About ICon-MaSTEd

The International Conference on Mathematics, Science and Technology Education (ICon-MaSTEd) is a peer-reviewed international conference, which covers research on mathematics, science and technology education, along with technology-enhanced learning, including blended learning, E-learning, ICT-based assessment, mobile learning etc.
Since 2001, ICon-MaSTEd is the premier interdisciplinary forum for social scientists, academicians, researchers, professionals, policy makers, postgraduate students and practitioners to present their latest research results, ideas, developments, and applications.
There is urgent general need for principled changes in mathematics, science and technology education elicited by promising theories, models, tools, services, networks and communications.
We invite you to participate in the conference and look forward to fruitful cooperation.

Topics of interest

Mathematics Education

Biology Education

Chemistry Education

Physics Education

Astronomy Education

Earth Science Education

Computer Science Education

Integrated Science Education

Technology Education

Educational Technology

Previous conferences

  1. Theory and methods of learning mathematics, physics, informatics (proceedings: vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, April 26-28, 2001
  2. Theory and methods of learning mathematics, physics, informatics (proceedings: vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, April 25-26, 2002
  3. Theory and methods of learning fundamental disciplines in high technical school (proceedings: vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3, vol. 4), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, March 13-14, 2003
  4. Theory and methods of learning fundamental disciplines in high school (proceedings: vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3, vol. 4), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, April 7-8, 2004
  5. Theory and methods of learning fundamental disciplines in high school, in the memory of Prof. O. V. Sergeev (proceedings: vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3, vol. 4), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, April 26-28, 2005
  6. Theory and methods of learning fundamental disciplines in high school (proceedings: vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3, vol. 4), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, April 27-28, 2006
  7. Theory and methods of learning fundamental disciplines in high school (proceedings: vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3, vol. 4), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, April 17-18, 2008
  8. Theory and methods of learning fundamental disciplines in high school (proceedings: vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3, vol. 4, vol. 5), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, March 25-26, 2010
  9. Theory and methods of learning fundamental disciplines in high school (proceedings: vol. 1, vol. 2), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, May 19-20, 2011
  10. Theory and methods of learning fundamental disciplines in high school (proceedings: vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3, vol. 4, vol. 5), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, April 5-6, 2012
  11. Theory and methods of learning fundamental disciplines in high school (proceedings: vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3, vol. 4, vol. 5), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, April 11-12, 2013
  12. International Conference on Mathematics, Science and Technology Education (ICon-MaSTEd 2020), Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine, October 15-17, 2020

2021
May 12 - 14

Kryvyi Rih
Ukraine

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Call for Papers

Authors are invited to submit full (and original research) papers (at least 6 pages) including surveys, tutorials, perspective/colloquia articles in conference topics of interest through the HotCRP (https://notso.easyscience.education/icon-masted/2021) by December 14, 2020.
By submitting a paper an author and all co-authors are assumed to agree with the terms of the IOP Proceedings Licence.

Submitted papers will be peer-reviewed by three reviewers on the basis of technical quality, relevance, originality, significance, and clarity. If necessary, a fourth, additional reviewer will be involved. The Program Committee will use these reviews to determine which papers will be accepted for presentation at the conference. The result of the reviewing will be announced to the submitting authors by email, along with reviewer comments, if any.

Accepted papers will be published in the open access Journal of Physics: Conference Series (Online ISSN: 1742-6596 / publisher: IOP Publishing) in two month after conference.

Primary requirements

  • Submissions should be:
    • basically, correct and sound;
    • original (not published elsewhere partly or in full and not submitted to other venues for simultaneous consideration);
    • written in British English;
    • presented at the conference in any language (at least one author of each article should attend to the conference);
    • in line with the scope of ICon-MaSTEd.
  • The number of references in the list of references should not be less than 10.
  • Self-citations should not exceed 10 %.
  • Authors are encouraged to refer to the Committee on Publishing Ethics (COPE) for all aspects of publication ethics (http://publicationethics.org/) and to strictly conform to the ethical rules described on https://publishingsupport.iopscience.iop.org/ethical-policy-journals/, in particular:
    • A single study is not split up into several parts to increase the quantity of submissions and submitted to various edited book projects or journals or to one journal over time (e.g. "salami-publishing").
    • No data have been fabricated or manipulated (including images) to support the manuscript's conclusions.
    • No data, text, or theories by others are presented as if they were the authors own ("plagiarism"). Proper acknowledgements to other works must be given (this includes material that is closely copied (near verbatim), summarized and/or paraphrased), quotation marks are used for verbatim copying of material, and permissions are secured for material that is copyrighted.
    • Consent to submit has been received from all co-authors and responsible authorities at the institute/organization where the work has been carried out before the work is submitted.
    • Authors whose names appear on the submission have contributed sufficiently to the scientific work and therefore share collective responsibility and accountability for the results.

