Call for Papers


Please note that we have been advised that the BJET submission for full papers has been extended to 31 July 2015.
However, all practitioner notes and revised abstracts do need to be in by 30 June 2015.



Abstracts are invited to contribute an oral or poster presentation for the Emerging Technologies and Authentic Learning in Higher Vocational Education Conference 2015. Abstracts are further invited for oral or poster presentations at the Create Design Thinking workshop day on 3 September 2015.

Abstract guidelines

Abstracts are sought for oral presentations as well as poster presentations, and will be peer-reviewed. All abstracts should be submitted using the SUBMIT AN ABSTRACT button on this website.

Abstracts should be no more than 200 words and presented in English. The abstract should include the research question and purpose of the research, the conceptual / theoretical framework used as well as the methodology and research methods employed during the data production. If available the findings and conclusions of the study should be included.

Information presented in the abstract should not be published prior to the conference. Papers that have been presented at the conference, will be submitted for consideration in the Special Issue of the British Journal of Educational Technology.

Important dates

Second Call for Papers:
1 April 2015

Abstract Submission Closes:
30 April 2015

Abstract review process completed & communicated with proposers:
29 May 2015

Return of revised abstracts:
30 June 2015

BJET submissions:
31 July 2015 (submit directly to BJET)

Registrations between:
1 April 2015 – 31 July 2015

Conference takes place:
31 August : Conference Keynote, Seminar and Workshop Day, Registration & Cocktail Event
1 September 2015 : Conference Keynotes, Oral and Poster Presentations, Gala Dinner
2 September 2015 : Conference Keynotes, Oral and Poster Presentations, Network Dinner
3 September - Creative Design Thinking Workshop