Call for papers: III. international scientific conference "Talent Education" (26. - 28. 10. 2017), Portorož, Slovenia

26-28 October 2017

The III. international scientific conference entitled Talent Education, focused on the topic of Education of Gifted Children and development of their potentials will be held in Sloveniasoon. The main organisers are MIB, international center for education and University of Primorska, the Faculty of Education (Slovenia). The conference will be held at the Grand hotel Bernardin in Portorož, Slovenia, from 26th till 28th of October 2017.

The main topics are:

  • Programs for gifted and talented children/students; (planning and implementation of the curriculum, alternative programs etc.);
  • Teaching and learning strategies (differentiation and individualization of curriculum, metacognition, creativity, projects etc.);
  • Counseling strategies for gifted and talented children and students
  • Teaching and counseling strategies for twice exceptional gifted and talented children and students;
  • Cooperation with parents and local community to support development of talents;
  • Education and training programs for teachers

Keynote speakers are:

  • Dr. Tracy Inman (USA)
  • Prof. Victor Muller-Oppliger (Switzerland)
  • Dr. Lianne Hoogheveen (The Netherlands)
  • Dr. Taisir Subhi Yamin (Germany)
  • Dr. Aleksandar Stojanović (Serbia)
  • Jasna Arrigoni (Croatia)
  • Dr. Niamh Stack (UK)
  • Dr. Mojca Gabrijelčič Kukanja (Slovenia)
  • Mag. Tanja Bezić (Slovenia)


Call for full papers:
Deadline for abstract application is 31st of May 2017.

Format and submission guide:

Registration and conference fee:

Books of papers of previous conferences:

For more information:

Talent is a special kind of natural resource that is available in every country.