Deferments or Cancellations of Events due to COVID-19

Unfortunately nowadays we hear all international conferences are being cancelled or postponed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Unfortunately nowadays we hear all international conferences are being cancelled or postponed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

IOSTE 2020

XIX OISTE International Symposium is originally planned to meet on August 23-28, 2020 in Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea. It was postponed to meet on February 1-5, 2021.

Important dates:

  • Open for Paper Submissions: August 1, 2020
  • Deadline for Submissions: September 15, 2020
  • Notification of acceptance: October 15, 2020

I attended IOSTE in Istanbul to present a project idea in 2015. The conference gathers many scholars across the Globe and provides high interactivity through lecture series, new project ideas, and poster sessions.

BCCE 2020

The 26th Biennial Conference on Chemical Education was cancelled with Official ACS abd DivCHED statement:

Safety is a core value of the American Chemical Society and their Divisions and as such the health and well-being of DivCHED members, the Chemical Education community, and our volunteers are paramount. After careful deliberation and discussion with the 2020 Biennial Conference on Chemical Education (BCCE) program committee and the DivCHED Biennial Conference Committee, the Executive Committee for the Division of Chemical Education has decided to cancel (terminate) the 2020 Biennial Conference on Chemical Education scheduled for July 18-23, 2020, at Oregon State University in Corvallis, OR.

2020 NARST

2020 NARST conference was going to be held in Portland, OR but it was cancelled with a message sent by the Executive Committee on March 4, 2020:

We regret to inform you of the cancellation of the 2020 NARST conference in Portland, OR. This decision was made by the NARST Executive Board after much discussion and in light of our primary concern, which is the health and well-being of our members, located in the U.S. and abroad.

2020 AERA

The 2020 AERA Annual Meeting was cancelled.