Submit your contribution

Please visit the ICMS System to submit your paper.

All contributions will be reviewed by at least 3 peers. At least one of them will be a native English speaker.

Potencial topics and themes

Proposals are invited on a wide range of topics relevant to theme and may include, but not limited to these streams (based on the Stellenbosch declaration, WCCE 2005):

Perspectives can be:

In call for contributions a list of relevant keywords can be found and a few of these should be included in the paper to make it possible to find the best stream for the presentation.


Word-Template for the papers: WCC09_template.doc


Publication Formats

ICS: Interactive collaborative sessions
Group signing on (2 or 3 presenters) Live blogs with contributions from audience TV-show style presentation: two-three short introductions organised by a programme leader - active involvement of the audience: 60 minutes
Sym: Symposium
Symposium: Set of three sessions aiming at producing a consensus document (i.e.: on free software, bridging the digital divide, policy declaration, Life long learning): 3 x 60 minutes
Dem: Demonstration
Demonstration of device, system, programme for learning or administration of educational organisations such as schools, classes etc: 30 minutes
EP: Expert panels
Expert panel within a clearly defined field, topic covering different perspectives or points of view
FP: full paper
6-10 pages, presentation: 30 min
SP: short paper
3-5 pages, presentation: 15 min
PO: poster
2-3 pages
PN: panel
abstract and list of topics
WS: workshop
2-5 pages, including a description of the workshop, the equipment and facilities needed and the maximum number of participants


It is planned that a substantial number of the papers presented at the conference will be published by Springer. From those papers published a small selection of authors will be approached and asked to extend their papers and submit them for publication in a special edition of Education and Information Technologies. The top Three papers will be published in the IFIP Journal and extended reviewed version of the overall best papers will published in the Kluwer Academic Proceedings.

Key dates


Accepted submission

To be announced