Conference Speakers

Keynote Speaker

social science conferences

Professor. Nigris Elisabetta

  • Full Professor at the University of Milan Bicocca
  • Primary Education Sciences, Rector’s Delegate for Teacher Training

Speech title: “Research on the school or research with the school: new perspectives for educational research”

Marc Depaepe (1953) was deputy chancellor at the KU Leuven (2013-2017). Since 2005 co- editor-in-chief of Paedagogica Historica. Former president of the International Standing Conference for the History of Education (1991-1994) and member of the International Academy of Education (2012-). In 2015 he was awarded an honorary doctorate at the University of Latvia. Since 2018 Emeritus Professor of the KU Leuven and since 2019 Leading Researcher at the University of Latvia. Published abundantly on various aspects of international educational historiography and the history of education in Belgium and Congo.