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You are cordially invited to be part of CAFVIR 2014,

V International Conference on Quality and Accessibility in eLearning
(CAFVIR 2014)
May 14 - 16, 2014 - Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
Deadlines for this CFP:
* Papers Submissions: March 1st, 2014
* Notification to Authors: March 20th, 2014
* Camera Ready: March 31st, 2014
* Conference: May 14,15,16th, 2014
The conference is organized by Galileo University (Guatemala) and
Universities members and associates of the European project ESVI-AL (

Topics of Interest:

* ACCESSIBILITY OF VIRTUAL TRAINING. (Inclusive virtual education. Teaching
methods and accessible curriculum. Accessibility in virtual campuses.
Accessibility Standards. Designing for everyone. Accessible virtual
content. Improving accessibility tools.)
* ACADEMIC AND CONTENT ASPECTS. (Adaptivity, skills and learning styles.
Quality of virtual tutoring. Quality in content. Pedagogical quality in
e-Learning. Instructional design quality. Teaching Quality and Innovation.
* ASPECTS IN MANAGEMENT. (Quality of virtual education in informal
settings. Quality in informal virtual virtual learning. Quality in
training. Quality in blended learning. Quality Standards.
Excellence in e-learning.)
* CULTURAL AND INSTITUTIONAL ASPECTS (Cultural aspects in quality. Quality
as a structural component of the EHEA. Quality as part of building a Common
Space of Higher Education for Latin America. Quality in e-learning and
educational policies. Quality for innovation and change in educational
institutions. Approaches and quality strategies in different countries and
cultures. (internationalization quality of e-learning).
* TECHNOLOGICAL AND ADVANCED ASPECTS. (Quality of learning management
systems. Quality in training based on Web 2.0. Quality in mobile learning.
Quality and Learning Objects. Quality, Ontologies and Semantic Web for
e-learning. Informatics tools for quality assurance . Technical
requirements for the quality of e-learning. Quality e-learning software.
Quality games and simulations for e-learning.)
* QUALITY ASSESSMENT. (Certificating virtual training quality. Assessing
the quality of virtual higher education. Maturity of virtual education.
Metrics quality.)
* MOOCs. (Learning Design and Conceptual Issues, Usability and
Accesibility, Evaluation, Quality Assessment, Gamification, Experiences.)
* Case studies. (Open Educational Resources for improving the quality and
accessibility of virtual learning. Studies on quality and accessibility in

Work submission:
* Papers must be submitted via Easychair:
* Must be PDF files or Word, and follow the LNCS format, available in
* Communications may be: full paper, with a maximum of 8 pages, or short
papers, with a maximum of 4.
* Contributions will be accepted in English, Spanish or Portuguese.

For more information visit:

Best regards,
CAFVIR2014 Organizing Committee

Héctor Amado
Galileo University, Guatemala

ESVI-AL Project,

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