Welcome to the 8th International Conference of Educational Innovation


Participate in the 2021 Call, select one of our thematic lines:

  • ● Educational Trends
  • ● Technologies for Education
  • ● Management of Educational Innovation
  • ● Academic Health Innovation
  • ● Lifelong Training
  • ● EdTech Entrepreneurship

In our 2021 Call, we accept the following types of contributions: Research Presentation, Innovation Presentation, Panels, Book Presentation, Networking Tables, and EdTech Conference.

1.Research papers

Presentation of preliminary or final results of a study that followed a scientific method on an educational research project.

Research papers must include:

  • Paper title in English and Spanish
  • Author’s full name, institution, country, and email (include the previous information for each of the authors, up to a maximum of 5).
  • Thematic line: Educational trends, Technologies for Education, Management of Educational Innovation, Academic Innovation of Health innovation, or Lifelong Learning.
  • Abstract: 200 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5 in English and Spanish.
  • Keywords: 4 words max in English and Spanish.
  • Introduction: 200 words maximum. Arial font letter 10. Line spacing 1.5.
  • Development: 2000 words maximum, including theoretical framework, problem approach, method, results, and discussion.
  • Conclusions: 200 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5.
  • APA style references: French sangria. Only the cited references, alphabetically.
  • Acknowledgments: Optional section to thank contributors or sponsors. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5.

The results of the research submitted must have been obtained or carried out between January 2020 and June 2021.

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2.Innovation papers

These are presentations of reports about educational innovation experiences in which the innovative situation, participants, and results are described. No research results are required in these papers.

Innovation papers must include:

  • Innovation project paper title in English and Spanish
  • Author’s full name, institution, country, and email (include the previous information for each of the authors, up to a maximum of 5).
  • Thematic line: Educational trends, Technologies for Education, Management of Educational Innovation, Academic Innovation of Health innovation, or Lifelong Learning.
  • Abstract: 200 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5 in English and Spanish.
  • Keywords: 4 words max in English and Spanish.
  • Introduction: 200 words maximum. Arial font letter 10. Line spacing 1.5.
  • Development: 2000 words maximum, including theoretical framework, description of innovation, implementation process and evaluation of results.
  • Conclusions: 200 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5.
  • APA style references: French sangria. Only the cited references, alphabetically.
  • Acknowledgments: Optional section to thank contributors or sponsors. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5.

The results of the innovation submitted must have been obtained or carried out between January 2020 and June 2021.

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3.Panel

It analyzes an educational theme from the perspectives of different panelists that will contribute to the understanding of a phenomenon in educational innovation.

Panel proposals must include:

  • Panel name in English and Spanish
  • Coordinator name.
  • Thematic line: Educational trends, Technologies for Education, Management of Educational Innovation, Academic Innovation of Health innovation, Lifelong Learning, or EdTech Entrepreneurship.
  • Panelists: From 3 to 5 (including the coordinator without naming them again here).
  • An original image, related to the panel’s subject, to be used in its promotion.
  • Abstract: 250 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5 in English and Spanish.
  • Keywords: 4 words max in English and Spanish.
  • Objectives: From 2 to 3. 200 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5.
  • Contributions and themes to be addressed. 250 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5.
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4.Book presentations

Presentations of books associated with the themes from the Conference. The presentation must highlight the contribution of the work to the field of educational innovation, as well as a critical perspective of it.

Proposals for the book presentations must include:

  • Book title in English and Spanish.
  • Full name of the author (s), institution, country, email address.
  • Full name of the commentator (or commentators, from 2 to 4) institution, country, email address.
  • Thematic line: Educational trends, Technologies for Education, Management of Educational Innovation, Academic Innovation of Health innovation, or Lifelong Learning.
  • Abstract: 250 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5 in English and Spanish.
  • Keywords: 4 words max in English and Spanish.
  • Book contributions: 200 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5.
  • Subjects addressed: 200 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5.
  • Full details of the book in APA format.
  • Include book cover.

The books submitted must have been published as of January 1, 2019.

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5.Networking tables

This format allows high interaction between the participants organized into informal groups that share similar interests about a subject related to the themes of the Conference. Networking tables allow the discussion of new ideas, concepts, strategies, procedures, and/or research, as well as the creation of new alliances with particular purposes.

Proposals for network tables must include:

  • Name of the networking table.
  • Name and contact details of the networking table coordinator.
  • Thematic line: Educational trends, Technologies for Education, Management of Educational Innovation, Academic Innovation of Health innovation, Lifelong Learning, or EdTech Entrepreneurship.
  • Sub-theme: review and select the sub-themes that are included in each thematic line at the following address https://ciie.itesm.mx/en/temas-convocatoria/
  • Summary of the networking table (250 words maximum, Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5).
  • Abstract: 250 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5 in English and Spanish.
  • Keywords: 4 words max in English and Spanish.
  • Objectives: From 2 to 3. 200 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5.
  • Interaction format to be used to achieve the objectives of the networking table: 200 words maximum.
  • The target audience for the networking table.
  • Table contributions (expected impact or benefit): 250 words maximum. Arial font, 10pts. Line spacing 1.5.
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6.EdTech Conference (applies only to the thematic line of Entrepreneurship EdTech)

Dynamic presentation of knowledge, ideas, and experiences on the topic of EdTech Entrepreneurship.

EdTech Conference proposals must include:

  • Conference title in Spanish and English
  • Exhibitor's name
  • Contact E-Mail
  • The sector to which the startup belongs
  • Audience to whom the conference addressed
  • Conference description (maximum 200 words, Arial 10 font, 1.5 spacing) Spanish and English
  • Short bio of the exhibitor (maximum 700 characters) Spanish and English
  • Organization/company that represents
  • Brief description of the organism it represents
  • Agency address
  • Managing Director
  • Company phone
  • Website (if you have one)
  • Social networks of the company (in case of having any)
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