Asian Education Symposium (AES 2017) will be held from 06th (Monday) to 07th (Tuesday) November 2017 at Hotel Lombok Raya in Mataram, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Indonesia. The AES 2017 is an international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of theories and practices in education. The AES 2017 promotes collaborative excellence between academicians and professionals from Education. The conference is expected to develop a strong network of researchers and pioneers in education worldwide.

The aim of AES 2017 is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of pedagogy. The AES 2017 main theme is Global Collaboration for Education Equity. Accepted abstracts will be required to submit a manuscript of 3000 words. All papers will undergo a peer review process.

Scopes of the conferences

Scopes of the conference are ranged from but not limited to:

Art Education (AED): Music Education; Writing Education; Imaginative Education; Language Education; and History.

Adult Education (ADE): Competitive Skills; Continuing Education; Higher Education; Vocational Education; and Transferring Disciplines.

Business Education (BDE): Educational Administration; Human Resource Development; Academic Advising and Counselling; Education Policy and Leadership; Industrial Cooperation; Life-long Learning Experiences; Workplace Learning and Collaborative Learning; Work Employability; and Educational Institution Government Partnership.

Course Management (CMT): Accreditation and Quality Assurance; Academic Experiences and Best Practice; Copy-right; Digital Libraries and Repositories; Digital Rights Management; Evaluation and Assessment; E-content Management and Development; Open Content; e-Portfolios; Grading Methods; Knowledge Management; Quality processes; and Selection Criteria in Interdisciplinary Studies.

Curriculum, Research and Development (CRD): Acoustics in Education Environment; Counsellor Education; Courses, Tutorials and Labs and Curriculum Design.

Educational Foundations (EDF): Early Childhood Education; Elementary Education; Geographical Education; Health Education; Home Education; Rural Education; Science Education; Secondary Education; Second life Educators; Social Studies Education; and Special Education.

Learning / Teaching Methodologies and Assessment (TMA): Simulated Communities and Online Mentoring; e-Testing and new Test Theories; Supervising and Managing Student Projects; Pedagogy Enhancement with e-Learning; Educating the Educators; Immersive Learning; Blended Learning; Computer-Aided Assessment; Metrics and Performance Measurement; Assessment Software Tools; and Assessment Methods in Blended Learning Environments.

Global Issues in Education and Research (GER): Education, Research and Globalization; Barriers to Learning (ethnicity, age, psychosocial factors…); Women and Minorities in Science and Technology; Indigenous and Diversity Issues; Government Policy issues; Organizational, Legal and Financial Aspects; Digital Divide; Increasing Affordability and Access to the Internet; Ethical issues in Education; and Intellectual Property Rights and Plagiarism.

Pedagogy (PDG): Teacher Education; Cross-disciplinary areas of Education; Educational Psychology; Education practice trends and issues; Indigenous Education; Kinesiology and Leisure Science; K12; Life-long Learning Education; Mathematics Education; Physical Education (PE); Reading Education; and Religion and Education Studies.

Ubiquitous Learning (OBL): Accessibility to Disabled Users; Animation, 3D, and Web 3D Applications; Context Dependent Learning; Distance Education; E-Learning; Educational Technology; Educational Games and Software; Human Computer Interaction; ICT Education; Internet technologies; Learning Management Systems (LMS); Mobile Applications and Learning (M-learning); Technology Enhanced Learning; Technology Support for Pervasive Learning; Virtual and Augmented Reality; Virtual Learning Environments (VLE); Web 2.0, Social Networking, Blogs and Wikis.

Other Areas of Education (OAE)

Invited Speakers

Prof. Dr. Hans Dieter Barke-Universität Münster, Germany

Husni Mua’z, Ph.D.-University of Mataram, Indonesia

Prof. Dr. Joseph. A. Foley- Assumption University, Thailand

Prof. Dr. Noraini Binti Kaprawi, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia

Prof. Yamamoto Ikuro, Kinjo Gakuin University, Japan

Venue and Accomodation

The AES 2017 symposium will be held at Lombok Raya Hotel, located in the central of Mataram, Indonesia. Participants are encouraged to stay at the venue, Lombok Raya Hotel, for ease of travel, comfort and convenience. Lombok Raya Hotel has provided Special Room Rate for participants of Asian Education Symposium staying at the hotel by providing BOOKING CODE: AES2017 when making hotel reservation. Hotel Reservation can be done directly through email or phone. Please remember to cite the booking code.

