WBE-2009 CALL FOR PAPERS

The 8th International Conference on Web-Based Education (WBE-2009)

March 16-18, 2009

NOVOTEL Phuket Resort and Conference Center PHUKET, THAILAND

URL: http://www.iasted.org/conferences/home-644.html

IMPORTANT DATES:

Submissions (papers, sessions, tutorials) due: December 1, 2008

Notification of acceptance: January 9, 2009

Final manuscript due: January 29, 2009

Registration and full payment:  February 2, 2009

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:

Prof. Demetrios G Sampson, Ph.D. (Greece) Chair, IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Learning Technologies Director, ASK@ITI, Centre for Research and Technology - Hellas

INVITED SPEAKER:

Prof. Toshio Okamoto, Ph.D. (Japan)

Director, e-Learning Centre, University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan President, Japanese Society for Information and Systems on Education

CONFERENCE PROGRAM:

- 8th international competition of Ph.D. students in the WBE area

- 5th international competition of non-commercial Software Systems and Tools for WBE area

- regular conference sessions, panels, and round-table meetings

- tutorials, special sessions and workshops

CONFERENCE VENUE:

Novotel Phuket Resort and Conference Center

URL: http://www.phuket.com/novotel/

COLLABORATING ORGANIZATIONS:

The International Society for Engineering Education (IGIP)

Tsyolkovsky Moscow Aviation Technological University (MATU) Fund, Russia

The Japanese Society for Information and System in Education (JSISE), Japan

E-learning Center, Shiga University, Japan

National University Telecommunications Network (NUTN), USA

Centro di Ricerca sui Sistemi Informativi (CeRSI), Italy

The Italian Association for Information Systems

COPEC - Council of Researches in Education and Sciences (Brazil)

Multimedia Applications Development Research Centre, University of Craiova, Romania

Interlabs Research Institute, Bradley University, USA

Advanced eServices for the Knowledge Society Research Unit (ASK), Greece  

IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Learning Technology (IEEE TC LT)

Tallinn University of Technology

CONFERENCE AWARDS (as of Oct 15, 2008):

- WBE-2009 Best Conference Paper Award

- WBE-2009  Best Ph.D. Student Presentation Award

- WBE-2009  Best Non-commercial Software System Award

 CONTACT INFORMATION:

Ms. Ailin Zhu, WBE-2009 Conference Manager

WBE-2009 Secretariat

B6, Suite 101, 2509 Dieppe Avenue SW

Calgary, Alberta

Canada T3E 7J9

Tel: 403-288-1195

Fax: 403-247-6851

Email: calgary@iasted.org

Web Site: www.iasted.org