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acec'2012: Call for Participation

acec'2012 is an event designed to encourage participation and discussion, with a variety of sessions, including:

  • Group Discussions
  • Open Forums
  • Panels
  • Presentation of recently published (or accepted) conference or journal papers
  • Presentation of historical material that would be of interest to attendees

Proposals for acec do not, therefore, go through a full review process but all proposals are considered by the organising committee, where the focus is on putting together a program that will be of the most use and interest. We expect that the majority of attendees will be academics from the three South Australian Universities but we do welcome applications from other states and instiutions.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  • First year teaching
  • Media computation and 'general' computing courses
  • Professional requirements
  • Collaboration and teamwork
  • Educational research that can be applied from other disciplines
  • Assessment approaches
  • Managing student requirements
  • On-line learning
  • The issue of MOOCs and their impact on our sector

To submit a proposal

  1. Authors should submit an brief description of their proposal (no more than 1,000 words) as a Word or PDF document to
  2. Please clearly indicate what kind of event you are proposing, what your role will be, any resources that are required and how much time you will need.
  3. If you are presenting a paper that has been accepted but not published, please provide the name of the conference and the name of the presenter.
  4. Be bold! If there is something that you are burning to discuss, then please submit a proposal to launch a discussion on it!

Important Dates

  • Submission Deadline: 18th November, 2012. Extended!
  • Notification of Acceptance: 19th November, 2012
  • acec Date: 26th November

Organising Committee

Nick Falkner (University of Adelaide, Australia)
Katrina Falkner (University of Adelaide, Australia)
Simon (University of Newcastle, Australia)
Claudia Szabo (University of Adelaide, Australia)

Further Information

acec Committee
School of Computer Science
University of Adelaide
Adelaide, S.A., 5005, Australia

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