planned research topics
Day long field work to capture field insights through various taught methods  
Presentations by participants
   Course Contribution

Rs 6,000/- (six thousand) per participant, which include kit bag, course material, lunch, breakfast, mid-morning and afternoon tea/coffee. The participants will have to make their own arrangement for accommodation.

Last Date for Nomination/application 

The last date for receiving nomination/application for this training course is 30th November 2018.

Venue

Council for Social Development, 53 Lodi Estate (KK Birla Marg), New Delhi, 110003

Contact Us

For further information, please contact: Dr. Susmita Mitra, Assistant Professor, Council for Social Development, 53 Lodi Estate (KK Birla Marg), New Delhi, 110003

E-mail: susmita@csdindia.org Telephone: +91-11- 24615383 (ext 220)

The Malcolm and Elizabeth Adiseshiah Award 2019

The Malcolm and Elizabeth Adiseshiah Trust invites nominations for the Malcolm Adiseshiah Award - 2019 and for the recently instituted Elizabeth Adiseshiah Award.

Conditions

The Malcolm Adiseshiah Award is given for Distinguished Contributions to Development Studies.

The Elizabeth Adiseshiah Award (Instituted in 2018) will be presented to a young scholar below the age of 45 as on 1st January of the year of Award for recognized contributions to Development Studies.

The MalColm Adiseshiah Award carries a citation and a cash prize of Rs.2 lakhs. The Awardee is expected to deliver the Malcolm Adiseshiah Memorial Lecture at the presentation ceremony.

Elizabeth Adiseshiah Award will carry a cash prize of Rs.1 lakh. 

The Awardees for both the awards will be chosen by a jury of eminent scholars.

Both awards are open to Indian and foreign scholars ordinarily resident in India.

Self Applications will not be entertained.

Scholars are invited to send the nominations for the Award/s to the Trust before 15th December 2018, to the following address.

The Executive Trustee,

Malcolm & Elizabeth Adiseshiah Trust,

No.103 (Old No.42-45) Luz Church Road,

Mylapore, Chennai – 600 004

Phone – 044 24986229; Fax - 0091-44-24986229.

E mail nominations are accepted at: meatrust@dataone.in or hbnshetty@gmail.com

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Orientation Programme in Social Science Research@ISID


 


 



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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Conference on Banking Sector on December 19, 2018 - EGROW Foundation


 

Greetings from EGROW.

 

We are starting a new Think Tank in India - Foundation for Economic Growth and Welfare (EGROW Foundation) - http://egrowfoundation.org/. The Chairman of EGROW is Dr. Arvind Virmani, former Executive Director, IMF. The Advisory Team of EGROW includes Dr. SS Bhalla, member of Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council (PMAEC) and Dr. Suman Bery, former Director General, NCvAER and former member of PMAEC. 

 

EGROW aims at undertaking policy based research and providing research based policy recommendations.

 

In view of the existing stress on banking sector in India, EGROW is happy to announce a one-day Conference on December 19, 2018 on Banking Sector with a focus on stress resolution. The announcement is as follows -

 

http://egrowfoundation.org/read_post/announcement-conference-on-banking-sector-in-india-december-19-2018/QkRRVS9aTFZCQlpkb1huS2Z4V0t6dz09

 

Look forward to your participation in the conference.

 

Thanks

 

Charan Singh, PhD

Chief Executive and Director

EGROW Foundation

Office - 91 120 430 0403

http://egrowfoundation.org/

 

Friday, October 19, 2018

2019 Clute International Conferences Maui Hawaii | Academic Business (IACB)


2019 Clute International Conferences Maui Hawaii | Academic Business (IACB)

January 1-5, 2019

Sheraton Maui Resort and Spa
Lahaina, Maui

Early Bird Registration: Expires on July 1, 2018
Early Registration: Expires October 12, 2018
Submission Deadline: November 16, 2018

OVERVIEW

The Clute Institute, established in 1985, sponsors all Clute International Conferences to promote excellence in academic research.

Please join us for the Clute International Academic Conference on Business Maui Hawaii (IACB). We encourage a cross-disciplinary exchange of thoughts, ideas and innovation through a variety of teaching methods and perspectives. The conferences provide a platform to enhance your knowledge and professional skills through interaction with colleagues and peers from different nationalities and backgrounds.

Topics may include: Accounting, Banking, Business Education, Business Ethics, Diversity Management, Economics, Finance, Higher Education, Human Resources, Information Systems, International Business, Management, Marketing and Professional Development. For an extensive list of acceptable topics please visit our website. Blind peer reviews are available upon request.

The Clute Institute is also sponsoring the Clute International Conference on Education (ICE), the Clute International Conference on Technology in Education (ICTE) and the Clute International Science Education Conference (ISEC); these conferences run concurrently to the Business Conference and are included in your registration fee.


