Info-Email May 2015

Education Leadership Symposium 2015:

conference program (including Parallel Program) is online featuring 160 speakers


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Dear colleagues and friends


The complete conference program (including parallel program) of the Education Leadership Symposium in Zug (September 2-4 2015) is online. Over 160 speakers will be taking part. You will find all the updates on our website.


Registration for the Symposium is possible until Tuesday June 30 2015. So far, 400 participants have registered. We offer a discount for participants who arrive from outside Switzerland. There are only limited places available.


If you want to bring a group of participants, get in touch with us about special rates and a school-visit program, as others already have done.


A flyer of the Symposium is available at:


Please feel free to forward this email to those that might be interested.



Plenary Program

Wednesday, September 2, and Friday, September 2

Theme of the plenary program: Excellence, Equality and Equity: Improving the Quality of Education for All

The keynote lectures delve into the question of how we can do justice to all students and their varying backgrounds, abilities, needs and wishes.

The full plenary program is available at:


Parallel Program

Thursday, September 3

Within the parallel program there is the opportunity to immerse yourself in one of the 5 English- and 10 German-speaking thematic strands over four 90-minute sessions (workshops and presentations) or to switch between different thematic strands. The parallel program offers around 100 presentations, workshops and discussions.

The English-speaking parallel program is available at:

The German-speaking parallel program is available at:



Registration for the conference is possible until June 30 at:

Please note that we offer a discount for participants from outside Switzerland as a support for travel costs.



Further Updates:


Conference Dinner: Tour de Zoug




Pre-Conference: International Seminar


Post-Conference: Methods Workshops



Please note that special rates can only be offered for a limited time.


Zug and its Surrounding




Video-Trailer of the Symposium


Feedback of Participants


Former Symposia


Best wishes

Stephan Huber and the IBB-Team


Prof. Dr. Stephan Gerhard Huber, M.Phil. (Cantab)

Head of the Institute for the Management and Economics of Education (IBB)

University of Teacher Education Zug

Mail: Zugerbergstrasse 3 / CH-6300 Zug

Office: +41-41-727-1269

Fax: +41-41-727-1271




Coopted Member of the Erfurt School of Education (ESE) University of Erfurt

Senior Research Fellow Hong Kong Institute of Education

Honorary Research Fellow Faculty of Humanities School of Education University of Manchester

Adjunct Professor Institute for Education Research Griffith University Brisbane


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