Adult Education in Global Times: An International Research Conference (Call for Proposals)


For only the second time in North America, researchers from eight international organisations will meet in Vancouver to share and discuss research in adult learning and education. Adult Education in Global Times 2020 (AEGT2020) is patterned after three successful previous events, the first in 1988 at Leeds University, the second in 1997 at Birkbeck College, University of London, and the third in 2000 at the University of British Columbia.

Plan now to attend this rare and important event and consider submitting a proposal. 

Primary Host Organisation
Canadian Association for the Study of Adult Education (CASAE/ACÉÉA)

Partnering Organisations
Adult Education Research Conference (AERC)
American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE)
Adult Learning Australia (ALA)
European Society for Research on the Education of Adults (ESREA)
Indian Adult Education Association (IAEA)
International Society for Comparative Adult Education (ISCAE)
Standing Conference on University Teaching and Research in the Education of Adults (SCUTREA)

Deadline for submitting proposals: Monday, September 30, 2019

Additional information about the conference can be found in the links below:

The Call forProposals and a poster advertising the Conference are featured below and attached.

Please check out the Conference website for more information.

Kind regards



Dr Wayne Bailey
Acting Associate Dean (International)
University of Huddersfield