The Shanghai Educational Forum:

The Shanghai Education Forum:

Future Intelligent Educational Environments

2nd-4th July, 2014 (part of the 10th International Conference on Intelligent Environments)

Sponsored by the IEEE 'Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society' with technical sponsorship from 'IEEE SMC Technical Committee on Human-Computer Interaction and in cooperation with The Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering (ICST) Co-Organized by Shanghai International Studies University (SISU), Shanghai Jiaotong University (SJTU), and University of Essex

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Organising Committee:


Forum Chair: Dr. Minjuan Wang, Shanghai International Studies University (SISU-Oriental Scholar, Shanghai), San Diego State University (USA)
Paper Review Chair: Dr. Sabine Lawless-Reljic, Ashford University (USA)
Publicity Team: Ms Xuelian Li and Dr. Wenhao Yu (SISU-Shanghai), Dr. Mei Zhong (U.S.A), Dr. Hai Zhang (Changchun, China), Dr. Peter Chan (Chair, BYU-USA)
Web Master: Ms. Cheryl Li (SISU, Shanghai)
Program Chairs: Professor. Zuxin Zhang & Dr. Junli Li (SISU-Shanghai)
Publication chair: Dr. Hui Jin (SISU-Shanghai)

Publication Information:

All papers accepted by this Forum will be published by the IEEE and electronically available through IEEE Explore. In addition, the conference will be submitted for review and indexing to **EI Compendex** and **Thomson ISI**. For Paper Templates, please see Author Information


There are three paper submission dates which provde flexible options for participation in the Forum:

  • Papers to be included inthe main conference proceedings: 31st January 2014 CLOSED
  • Papers to associated workshop event (Future Intelligent Educational Environments): 1st May 2014 OPEN
  • Presentation Only (or web paper):  30th May 2014 OPEN

Call For Papers:

The 10th International Conference on Intelligent Environments invites you to submit a paper, poster or demo for its Education Forum. This Forum focuses on creating educational environments that are friendly, intelligent, open, personalized, and can seamlessly support anytime anywhere learning or training. This forum will feature an inspiring keynote presentation and, in addition to the papers and demonstrations, will include an open panel discussion about the future of education.
Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit complete unpublished papers, which are not under review in any other conference or journal. We welcome papers along the themes that are related to new and innovative trends of teaching, learning, or training, such as:

  • smart or intelligent classrooms
  • intelligent campuses and/or learning
  • mobile learning and mobile cloud education
  • cloud learning and intelligent learning clouds
  • iPad classrooms
  • eBooks: transforming media & education
  • new trends of learning or training: seamless, affective, social
  • immersive, augmented reality and their support for learning
  • personalised intelligent tutors and their likely effects on learning practices
  • Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)
  • Intelligent media: smart personalisation and customisation of media production and consumption,
  • Social media: the new "news wire",
  • Big Data and intelligent analytics as a journalistic resource and learning tool,
  • Technology enabled crowd sourced journalism
  • Cross cultural factors in learning and communication, and
  • Any other new technologies, models or trends in education.

The above topics can be discussed in term of concepts, practice, state of the art research, standards, implementations, running experiments, applications, and case studies.

This event is open to both workshop and conference attendees and will serve as a forum for researchers and practitioners to discuss the latest intelligent technologies that can support the development of new educational technologies and environments around the world. A selection of authors will be invited to submitted extended versions of their papers to the new ICST journal "Future Intelligent Educational Environments".

More information - see the following websites:


Call For Papers (English)

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