I KERA International Conference

Trends in Eurasian Educational Policy and Practice

9-11 February 2017
Welcome to the I KERA International Conference! The conference will take place on 9-11 February 2017, at Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan..
kazakhstan Educational Research Association is a leading academic educational research organisation in Central Asia, and a member of the European Educational Research Association.
Our first international conference will bring together participants from across Central Asia, Russia, China and the Caucasus to discuss the theme of ‘Trends in Eurasian Educational Policy and Practice’.

Speakers

The I KERA International Conference features a lineup of distinguished international speakers.
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Theo Wubbels

Theo

Wubbels

President, European Educational Research Association

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Peter Wood

Peter

Wood

President, National Association of Scholars, United States


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Marguerite Clarke

Marguerite

Clarke

Senior Education Specialist, Education Global Practice, World Bank

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Dingyong Hou

Dingyong

Hou

Senior Education Specialist, World Bank

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TBC


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Gulbakhyt Menlibekova

Gulbakhyt

Menlibekova

Professor, Eurasian National University


Submissions

Papers will be accepted online via our online submission system. Abstracts should be between 400 and 600 words in length. You may read the full requirements via the link above.
The deadline has now passed.

Registration

The Conference attendence fee is 10,000 tenge for participants from high GDP countries, 5,000 tenge for participants from low or medium GDP countries, and 2,000 tenge for student participants, regardless of nationality.
The pre-registration system is now closed. You may still register on the day of the conference, but the Organising Committee is not able to guarantee provision of certificates.

Location

The Conference will take place at Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan.

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Places to Stay

Accommodation options within easy reach of the conference venue.
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Grand Park Esil Hotel, Astana

Grand Park Esil
Historic 4-star hotel on Astana’s right bank

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Hilton Garden Inn, Astana

Hilton Garden Inn
Centrally-located international hotel with modern amenities

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Radisson Hotel, Astana

Radisson Park Inn
Two hotels – one luxury, one budget – on the bank of Ishim River


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Duman Hotel, Astana

Duman Hotel
Contemporary 4-star hotel in Astana’s Central Park

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IBIS Hotel, Astana

IBIS Hotel
Three-star Accor Group hotel on Astana’s Right Bank

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Tengri Hotel, Astana

Tengri Hotel
Affordable hotel on Astana’s Right Bank

Corporate Participation

If you would like to exhibit at the I KERA International Conference, please contact us at conference.kera (at) gmail.com.
Stalls at the conference are available for 100,000 tenge for two days.
To exhibit, please contact us by 30 December 2016.