epiSTEME 5

Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, Mumbai, India

January 7, 2013 – January 11, 2013

Conference epiSTEME-5 is the fifth in a series of biennial conferences aimed at reviewing research conducted world-wide in science, technology and mathematics education. It is being organised by the Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, a National Centre of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India.


Paper submission is closed.


Selected papers have been announced to the authors.

Conference Schedule Announced

Please follow the instructions to reach the venue.

Last date to submit camera ready copies for proceedings: 17th October 2012.


Conference registration is now open and will remain active till 15th of November 2012.


International Conference on Conceptual Structures: 10 -12 January 2013

Registration codes have been sent to all those who registered at the conference site. If you already have the code please follow this secure registration link (https://secure.hbcse.tifr.res.in/epi5/) for completing the conference registration process and choose the payment mode.


All foreign participants are requested to submit passports details before the 21th of October 2012. This is to facilitate sending invitation letters to facilitate your visa information and to send invitation letters to you as early as possible. Please note that all participants who are not citizens of India,Nepal, Bhutan or Maldives need visa to visit India and we need to seek approval for each participant from Government of India well in advance.


Those of you who are not presenting papers and would like to attend the conference as a participants, please follow the secure registration link ( https://secure.hbcse.tifr.res.in/epi5/ ) and fill in the application form before October 21, 2012. We will send the registration code to the selected participants. Preference will be given to those who submitted papers, reviewed papers, have accepted our invitation to chair sessions. This is to ensure that we do not register more than the capacity of the auditorium and accommodation. All registered participants outside Mumbai and suburban Mumbai will be given accommodation within the campus guest house on sharing basis (in a room with twin beds and attached toilet) on a first come first serve basis.


Conference dates: 7th to 11th January 2013.

Venue:  Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, TIFR, Mumbai, India.







General: Amended dates for notification of acceptance and submission of revised final paper

Notification of acceptance		: Done between September 15 till 4th October 2012
Submission of revised final paper : October 17 , 2012
Registration : October 9 - November 15, 2012
Dates of conference : January 7-11, 2013
Posted: 2012-08-02 More...

General: Deadline for epiSTEME-5 approaching: 15th June 2012

The online submissions system will close on 16th June 2012 at 9.30 am(UTC)/ 3.30 pm(IST), to facilitate submissions from all timezones.  
Posted: 2012-06-13 More...

General: Extended Deadline for epiSTEME 5 Paper Submissions

At the request of the several participants we have extending the deadline of the submission of full papers to June 15, 2012. Please read the full announcement
Posted: 2012-04-30 More...

General: epiSTEME 5 Conference Announcement and First Call for Papers

Please read the full announcement.
Posted: 2012-03-01 More...
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