Call for proposals

We invite you to submit an abstract for presentation at the next International Consortium for Educational Development Conference.

The 2014 ICED Conference in Stockholm, Sweden, from June 15, through 18, 2014, focuses on Educational Development in a Changing World. Proposals are due January 30, 2014.

Abstract submission dates:

Submissions round 1 is closed  
Notification of acceptance round 1 January 15, 2014
Submissions round 2 opens December 1, 2013
closes January 30, 2014
Notification of acceptance round 2 April 1, 2014
Participation confirmation deadline
for all presenters:
May 1, 2014

Two submission cycles

The ICED 2014 Conference provides two submission cycles. The reason for this is to have a reasonable time span between the Call for abstract and the final submission deadline, while at the same time satisfy those who need an early letter of acceptance.

The second submission cycle is now open and the final deadline for submission is January 30, 2014.

Conference Organizers

ICED 2014 is hosted by the Center for Medical Education, Karolinska Institutet
ICED 2014 is organized by Stockholm Uppsala University Network within the Swedish Network for Educational Development

Klara Bolander Laksov, Karolinska Institutet,
Mona Fjellström, Swednet chair

Consideration for proposals will be based on the following criteria:

Reviewers will use the following questions to guide their review of proposals:

  • Questions and Rationale
    What important question(s) related to Educational Development, the conference theme, and/or the
    conference themes do you identify?
    How do you demonstrate an understanding of the issues and existing scholarship in the field?
  • Theory/Methods/Framework/Models
    What theories/methods/frameworks/models are you using, and why?
  • Outcomes
    What evidence and/or findings do you report?
    How does your work contribute to the understanding or practice of Educational Development?
  • Reflective Critique
    What critical/reflective evaluation of your work do you offer?
  • Audience Engagement (not for posters)
    What opportunities do you plan for active audience engagement throughout your session?

Please note!

Abstract submission is now closed