GCCCE 2017

GCCCE 2017 Doctoral Student Forum (DSF)

1. Aim

This Doctoral Student Forum (DSF) is held in the conjunction with GCCCE 2017, aiming to provide an opportunity for doctoral students to present, discuss and receive feedback on their work-in-progress research from their peers and a panel of established researchers in the related areas. All accepted submissions will be published in the GCCCE 2017 Doctoral Student Forum proceedings.

The DSF is organized to bring together doctoral students working in the following areas:

  • C1: Science of Learning and Computer Supported Collaborative Learning

  • C2: Digital Classroom, Mobile and Ubiquitous Learning       

  • C3: Joyful Learning and Society       

  • C4: Technology in Higher Education and Human Performance       

  • C5: Teacher Professional Development and Educational Policy       

  • C6: Technology Enhanced Language Learning        

  • C7: Learning Analysis, Assessment, and Artificial Intelligence in Education       

  • C8: Maker and STEM Education       

  • C9: Digital Technology, Innovation, and Education

2. Submission Requirements and Method

We welcome all interested doctoral students to submit their work related to the above themes to the DSF.



  1. Cover (with the proposed thesis title, the supervisor name and his/her contact information, as well as the author’s name and contact information). 

  2. Thesis proposal (not more than 5 pages, aligning with the GCCCE paper format), including the following elements:

  • Research aim

  • Research background

  • Research methodology

  • Current milestone of the research or the results attained so far

  • Ongoing and future work

The above two materials (Cover and Thesis Proposal) should be put in one MS Word or PDF file for submission. All submissions should be emailed to gccce2017.dsf@gmail.com

Important Dates

Deadline for submission: February 20, 2017

Notification to authors: March 20, 2017

Deadline for final version due: April 20, 2017 

Deadline for registration: April 23, 2017 

Should there be any enquiries, please send email to the secretary: gccce2017.dsf@gmail.com

4. Programme Committee


Yanjie SONG               The Education University of Hong Kong


Ben CHANG                National Central University, Taiwan


Yun WEN                  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 

Morris JONG, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Sun DANER, The Education University of Hong Kong
Gaowai CHEN, The University of Hong Kong
Ping LI, The Education University of Hong Kong
Xianmin YANG, Jiangsu Normal University
Su CAI, Beijing Normal University
Limei ZHANG, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Li LI, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Longkai WU, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Sherry Chen, National Central University, Taiwan

Important Dates

Paper submission due

22 Jan 2017  Extended to 9 Feb 2016

Notification of acceptance

19 Mar 2017

Camera-ready paper submission

9 Apr 2017

Conference period

Jun 3-6 2017