Jasna Cvetković – Lay

Jasna Cvetković –Lay
Jasna Lay ICIE WorkshopsPsychologist, ECHA specialist
Vice president and Program coordinator of the Center for the Gifted Child development “Bistrić”, Zagreb; www.nadarenost.net; e-mail: nadarenost@gmail.com
Jasna Cvetković –Lay is a psychologist, Specialist in Gifted Education.She acquired expert knowledge in the field of Gifted Education at the Centre for the Study of Giftedness (CBO), at Radboud University of Nijmegen, in Great Britain, Israel, Hungary and other EU countries. She organized the international conference "National Networks for Gifted Children" with the support of the Soros Foundation, CBO and ECHA. She was the ECHA national correspondent from Croatia from 2002. - 2014. She is the author of six handbooks and editor of four booklets (http://www.nadarenost.net/books.htm).
The Centre “Bistric” is considered one of the key institutional resources in the field of early child development and education in Croatia. It operates in the field of teacher trainings, workshops for gifted children and counselling the parents. During the last 20 years it has established a network of preschool & school experts who were all trained in the Centre. The Croatian Psychological Association has awarded her with the Annual Psychological Award “Marko Marulić” for remarkably valuable contribution in applied psychology. She coordinated many applied projects in cooperation with national educational institutions like Educational and Teacher Training Agency, Ministry of science, education and sport, and others (http://www.nadarenost.net/Activities.htm). After Croatia joined the EU Centre became a candidate for EU Talent Point and it collaborated more intensively with EU Talent Centres in Budapest (http://talentcenterbudapest.eu) and in Ljubljana (http://www.pef.uni-lj.si/crsn.html).


Welcome to the 16th ICIE conference on:

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Welcome to the 16th ICIE conference 2018 on:

Excellence, Innovation, & Creativity in Basic-Higher Education & Psychology

Latest Development in Research & Practices

Paris - France (July 3-6, 2018)

Todd Lubart, Ph.D.                                                                                    Franck Zenasni, Ph.D.

Honorary Chair                                                                                            Conference Chair

Sandra K. Linke,Ph.D.                                                                                Bahaa Zoubi, Ph.D.

ICIE Director, Co-Chair                                                                                 ACIE Director, Co-Chair

Welcome to the ICIE International Conference

The International Centre for Innovation in Education (ICIE) is committed to the development of all learners as productive world citizens and leaders for the future. This International Conference will provide a conference programme with the highest calibre of: Nobel Prize winners, keynote speakers, invited speakers, and a large number of scholars and presenters alongside a selection of exhibitors. The ICIE conferences are milestones in the journey towards leadership, creativity and innovation in basic-higher education and psychology.

Conference Aims and Objectives:
Encourage volunteer spirit; Promote excellence and sustain quality; Connecting Communities; Strive for improvement; Evolve responsibly; Meet community expectations of quality; Sustain competitiveness and viability; and Balance innovation with core essentials.

This conference provides you with the opportunity to: 

  • Explore the latest developments in education & psychology in general, and innovation in education in particular;
  • Examine the need for sustainable educational systems;
  • Integrate the latest technology into the education system;
  • Debate the future of education & psychology: What are the challenges ahead?
  • Learn from innovative case studies where educational institutions have taken the initiative;
  • Engage in a series of seminars designed to debate the theory and practice of real improvement in education & psychology; and
  • Participate in pre-conference workshops designed to develop participants' competencies.

Conference Categories:
  • Excellence in Education: Basic & Higher Education;
  • Gifted Education;
  • Creativity & Innovation;
  • Educational Technology;
  • Psychology, including all branches (e.g., applied psychology; cognitive psychology; organizational psychology; developmental psychology; experimental psychology; clinical psychology; educational psychology; cross-cultural psychology; positive psychology; social psychology; comparative psychology);
  • Innovative Learning Environment: standards and curricula, tasks and materials, and communication;
  • Instructors and Teacher: competencies, innovative teaching methods, and staff development;
  • Learner: competencies, individual differences, intervention and development;
  • Programme Development: Examples, planning models and components, implementation and evaluation;
  • Global Education for Peace;
  • Organizational & Social Issues in Education;
  • Integrated Services: guidance and counselling, community services, parenting and caring; and mentorship; and
  • Future Trends: Globalisation and networking, civic education, ethical issues; and building creative climates.

We encourage anyone with an interest in: innovation in education, excellence in education, and gifted education to attend this conference. The participants will include: university academics, psychologists, education policy advisers and managers, business and industry leaders, gifted and talented program coordinators, school heads, graduate students, parents and caretakers.

Registration Fees for International Participants:

  • Early Registration Fees:             €350 (May 25, 2018).
  • Late Registration Fees:              €400 (June 30, 2018).
  • Onsite Registration:                   €450.
  • Conference Workshops:             (Included in the registration fee)

If you have any question, do not hesitate to contact us:

sandra@icieworld.net        sandra.linke@icieworld.net