Dept. of Computer Science at Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica
Methodology and Pedagogy Centre, regional department B. Bystrica
Centre for Scientific and Technical Information - School Comp.Center B. Bystrica
21st National Conference with international participation on the Teaching of Informatics
General Chair:
doc. Ing. Ľudovít Trajteľ, PhD.
Matej Bel University, SK
Date and venue: 15. - 17. April 2015,
Faculty of Natural Sciences, Matej Bel University, Banská Bystrica
Program Committee:
doc. RNDr. Gabriela Andrejková, CSc.
P. J. Šafárik University, SK,
PaedDr. Ivan Brodenec, PhD.
Matej Bel University, SK
Mgr. Martin Cápay, PhD.
Constantine the Philosopher University,SK
doc. RNDr. Miroslava Černochová, CSc.
Charles University, CZ
Ing. Dana Horváthová, PhD.
Matej Bel University, SK
Ing. Jana Jacková, PhD.
Matej Bel University, SK
prof. RNDr. Ivan Kalaš, PhD.
Comenius University, SK
doc. RNDr. Zuzana Kubincová, PhD.
Comenius University, SK
RNDr. Gabriela Lovászová, PhD.
Constantine the Philosopher University,SK
Ing. Janka Majherová, PhD.
Catholic University SK
RNDr. Pavel Pešat, PhD.
University of J. E. Purkyně, CZ
doc. RNDr. Tomáš Pitner, PhD.
Masaryk University, CZ
prof. Ing. Veronika Stoffová, CSc.
Selye Janos University, SK
RNDr. Ľubomír Šnajder, PhD.
Pavol Jozef Šafárik University, SK
doc. RNDr. Pavel Töpfer, CSc.
Charles University, CZ
doc. PaedDr. Jiří Vaníček, PhD.
University of South Bohemia, CZ
DIDINFO is the most important Slovak national conference on teaching informatics at all levels of
education. It provides an opportunity for researchers, teachers and didactics of practice to regularly
meet and exchange experiences in theory and practice of teaching informatics and informatics
education at primary and secondary schools. It also deals with university and lifelong learning of
teachers of informatics and a variety of aspects related to the development of informatics
Organizing Chair:
Conference proceedings, accompanying activities:
Ing. Dana Horváthová, PhD.
Organizing Committee:
PaedDr. Ivan Brodenec, PhD.
Katarína Gavaldová
Ing. Jana Jacková, PhD.
RNDr. Miroslav Melicherčík, PhD.
RNDr. Alžbeta Michalíková, PhD.
Mgr. Stanislav Slačka
Mgr. Peter Trhan, PhD.
Mgr. Michal Vagač, PhD.
PaedDr. Darina Výbohová, PhD.
Ing. Dana Horváthová, PhD.
[email protected]
Department of Computer Science
Faculty of Natural Sciences
Matej Bel University
Tajovského 40
974 01 Banská Bystrica
More information about registration,
payment and how to login contribution
The conference will consider and discuss educational goals of the informatics subjects and
informatics education, their content and the structure, role, forms and didactics of programming
and the various teaching practices, teaching materials, evaluation, innovative teaching approaches
that encourage the development of competencies for the 21st century. It will deals with
competitions, projects and supporting activities, the social, cultural, gender and ethical issues
related to informatics education at primary and secondary school, new forms of interaction of
informatics with other subjects and their learning objectives, forming education and training of
future teachers and other related issues.
Conference topics:
Informatics and informatics education at elementary and secondary schools,
Programming in informatics education,
Informatics contribution to the development of skills for the 21st century,
Basics of informatics thinking in preschool age,
Educational research: methods, results and perspectives,
Mobile technology in teaching informatics.
There will be offered invited lectures presented by national and foreign experts, workshops, poster
presentations and panel discussion. We would welcome contributions of all teachers of computer
science, information education and special informatics subjects presenting innovative approaches
in teaching, as well as contributions dealing with pre-school, and lifelong learning.
The conference accepts the following types of contributions:
Scientific research contributions
Contributions of teachers in practice
Posters on specific projects and activities
Conference language: Slovak, Czech and English
Important dates:
Contribution/poster logged in conference system:
Full text of contribution/poster in conference system:
Proposals of workshops:
Notification of acceptance the paper/poster:
Camera-ready paper:
Registration and payment of participants:
February 2nd 2015
February 9th 2015
February 9th 2015
March 2nd 2015
March 16th 2015
March16th- April 2nd 2015
April 15th – 17th 2015
Contributions not delivered until the deadline, will not be published in the conference proceedings.
It is required the presentation of the contribution at the conference by at least one author.
Conference fees:
The whole conference fee/ 1 day/ late payment after 2nd April 2015
Non teacher participants/ companies
75,-€/ 25,- €/ 100,- €
150,- €
The fee includes an electronic conference proceedings, lunches,snacks, social evening, costs of administration.
The fee does not include accommodation, breakfasts, 1st evening dinner
Accommodation possibilities: 12,-€/person/night