CONFERENCE VENUE

The Sheraton Maui Resort and Spa located at Black Rock on Ka'anapali Beach and near the West Maui Mountains, the Waihe'e Valley Rainforest and some of the island's most famous snorkeling beaches. A complimentary area shuttle is available to/from Whalers Village, Lahaina Cannery Mall and The Wharf Cinema Center. For more information about the Conference Venue please visit our website at:
https://www.cluteinstitute.com/clute-international-conferences/2019-clute-international-conferences-maui/

INQUIRIES

To learn more about these conferences, the conference hotel, or to register please visit our webpage at:
https://www.cluteinstitute.com/clute-international-conferences/2019-clute-international-conferences-maui/

Email: Contact@cluteinstitute.com
Telephone: 303-904-4750
Website: www.cluteinstitute.com
Sponsored by: The Clute Institute

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Workshop @ NIT, Calicut

Dear All

 

Greetings from SOMS - NIT Calicut !!!

 

The School of Management Studies (SOMS) of the National Institute of Technology, Calicut is conducting 3rd National workshop on "APPLIED DATA SCIENCE AND BUSINESS ANALYTICS WITH PYTHON AND R " during  November 21-25, 2018 . 

 

Data Science is an interdisciplinary field about processes and systems to extract knowledge or insights from large volumes of data in various forms, either structured or unstructured. It is a continuation of rapidly evolving data analysis fields such as data mining and predictive analytics, as well as Knowledge Discovery in Databases (KDD). The objective of this 5 day program is to emphasize broad range of techniques for data science using Python and R

 

The workshop covers all industry-relevant Business Analytics techniques with right mix of theory and hands on sessions. There is good blend of theoretical, hands-on and Do-It-Yourself sessions to make the learning experience less taxing. The duration of the workshop is one week which is ideal for understanding basic & advanced BA techniques and practice all the techniques learned during the course of workshop itself.

 

The workshop is designed for industry & academic professionals and research scholars who are interested to any field of Data Sciences ranging from Operation Research, Business Analytics, Business Intelligence, Bioinformatics and Data Mining.

 

The key resource personnels for this 5 days program are Dr. Animesh Acharjee,Visiting Scientist (Data Analysis), University of Cambridge,  and Senior  Scientist,  University of Birmigham, UK,  and Mr Sandeep Kandukuri, Senior Data Scientist, D4Insight. Other resource persons from  National Institute of Technology Calicut and will also deliver sessions in the workshop. The workshops organised by the institute in 2016 and 2017 was a great success and was highly appreciated.

 

The detailed workshop brochure and Registration Form are attached in this mail. Registration can also be done online by visiting the following page:

 Offline Form &Online Form an Information Brochure

 

 

 

  

There are some limited free hostel accommodations on twin-sharing basis available for out-station candidates who register before 20th Oct 2018.

 

The last date for Registration is 30th Oct 2018.

 

The registration fee includes workshop materials, working meals for 5 days. Boarding and lodging will be provided in the guest rooms of the institute hostel with a nominal payment basis for those who opt for the same in advance

 

For any queries please contact the Coordinators, through email: nwbar@nitc.ac.in.

 

Dr. Muhammad Shafi & Dr. Biplab Bhattacharjee

Coordinators,

3rd NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON "APPLIED DATA SCIENCE AND BUSINESS ANALYTICS WITH PYTHON AND R"

School of Management Studies

National Institute of Technology, Calicut

Phone: 04952286076, 8943001345

nwbar@nitc.ac.in , shafi@nitc.ac.in

International Conference @ IIFM Bhopal

Greetings from the Indian Institute of Forest Management!


We are pleased to inform you that an International conference on "Multi-Disciplinary Approach towards Sustainable Development: Role of Academicians, Corporate, Civil Societies and Citizens" is being organized at IIFM, Bhopal on 21st and 22nd February, 2019.


IIFM is an Autonomous Institute under the Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Government of India. The institute plays crucial role in knowledge generation and dissemination for sustainable development. With the worldwide recognition for achieving triple bottom line (Profit, People and Planet) and emphasis towards achieving Sustainable Development Goals, it is required that people from academics, corporate, civil society, individual should come forward to discuss the strategic ideas for economic development without any negative impact on climate, that bring prosperity for all, and remove poverty, hunger etc.


IIFM cordially invites professionals from the Corporate, Academia/ Policy maker's/ Research scholars/ Civil society to present their conceptual/ research paper/ practice paper/ cases on this globally important topic.

Last date for submission of abstract is 2ndNovember, 2018. Kindly send it atconference@iifm.ac.in,dharmendrah@iifm.ac.inFor more details, brochure is attached with the mail. It can also be downloaded from http://iifm.ac.in/wp-content/uploads/iifm-ars2019.pdf

Block your dates to spend time in the beautiful city and be a part of the great movement.


