FIRST CALL FOR PAPERS
submissions accepted now through Nov. 30
Informing Science & IT Education:
A Conference in Four Parts:
Connect, TeachIT, TeLE, and Inform
June 22 – 27, 2012
Concordia University, Montr�al, Canad�
InSITE: Connect consists of study in various locations on the transmission of information across time and space by focusing on the interrelationship between context (historical forces and culture) and information/knowledge transfer.
InSITE: Inform solicits papers in any area that explores issues in effectively and efficiently informing clients through IT (information technology. The purpose is to encourage and enable the sharing of knowledge and collaboration among the wide variety of fields that use information technology to inform clients. Here are some of these areas: Communications, Community and Society, Computer Science, Data Communications, Distance Education, eCommerce, Education, Government, Health Care, Human Resources, Medicine, History, Information & Library Sciences, Journalism, Justice and Law, Mathematics, Management, Psychology, Public Policy, Sociology, Technology, and Working Together.
InSITE: TeachIT focuses on research topics related to teaching IT, including curricular issues, capstone courses, pedagogy, and emerging topics in IT. Papers that cover research in Information Technology Education, such as Curriculum and Techniques for teaching IT are invited.
InSITE: TeLE focuses on research topics related to using IT to teach. For example, these topics include e-Learning, m-Learning, making classroom teaching more effective, and distance learning. Papers that deal with any aspect of knowledge, e-asessment, eLearning, eportfolios, distance education, instructional technologies, mLearning, and learning objects (theory, practice, innovation, & research) are invited.
Hosted by: John Molson School of Business, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
Join the International Board of Reviewers: If you have time in December to provide mentoring reviews of three submissions, please see http://volunteer.InSITE.nu. Reviewers earn a conference registration discount.
InSITE THE FRIENDLY PROFESSIONAL CONFERENCEWe are a conference where colleagues mentor their colleagues, drawing together those who teach, research, and use information technologies (regardless of discipline) to share knowledge with others on how best to use IT to inform clients.
But it is not just science and the creation of knowledge.
During the conference, on June 24 enjoy St. John the Baptist Day with its Fireworks and free public concerts
The day following the conference the Montreal Jazz Festival starts with its 800 concerts — two-third of which are free — and 600 activities, from noon to midnight!