United Platform for Creativity in Education


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Thursday 30th March
09.00 – 09.30 Registration
09.30 – 09.35 Opening by Dr. Evelyn Kroesbergen
09.35 – 10.35 Keynote by Prof. Dr. Todd Lubart:  The Measure and Mismeasure of Creativity
10.35 – 11.00 Coffee Break
11.00 – 12.00 Keynote by Prof. Dr. Maciej Karwowski: Creativity and Education: Beyond the Myths
12.00 – 12.45 Poster sessions
12.45 – 13.30 Lunch
13.30 – 14.30 Keynote by Dr. Giovanni Emanuele Corazza: Creativity in Education: A Recursive Exercise in Estimation Ability
14.30 – 15.30 Oral presentations by Eva Hoff, Simone Ritter, and Maike Schindler
15.30 – 16.00 Coffee Break
16.00 – 16.45 In-depth discussion led by Dr. Vlad Petre Glaveanu, with a panel of Dr. Giovanni Emanuele Corazza, Prof. Dr. Maciej Karwowski, Prof. Dr. Mark Runco, and Prof. Dr. Todd Lubart
16.45 Closing by Dr. Vlad Glaveanu
Social activity (Underground tour Utrecht) + dinner


Friday 31th March
08.30 – 09.00 Registration
09.00 – 09.05 Opening by Dr. Evelyn Kroesbergen
09.05 – 10.05 Keynote by Prof. Dr. Marc Runco:
10.05 – 10.30 Coffee Break
10.30 – 11.30 Keynote by Dr. David Cropley: Creativity Research in Australian Schools – Systematic Approaches to Understanding Creativity in the Classroom
11.30 – 12.15 Creativity Market (Still have a few positions available.  If you would like to present your own creativity practice in this session, please let us know via email to UPCE@uu.nl.)

The creativity market has the aim to exchange knowledge, insights and ideas regarding creativity in education. Scientists, teachers, schools and companies can present their activities in the area of creativity in education. For example, schools can present how they implement creativity in their curriculum. Scientists could show tests that they used to measure creative potential. Another possibilities is presenting lessons or other extra activities that enhance creative thinking. There will be different stands which conference participants can visit, where they can ask questions or do something. The stands can focus on educational practice or on science.

12.15 – 13.00 Lunch
13.00 – 13.10 Gather for workshops, walking to Ruppert Building (also in the Uithof)
13.10 – 13.55 Workshop session 1 (Workshops by Dr. David Cropley, Prof. Dr. Mark Runco, & Prof. Dr. Kiene Brillenburg-Wurth).
14.00  – 14.45 Workshop session 2 (Workshops by Dr. David Cropley, Prof. Dr. Mark Runco, & Prof. Dr. Kiene Brillenburg-Wurth).
14.45 – 15.15 Walk back & coffee
15.15 – 16.15 Keynote by prof. dr. Roni Reiter-Palmon: Training to Understand Creativity: Can Individuals Be Trained to Recognize Creative Ideas
16.15 – 16.45 Discussion session lead by Prof. dr. Kiene Brillenburg-Wurth
16.45 Closing by Prof. dr. Kiene Brillenburg-Wurth & drinks

 Location: the Boothzaal, University Library (Uithof), Heidelberglaan 3, Utrecht.