With regards

Jayashree Dubey, Faculty (Marketing Management)

Conference Convener

Ph. 0755-2773799, 2775703 (ext. 314, 427) 

ARCHDESIGN '18 / VI. International Architectural Design Conference


ARCHDESIGN '18 / VI. International Architectural Design Conference
22nd March 2019
Athens, Greece

The keynote speaker is Zoe Georgiadou from University of West Attica, Athens. All papers will be published in the proceedings e-book (with an ISBN number), which will be given as a DVD at the conference. Participants can also apply to DAKAM's journal; INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN STUDIES to be reviewed.

Enquiries: info@dakam.org
Web address: http://www.dakamconferences.org/archdesign
Sponsored by: DAKAM

Friday, October 12, 2018

Fwd: 3rd International Congress on Technologies in Education (Paris - May 2019)


3rd INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON TECHNOLOGIES IN EDUCATION
MAY 2-3, 2019 | PARIS, FRANCE | Université Paris Diderot

Dear colleague,

We would like to inform you that the 3rd International Congress on Technologies in Education will be held at the Université Paris Diderot in Paris, France on May 2-3, 2019. The Congress is a forum for academics focused on the crucial challenges faced by education in today's world, bringing together local and global perspectives. It is an event that contributes to the exchange of ideas and good practices through the promotion of disciplinary, national, cultural, ethnic and linguistic diversity.

We invite all those who wish to submit a proposal to present their work, be it a lecture, workshop or poster addressing technologies in education through some of the following topics:

Theme 1: Teaching Innovation
Theme 2: Virtual Learning Environments
Theme 3: Models of Distance and Blended Learning
Theme 4: Technologies for Inclusive Education
Theme 5: Technologies for Educational Evaluation
Theme 6: Gamification of Learning
2019 Highlighted Theme: The Use of Virtual Environments as Extended Classrooms

Selected conference papers will be published in associated indexed journal.

The next deadline for submitting a proposal to the Congress (i.e., a title and an abstract) is OCTOBER 19, 2018.

To SUBMIT A PROPOSAL, please visit:
http://techno-education.com/congress/proposal-submission/

To REGISTER for the Congress, please visit:
http://techno-education.com/congress/registration/

For further information, please visit:
http://techno-education.com/congress/call-for-papers/

Do not hesitate to contact us via email at support@techno-education.com.

We look forward to receiving your proposal and meeting you in person in Paris!

Sincerely,

Scientific Committee
International Congress on Technologies in Education
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Enquiries: support@techno-education.com
Web address: http://techno-education.com/congress/call-for-papers/
Sponsored by: International Community of Technologies in Education | Université Paris Diderot

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

INTED2019 (13th annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference)

INTED2019 (13th annual Technology, Education and Development Conference)
March, 11th-13th, 2019
Valencia, Spain
Website: https://iated.org/inted/

Deadline for abstracts submission is November, 29th, 2018 (included)
Abstracts should be submitted on-line at https://iated.org/inted/online_submission

OVERVIEW
You are invited to participate at INTED2019.
This conference will provide the ideal opportunity to present your projects and experiences to an international audience. Also, it will offer participants an overview of the current situation of education, research and new learning innovations.

If you wish to learn more about how educational innovations are changing the world and how technology is influencing the learning/teaching methodologies, then do not miss the opportunity to come to INTED2019.

A TRULY INTERNATIONAL EVENT
After 13 years, INTED has become an annual meeting point for lecturers, researchers, education professionals and technologists.
Every year, INTED brings together over 700 delegates from 80 different countries.

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION
There will be 3 presentation formats: Oral, Poster or Virtual.
You can submit your abstracts proposals until November, 29th, 2018 (included)
Abstracts should be submitted on-line at https://iated.org/inted/online_submission

TOP 5 REASONS TO ATTEND INTED2019
- Present your paper in one of the largest international conferences on education
- Interact with international educators and technologists for future cooperation
- Meet 700 participants from more than 80 countries.
- Learn about education innovations and strategies in 70+ thematic sessions
- Publish your paper in INTED2019 Proceedings.

PUBLICATIONS
- INTED2019 Proceedings will be reviewed for their inclusion in the ISI Conference Proceedings Citation Index (Web of Science). Previous editions are already indexed.
- A DOI number will be assigned to each accepted paper.
- All accepted contributions will be indexed in the IATED Digital Library to form part of our database of innovative projects in Education and Technology.

IMPORTANT DEADLINES
- Abstract Submission Deadline: November 29th, 2018. (included)
- Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: December 26th, 2018.
- Final Paper Submission Deadline: January 17th, 2019. (included)
- Registration deadline for authors: January 17th, 2019. (included)

VENUE
In addition to your professional experience in INTED2019, you will have the occasion to visit Valencia.
Valencia is a city to enjoy, to walk and to discover. It has a large cultural and leisure offer. Its old and modern architecture, excellent weather, golden sandy beaches, large natural parks and tasty gastronomy will make your stay unforgettable.

Also, Valencia is a very accessible city. From Madrid, you can take a high-speed train that will bring you to the centre of the city in less than one and a half hour.

Come and live this unique experience at INTED2019!

Call for Papers @ Palli Siksha Bhavan, Visvabharati

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