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5-8 July 1998, in Perth, WA

Call for papers

You are invited to submit a 600 word abstract to be refereed by a national review panel for selection for presentation and publication at the EdTech '98 Conference in Perth, or for publication as part of EdTech's Virtual Conference.

Forms of publishing

EdTech'98 offers two refereed avenues for publishing your work:
  • Conference Proceedings Volume 1. A printed volume distributed at EdTech'98, and available via web pages for Virtual Conference registrants.

  • Conference Proceedings Volume 2. Web articles available to EdTech'98 Virtual Conference registrants.

Print copies of Volume 1 will be available for postal order, and one month after the conference the web pages for both volumes will be made public. We offer this dual publication as an attractive way for authors to increase the readership for their work.


20 March 98 submission of 600 word abstract.
If you have missed that deadline, email Roger Atkinson [atkinson@cleo.murdoch.edu.au] to inquire about virtual conference submissions.

22 May 98 submission of full article, up to 4000 words.

Planning your

EdTech'98 invites papers based upon any area of educational technology, instructional design, educational media, educational application of computer technologies, educational telecommunications and related topics, from all sectors of education and training. Please refer to Presentation guidelines for detailed suggestions on how to plan your paper for conference presentation. In summary, plan for:
  1. print publication in Proceedings Volume 1. The presentation and discussion avenues will be be parallel sessions of 30 minutes.

  2. web only publication in Proceedings Volume 2. The discussion avenues will be a number of bulletin boards and email lists for groups of related articles.


The Program Committee will email each abstract to three members of a national review panel. The reviewers may recommend acceptance, rejection or resubmission. Authors will be notified by email on or before 17 April 1998, or by post if the abstract submission was not via email.


Acceptance for publication in EdTech'98 Proceedings is subject to the receipt of Conference Registration.
  1. In the case of Volume 1, full Registration for attendance at EdTech'98 by the author, or at least one author in the case of articles with more than one author.
  2. In the case of Volume 2, Virtual EdTech'98 Registration by all of the authors of the article.
  3. An article or abstract will be withdrawn from the Proceedings if the Registration condition is not fulfilled.


Abstracts of 600 words must be submitted in the body text of an email message to:
Refer also to Submission guidelines for other details including a postal submission option. In particular, please note:
  1. Please put "EdTech 98 Abstract" and the full name of the first author in the subject field, and ensure that your contact details and organisation identity details appear in full in your signature.
  2. Do not send an abstract as an attachment. Email to edtech98-abstracts@cleo is forwarded to all members of the Program Committee and "body text only" is specified.
  3. Please indicate clearly the type of proposal (Face to Face Conference or Virtual Conference) as defined in Submission guidelines.


Papers must be prepared in conformance with Submission guidelines and submitted as an email attachment, addressed to:

Thank you .... we look forward to your participation!

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