Call for Papers SIIE15 – Submission Deadline Extended 13-07-2015

XVII International Symposium on Computers in Education
Setúbal, Portugal | 25 – 27 november 2015


The 17th edition of the International Symposium on Computers in Education (SIIE) will be held in Setúbal, Portugal, from 25 to 27 November 2015.
The International Symposium on Computers in Education (SIIE) is an international forum for presenting, discussing and reflecting on research, development and practices in the field of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in Education.
The previous editions were held alternately between Spain and Portugal, providing a space for researchers, educators and institutional representatives to exchange and debate ideas. SIIE has become a reference, particularly in the Ibero-American context.

The 17th edition of SIIE encourages the submission of original contributions in English (preferred), Spanish or Portuguese in various areas including, but not limited to, the following:
For this edition of SIIE15, there are some selected themes:

ICT and learning approaches
ICT and teachers’ professional development
ICT and new approaches to the teaching/learning process
Design, framing and evaluation of digital educational resources
Computing in Education
Educational Robotics
Coding and Learning
Games and Simulations in Education
ICT in Distance Learning
Mobile/ubiquitous computing in education
Social and learning networks
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) and distance learning
Other ICT Topic

Invited keynote speakers
Paper presentation
Short paper presentation

Official Languages
English (preferred)

Paper publication
Accepted papers will be published in the Symposium Proceedings.
Best papers presented at the Symposium will be selected, according to the Program Committee evaluation, for publication in the following:

> IEEE Revista Iberoamericana de Tecnologías del Aprendizaje,

> Medi@ções, biannual electronic journal of the School of Education of the Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal (

>Sensos-e, Multimedia Journal of Research in Education of the Centre of Research & Innovation in Education (

The Organizing Committee is currently involved in negotiations to ensure the publication of papers in other reference publications.

Paper submission
All contributions must be sent as PDF (preferred) or Word format and follow the official IEEE eXpress Conference Publishing
Paper contributions will be limited to 6 pages, Short paper contributions will be limited to 4 pages and Posters contributions to 2 pages.
All proposals must be anonymously submitted, the authors name and institution should not be included in the submitted file. These data should only be included in the submission form.
Proposals will be submitted through


13/07/2015 Papers submission ends
13/09/2015 Review results sent out
30/09/2015 Submission of final version of accepted proposals
10/10/2015 Deadline for registration of authors of accepted papers
25/11/2015 SIIE 15 begins

For registrations paid until October 4, 2015
Registration fee: 150 €

For registrations paid after October 4, 2015
Registration fee: 180 €

Emerging Researchers Bursaries
SIIE15 has decided to offer financial support for two emerging researchers from low GDP European countries to enable their participation.
The bursary consists of free entry to the SIIE (and social events), a 300 € travel bursary
and free accommodation (Students’ Residence).
The bursary is for PhD students and new researchers within one year of completing their PhD in order to allow them to participate in SIIE15 in Setúbal.

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