CCEF 2020 is coming soon!

An opportunity to present your ideas at
Cambridge China Education Forum.

Call for Abstract will open once the 2020 theme is released. Thanks for your attention and support

Call for Abstracts




The Cambridge China Education Forum (CCEF) is pleased to announce the call for abstracts for our upcoming Annual Forum at the Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge on 18-19, July 2019. To connect theory and practice, we welcome contributions from researchers and education practitioners (including experienced teachers).



The theme of the 2019 Forum is “Bridging the Past and the Future: Educating the Next Generation”. This forum aims to provide a platform for researchers, practitioners, policymakers, and industries to open up meaningful dialogues on tradition and innovation in education. Specifically, we hope to address two key questions from an interdisciplinary perspective:


  • What do we know about the educational needs of the next generation?


  • How should we educate them and prepare them for the future?


We invite you to submit abstracts addressing (but are not limited to) the following topics, with clear links to the forum theme:


  • Higher education 高等教育

  • K-12 education  K-12教育

  • Teacher Learning community  教师学习共同体

  • Teacher development  教师培养

  • Innovative pedagogy   教学创新

  • Language education    语言习得

  • Global competence     全球竞争力培养

  • Talent cultivation & workforce preparation  人才与就业

  • The role of technology in education  科技与教育

  • International collaboration in education  教育与国际合作

  • Education equity  教育公平

  • Education management  教育管理

  • ...

Submission Guidelines 提交指南

  • The word limit for the abstract is 300 words. Abstracts should be written in English.


  • Please include 3-4 keywords right below the title of the abstract.


  • Please send in a brief biography together with the abstract, including your name, affiliated institutions and contact details (e.g. email address).


  • Submit your abstract and short bio to Please use the following template for the subject of your email “CCEF abstract + Name”.

    请将摘要和个人简介一同发送至以下邮箱。发送时将邮件主题设定为“CCEF abstract+Name"

  • The deadline for submission is 29th March 2019.


  • Spaces for oral presentation are limited. We strongly recommend that you complete your submission as early as possible.


  • All submissions are peer-reviewed and selected based on academic merits, originality, and relevance to the forum theme.


  • Once your abstract is accepted, you will be invited to register for the conference. Upon payment of the registration fee, you will receive an official confirmation email.


Format 发表形式

  • CCEF accepts abstracts for oral presentation (25 minutes for the presentation and 5 minutes for Q&A).


  • Parallel presentation sessions will be held in the afternoon of the conference days. There will be keynote and panel sessions in the morning. For more details please refer to the tentative conference programme.

    论文展示环节将安排在7月18,19日两天下午。 具体细节请参阅临时会议流程。

  • The working language of the forum is English.


Key Dates 重要日期

  • Submission deadline: March 29, 2019


  • Notification of Acceptance: April 12, 2019


Contact 联系我们

All questions about submissions should be emailed to For more details and updates about the forum, please follow our WeChat account (CCEForum).