HEAd 2019 : 5th International Conference on Higher Education Advances
Call For Papers
5th International Conference on Higher Education Advances
June 26 - 28, 2019. Valencia, Spain
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After the great success of the previous HEAd conferences, which
received submissions from more than 50 countries, we are pleased to
announce the Fifth International Conference on Higher Education Advances (HEAd'19).
This conference is an excellent forum for researchers and
practitioners to exchange ideas, experiences, opinions and research
results relating to the preparation of students, teaching/learning
methodologies and the organization of educational systems.
The HEAd'19 conference will be held on June 26-28, 2019 at the Faculty
of Business Administration and Management of the Universitat
Politecnica de Valencia (UPV), which has been recently ranked as the
best technical university in Spain by the Academic Ranking of World
Universities (ARWU) 2018.
TOPICS OF INTEREST:
The program committee encourages the submission of articles that
communicate applied and empirical findings of interest to higher
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following
- Innovative materials and new tools for teaching
- Teaching and learning experiences
- Educational technology (e.g., virtual labs, e-learning)
- Evaluation and assessment of student learning
- Emerging technologies in learning (e.g., MOOC, OER, gamification)
- Scientific and research education
- Experiences outside the classroom (e.g., practicums, mobility)
- New teaching/learning theories and models
- Globalization in education and education reforms
- Education economics
- Entrepreneurship and learning for employment
- Education accreditation, quality and assessment
- Competency-based learning and skill assessment
Submission deadline: February 1, 2019
Author notification: April 3, 2019
Camera ready due: April 24, 2019
Conference dates: June 26-28, 2019
All accepted papers will appear in the conference proceedings with a
DOI and ISBN number. They will be published in open access by UPV
Press and submitted to be indexed in major international bibliographic databases.
Previous editions are indexed in the Thomson-Reuters Conference
Proceedings Citation Index - *Web of Science* Core Collection (former
The Program Committee will select the winners for the Best Paper and
Best Student Paper awards. To be eligible for the best student paper
award, the presenting author of the paper must be a full-time student.
Authors from all over the world are invited to submit original and
unpublished papers, which are not under review in any other conference
or journal. All papers will be peer reviewed by the program committee
based on their originality, significance, methodological soundness,
and clarity of exposition.
Submitted papers must be written in English and should be in PDF format.
They must follow the instructions in the template file, available in
Microsoft Word format at:
Paper length must be between 4 and 8 pages, incorporating all text,
references, figures and tables. Submissions imply the willingness of
at least one author to register, attend the conference, and present the paper.
HEAd'19 is using the OCS platform of UPV Press to manage the
submissions. This platform provides you with a submissions homepage
where you can register your paper submission and make appropriate
changes. The submission website is:
ABOUT THE VENUE:
Valencia is the third largest city in Spain and is located on the
shore of the Mediterranean Sea. It embraces culture and tradition from
the past combined with singular architecture, exciting gastronomy,
nightlife, and beautiful white sand beaches. Valencia is the capital
city of the Comunitat Valenciana region, which is major tourist
destination in summer. More info at:
The organizing committee looks forward to welcoming you all to a
fruitful conference with open discussions and important networking to
promote high quality education.