November 11-12, 2021, Kyiv, Ukraine

AET 2021

2nd Myroslav I. Zhaldak Symposium on Advances in Educational Technology


2nd Myroslav I. Zhaldak Symposium on Advances in Educational Technology is a peer-reviewed international conference focusing on research advances and applications of combined use of computer hardware, software, and educational theory and practice to facilitate learning. Today, AET is the premier interdisciplinary forum for learning scientists, academicians, researchers, professionals, policy makers, postgraduate students and practitioners to present their latest research results, ideas, developments, and applications.

AET main topics of interest are:

  • Artificial Intelligence, Knowledge Engineering, and Intelligent Tutoring Systems
  • Aspects of environmental augmented reality security and ethics
  • Augmented reality gamification
  • Augmented reality in professional training and retraining
  • Augmented reality in science education
  • Augmented reality social and technical issues
  • Cloud technologies for informatics learning
  • Cloud technologies for mathematics learning
  • Cloud technologies for physics learning
  • Cloud technologies of mobile learning
  • Cloud technologies of open education
  • Cloud-based and mobile learning technologies for teacher and VET
  • Cloud-based e-learning platforms, tools and services
  • Cloud-based learning environments
  • Cloud-based learning management systems
  • Computer simulation in science and mathematics learning
  • Design and implementation of augmented reality learning environments
  • Development of Soft Skills for teachers of institutions of professional, special before higher and higher education in the context of digitalization
  • Educational data mining and learning analytics
  • ICT in higher education for a sustainable future society
  • ICT in secondary education for a sustainable future society
  • Learning environments models
  • Learning Technology
  • Machine Learning, Robot Learning and Artificial Learning
  • Management of professional development of specialists in the digital space of formal and non-formal education
  • Massive open online courses
  • Methodology of Informatization in Education
  • Methods of using cloud-oriented learning tools
  • Mobile and blended learning
  • Mobile technology of augmented reality
  • Modelling systems in education
  • Open learning systems and virtual conferences for training professionals
  • Psychological safety of participants in the educational process in the digital educational environment
  • Seamless learning and holistic education modelling and design
  • STEAM Education
  • Supporting the development of 21st century skills through ICT
  • Training and professional development of specialists in the digital twin of the educational institution
  • Training of managers of a socio-political profile in the context of society digitalization: a humanistic aspect
  • Virtualization of learning

This symposium is dedicated to the memory of Myroslav I. Zhaldak (15.08.1937-26.02.2021), the Father of Educational Technology both in the USSR and in Ukraine, whose pioneering work in computer-based learning inspires us.

Previous conferences

  • AET 2020 1st Symposium on Advances in Educational Technology, Kyiv, Ukraine, November 12-13, 2020


Authors are invited to submit full (and original research) papers (at least 10 pages) including surveys, tutorials, perspective/colloquia articles in the AET topics of interest through the HotCRP
by September 20, 2021 (May 30, 2022 for post-proceedings).

Submitted papers will be peer-reviewed by three scholars on the basis of technical quality, relevance, originality, significance, and clarity. If necessary, a fourth, additional reviewer will be involved. The Program Committee will use these reviews to determine which papers will be accepted for presentation at the symposium. The result of the reviewing will be announced to the submitting authors by email, along with reviewer comments, if any.

Update: submission instructions for papers selected to AET 2021 post-proceedings can be found here.

Primary requirements

  • Submissions must be original and should not have been published previously or be under consideration for publication while being evaluated for this symposium. The review process will be blind peer review.
  • The submission should be LaTeX-generated PDF paper.

Formatting options

Paper submission

  • In case you have never worked with the HotCRP system before, please create HotCRP account it by clicking "Create an account" link at the login form. You will be offered to enter your email and click the 'Create account' button. The instructions for signing in to HotCRP would be sent to your email. After complete registration you should sign in and complete your profile. Please list potential conflicts of interest - we use this information when assigning reviews. At the "New Submission" link of the AET 2021, please fill in the forms as requested by the instructions.


Submission Deadline

September 20, 2021

Notification Due

October 25, 2021

Final Submission Deadline

November 10, 2021

Registration Due

November 7, 2021


November 11-12, 2021

AET 2021 Highlights: Report of Workshop on Professional Development in the Digitized Society


University of Educational Management, 52A Sichovykh Striltsiv Str., Kyiv, 04053, Ukraine


Serhiy O. Semerikov,

Viacheslav V. Osadchyi,, +380979308618

Olena H. Kuzminska,