EITT 2016 Convention

The Fifth International Conference on Educational Innovation through Technology (EITT 2016)

Tainan, Taiwan, September 22-24, 2016

Society of International Chinese in Educational Technology (SICET) will organize its fifth International Conference of Educational Innovation through Technology (EITT2016) to provide a forum for researchers and teachers who study technology and education to publish research findings and exchange experiences in related topics. The conference will be held on September 22-24, 2016 in Tainan, Taiwan. You are invited to present at EITT2016 to share your findings with your peers, the professional practitioners and researches from various disciplines around the world. The first EITT conference was successfully held in Beijing, China during August 10-12, 2012. The second EITT took place in Williamsburg, Virginia, USA during November 4-6, 2013. The third was held in Brisbane, Australia during Oct. 27-30, 2014, and the forth was held in Wuhan, China during Oct. 16-18, 2015. Founded in 2003, the SICET is a non-political, and non-profit academic organization. The mission of SICET is to establish and strengthen international academic connections, exchanges, research, and studies in educational technology for teaching and learning, and to promote the application of educational technology in education. The conference proceedings will be published by IEEE, with best papers recommended for publication in special issues of international journals. (All articles in the EITT2014 and EITT2015 proceedings have been successfully indexed in EI (Compendex). Likewise, the organizer of this year conference will also cooperate with Conference Publishing Services (CPS) to publish the EITT2016 proceedings. All files of the conference proceedings will be submitted to Xplore and, upon acceptance, submitted for indexing in EI (Compendex).)

Topics of interests include but not limit to the following:

  • Educational information strategies, policies, and assessment.
  • Theories and practices of educational technology integration into curriculum.
  • Theories and practices of open and distance education.
  • Intelligence, mobile, and ubiquitous learning.
  • Theories and practices for teacher education and development.
  • Innovation of Chinese and language teaching in digital learning environment.
  • Development and application practice of education platform.
  • Technology, structure, standards, and system in education informalization.

Three types of submission are invited for EITT 2016:

  1. Refereed paper: (with peer-review and 3-6 pages in length)
  2. Poster: (with review and 1 pages in length)
  3. Workshop/Tutorial: (workshop's organizers handle the review process)

<<The details of submission can be referred to by the "Call For Submission" page>>

<<download EITT2016 CFP File here>>

Important Dates: 

  • Paper Submission: March 20th, 2016 (extended to) April 15th, 2016(extended to) April 30th, 2016
  • Author Notification: May 5th, 2016
  • Final Manuscript Due: June 15th, 2016
  • Early Registration Due: July 1st, 2016

For more detail, please check the official site of EITT2016 

Organization

Organized by:

  • Society of International Chinese in Educational Technology (SICET)

Hosted by:

  • Department of Information and Learning Technology, National University of Tainan, Taiwan.
  • Teaching-Learning Resources Center, Takming University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Technically Co-Sponsor:

  • IEEE Computational Intelligence Society Tainan Chapter

Technical Committee Chairs:

  • Yueh-Min Huang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
  • Bor-Chen Kuo, National Taichung University of Education, Taiwan
  • Harrison Hao Yang, State University of New York, USA and Central China Normal University, China
  • Nian-Shing Chen, National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan
  • Gwo-Dong Chen, National Central University, Taiwan
  • Shian-Shyong Tseng, Asia University, Taichung, Taiwan
  • Timothy K. Shih, National Central University, Taiwan
  • Yiung-Chin Huang, Takming University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Conference Chairs:

  • Chih-Kai Chang, National University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Gwo-Jen Hwang, Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
  • Li Chen, Beijing Normal University, China
  • Jiangang Cheng, Tsinghua University, China
  • Tzung-Hsien Huang, National University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • David So-De Shyu, Takming University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Organization Chairs

  • Tsung-Yen Chuang, National University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Juhong Liu, James Madison University, USA
  • Chang-Shing Lee, National University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Bang-An Rau, Takming University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
  • Chih-Hsiao Tsai, Takming University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Organization Co-Chairs

  • Jun-Ming Su, University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Shu-Yuan Tao, Takming University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Local Arrangement Chairs:

