Introduction of ICER


The ICER is an international conference, organized by Education Research Institute at Seoul national University, held annually for the purpose of disseminating and supporting research in education as well as of building academic networks within the Asia-Pacific region. ICER has become a special venue for international academics to share educational research outcomes and to discuss core educational issues in the region. Since the year of 2000, more than 4000 people from more than twenty countries have joined and made discussions on the topics as below


Conference Theme Date
Conference Theme: Education for Democracy and Social Justice: Global, National, and Local Contexts
Oct. 17-19, 2018
Lifelong Learning For All: Designing Sustainable Learning Society
Oct. 18-20, 2017
Future Education Design: Creativity, Personality, and Safety
Oct.12-14, 2016
Future Education Design: Theory, Practice, and Policy
Oct.14-16, 2015
Leading Creative Minds
: Talent Development and Convergence Education
Oct. 15-17, 2014
Future Education Design for All Date
Oct. 17-18, 2013
Cultivating Humanity and Transforming the Knowledge Society
: For a Vision of Future Education
Oct.17-19, 2012
International Education Cooperation for Sustainable Development Iin the context of Globalization
: Critical Appraisal
Oct. 26-28, 2011
New Educational Paradigm for Learning and Instruction
Sep.30 - Oct.1, 2010
Global and Comparative Perspectives in Academic Competence, Evaluation, Iand Quality Assurance
Oct. 29-30, 2009
Searching for New Paradigms, Agendas, and Research Network
Oct. 28-29, 2008
New Challenges in Higher Education
Oct. 23-25, 2007
Competency, Human Learning & Technology
Nov. 20-21, 2006
Globalization and Education Reform
Oct. 21-22, 2005
School Counseling and Guidance in the Asia-Pacific Region
: Current Issues and Prospect
Oct. 21-22, 2004
School Curriculum in the Asia-Pacific Region
:Issues and Prospects
Oct. 30-31, 2003
Teacher Education in the Asia-Pacific Region
: Current Issues and Future Prospects
Oct. 24-25, 2002
Understanding Educational Issues in Asian Pacific Region
: Universals, Uniqueness, Cooperation
Oct. 25-26, 2001
Reflection and Explorations for Educational Development in the 21st Century
: Search for Asian Identities and Perspectives
Nov. 9-10, 2000