Submission Deadlines Info

The Forum will be hosted by Birmingham City University


  • EAIR Outstanding Paper Award 2016 Final Full Paper: 18 July 2016.
  • All other Final Full Papers: 29 July 2016.
  • PowerPoint presentations: 15 August 2016.

General Information

Full Paper Information
You are invited to write a detailed “full” paper (including the abstract and outline) of 30,000-50,000 characters (approximately 3,000-5,000 words). The paper should be written on the basis of the accepted proposal and according to formatting rules of EAIR. EAIR will publish all full papers on the Forum website which is only accessible to the Forum participants and EAIR members. The abstract of the accepted proposal will be published in the Forum Programme. The deadline for submission of these full articles to the EAIR Secretariat is 29 July 2016.

Paper Presentation and Language
Each paper presenter will normally have a timeslot of 20 minutes to present the ideas set out in your paper plus 10 minutes for colleagues to comment on the ideas presented. There is a possibility that your presentation will be part of a new and/or different presentation format. The Forum language is English.

EAIR Outstanding Paper Award (for speakers aged 35 and younger)
All authors (including all their co-authors) that are aged 35 and younger who have an accepted paper presentation have to submit their full paper for the EAIR Outstanding Paper Award to the EAIR Secretariat before 18 July 2016. Please take note of the criteria. CRITERIA

Please do not hesitate to contact EAIR Secretariat if you have any questions.

Important Publication Option

For interesting and high-quality full papers the Programme Committee may consider the following publication option:

  • Forum papers may be considered for a Special Issue of the association’s journal Tertiary Education and Management (TEAM), Authors will receive a notification after the Forum with further details.