Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the organizing committee, we are pleased to announce that the 4th. ELMIS INTERNATIONAL SPECIAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE with the main topic of “Effective Inclusion in Special Education, Management and Leadership: The Present and Future of Special Education” will be held in 25-27 September in Girne Acapulco Hotel Resort & Convention & Spa Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. The conference is organising by International Cyprus University (CIU). ELMIS 2019 provides an ideal academic platform for researchers to present the latest research findings and describe emerging technologies and methods in Special Education.
The conference main topic of this year is aiming to address all aspects of schools within the scope of inclusive education by experts and practitioners. In this context the following sub- headings will be accepted to the congress:

1) Effective Inclusion in Special Education
2) Effective Management and Leadership in Special Education
3) Identification and Assesment Process of Individuals who need Special Education
4) The Placement Process of Individuals with Special Educational Needs
5) Program Development for Individuals with Special Educational Needs
6) Management-Inspection and Problems in Special Education
7) Support Services for Individuals Needing Special Education
8) Rehabilitation Services for Individuals with Special Educational Needs
9) Early Childhood Special Education
10) Adolescence and Problems of Individuals with Special Educational Needs
11) Adulthood and Problems of Individuals Needing Special Education
12) Eldership Problems of Individuals with Special Educational Needs
13) The Position of Individuals Needing Special Education in the Lifelong Learning Process
14) Referrals in Special Education
15) Accessibility in Special Education
16) New Legislative Regulations in Special Education
17) Evidence Based Practices in Special Education
18) Family Education and Counseling in Special Education
19) Psychological Guidance and Counseling in Special Education
20) Individualized Instructions in Special Education
21) New Approches and Strategies in Categorized Special Education
22) New Technologies and Materials in Special Education
23) Teacher Training in Special Education: New Strategies and Approaches

The conference seeks to contribute to presenting research results in all aspects of Special Education. The conference aims to bring together leading academics, researchers, experts, students, parents and volunteers to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Special Education. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for participants to share their latest research results, ideas, developments, and applications and will bring together them from around the world. The conference will focus on evidence-based benefits proven in clinical trials and scientific experiments.
We are waiting all special education researchers, teachers, students, families and volunteers to this conference to the beautiful island Cyprus.



General Coordinator

Prof. Dr. Halil İbrahim YALIN

CIU Dean of the Faculty of Education