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MENNTAVIKA Conference - Available at University of Iceland
Thu, 28/09/2023 - 14:00 to Fri, 29/09/2023 - 18:00

Stakkahlíð / Háteigsvegur

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MENNTAKVIKA takes place on September 28 - 29, 2023.

The annual conference of the University of Iceland's School of Education, Menntakvika, presents and communicates the latest researches and findings in education and related fields.

The theme of Menntakvika 2023 is Education policy and well-fare, and includes 225 talks and 56 seminars. 

The conference is an important forum for experts, academics and people working in the field to learn from each other, share knowledge and promote cooperation in the field of educational sciences.

Menntakvika is held in the premises of the School of Education at HÍ in Stakkahlíð and is open to all who are interested in education free of charge. Seminars and talks will mostly take place on Friday, September 29, and the detailed programme will be announced soon. Further information can be found on the website


The opening seminar will be held on Thursday, September 28 from 2 - 4.30 PM on the premises of the School of Education, Stakkahlíð.

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Gita Steiner-Khamsi gives the keynote of the seminar: The use and abuse of research evidence for policy and planning in education.

Following, there will be a seminar on education policy and flourishing, which will conclude with a panel discussion and the awarding of grants to doctoral students and scholars in the field of education.

See more here - the programme of the Menntakvika Opening seminar

Welcome to Menntakvika!

Menntakvika conference.