The First International Conference

Wecome to the 1st International Conference on Innovation in Education (ICIE). The conference is organized by Graduate Program  Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia,  in collaboration with Forpimpas LPTK Indonesia. The theme of the conference is “Improving the Quality of Education for a Better Future

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 September 6 – 7, 2018 and will take place in Graduate Program Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia.


Keynote Speaker

Brief introduction of keynote speakers (mandatory) and of the keynote speeches (if available):
Hasil gambar untuk germany flag1.  Inge Schwank, Prof., Dr.

(University of Cologne, Institute for Mathematics Education, Germany)

Prof. Dr. Inge Schwank focuses her researches and publications on early mathematics education. She is also an expert in cognitive science, cognitive psychology, and didactic. She was the founder and scientific director of the Osnabrück meeting point for Early Intervention in Mathematics and a board member of the Institute for Cognitive Mathematics in German. She has been involved in many international projects.

Hasil gambar untuk malaysia flag2.  Mansor bin Abutalib, Prof., Dr.

(Universiti Putra Malaysia)

Prof. Dr. Mansor bi Abu Talib is a senior lecturer and researcher of Human Development Counseling, Department of Human Development & Family, Universiti Putra Malaysia. He has published many research papers in various journals and in international conferences. His publications have been cited more than thousand times by other researchers.

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3.  John Wee Yeo

(Consultant and Researcher, Singapore)

John Yeo teaches the Master and Leadership programs at the National Institute of Education (NIE), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Within the Curriculum and Teaching academic group, he specializes in creative thinking, curriculum design, teachers’ professional learning, and authentic assessment. As an author and co-editor of several books such as Mastering the Art of Authentic AssessmentSustainable School Reform through Lesson Study for Learning Community, and other publications, he engages administrators and teacher leaders with dialogue on educational issues including curriculum innovation and designing for 21st-century teaching and learning.



Hasil gambar untuk thailand flag4.  Gumpanat Boriboon, Dr. 

(University of Srinakharinwirot, Bangkok Thailand)

Dr. Gumpanat Bariboon is a senior lecturer and researcher of Department of Adult Education Srinakharinwirot University. His expertise is in Adult Education. He has many publications in journals and conference proceedings.



Hasil gambar untuk indonesia flag5. Nurhizrah Gistituati, Prof. Dr.

(Universitas Negeri Padang)

Prof. Nurhizrah Gistituati, Ed.,D. Is a senior lecturer and researcher from Faculty Education, Universitas Negeri Padang. She has published some books about management and policy in education and research papers in conference proceedings. She has been actively involved in developing graduate program in Indonesia.

Important Date

Conference Schedule

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 August 15, 2018. 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:

  • Character Education
  • Educational Technology
  • Lifelong Education
  • Multicultural Education
  • Education Issues and Policy
  • Educational Management and Leardership
  • Non-Formal Education
  • Curriculum Development 
  • Psychology and Counselling Education
  • Teaching and Learning (in all fields)
  • Assessment and Evaluation
  • Environmental Education
  • Multi-talent and cross-discipline learning


Proceeding:Selected paper will be published by Atlantic Press (indexed by Thompson Reuters)

Organizing Committees

General Chair

  • Ahmad Fauzan, Prof., Dr.


  • Jufrizal, Prof., Dr.
  • Yerizon, Dr.


  • Herman Nirwana, Prof., Dr.


  • Rudi Chandra, Dr.

Event Program

  • Syahrul R, Prof. Dr.

Publication and Proceeding

  • Ahmad Fauzi, Dr.  (Coordinator, Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia)
  • Wanty Widjaja, Dr. (Deakin University, Australia)
  • Gumpanat Boriboon, Dr. (University of Srinakharinwirot, Bangkok Thailand)

Steering Commitees

  • Ganefri, Prof., Ph.D. (Rector of 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

  • Tjeerd Plomp, , Dr., (University of Twente, The Netherlands)

  • Ismet Fanany, Prof. Dr. (Deakin University, Australia)

  • Zulkardi, Prof., Dr. (Sriwijaya State University, Indonesia)

  • Inge Schwank, Prof. Dr. (Institute for Mathematics Education, Cologne Germany)