Formatting options

ICon-MaSTEd 2021 uses IOP Conference Series format for the proceedings. Therefore, for preparing your submission please STRICTLY FOLLOW the 'Basic guidelines for preparing a paper' and 'Guidelines for preparing reference lists'. You should use LaTeX2e class file for your submissions. If you would like to submit multimedia or any other supplementary data to accompany your paper, you might find 'Multimedia guidelines' useful.

Paper submission

In case you have never worked with the HotCRP system before, please create a HotCRP account by clicking "Create an account" link at the login form. You will be offered to enter your email and click the 'Create account' button. The instructions for signing in to HotCRP would be sent to your email. After complete registration you should sign in and complete your profile. Please list potential conflicts of interest - we use this information when assigning reviews. At the "New Submission" link of the ICon-MaSTEd 2021, please fill in the forms as requested by the instructions.

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Important Dates

Submission Deadline

December 14, 2020

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Notification Due:

February 20, 2021

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Final Submission Deadline

March 10, 2021

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Registration Due:

April 26, 2021

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Workshop Day

May 12, 2021

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Main Conference

May 13-14, 2021

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Registration

ICon-MaSTEd requires that every conference participant, not necessarily a speaker, but also a listener, registers at the conference. A dedicated registration service will be provided for this step. We need your registration for:
  1. Personalizing your conference information bundle, including the badge with your name and affiliation
  2. Offer additional services to you: e.g. visa support, hostel booking, official invitation letter preparation
  3. Collecting statistical information about session attendance, including social events – for proper resource planning
  4. Letting the other conference participants know who you are to facilitate networking
Please choose the right item for you to complete the registration, the registration fee is listed as follows:

    Authors (Presentation & Publication) - 54 GBP and 200 UAH
    Audience (With conference information bundle) - 200 UAH
    Audience (Without conference information bundle) - No Fee

Important Notice:
  1. Registration fee covers the conference fee, conference material (conference program, certification...), coffee/tea break.
  2. Each paid registration covers only one paper and one attendee.
  3. At least one author for each accepted final paper must register for paper publication.
  4. Delegates should bear the Service Charge (if any) of the bank in the Sender's Side.

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Program Committee

Leon Andretti Abdillah, Universitas Bina Darma, Indonesia
George Abuselidze, Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University, Georgia
Tetiana Alokhina, Center for Problems of Marine Geology, Geoecology and Sedimentary Ore Formation of the NAS of Ukraine, Ukraine
Svitlana Amelina, National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine
Vitalina Babenko, V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, Ukraine
Olga Bondarenko, Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University, Ukraine
Ankur Singh Bist, Signy Advanced Technologies, India
Mark Bosin, Kharkiv Humanitarian-Pedagogical Academy, Ukraine
Chun-Yen Chang, National Normal Taiwan University, Taiwan
Roman Danel, Institute of Technology and Business in České Budějovice, Czechia
Michel Enrique Gamboa Graus, Las Tunas University, Cuba
Helena Fidlerová, Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovakia
Alexey Galuza, National Technical University "Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute", Ukraine
Irina Georgescu, Bucharest University of Economics, Romania
J. Paul Gibson, Telecom SudParis, France
Olena Glazunova, National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine
Liudmyla Gryzun, H. S. Skovoroda Kharkiv National Pedagogical University, Ukraine
Vita Hamaniuk, Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University, Ukraine
Pavlo Hryhoruk, Khmelnytskyi National University, Ukraine
Andrii Iatsyshyn, Institute of Environmental Geochemistry of the NAS of Ukraine, Ukraine
Anna Iatsyshyn, Institute of Environmental Geochemistry of the NAS of Ukraine, Ukraine
Oleksii Ignatenko, Institute of Software Systems, Ukraine
Dragos Daniel Iordache, National Institute for Research and Development in Informatics - ICI Bucuresti, Romania
Michail Kalogiannakis, University of Crete, Greece
Arnold Kiv, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Oleksandr Kolgatin, Simon Kuznets Kharkiv National University of Economics, Ukraine
Elena Komarova, Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University, Russia
Tetiana Kramarenko, Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University, Ukraine
Milan Kubiatko, Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem, Czechia
Anatoli Kouropatov, Levinsky College of Education, Israel
Volodymyr Kukharenko, National Technical University "Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute", Ukraine
Andrey Kupin, Kryvyi Rih National University, Ukraine
Vitalii Lapinskyi, Institute of Pedagogy of the NAES of Ukraine, Ukraine
Olena Lokshyna, Institute of Pedagogy of the NAES of Ukraine, Ukraine
Oksana Lytvyn, Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University, Ukraine
Nataliia Maksyshko, Zaporizhzhia National University, Ukraine
Svetlana Malchenko, Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University, Ukraine
Orken Mamyrbayev, Institute of Information and Computational Technologies, Kazakhstan
Liliia Midak, Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University, Ukraine
Franko Milano, University of Florence, Italy
Iryna Mintii, Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University, Ukraine
Andrii Morozov, Zhytomyr Polytechnic State University, Ukraine
Nataliia Morze, Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University, Ukraine
Pavlo Nechypurenko, Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University, Ukraine
Yulia Nosenko, Institute of Information Technologies and Learning Tools of the NAES of Ukraine, Ukraine
Laima Okuneviciute Neverauskiene, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University & Lithuanian Social Research Centre, Lithuania
Kateryna Osadcha, Bogdan Khmelnitsky Melitopol State Pedagogical University, Ukraine
Viacheslav Osadchyi, Bogdan Khmelnitsky Melitopol State Pedagogical University, Ukraine
María Rita Otero, National Scientific and Technical Research Council & National University of Central Buenos Aires, Argentina
Stamatios Papadakis, University of Crete, Greece
Liubov Panchenko, National Technical University of Ukraine "Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute", Ukraine
Larysa Petrenko, University of Educational Management, Ukraine
Olga Pinchuk, Institute of Information Technologies and Learning Tools of the NAES of Ukraine, Ukraine
Oleg Pursky, Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics, Ukraine
Anna Rybak, University of Bialystok, Poland
Serhiy Semerikov, Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University, Ukraine
Etibar Seyidzade, Baku Engineering University, Azerbaijan
Vladimir Soloviev, Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University, Ukraine
Andrii Striuk, Kryvyi Rih National University, Ukraine
Oksana Strutynska, National Pedagogical Dragomanov University, Ukraine
Myroslav Syvyi, Ternopil Volodymyr Hnatiuk National Pedagogical University, Ukraine
Viktoriia Tkachuk, Kryvyi Rih National University, Ukraine
Iryna Trubavina, National Academy of the National Guard of Ukraine, Ukraine
Yuriy Tryus, Cherkasy State Technology University, Ukraine
Mariia Umryk, National Pedagogical Dragomanov University, Ukraine
Tetiana Vakaliuk, Zhytomyr Polytechnic State University, Ukraine
Nataliia Veretennikova, Lviv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine
Kateryna Vlasenko, Donbas State Engineering Academy, Ukraine
Nataliia Volkova, Alfred Nobel University, Ukraine
Cevat Yaman, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, Saudi Arabia

