MEETING: CIES Annual Meeting, March 5-9, 2017
The Comparative and International Education Society (CIES), Inc., was founded in 1956 to foster cross-cultural understanding, scholarship, academic achievement and societal development through the international study of educational ideas, systems, and practices. The Society’s members include over 3000 academics, students, practitioners, and policymakers from around the world.
The CIES Annual Meeting is a a gathering of Society members and the interested public for an academic research conference devoted to scholarly and practical exchange as well as debate and networking. In 2017 the CIES Annual Meeting will be held in Atlanta, Georgia March 5-9, 2017 with the theme “Problematizing (In)Equality: The Promise of Comparative and International Education”. Read the full call for papers here.
The CIES Annual Conference is an academic conference attended by researchers, students, practitioners and policy makers interested in comparative and international education. Each CIES conference has a theme that is intended to serve as a broad umbrella under which a wide range of work can be presented, while still yielding the consolidation and advancement of knowledge. As Program Chair of the 2017 CIES conference President-Elect, Professor Noah W. Sobe (Loyola University Chicago), has set the 2017 conference theme as “Problematizing (In)Equality: The Promise of Comparative and International Education”. Please view his welcome message to learn more about the Comparative and International Education Society and the 61st CIES Annual Meeting to take place in Atlanta, GA March 5-9, 2017.