CASTeL 9th STEM Education Research Conference (SMEC) 24-25 June 2022

2022 CASTeL 9th STEM Education Research Conference (SMEC) 24-25 June
– “Regenerating STEM Education – Growing back better”

Dublin City University’s Centre for the Advancement of STEM Teaching and Learning (CASTeL) invites researchers, teachers, policymakers, students, industry representatives, new and emerging researchers and interested others to Dublin City University (public health guidelines permitting) on 24-25 June 2022. Here we aim to help debate, discuss and share visions for how we can “Regenerate STEM education” such that we can “grow back better” in the service of improving environments and outcomes for learners and teachers. Join us to see how you can grow, develop and interrogate your practice in the community of your peers.

The SMEC conference website is under development and will be launched soon so please stay tuned.

In the meantime please spread the word and note the following key conference dates:


Feb 14th 2022  Call for abstracts opens 

March 21st    Abstract submission system closes

April 4th          Registration system opens

April 30th           Early bird registration closes

May 31st            Full papers due

June 24 – 25      Conference in Dublin City University

Find out more on the SMEC conference website