  • Hsin-Chih Lin, National University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Yen-Tzu Chen, National University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Mei-Chen Ta, Takming University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Program Committee Chairs

  • Ju-Ling Shih, National University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Jing Lei, Syracuse University, USA
  • Qingtang Liu, Central China Normal University, China

Program Committee Members: (Continue Updating)

  • Anthony Y. H. Liao, Asia University, Taiwan
  • Cheng-Hsu Huang, Hwa Hsia University of Technology, Taiwan
  • Chien-Tzu Candace Chou, University of Saint Thomas, Minnesota, USA
  • Chih-Yuan Sun, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
  • Chorng-shiuh Koong, National Taichung University of Education, Taiwan
  • Chun-Chia Lee, Fooyin University, Taiwan
  • Chun-Hsiung Tseng, Nanhua University, Taiwan
  • Chun-Yan Yu, Chuzhou University, China
  • De-Ru Song, Chuzhou University, China
  • Fang-Tz Ma, Lunghwa University of Science and Technology,  Taiwan
  • Fei Gao, Bowling Green State University, USA
  • Guoqiang Cui, Virginia Tech University, USA
  • Hong-Ren Chen, National Taichung University of Education, Taiwan
  • Hong Zhan, Embry–Riddle Aeronautical University, USA
  • Huan Xiang, Beijing Normal University, China
  • Hui-Chun Chu, Soochow University, Taiwan
  • Hsin-Tzu Chen, Chinese Culture University, Taiwan
  • Jia-Sheng Heh, Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan
  • Jianping Zhang, Zhejiang University, China
  • Jihua Song, Bejing Normal University, China
  • Jingyan Lu, Hong Kong University, China
  • Jing-Yun Wang, Kyushu University, Japan
  • Jiun-Yu Wu, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
  • Jui-Long Hung, Boise State University, USA
  • Kuo-chen Li, Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan
  • Lin Lin, North Texas University, USA
  • Li Yuan, University of Bolton, UK
  • Qiyun Wang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Shaogang Zhang, Open University, China
  • Shih-Nung Chen, Asia University, Taiwan
  • Shien Yung Cheng, Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan
  • Shuyang Wang, University of Southern Mississippi, USA
  • Suparp Kanyacome, Kasetsart University, Thailand
  • Tosti Hsu-Cheng Chiang, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
  • Tzone-I Wang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
  • Tsung-Ju Lee, National Penghu University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
  • Weiyuan Zhang, Hong Kong University, China
  • Wenge Guo, Beijing University, China
  • Xiaojun Chen, St. John's University, USA
  • Xiaoxue Wang, Florida Gulf Coast University, USA
  • Xiaoqing Gu, East China University, China
  • Yifei Wang, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Yuan-Hsuan Lee, National Taichung University of Education, Taiwan
  • Yung-Hui Chen, Lung Hwa University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
  • Yu-Sheng Su, National Central University, Taiwan
  • Zhi-Feng Liu, National Central University, Taiwan
  • Zuochen Zhang, Windsor University, Canada

Visual Design Chair:

  • Tz-Han Huang, Takming University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Workshop/Tutorial Chairs:

  • Chi-Syan Lin, University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Lu Wang, Capital Normal University, Beijing, China

Registration Chairs:

  • I-wen Huang, University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Chih-Hsiao Tsai, Takming University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Publication Chairs

  • Jun-Ming Su, University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Xinguo Yu, Central China Normal University, China

Publicity Chairs:

  • Koun-Tem Sun, University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Chien-I Lee, National University of Tainan, Taiwan
  • Xibin Han, Tsinghua University, China
  • Geping Liu, Southwest University, China
  • Yuping Wang, Griffith University, Australia

Call For Submission

Call For Refereed Paper:

Important Dates: 

  • Paper Submission: March 20th, 2016 (extended to) April 15th, 2016(extended to) April 30th, 2016
  • Author Notification: May 5th, 2016
  • Final Manuscript Due: June 15th, 2016
  • Early Registration Due: July 1st, 2016

Manuscript Format of Papers:

Do not exceed 6 single-space double column, 8.5 x 11-inch pages (including figures, tables and references) in 11 point Times Roman or similar font. Number each page. Include an abstract, five to ten keywords, the technical area(s) most relevant to your paper, and the corresponding author's e-mail address. Submissions should represent original, substantive research results. We will not accept any paper which, at the time of submission, is under review for or has already been published (or accepted) for publication in another conference or journal.

