CESA2014 Conference Invitation

Dear Colleagues,  


It is a great pleasure to invite you to the ninth biennial conference of the Comparative Education Society of Asia, to be held in Hangzhou Normal University in Hangzhou, China, from May 16 to May 18, 2014. The theme for this conference is Education, Equality and Social Harmony – Asian Experiences in Comparative Perspective.


Participation in this conference will give you the opportunity to listen to our distinguished keynote speakers, to present the results of your own research, and to discuss and network with scholars from all over the world. There will also be opportunities for participants to visit local educational institutions.


The beautiful and elegant city of Hangzhou, a former capital city of China (during the Southern Sung Dynasty), boasts a history stretching back over 2,000 years. Hangzhou’s scenic West Lake is registered on UNESCO’s list of World Heritage Sites, and conference participants are urged to take the chance to enjoy the sights of this fascinating and historic city.


 We look forward to welcoming you to the 2014 CESA Conference in Hangzhou.

Sincerely yours,


Prof. Chanita Rukspollmuang &

Prof. Tong Fu-yong

Chair & Organizer CESA 2014

P. R. of China



CESA 2014 Conference Secretariat

School of Education, Hangzhou Normal University

No.58 Haishu Road, Cangqian St., Yuhang Zone, Hangzhou, P.R. Of China, 311121 


Mobil: 13735591820


Comparative Education Society of Asia (CESA) is an international organisation of comparative education societies in Asian countries. Also CESA is the member of the World Council of Comparative Education Societies (WCCES). CESA was founded in 1991 to advance the field of comparative education. Members usually meet every 2 years at a biennial conference. Researchers and administrators interact with counterparts from around the globe on international issues of education


Conference Organizers

The conference organizers are the Comparative Education Society of Asia (CESA) and the School of Education, Hangzhou Normal University.


Conference Venue

The 2014 conference of the Comparative Education Society of Asia will be held at the Yuhuangshan Campus of Hangzhou Normal University, located near West Lake. From the campus it is only a five-minute walk to the West Lake, and about 15 minutes by taxi to the nearest subway station AN‘DING ROAD.


Comparative Education Society of Asia (CESA)