International Conferences

The ICED Conference is held every two years and is organised by member organisations.

Forthcoming Conferences

Aarhus, Denmark, 31 May – 3 June 2022
Convenor: Jakob Ravn

Past Conferences

Zurich, Switzerland, 15 – 19 June 2020
Convenor: Benno Volk

Atlanta, USA, 5 – 8 June 2018
“Institutional Change: voices, identities, power and outcomes”
Convenor: Michele di Pietro

Cape Town, South Africa, 22 – 25 November 2016
“Ethics, Care and Quality in Educational Development”
Convenor: Chris Winberg

Victoria, Canada, 14 – 15 June 2015
“Continental Symposium on Evidence Based Educational Development”

Stockholm, Sweden, 15-18 June 2014
“Educational Development in a Changing World”
Convenor: Klara Bolander Laksov

Bangkok, Thailand, July 2012
“Across the Globe – Higher Educational Learning and Teaching”
Convenors: Bundit Thikaporn, Sudaporn Luksaneeyanawin

Barcelona, Spain, June 2010
“Enhancing Strategies for Global Quality Learning in Higher Education”
Convenor: Joan Rue Domingo

Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, June 2008
“Towards a Global Scholarship of Educational Development”
Convenors: Lynn Sorensen, Virginia Lee

Sheffield, UK, June 2006
“Enhancing Academic Development – international perspectives”
(Planned to take place in Sri Lanka but re-located to UK because of tsunami disaster)
Convenors: Suki Ekaratne, Ranald Macdonald

Ottawa, Canada, June 2004
“Defining a Profession, Re-defining Actions: the convergence of goals of university professors and faculty developers”
Convenor: STLHE

Perth, Western Australia, July 2002
“Spheres of Influence: Ventures and Visions in Educational Development”
Convenor: Owen Hicks

Bielefeld, Germany, July 2000
“Scholarship and Professional Practice in Academic Development”
Convenor: DGHD

Austin, Texas, USA, April 1998
“Supporting Educational, Faculty and TA Development within Departments and Disciplines”
Convenor: POD

Vasa, Finland, June 1996
“Preparing University Teachers”
Convenors: Graham Gibbs, Rainer Nyburg

Member Organisations

We have 26 member organisations across the world. Click here to see a complete list, with their Council representatives

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