Keynote Speakers

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The Venue

Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University
54 Gararin Ave.
Kryvyi Rih, 50086
Ukraine

ICon-MaSTEd FAQs

Full research papers

Research articles should contain sufficient background and motivation and they should present proofs, where applicable, or at least outlines of such in sufficient detail to enable an expert to complete them. Thus summaries and mere announcements of papers appearing elsewhere cannot be included, although more detailed versions of e.g. a highly technical contribution may well be published elsewhere later.

Surveys and reviews

Surveys should cover a sufficiently broad topic, and should normally not just review the author's own recent research. In the case of surveys proofs of results may not be necessary. Review papers are also welcomed and accepted.

ICon-MaSTEd adhere to the following main standards:

  • Unbiased consideration is given to all papers regardless of race, gender, religious belief, ethnic origin, citizenship or political philosophy of the authors.
  • Ensuring that no terminology is used that is offensive or might be perceived to be offensive to others.
  • All papers should meet the following key points related to scientific content, quality and presentation:
    1. Technical Criteria
      • Scientific merit: notably scientific rigour, accuracy and correctness.
      • Clarity of expression; communication of ideas; readability and discussion of concepts.
      • Sufficient discussion of the context of the work, and suitable referencing.
    2. Quality Criteria
      • Originality: Is the work relevant and novel?
      • Motivation: Does the problem considered have a sound motivation? All papers should clearly demonstrate the scientific interest of the results.
      • Repetition: Have significant parts of the manuscript already been published?
      • Length: Is the content of the work of sufficient scientific interest to justify its length?
    3. Presentation Criteria
      • Title: Is it adequate and appropriate for the content of the article?
      • Abstract: Does it contain the essential information of the article? Is it complete? Is it suitable for inclusion by itself in an abstracting service?
      • Diagrams, figures, tables and captions: Are they essential and clear?
      • Text and mathematics: Are they brief but still clear? If you recommend shortening, please suggest what should be omitted.
      • Conclusion: Does the paper contain a carefully written conclusion, summarizing what has been learned and why it is interesting and useful?

  • Changes of authorship or in the order of authors are not accepted after acceptance of a contribution to the proceedings.
  • Requests to add or delete authors at revision stage or after publication is a serious matter, and may be considered only after receipt of written approval from all authors and detailed explanation about the role/deletion of the new/deleted author. The decision on accepting the change rests with the volume editor(s)of the proceedings.

Unlimited

  • number of pages in each article
  • use of colour
  • additional multimedia items

CONTACTS


Iryna Mintii, +380983516035, irina.mintiy@gmail.com
Serhiy Semerikov, semerikov@gmail.com