The Communication Institute of Greece (COMinG), invites you to attend its

2nd International Conference on education (EDU2021)

that will take place 8-12 August 2021, in Athens, Greece, both F2F and Remotely

endorsed by
Kaplan university, Singapore,
Beijing Normal University, China
& Zhejiang University, China


After the organization of seven (7) successful Annual International Conferences (look at Previous Conferences of COMinG), the 2nd International Conference on Education (EDU2021), aims to provide an opportunity for Academics, Professionals and Industry Experts from various fields, with cross-disciplinary interests, to discuss the future directives and innovations in Education.

This year, apart from the F2F conference, we also propose and promote online participation, as some countries might still face travel restrictions. Even if the remote participation will be half the registration fee, we will make our best to give participants equal possibilities to exchange, share, and communicate, as the F2F participants.

The topics include, but are not confined to, the following areas: ‘Bilingual Education’, ‘Identity and Education’, ‘Educational Psychology’, ‘Teaching Approaches’, ‘Teacher and Student’, ‘Education Strategy’, ‘Teacher Education’, ‘Educational Foundations’, ‘Online Education’, ‘Education Technology’, ‘Special Education’,’ Teaching Methodology’, ‘Art Education/Art therapy’, ‘Bilingual Education’, ‘Computer Education’, ‘Early childhood Education’, ‘Elementary Education’, ‘Secondary Education’, ‘Higher Education’, ‘Multicultural Education’, ‘Science Education’, ‘Educational Psychology’, ‘Educational Foundations’, ‘ Health Education’, ‘Career and Technical Education’, ‘Adult Education’, ‘Business Education’ (‘Education Leadership’), ‘Ethical issues in Education’, ‘Diversity and Equality in Education’, ‘Cross-disciplinary areas of Education’, ‘Life-long Learning Education’. Topics are broadly defined, but not limited to the above.

This year presenters can either propose a paper presentation, a poster, a round table discussion, a workshop, etc. Please find here all the different formats you can propose at EDU2021. For paper presentations, please submit your abstract by email to  , in .doc file using the Abstract_template. Decisions are reached within 2 weeks after the abstract submission. Deadline to register and to submit full papers will be specified in your acceptance letter.

Submissions deadline for ALL formats proposals: Tuesday 10 November 2020

In case you would like to participate without presenting a paper, i.e. organise a panel (session, mini conference), chair a session, review papers to be included in the conference proceedings or books, contribute to the editing of a book, or any other contribution, please send an email to Dr. Margarita KefalakiPresident, Communication Institute of Greece & V. Professor, Hellenic Open University (

Special arrangements are made with a local luxurious hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. The Conference Hotel will also be the Conference Venue, which is very convenient for the participants. In addition, a number of special events are organized. Details of the social program are available here.

Please take a look at the conference Provisional Conference Program

Conference Organisers/ Leaders
*Dr Margarita Kefalaki, President, COMinG & Member, Hellenic Open University
*Dr Fotini Diamantaki, Vice President of Research and Academic Affairs, COMinG & Lecturer in Education, UCL Institute of Education, University of London, UK
*Dr Sophie Karanicolas, Vice President of Learning Innovations and International Relations, COMinG & Associate Professor, University of Adelaide, Australia
*Dr Jurgen Rudolph, Vice President of international research development and relations, COMinG & Head of Research & Academic Partner Liaison, Kaplan Higher Education, Singapore & Editor, JALT Journal, Singapore
*Ailson J. De Moraes, Vice President of of Business and Public Affairs, COMinG & Senior Lecturer, Royal Holloway School of Management, University of London, Egham, Surrey, UK
*Paraskevi Kontoleon, Ambassador COMinG & Lecturer, University of South Australia, Australia
*Dr Nikleia Eteokleous, Ambassador COMinG & Assistant Professor in Educational Technology, School of Education and Social Sciences  & Head of the Distance Learning Committee Coordinator of M.Ed. in Curriculum Development and Instruction, Co-founder Robotics Academy, Cyprus
*Dr Robert J. Bonk, Ambassador COMinG & Professor of Professional Writing, School of Human Service Professions, Widener University, Chester, USA
*Dr Chen Wang, Ambassador COMinG & Vice Dean /Professor, Faculty of Education, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
*Dr Kan Yue, Ambassador COMinG & Vice Dean & Professor, Zhejing University, China
*Dr Matt Glowatz, Ambassador COMinG & Assistant Professor, University College Dublin, Ireland
*Dr Max Caruso, Ambassador COMinG & Western Co Principal, Yew Wah International Education School of Zhejiang Tongxiang, China
*Dr Yuan Ying Caruso, Ambassador COMinG & Chinese Co Principal YWIES Shanghai, China

Publication Possibilities
All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings online with ISBN (abstract book of the conference proceedings).
Selected papers, after the peer review process, will have the possibility to be published in one of the following journals:

*Journal of Education, Innovation and Communication (JEICOM)

*Journal of Applied Learning & Teaching (JALT)

*Cambridge Scholars

*Strategy and Development Review

*Journal of Media Critiques [JMC]

The registration fee is € 400 (euros), for the F2F participation, covering access to all sessions, welcome drinks, 2 lunches, coffee breaks, and conference material and € 200 (euros) for the virtual participation.

The Communication Institute of Greece (COMinG) was established in 2003 in France. In Greece, since 2013, it is an independent academic association that has for mission to become a forum, where academics, researchers, professionals, and friends – from all over the world – can meet in Greece to exchange ideas on their research and to discuss future developments in their disciplines.
You are more than welcome to become a member and contribute to the Institute’s objectives. Please take a look to Become a Member/Ambassador. 

For any additional information please send us an email at

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