|SOLSTICE 2009 Conference - Call for Proposals|
|Monday, 19 January 2009|
The SOLSTICE Centre for Excellence in Teaching & Learning at Edge Hill University is pleased to announce its 4th international conference:
Its All in the Blend?
The SOLSTICE conference attracts colleagues from the higher education sector worldwide wishing to share knowledge, expertise and skills relating relationships between research, innovation, and development to the enhancement of student learning through the intelligent development of technologies.
The 2009 conference will actively explore the blend between innovation, research and development of supported and blended online learning and we welcome papers, presentations, demonstrations and posters on the following themes:
Researching elearning notions of impact and effect using technologies Theoretical bases of elearning and learning environments Technologies and learning environments - physical and virtual spaces Impacting on students learning - cause and effect In development
We are delighted to announce that Dr Rhona Sharpe, Principal Lecturer in Educational Development, Oxford Brookes University and Professor Tara Brabazon, Professor of Media at the University of Brighton will both deliver keynote speeches at our conference.
Call for proposals
The deadline for receipt of abstracts (up to 300 words) is 5pm on Monday 2nd February 2009. Full details of the themes and call for proposals are available from the conference website:http://www.edgehill.ac.uk/solstice/conference2009.
The conference is open to academic and academic related colleagues in the further and higher education sector, both national and international.