ICEM Call for Presentations

ICEM Graduate Students Panel Presentations in Emerging Technologies: Research in Learning Analytics, Social Network Analysis, Educational Text Minding, Data-Driven Instructions, Adaptive Learning, & Blockchain/Microcredential 

An active professional community should observe and facilitate the contributions of graduate students.  ICEM-USA has a long history of support for graduate students’ professional and personal growth. ICEM-USA is committed to build and support a learning community for ICEM graduate students. 


  1. This panel discussion is a collaborative session that provides a forum for graduate students from all over the world to share their research and practices in emerging technologies at AECT 2021 conference or virtual.
  2. Up to FIVE panelists will be selected.  Each student would have 5-10 minutes (vary from the numbers of participants)  to present their current research or practices on the annual emerging technology theme.  
  3. An ICEM-USA professional member will facilitate this panel discussion while ICEM-USA professional members will serve as commentators at the end of the discussions to support graduate students panelists to continue and improve their professional growth in the theme topics.  

Theme for 2021: Research in Social Network Analysis, Learning Analytics, Educational Text Minding, Data-Driven Instructions, Adaptive Learning, & Blockchain/Microcredential 

  • Any topics in the annual theme
  • The topics can be research based, practices, technology demonstration, case study etc. 


  • Any graduate students who study anywhere on earth at the time of submitting the proposals.
  • If the proposal is accepted, the participants are required:
    - ?to agree to present at the AECT annual conference
    - to register for the AECT annual conference.
    - to join as an AECT student member
  • Because of budget concerns, ICEM, the sponsor to this session, will not be able to reimburse costs associated with this session.

Selection Criteria


  • Proposal Due Date: August 15, 2021
  • Author Notification: August 31, 2021
  • Proposal: One-page in length.  E-mail to Chih-Hsiung Tu at: Chih.Tu@nau.edu
  • Presentation date/time at the AECT conference: To be announced when the AECT conference program is published.

Please forward any correspondence to Chih-Hsiung Tu Ph.D., ICEM-U.S.A. Deputy, at Chih.Tu@Nau.edu.


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