XVIII Chilean Congress of Computer Education

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Event Description

Due to several petitions for paper submissions for CCEC 2017, there is a new deadline for Monday August 21st, 2017
The aim of the Chilean Congress of Computer Education, track of the International Conference of the Chilean Society of Computer Science, is to enable the improvement of teaching practices in computer education, through the exchange of results


Preliminary Call for Papers CCEC2017
It is invited to submit articles that describe experiences and analyze results of teaching practice in the training of students, in particular, activities that motivate the study of the discipline and innovations that improve learning of students in this area
Papers must be original and unpublished in substantially similar versions
Submitted articles will be judged according to criteria of originality, clarity and contribution to the university teaching of Computing and Informatics, by at least three reviewers of the program committee
The proceedings of the International Conference and its tracks will be published by IEEE-CS (indexed in SCOPUS & ISI PROCEDURES) and available through IEEE Xplore. Therefore, all accepted articles must have the publication standards and have at least one of the authors registered in the event
Submissions must be formatted according to the IEEE CS proceedings format (download template here). Papers can be written in English, Spanish or Portuguese and from 4 pages up to 12 pages, according to the contribution of the paper. Submissions will be made through the EasyChair system (apply here)
CCEC is a successor of the Chilean Congress of Higher Education in Computing CCESC, which has been carried out since 1999 as part of the Chilean Computer Conference (JCC). In 2017 the JCC, together with INFONOR, will take place at the University of Tarapacá (Arica) from October 16 to 20
The following is a non-exhaustive list of topics pertinent to the event:

  • Computational Thinking in Education
  • First subject
  • Experiences of learning in specific topics of the discipline
  • Curricular design
  • Academic management
  • Tools and environments to support teaching and learning
  • Teaching methodologies
  • Development, evaluation and certification of competences
  • Development of generic competences
  • CDIO in the classroom
  • Title projects (Seminars, Thesis, etc.)
  • Practices (pre) professionals and other mechanisms of linkage with the environment
  • Experiences in self-assessment and accreditation of careers
  • Studies related to the profession (offer of careers, employability, salaries, among others)
  • Certifications
  • Intermediate Outputs
  • Trends in world-class engineering training

Program Committee

  • Angélica Caro, Universidad del Bio Bio
  • Carlos Arias, Universidad de Magallanes
  • Claudio Cubillos, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso
  • Cristian Vidal Silva, Universidad Autónoma de Chile
  • Eliana Scheihing, Universidad Austral
  • Héctor Beck, Universidad de Tarapacá
  • José Lino Contreras, Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María
  • Juan Alvarez, Universidad de Chile
  • Karina Carvajal Cuello, Universidad de Atacama
  • Loreto Telgie, Universidad Católica del Norte
  • Luis Alvarez, Universidad Austral
  • Luis Lobos, Universidad Católica del Norte
  • Marcela Varas, Universidad de Concepción
  • Mónica Villanueva, Universidad de Santiago
  • Oriel Herrera, Universidad Católica de Temuco
  • Pamela Hermosilla, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso
  • René Noël, Universidad de Valparaíso
  • Roberto Muñoz, Universidad de Valparaíso
  • Rodolfo Villarroel, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso
  • Ruth Garrido, Universidad de Talca
  • Thiago Barcelos, Instituto Federal de São Paulo
  • Wilson Castillo, Universidad de Atacama
  • Yadran Eterovic, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Yussef Farrán, Universidad de Concepción

Important Dates

  • Deadline to receive articles: Monday, July 3, 2017   Monday, August 21st, 2017
  • Notification of acceptance / rejection: Monday, August 14, 2017   Monday, September 4th, 2017
  • Final version (camera-ready): Monday, September 4, 2017   Monday, September 11th, 2017

Autor’s Registration
At least one author of each accepted article must register with the JCC by Friday, September 29, 2017. Failure to comply with this requirement will remove the work from the event program

Contact Chairs

  • Loreto Telgie, Universidad Católica del Norte
  • e-mail: ltelgie@ucn.cl
  • Rodolfo Villarroel, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso
  • e-mail: rodolfo.villarroel@pucv.cl