Conference Overview

The International Council for Education Media is an international organization that brings together global expertise in the field of educational technology. Its annual conference is an interdisciplinary forum that provides opportunities for educators, researchers, media producers, and practitioners to meet and debate issues that relate to educational technology. We invite you to participate in this prestigious event and submit your paper, poster, roundtable or workshop for presentation. The conference will take place in Nicosia, Cyprus.


The conference is organized by the international research and development center CARDET (Centre for the Advancement of Research and Development in Educational Technology), in collaboration with the International Council for Educational Media, the University of Nicosia, and other partners. CARDET is the leading R&D center in the Mediterranean region with a portfolio of more than 80 projects in 20 countries. For more information about CARDET visit


To register for the workshop on “Design principles for pedagogic multimedia” offered on Wednesday from 3pm-6pm, send an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . For details about the workshop, click here (DOC) or here (PDF).


Opportunities for Publication

Accepted papers will have 3 opportunities for publication:

  • Accepted papers will be included in the edited book of Conference Proceedings
  • Selected papers will be included in a special Book on the conference theme to be published
  • Selected papers will be invited for possible inclusion in the Educational Media International journal (peer reviewed scholarly journal).





Keynotes & Invited speakers

Professor John Hedberg, Millennium Innovations Chair in ICT and Education, Director of the ICT Innovations Centre at Macquarie University

Dr. Grainne Conole, Professor of Learning Innovation, Director of the Beyond Distance Research Alliance, University of Leicester

Kati Tuurala, CEE Director of Education, Microsoft

Professor Marina McIsaac, Professor Emeritus Arizona State University, Former. President of ICEM. Director of International Relations at CARDET

Dr. George Veletsianos, Assistant Professor, University of Texas, Austin

Dr Matt Bower, Senior Lecturer, Macquarie University, Australia

Dr Symeon Retalis, Assistant Professor, University of Piraeus

Dr. Johannes Cronjé, Dean of Informatics and Design, Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Dr. Daniel Churchill, Assistant Professor, University of Hong Kong