International scientific conference for doctoral studies

Beginning teacher in the changing society

7th – 8th of November 2017

Faculty of Education, Palacký University

The Czech Republic

 Deadline for article is 12/12/2017

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Frequently asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Basic information about the conference

The conference is open to all full-time and part-time/combined doctoral students who are in their doctoral dissertations addressing a diversity of topics in fields of: pedagogy, didactics, special education, psychology and pedagogical andragogy. The conference title should be an inspiration, however, not limitation.

Every participant can choose whether he/she participates as active or passive.

Registration of the poster

The prescribed format of presentation at the conference is a poster.

It is possible to register for the conference as an active participant only with a poster which is related by its research to pedagogy. The Organizing Committee reserves the right to reject posters that do not meet this primary criterion.

It is possible to register, represent and publish contributions in Czech, Slovak or English.

It is necessary to fill in the registration form the name of the poster and abstract that includes the the aim, theoretical anchoring and methodology of the research.

Acceptance or rejection letter will be sent by the Organizing Committee on the e-mail used in the registration within approximately 5 working days since registration.

Publishing of the article

The outcome of the conference will be a reviewed collection book with ISBN which will be published online and on a CD. Five to seven high-quality articles will be selected for publishing also in a peer-reviewed journal e-Pedagogium (during 2018).

Papers will be published in the form of a continuous text which is usual for the conference collection books.

Articles must fulfil the following criteria in order to be published in the collection book:

  • active presentation of research in form of a poster at the conference 
    (7th of November 2017)
  • submission of the final version of the article on time and in the form of continuous text (until 12th of December 2017 sent on the e-mail )
  • compliance with the formal criteria for writing the article template post,
  • successful completion of the review process template review process.

In case of failing one or more of the above-mentioned criteria the article will not be published.


Where does the conference take place?

The conference is organized by the Faculty of Education, Palacký University on Žižkovo Náměstí 5 in Olomouc. In front of the main building of the faculty is a statue of T. G. Masaryk. 10 minutes walk from the train station.

Where to lay your head?

Student’s dormitories provide accommodation in form of a hotel. In the heart of the centrum is also Palác hotel and Clarion hotel. The alternative could be Airbnb and Couchsurfing. Participants arrange and pay for their accommodation on their own costs.

How much does it cost?

The whole conference and workshops are free. The only things you will have to invest are your time, energy and joy.
The Organizing Committee reserves the right to cancel any workshop because of low number of registered participants.

How to get here?

Airports are in Prague, Brno and Ostrava. You can get to Olomouc, Hl. Nádraží by train or bus from all of the previously mentioned cities. You can also use the city transport to travel around Olomouc, such as trams, buses and taxi services.

Format of the poster

The programme of the poster sections will be published after registration of all active participants.

  • It is necessary to prepare for your presentation:
    • one copy of the poster on one sheet of paper in the size of B1
      (size of 70 x 100 cm)
    • at least 20 copies of the poster in A4 format for people interested in your presentation
    • For both large and small format of the presentation it is allowed to use both color and monochrome printing. 
      The format and content of the poster are mandatorily set. poster template  

    The programme of the poster presentations will be published during the week before the conference starts. It is required that during the poster presentation the author is present at the given time. 

Active participants of the conference can install their posters after the last keynote speaker (during lunch break).

Doctoral conference focuses on the current pedagogical issues in the research of the students of doctoral study programmes in 2017.


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Prezence účastníků konference a ranní občerstvení

foyer Pedagogické fakulty / foyer at Pedagogical faculty


Zahájení konference

Zahájení konference a zahajovací úvodní proslov vážených členů fakulty a pana děkana / Opening speech by dean of faculty / vice-dean / faculty staff

nová aula / the new auditorium at Pedagogical faculty



by Associate Professor Digby Warren Metropolitan University London UK

Being a good teacher in higher education
Keynote language is English. Keynote v angličtině.

nová aula / the new auditorium at Pedagogical faculty



by PhDr. Martin Strouhal, Ph.D. FF UK

Několik poznámek k antinomickému pozadí “nemožného povolání”

nová aula / the new auditorium at Pedagogical faculty



by Doc. PhDr. Jaroslav Koťa FF UK

Uvádění začínajícího učitele do výuky

nová aula / the new auditorium at Pedagogical faculty



by Imron Wakhid Harits Ph.D. Universitas Trunojoyo Madura Department of English

Novice teacher of foreign language in Indonesia
Keynote language is English. Keynote v angličtině.

nová aula / the new auditorium at Pedagogical faculty



Menší občerstvení v prostorách fakulty.

foyer Pedagogické fakulty / foyer at Pedagogical faculty


Posterové prezentace

Poster – časový harmonogram výstupů účastníků bude zavěšen na webové stránky po uzavření registrace 3/11/2017.

přízemí a 1. poschodí nové budovy Pedagogické fakulty / basement and the first floor at Pedagogical faculty


Ukončení a volná diskuze

Zakončení prvního dne konference.

Místnost N3/Room N3


Ranní workshop #1 Internetová bezpečnost a prevence

by PhDr. René SZOTKOWSKI, Ph.D.

Internetová bezpečnost a prevence / Internet safety and prevention in education

Místnost P48 / Room P48


Ranní workshop #2 Realizace ukotvené teorie ve výzkumu disertační práce

by Danping Peng Ph.D.

Realizace ukotvené teorie ve výzkumu disertační práce: zkušenosti a reflexe / Conducting grounded theory research for a Doctoral thesis: experiences and reflections
Místnost P42 /Room P42



přestávka / coffee break (You can buy a coffee at the Coffee Library.)


Speciální host

by doc. PhDr. Tomáš Janík. Ph.d., M.Ed.

Didaktické kazuistiky v učitelské profesi aneb o nikdy neuzavřených případech

Místnost P7 / Room P7



přestávka / coffee break (You can buy a coffee at the Coffee Library.)


Odpolední workshop

by doc. Mgr. Štefan CHUDÝ, Ph.D.

Student doktorského programu na univerzitě / PhD student at the university

Místnost N21 / Room N21


Konec konference

Konec konference


What is happening?

Follow the Twitter hashtag #scup17 . Take and share pictures, be part of the conference.


Check the map below.

Hotel Palackého koleje UP

From 400 CZK

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Hotel Palác

From 1400 CZK

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Hotel Clarion

From 1800 CZK

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Pedagogická fakulta UP

Žižkovo náměstí 951/5,

Olomouc, 77900, Česká republika

Organizing Scientific Committee

prof. PaedDr. Libuše Ludíková, CSc.
prof. PhDr. PaedDr. Martin Žilínek, PhD.
doc. PhDr. Mgr. Tomáš Čech, Ph.D.
doc. PhDr. Miroslav Chráska, Ph.D.
doc. Mgr. Štefan Chudý, Ph.D.
doc. PhDr. Ludmila Miklánková, Ph.D.
doc. PhDr. Marcela Musilová, Ph.D.
doc. PhDr. Eva Šmelová, Ph.D.
Mgr. Lucie Křeménková, Ph.D.
PhDr. Jana Kvintová, Ph.D.
Mgr. Pavel Neumeister, Ph.D.
PhDr. Jitka Petrová, Ph.D.
PhDr. Jitka Plischke, Ph.D.




Conference support team
Mgr. Pavla Vyhnálková, Ph.D.
JUDr. Zdenka Nováková, Ph.D.
Mgr. Tereza Buchtová
Mgr. Jiří Kropáč

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