Conference Day 1

The LINQ Conference Day 1 will take place on Tuesday, 12th of May 2015:

It combines a Plenary in the morning, parallel sessions in the afternoon and the special Conference Event “Explore Inspiring Science Education!” by the pioneering Inspiring Science Education initiative (ISE) centred on their experience in technology-enhanced science education. The following table shows the overview:


09:00 – 09:30 Registration
09:30 – 11:00 Plenary: Keynotes & Question

Room Macke/Ernst

  Welcome to LINQ 2015 by Dr. Christian M. Stracke

LINQ Conference Chair, ICORE / University of Duisburg-Essen

  Welcome address by Alexander Khoroshilov

Officer-in-Charge for UNESCO IITE (Official Patronage of LINQ 2015)

  “Open and Innovative Education – A Glance Forward

Bodo Richter (Keynote speech on day 1)

European Commission, DG Education and Culture

  “Traversing the digital landscape: trends and innovation”

Prof. Dr. Grainne Conole (Keynote speech on day 1)

Bath Spa University, UK

  Discussion with the Keynote Speakers

Moderated open plenary discussion

  Coffee break (Room Beethoven)
11:30 – 13:00 Parallel Session 1-1: Selected Workshop:
Learning Communities

Room Macke/Ernst

Parallel Session 1-2: Accepted Scientific Papers

Room Heine

Parallel Session 1-3: Selected EU & International Projects

Room Böll/Lasker

  Warm lunch break (Room Beethoven)
14:30 – 16:00 Explore Inspiring Science Education!

An exciting and interactive conference event on learning innovations for school education, lifelong learning and societies

  Coffee break (Room Beethoven)
16:30 – 18:00 Explore Inspiring Science Education! (cont.)


The complete LINQ Conference Programme is available as download here.