Special Room Rate:

Superior Single / Twin @Rp.500.000,-/r/d + Breakfast
Deluxe Single / Twin @Rp.580.000,-/r/d + Breakfast
New Super Deluxe Single / Twin @Rp.650.000,-/r/d + Breakfast
Junior Suite @Rp.1.650.000,-/r/d + Breakfast
Executive Suite @Rp.3.000.000,-/r/d + Breakfast
Royal Suite @Rp.3.250.000,-/r/d + Breakfast
President Suite @Rp.6.000.000,-/r/d + Breakfast

*2 persons per room

Contact Lombok Raya Hotel
Phone: (62-370) 632305 (hunting)

Hotel Lombok Raya
Jalan Panca Usaha No. 11
Kota Mataram, Nusa Tenggara Barat, 83231


On November 7th, 2017 there will be optional trips to Gili Trawangan, Gili Sudak, Sasak village and city shopping. Please click here to read the detail of the tours.

Important Dates

Deadline of abstract submission: August 17, 2017 (FINAL EXTENSION)
Information of abstract acceptance: August 21, 2017
Deadline for paper submission: September 8, 2017
Information of full paper acceptance: September 29, 2017
Deadline for registration: October 6, 2017
Conference day: November 6-7, 2017



Selected papers will be published in SCITEPRESS . All articles get Digital Object Identifier (DOI). Other papers (modified version) will be published in Indonesian Journal of Applied Linguistics (IJAL), International Journal of Education (IJE), and Indonesia Journal of Science and Technology (IJOST).

Authors are requested to submit abstract to the Organizing Committee by June 02, 2017. The abstract is maximum 250 words and should consist of the following: aim of study, method used, result, and implication. The papers should be written in English and must be between 4 to 6 pages.

Please download for AES paper template

Abstract and Paper Submission

[IMPORTANT] To submit an abstract, authors must register first (click here). Then they can submit their abstracts by logging in to this site (menu “Submission System” then “Login”). The manuscript (full paper) can be submitted only after authors submit their abstracts. The whole submission process is done fully online (NOT by email) to guarantee smooth administration. Letter of Acceptance (LoA) and Letter of Invitation (LoI) can be downloaded directly from your account once your abstract is accepted to be presented at the conference.

Registration Fee and Payment

Indonesia presenter: IDR 1.500.000,-
Indonesia presenter (student): IDR 1.000.000,-
Indonesia participant: IDR 1.000.000,-
Indonesia participant (student): IDR 800.000,-
International presenter and participant: US$ 200
International presenter and participant (student): US$ 100


Bank name: Bank Mandiri, Branch Mataram AA Gde Ngurah, Mataram, Lombok. Indonesia.
Account number: 145-00-0776677-3
Account holder: RPL 038 Universitas Mataram Untuk Dana Kelola BLU

International Advisory Board

1. Prof. Ir. Sunarpi, Ph.D, University of Mataram
2. Dr. Vasilis Strogilos, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
3. Dr. Tugba Ozturk, Ankara University, Turke
4. Prof. Takuya Baba, Hiroshima University, Japan
5. Prof. Dr. Noraini Binti Kaprawi, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia
6. Prof. Dr. Hans Dieter Barke-Universität Münster, Germany
7. Husni Mua’z, Ph.D.-Universitas Mataram, Indonesia
8. Prof. Dr. Joseph. A. Foley- Assumption University, Thailand

Scientific Committee

1. Prof. Ir. I Komang Damar Jaya, M. Sc. Agr. Ph.D. – Universitas Mataram
2. Dr. Sukardi, M. Pd. – Universitas Mataram
3. Dr. Dady Setiadi, M. Sc – Universitas Mataram
4. Prof. Dr. Yaya S. Kusumah, M.Sc. – Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia
5. Prof. Dr. Anna Permanasari, M.Si.  – Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia
6. Prof. Dr. Disman, M.Si. – Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia
7. Dr. Rita Retnowati – Universitas Pakuan
8. Dr. Griet Helena – Universitas Pakuan
9. Dr. Eka Suhardi – Universitas Pakuan
10. Prof. Dr. Agus Salim Mansyur – Universitas Islam Negeri Sunan Gunung Djati
11. Prof. Dr. Saeful Muhtadi – Universitas Islam Negeri Sunan Gunung Djati
12. Dr.Lins Ruswandi, M.Pd. – Universitas Islam Negeri Sunan Gunung Djati
13. Prof. Dr.I Wayan Suastra – Universitas Pendidikan Ganesha
14. Prof. Dr. I Gede Astra Wesnawa – Universitas Pendidikan Ganesha
15. Prof. Dr. Ni Nyoman Padmadewi  – Universitas Pendidikan Ganesha

Organizing Committee

Conference chair: Ir. Bambang Hari Kusumo, M. Agr. ST. Ph.D.
Technical conference chair: Ir. Sulaiman Ngongu Depamede, M.Biotech, Ph.D.
1. Dr.Lalu Muhaimi, M. Pd.
2. Ima Andi Lolo, M.Ec.
3. Dr. Yayuk Andayani, M.Si.
4. Dr. Nuriadi, M.A.
5. Ananto Andy Ariwibowo, ST

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