IERG 9th International Conference 2014 – Call for papers

Imagination: The great workhorse of learning

Conference dates:  Wednesday, July 2nd through Friday, July 4th, 2014

Location: Harbour Centre, Simon Fraser University Vancouver, Canada

This year, the IERG again invites researchers, educators, practitioners, students, and policymakers to join us in continuing to shift the paradigms of theory and practice in education. We welcome proposals on a diverse range of research and practice concerning uses of the imagination in educating.  We welcome a variety of forms of theoretical or practical presentation, including papers, round table sessions, demonstrations, hands-on activities, and other formats that might suit your contribution.


Please send a one-page outline of your proposal to

 Please include:

1.    Name presenter(s)

2.    Address, telephone and E-mail address

3.    Organization and position

4.    Abstract: 100-150 words (Title of abstract in bold).

5.    How your presentation relates to Imaginative Education.

6.    Category.

7.    Your session choice: 45 min. presentation or 90 min. workshop

All proposals are carefully reviewed to ensure that they meet content standards and align with the IERG conference theme. We greatly appreciate all proposal submissions. Due to limited space and available sessions, however, we are only able to accept a certain number of proposals.  Should your proposal be accepted for presentation at the IERG 2014 International Conference on Imagination and Education, you and any co-presenters are required to register and pay the presenters fee, within a 2 week period following the notification of acceptance.

Submission Deadline: March 31st, 2014

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