DoCENT Conference


Empowering teacher educators to become creative digital teaching ambassadors

Are you interested in fostering students’ motivation, imagination and curiosity? Then DoCENT can provide you with interesting solutions. Thanks to Information and Communications Technology (ICT), teachers are able to implement innovative teaching methods and engage with their students in an effective way. But how? If you are a teacher, teacher educator or future teacher and want to improve your inventiveness and creativity in teaching, then join us at the DoCENT conference 2019!

The conference will provide you with the most recent pragmatic insights on developing and implementing digital creativity in Education, including a framework of digital creative teaching competences, a training model combining a curriculum and a MOOC, with a serious game and a series of gamification elements. 

The event will take place on the 25th and 26th of September in Naples, Italy, and it will showcase all the results of the Erasmus+ project DoCENT. 

Who should attend?

  • Teacher educators;
  • Educational policy makers;
  • EdTech research centres and companies;
  • In-service teachers;
  • Pre-service teachers.

Why attend?

  • Experiment the integration of pedagogical scenarios related to digital creativity with the DoCENT tools (Serious game, MOOC, OERs) during the workshop sessions on 26th September;
  • Learn from experts in the field how to improve your digital skills and make the most of your creativity in teaching;
  • Benefit from the opportunity to network with experts and partners, gather ideas, ask questions and participate in social activities;
  • Discover Naples and enjoy the wonders of the UNESCO world heritage site, as well as natural sights, including Mount Vesuvius, Capri Island and the Amalfi coast. 


Your participation in the conference is free of charge. Register online now here.



The event is divided in two different tracks – sessions and roundtables, and practical workshops. Find out more about the schedule and the speakers here.

Travel & Accommodation

You can easily reach Naples by air, train, road or sea. The international airport Capodichino is not far from the city centre and the international train station offers train connections to other Italian cities.

The conference building is the Department of Humanities studies, based at the cloister of San Pietro Martire, via Porta di Massa,1 – 80133 Naples.