The Second International Conference

Welcome to the 2nd International Conference on Innovation in Education (ICoIE). The conference is organized by Graduate Program  Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia,  The theme of the conference is “Innovation in Education In Digital Era”

Trough this conference we provide the forum for the researcher, scientists, education practitioners, and students to present and share their innovative ideas in education. The conference will be held on 7 & 8  November 2020 and will take place in Graduate Program Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia.

Keynote Speaker

 Prof. Dr. Muta Harah Zakaria, 

(Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia)

Prof Dr. Muta Harah Zakaria is is the Director of Centre for Academic Development, Universiti Putra Malaysia. Prof. Dr. Muta Harah Zakaria is affiliated with the Department of Aquaculture, University Putra Malaysia. She has authored and co-authored multiple peer-reviewed scientific papers and presented works at many national and international conferences. Her contributions have acclaimed recognition from honourable subject experts around the world, actively associated with different societies and academies. Prof. Dr. Muta Harah Zakaria’s academic career is decorated with several reputed awards and funding. Her research interests include Aquatic Biology – Aquatic Plants.

Prof. Dr. Rahmah Johar, S.Pd., M.Pd.

 (Unsyiah Aceh, Indonesia)

Rahmah Johar is a lecturer at the University of Syiah Kuala, Aceh, Indonesia since 1998. Her education of undergraduate, graduate and doctoral program are all about Mathematics Education completed respectively in IKIP Padang (1994), IKIP Surabaya (1997), and Universitas Negeri Surabaya (2006), Indonesia. Since 2006 he has been actively developing and socializing Realistic Mathematics Education. Furthermore, she is a local expert in a 4-year Indonesian education project at West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) funded by DFAT Australia since 2015. Currently, she is holding a position as a coordinator of the Master of Mathematics Education Program at the University of Syiah Kuala. Her research interests are about teacher professional development in teaching mathematics including helping the teacher to develop students’ reasoning, students’ character, democratic classroom, using video lessons, and implementation of technology.


Prof. Dr. André Bresges, 

(University Of Cologne, German)

the Managing Director of the Institute for Physics Didactics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Cologne.André does research in Teacher Education, Science Education, and Educational Technology. Their current project is ‘Digital Video projects for student physics learning’.

Asc. Prof. Dr. Wang Qiyun

(National Institute of Education, Singapore)

Dr Wang Qi Yun is the Associate Professor in Learning Sciences and Technologies Academic Group. He is also the programme leader of the Master of Education (Learning Science and Technology). He specialises in ICT applications in education, multimedia development, curriculum and instructional design, e-learning.

Asc. Prof. Dr. Yohandri, M.Si.

(Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia)

Dr Yohandri have done many researches in Physics,  especially about censor. In his current works,  Dr. Yohandri also supervised many master and Ph.D students to do their research in physics and physics education.

Important Date

Abstract submission deadline October 24, 2020
Notification of Abstract Acceptance October 26, 2020
Full Paper submission deadline November 5, 2020
Conference dates October 7 & 8 November , 2020

Conference Schedule

SATURDAY, November 7, 2020
DAY 1 08.00 – 09.00 Registration
09.00 – 10.00 Prof. Muta Harah Zakaria
10.00 – 11.00 Prof. Wang
11.00 – 12.00 Prof. Yohandri
12.00 – 1.30 Lunch Break
1.30 – 2.30 Prof. Rahmah
2.30 – 3.30 Prof. Bresges
4.00 – 5.30 Parallel session
SUNDAY, November 8, 2020
DAY 2 08.00 – 10.00 Parallel session
10.00 – 12.00 Alumni Meeeting
1.30 –  3.00 Alumni Meeeting

Call for Paper

We invite the researchers from all around the world to present their latest finding on Innovation in Education at our conference.  Each full paper must be written in English and 6 pages in length. Full paper must be submitted before October 26, 2020. Late full paper submission will not be considered.  The full paper uses the IEEE format as can be found in the following link.  Paper Template  download   The scope of this conference are:

  • Education and Communication Technology
  • Teaching and Learning in Digital Era
  • Empowering Assessment and Evaluation based Technology
  • Non Formal Education in Digital Era
  • Curriculum Development for Digital Era
  • Character Education
  • Lifelong Education
  • Psychology and Counselling Education
  • Environmental Education
  • Multi-Talent and Cross-Discipline Learning


Steering Committees

  • Ganefri, Prof., Ph.D. (Rector of Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia)
  • Refnaldi, Dr (Vice Rector for Academic Affair, Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia)
  • Yenni Rozimela, Prof., Dr. (The Director of Graduate Program, Universitas Negeri Padang)
  • Atmazaki, Prof., Dr. (The first Vice Director of Graduate Program, Universitas Negeri Padang
  • Wanty Widjaja, Dr. (Deakin University, Australia)
  • Zulkardi, Prof., Dr. (Sriwijaya State University, Indonesia)
  • Inge Schwank, Prof. Dr. (Institute for Mathematics Education, Cologne Germany)

Organizing Committees

General Chair

Ahmad Fauzan, Prof., Dr.



Darmansyah, Dr

Rudi Nofindra, M.TPd



Diki Atmarizon


Event Program

Erisa Kurniati, M.Pd


Publication and Proceeding

Yerizon, Dr.  (Coordinator, Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia)

Yuli Tiarina, Dr. (Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia)

Yohandri, Dr. (Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia)

Mansoor Bin Abu Thalib, Prof., Dr

Wang Qiyun, Prof. Dr., Asc