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International Congresses on Education 2017

Budapest/Hungary   18-21 May 2017

Keynote Invited Speakers

Sinan Canan 


Üsküdar University, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Deparment of Psychology

Head of Scientific Board of [n]Beyin

 Sinan Canan was born in Ankara in 1972. Graduated from Hacettepe University Biology Department in 1995. He's done his MSc in Histology and Embryology department and PhD in Medical Phsyiology Department of Medical School of Ondokuz Mayis University, Samsun. He became an Associate Professor in Medical Physiology in 2010. He studied and worked in different instituitons, including Bartholin Institute Neurological Research Lab (Copenhagen, Denmark, 1998), Baskent University (Ankara, 2004-2009) and Yildirim Beyazit University (Ankara, 2010-2016). Dr. Canan generally preferred to work in multidisciplinary areas, including behavioral neuroscience, electrophysiology, chaos theory, complexity, fractal geometry and fractal behavior, evolutionary neuropsychology, language and learning. He also founded the first public neuroscience education center in Turkey, [n]Beyin ([n]Brain) in 2013 and has participated hundreds of public lectures, TV programs and educational activities across Turkey since then. He published several books and papers for the general public, including “Kimsenin Bilemeyeceği Şeyler” (The Things That No One Can Know, book, Tuti kitap, 2015), Değişen Beynim (My Changing Brain, book, Tuti kitap, 2015), "Unutulacak Şeyler" (Things to be Forgetten, book, Tuti kitap, 2016) and [n]Beyin Dergisi (periodic popular science magazine, since January, 2016) in Turkish language. Currently he is a full time professor in Uskudar University Psychology Department, head of Neuromarketing postgraduate program and also working as the head of scientific board of [n]Beyin. Dr. Sinan Canan deeply believes that the human beings are too complicated to live on only one profession and the human life is too long to spend for only one branch of knowledge, and he continues to work according to this personal principle.
Jerono P. Rotich, Ph.D. 

Professor and Interim Chair

Department of Human Performance and Leisure Studies

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University

 Jerono P.  Rotich is a full professor and Interim Chair in the department of Human Performance and Leisure Studies, in the College of Health and Human Science at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in North Carolina, USA. Dr. Rotich earned her PhD in Exercise Science from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, North Carolina; Master of Science in Physical Education from the State University of New York at Brockport, New York; and Bachelor of Science in Physical Education from Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya (along with K-12 physical education teacher certification). Her  honors include;  2015 Board of Governors Teaching Excellence Award; 2014 recipient, North Carolina A&T State University Faculty Community Engagement scholarship Award ;2013 recipient,  National  Phi Epsilon Kappa Honors Society,  Distinguished Advisor Award ;  2014 Nominee and Inductee, The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi at North Carolina A&T State University; 2014 recipient, Gottabgaa International Community Empowerment Award, Dallas, Texas; North Carolina Kenyan Chapter , 2012  recipient, Health and Wellness Research and community Service Award;  2009  recipient, NCAT Junior  Faculty Teaching Excellence Award. Dr. Rotich's scholarship record includes, three co-edited books, numerous peer reviewed journal articles, book chapters, and conference proceedings. She has received over $ 2,300,000 grant support for 6 projects, and has applied for over $5,000,000 in grants.  Her research agenda focuses on obesity and behavior modification, immigrant and refugee acculturation; global and international education; underserved youth and cultural competence as a viable solution to decreasing health disparities and obesity among diverse minority populations. She is the founder and faculty advisor for the NCAT Red Cross Chapter and the Eta Delta Chapter of the Phi Epsilon Kappa at NCAT.


ERPA 2017-SHS Web of Conferences Issue

Dear Colleague,

It is with great pleasure to inform you that selected full texts presented in ERPA 2017 have been published in SHS Web of Conferences. 

ERPA 2017 Issue

Date of Announcement:   2017-08-18

Book of Proceedings

Dear Colleague,

It is with great pleasure to inform you that ERPA International Congresses on Education 2017 Book of Proceedings has been published online...

ERPA 2017 e-Book of Proceedings

Date of Announcement:   2017-08-01

Book of Abstracts

For the ERPA International Congresses on Education 2017 Book of Abstracts please click here.

Date of Announcement:   2017-08-01


Dear ERPA International Congresses on Education 2017 Participants, 

ERPA International Congresses on Education 2017 that was held in Budapest was conducted in a nice and fruitful atmosphere and with a great success. We would like to thank all of you for your participation and contributions to the ERPA International Congresses on Education 2017 in Budapest on May 18-21, 2017.  Meanwhile, we wish all of you a great success in your work and life, and hope to see and host all of you in the next ERPA Congresses.

Best Regards, 

ERPA International Congresses on Education 2017

Organizing Committee

Date of Announcement:   2017-05-26

Detailed Congress Programme of ERPA 2017

Detailed Congress Programmes of ERPA International Congresses on Education 2017 is available below.

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For Interactive Poster Presentations please click here

For Virtual Presentations please click here

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Date of Announcement:   2017-06-02

New Abstract Submission Deadline

Due to your intense expression of interest in participating, we are pleased to announce that the Abstract Submission Deadline has been extended!

New Abstract Submission Deadline is:  2nd May 2017

Warm regards,

ERPA International Congresses on Education 2017

Organizing committee

Date of Announcement:   2017-04-22


Dear ERPA participants,

Selected proceedings in ERPA Congresses on Education 2017 will be sent to the journal of SHS Web of Conferences for publication (if the authors request and pay the publication fee). ERPA 2015 and ERPA 2016 issues that are published in SHS Web of Conferences have already indexed in ISI Web of Knowledge. These proceedings should be well-written in terms of language use (the language of proceedings is English) and should be 5 to 8 pages in length.

Sincerely yours,


ERPA Organizing Committee

Date of Announcement:   2017-01-24


Dear participants,

It is a pleasure to share with you that our issues (ERPA 2014, ERPA 2015, ERPA 2016) are indexed by Web of Science. You can reach the issues by the following links.

ERPA 2014

ERPA 2015

ERPA 2016

Yours Sincerely,

ERPA Organizing Committe

Date of Announcement:   2016-12-01

ERPA 2017 Welcome Message

Dear colleagues,

I am glad to announce you that ERPA International Congresses on Education 2017 will be held in Budapest / Hungary - cited as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe - between 18-21 May 2017. It is an honor for us to invite you to ERPA International Congresses on Education 2017 in which your invaluable contributions will help us to have a fruitful organization. I hope that you will have pleasant memories of this congress which will be a chance for you to meet colleagues, have the opportunity to discuss your work, and establish the ground for new collaborations and joint efforts.
Hope to see you in Budapest / Hungary in May.
Best regards,

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hüseyin ÇALIŞKAN
General Coordinator of ERPA International Congresses on Education 2017

Date of Announcement:   2017-01-07