NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CREATIVE EDUCATION @ PUNE, 03-04 JUNE 2017
Council for Creative Education (CCE) Finland cordially invites educators to participate and celebrate the creativity in Education.This year CCE is introducting ‘National Conference on Creative Education’ dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices in education. We have a group of world renowned educators and experts in the field of education who will be presenting their ideas about Creativity of Education and education system, in general.
Who can attend?
Researchers and Teachers (per-primary, primary, secondary and higher section), principals, educators, trainers, homeschooling parents, students from teacher education are welcome to present their ideas of creativity which can be used in teaching school subjects. Any education enthusiast can participate in this conference. We are also encouraging government representatives who can present government educational policies and their research. Paper or Poster Presentation is not mandatory for attending the conference.
Dhanika Sawarkar : 9890436368
Dr Raghav Ashtekar : 9423571716
Important Dates :
Abstract submission (300 words) 30.05.2017
Notification for selected papers ** 30.05.2017
Registration Closes on 01.06.2017
Conference Starts 03.06.2017
Conference Ends 04.06.2017
* Final 25 selected papers/posters can be presented during conference.
In Collaboration with..
Conference Venue :
Sir Parshurambhau College,
Lady Ramabai Auditorium Hall,
Sadashiv Peth, Tilak Road,
Keynote Venue :
Tilak Smarak Mandir,
Session I - Conference on creative education,Creativity in Classroom
Session II - Paper + Poster presentations
Session I - Workshops on Collaboarative and phenomenon based learning
Session II - Paper + Poster presentations
Session III - Reflections and Concluding ceremony
Themes for Papers
Creative schools- an experiment- case studies
Using media for creative engagements
Creative engagements in higher education
Creative teaching in special education
Policy making for creative and quality education at city, state & national level
Language for Papers, Posters
English, Hindi and Marathi
Call for Papers :
The participants are requested to send their abstract ( 300 words ) on any of the above theme or a topic related to creativity. The covering page should include participant's name, title, email ID, phone number and name of the institute (if applicable). The abstract should reach us on or before 20th May 2017 on our email The abstract should be sent in word file. The author of the accepted paper will be notified by 23rd May 2017.
Poster Presentations :
Guidelines for Poster presentation : Format: 300-word Abstract, Introduction, Method & Materials, Results, Tables & Figures, and Conclusions. Full Poster Size: 3’ x 4’ Border: 1/2 inch Poster Text size: Title - 80 pt., Sub-title – 72 pt. with author name(s), designation(s) department(s), Body text – 22-25 pt. Any clearly readable font can be used.
Godi Keller - Norway (Keynote Speaker)
We welcome Godi Keller as a keynote speaker for the conference. He will speak about engaging minds in creative ways on 3rd June.
Godi Keller is a well known speaker, educator, writer and lecturer. He is based in Norway and is a part of team at PåDrag AS. He travels extensively around the globe to talk about Steiner pedagogy, where creativity is the main focus. He has been talking to teachers and parents since last 30 years. His speeaches are interesting and thought provoking.
Dr Sanjeev Sonawane
Head - Dept. of Education & Extension (Savitribai Phule Pune University).
Ex-Dean Faculty of Education and Ex-Member of Management council joined Department in December 2005 and took over a charge as Head. Department introduced from July 2006 M. Phil Course in Education & Physical Education in regular and Vocational mode. M. Ed (Physical Education) course also introduced along with M.Phil courses. Dr. Sonawane expanded research and teaching activity, now 150 Ph.D. fellows are perusing their Doctoral study in the Department.
Head, Strategy and ICT Development, CCE Finland
Speaker and trainer on EduTech and innovation across 12 countries. Strategy Consultant to many governments including Kingdom of Bahrain, Govt of India - Delhi, Chhattisgarh. Research area: Edutech learning solutions for large classrooms. Trained more than 5200+ teachers, Educators, leaders on strategy and ICT innovations Held key positions at Nokia, Lucent Technologies - Bell Labs and Accenture, Certified Six Sigma Black Belt and Scrum Master.
Dr Dilip Sheth
Principal Sir Parshurambhau College, Pune
Over 35 years of teaching experience in Pune University.Nominated as a Member of the Congressial Youth Leadership Council (CYLC),Vienna VA22182 Awarded “ShikshkGouravPuraskar” by Skikshan Mandal, Pune.Recognized for guiding Ph.D.,M.Phil students in the subject of Mathematics since eight years.Involved in research work at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, under guidance of Eminent Mathematician Prof. Ravi A. Rao. Actively participated in conference and workshops related education domain and shared his expert knowledge.Various popular research papers presented in international conferences and honoured as expert speaker.
Prof. Aniruddha Deshpande
Former Principal, Brihan Maharashtra College of Commerce, Pune
39 years of experience in teaching profession. Professor of Commerce and Economics. Gold Medalist at Post-Graduate Examination. Under his leadership, College was recognized as the College of Potential Excellence, ‘A’ Grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and the Best College Award of the University of Pune.Recipient of the Best Principal Award. Recipient of the Best Teacher Award at the state level by Rotary International. Member of the Executive Council of National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). Founder President of Centre for Education Development Administration (CEDA), an institution working for Quality movement in Higher Education. Authored books on Management, Banking and Finance and Marketing Management. Research Publication on ‘Economic Thought of Justice Mahadev Govind Ranade’. Research publication on ‘Economic Thought of Dr. Ambedkar’. Attended fifth ministerial conference of World Trade Organization held in Mexico at Cancun. Member of the Peer teams of NAAC to assess the Colleges and University Departments. National secretary of Swami Vivekananda Sardha Shati Samaroh Samiti.
Online registration 2017
Abstract submission by 20th May 2017 in max. 300 words for Paper / Poster presentation.
Abstract approval for Paper / Poster writers will be notified by 23rd May 2017.
Last date of registration by 25th May 2017.
Online bank transfer details :
Account Name : Council for Creative Education Finland
Account Number : 624005501050
Type : Current Account
NEFT / IFSC : ICIC0006240
Bank : ICICI Bank Ltd.
Branch : Bhandarkar Road, Pune
Currency : INR
Refund Policy: (minus administration charges Rs.1000/-##)
Cancellations before 30th April 2017 - 100% refund ##
Cancellations between 30th April till 10th May 2017 - 50% refund ##
Cancellations after 10th May 2017 - No refund (In Anycase)
Rs.5000/-* per participant by 25th May 2017.
Rs.6000/-* per participant for “Spot Entries” on 3rd June ‘17 from 9:00 - 9:30 am
Note*: Cash will not be accepted in any case. For spot entries you can pay by payTM (M:9890436368) or Cheque only.
Inclusion in fees :
Admission to the Welcome Ceremony & side events (Paper and poster presentations)
Abstract Book & proceedings
A printed copy of the Conference Programme
Admission to all sessions - including the plenary & featured speaker sessions
Daily Lunch and twice tea/coffee and light snacks