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The 42nd IAEA conference in Cape Town, South Africa 21- 26 August 2016

Theme: Assessing the achievement of curriculum standards – An ongoing dialogue NOW AVAILABLE: Special conference tariff for South African delegates
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About the Conference

The 42nd International Association for Educational Assessment (IAEA) Conference will gather educational leaders from around the world to share innovative ideas of educational assessment techniques aimed at improving quality in education.


The conference fee covers attendance at all sessions; daily lunch, plus morning and afternoon refreshments; a conference program and kit; a certificate of participation; and a welcome cocktail reception and gala dinner.

Call for Papers

Kindly be informed that the abstract submission date has closed. Therefore we are no longer accepting abstracts.

Contact list

Umalusi Post Net Suite 102 Private Bag X1 Queenswood Pretoria 0121 South Africa Tel.: +27 12 349 1510 Fax.: +27 12 349 2817 Email:

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IAEA 2016 Frances M. Ottobre Distinguished Student Scholarship

The IAEA 2016 Frances M. Ottobre Distinguished Student Scholarship will support attendance at the 2016 IAEA conference to be held in Cape Town, South Africa, from August 21-26. The deadline for receipt of scholarship applications is February 30, 2016. The scholarship will consist of a maximum stipend of USD 2,500 to cover travel, subsistence, and conference registration costs. Eligible candidates must be students, in the early stage of their career, enrolled full-time in a doctoral degree program in educational measurement or educational assessment, or a closely related field… Read More

Conference Venue

The Westin, Cape Town, South Africa Convention Square, lower long street Tel: + 27 (0) 21 412 9019 Fax: + 27 (0) 214 412 9035 Website: Phone: +27 21 412 9999 Fax: +27 21 412 9001 GPS Co-ordinates: -33° 54′ 56.11”, +18° 25′ 31.61”