The 2018 ICEM conference took place in the beautiful city of Tallinn, Estonia and will be hosted by our friends at the Tallinn University in cooperation with HITSA (Estonian Agency for IT in Education) and EERA (European Educational Research Association) from September 5 to 7.

The official website of the conference:



The theme of the conference is:

Digital Turn in Education 

Conference topics are:

● digital innovation and change management in schools
● school-wide policies and best practices in introducing BYOD in classrooms
● e-textbooks and the next generation digital publishing services in educational domain
● e-assessment and e-exams
● digital competences of students and teachers
● digital learning ecosystems
● learning design and learning analytics
● digital safety in schools
● innovative digital pedagogies
​Tracks of the conference are:
1 - Workshops (in Estonian, Russian and English)
2 - Main conference (only in English)
3 - Industry track and fair
4 - Visits to local schools and innovative tech companies (guides in English)
Important​ ​dates:
● Submission deadline for abstracts and workshop proposals through EasyChair: ​ ​March​ ​16,​ ​2018
● Full paper submission deadline: April​ ​17,​ ​2018
● Camera-ready versions by​ ​June​ ​12,​ ​2018
● Early-bird registration by July​ ​15,​ ​2018

Submit your abstract HERE and please use Springer LNCS template.

Accepted and presented full and short papers will be published in Springer series Lecture Notes in Educational Technology. Program Committee will select a shortlist of best papers to be published as revised and extended versions in three peer-reviewed journals: Educational Media International, Education and Information Technologies, and
Accepted abstracts will be published in the online proceedings compendium on the conference web site.
Conference​ ​organisation
Conference​ ​chairs:

● Otto Benavides, ICEM & California State University, Fresno
● Mart Laanpere, Tallinn University
Program​ ​chairs:
● Hannah Gerber, ICEM & S.Houston State University
● Eva Dobozy, ICEM & Curtin University
● Terje Väljataga, Tallinn University
Workshop​ ​chairs:
● Ray Laverty, ICEM
● Kai Pata, Tallinn University
Industry​ ​track​ ​chairs:
● Anita Stangl, ICEM