Submission of Papers:

Each paper submitted to EITT2016 will be carefully evaluated based on originality, significance, technical soundness, and clarity of exposition and should be prepared according to the IEEE proceedings template (http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html). It must be 3-6 pages in length, including a 200-word abstract, references and tables/figures. Authors should submit their manuscripts in PDF format to EITT2016 on EasyChair (https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=eitt2016) by logging in with their EasyChair username and password (non-members may signup for an account).

If authors have any queries on submissions, please do not hesitate to e-mail: EITT2016@gmail.com.

Call For Posters:

Description of Posters:

All accepted posters will be displayed in a prominent place, and a dedicated time for presenters to discuss their work. The poster's language can be English or Chinese because all accepted posters will Not be included in the IEEE digital library, but they will appear in the program of proceedings.

Important Dates (Poster): 

  • Poster Submission: May 25th, 2016
  • Author Notification: June 10th, 2016
  • Early Registration Due: July 1st, 2016

Abstract Format of Posters:

Do not exceed 1 single-space and single-column, 8.5 x 11-inch page (including Title, Authors (with Affiliation and e-mail), Abstract, and five to ten keywords) in 11 point Times Roman or similar font.

Submission of Poster:

Authors must submit their manuscripts in PDF format to EITT2016 on EasyChair (https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=eitt2016) by logging in with their EasyChair username and password (non-members may signup for an account) and clicking on New Submission while selecting the track: "Poster Track".

Final Format of Accepted Posters:

Presenters need to bring the completed poster (with your own display device if necessary) to EITT2016 for the display at the time and location specified in the EITT2016 program. Your final poster needs to follow the following guidelines:

Sizes:  AO, A1 Type: Minimum of 16 point font size for body text (Include images where possible to illustrate key ideas)

Workshop/Tutorial Proposals Submission:

All workshop/Tutorial proposals should be submitted as a single PDF file by emailing to Workshop/Tutorial Chairs:

Submission of Workshop Papers: (English or Chinese is acceptable)

Each workshop paper submitted to EITT2016 should be prepared according to the IEEE proceedings template (http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html). It must be 3-6 pages in length, including a 200-word abstract, references and tables/figures. Authors should submit their manuscripts in PDF format to EITT2016 on EasyChair (https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=eitt2016) by logging in with their EasyChair username and password (non-members may signup for an account) and clicking on New Submission while selecting the track: "Workshop's Title Track".

Keynotes

Biswas

Gautam Biswas, Professor,

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science,
Computer Engineering,
Engineering Management,
Senior Research Scientist,
Institute for Software Integrated Systems (ISIS), Fellow, IEEE

Contact Us

Dr. Chih-Kai Chang(chang4chihkai@gmail.com),

Department of Information and Learning Technology, National University of Tainan, Taiwan.

33, Sec. 2, Shu-Lin St., Tainan 70005, Taiwan.

Tel: 886-6-2133111

Dr. Ju-Ling Shih(juling450@gmail.com),

Department of Information and Learning Technology, National University of Tainan, Taiwan.

33, Sec. 2, Shu-Lin St., Tainan 70005, Taiwan.

Tel: 886-6-2133111

Dr. Tsung-Yen Chuang(chuangyen@mail.nutn.edu.tw),

Department of Information and Learning Technology, National University of Tainan, Taiwan.

33, Sec. 2, Shu-Lin St., Tainan 70005, Taiwan.

Tel: 886-6-2133111

Dr. Jun-Ming Su (jmsu@mail.nutn.edu.tw)

Department of Information and Learning Technology, National University of Tainan, Taiwan.

33, Sec. 2, Shu-Lin St., Tainan 70005, Taiwan.

Tel: 886-6-2133111