2nd International Virtual Conference on Development Education 2021

February 25-27, 2021, Via ZOOM Teleconferencing

From the first International Conference on Development Education 2018 held at the Philippine School Doha, Qatar, the Asian Society of Teachers for Research, Inc. invites researchers, scholars and educators to the 2nd International Virtual Conference on Development Education (IVCDE 2021) on February 25-27, 2021, which will be conducted virtually via ZOOM Teleconferencing.

Themed, “Creative Responses in Migrating to the New Normal Environment,” the IVCDE 2021 aimed to: (1) provide a forum for research findings from the international community; (2) create avenues for publication of new researches; and (3) establish partnership and collaborations across researchers in a global context.


Development Education, institutional research, action research interventions, outcomes based education, information and communication technology, educational management, community-based ecotourism, sustainable development, regenerative development, ecology and conservation, biodiversity, conservation of heritage sites, indigenous culture and arts, oil and petroleum, among other fields.


For Virtual Paper Presenters
Presentation Consideration

Submit a 200-word abstract with five parts: (1) introduction of the topic; (2) objectives; (3) methods; (4) results; and (5) conclusion with keywords having four parts: (1) discipline of the study; (2) concepts investigated; (3) methods and process, (4) geography (country/continent). It must be accompanied by formal 2x2 photo, ORCID ID, name of institution, and institution logo. Send these documents to [email protected]/[email protected]. All submissions must be in Microsoft Word.

Full Paper Submission

Each part of the manuscript must contain appropriate and sufficient substance. The paper must demonstrate the following parts: (1) Heading having five parts: Title, name of the author/s, ORCID No. (visit www.orcid.org to register), email address, affiliation and address; (2) Abstract; (3) Keywords; (4) Introduction; (5) Framework Of The Study; (6) Objectives Of The Study; (7) Materials And Methods (for experimental researches); (8) Methodology (for nonexperimental researches); (9) Results And Discussion; (10) Conclusions; (11) Acknowledgments; and (12) Literature Cited.

Peer Review of Abstract and Results of Review

Once abstract submission is received, the abstract will undergo the peer review process which usually takes five to seven days unless expedited. The guidelines for Abstract and Abstract Sample Format will be made available.

The results will then be communicated through email. If abstract is accepted for presentation, the Abstract Evaluation, Reviewed Abstract, Acceptance Letter, Charge Invoice, and Conference Guidelines for Virtual Conference will be sent to the presenter.

Conference advisories will also be sent to the participants from time to time to guide them in the preparations prior to the virtual conference.

For Virtual Conference Observers

Registration for the Virtual Conference Observers will be through Google Form by filling-out the Observer Registration Form through this link: https://forms.gle/dViJbdLM7T9TCY1p8 . Once received, an acknowledgment will be sent through email as well as the Charge Invoice.


Abstract Submission for presentation consideration: February 15, 2021
Final Payment Deadline: February 17, 2021


Each presenter is allowed to present up to a maximum of two papers.

A. Presentation Rate: 4000 PhP (80 USD)
B. Extra Paper Presentation: 1500 PhP (30 USD)
C. Observer Rate: 3500 PhP (65 USD)
D. Presentation with Publication Rate: 9000 PhP(175 USD)
E. Book of Abstracts (BoA) Physical Copy (inclusive of courier fee in the Philippines): 1500 PhP/copy (30 USD)

The virtual conference registration fee is inclusive of digital certificates: Certificate of Oral Presentation (for Paper Presenters), Certificate of Participation (for Paper Presenters and Observers), and Certificate of Attendance (for Paper Presenters and Observers) as well as the digital copy of the Conference Book of Abstracts (BoA) to be sent through email. The BoA will also be published digitally through https://issuu.com/.

ASTR, Inc. will issue the scanned official receipt once payment has been verified through bank/money transfer channels and will be sent via email. Should the participants request for the physical copy of the official receipt, a minimal courier fee will be collected.


All papers which are accepted for publication will undergo the journal publication process prior to the print and online publication in THE ASTR RESEARCH JOURNAL with Print ISSN 2619-8428 and Online ISSN 2619-8436. The ASTR Research Journal is an annual journal published by the Asian Society of Teachers for Research, Inc. It is aggregated by the Philippine eJournals (https://ejournals.ph/) and accessible online through https://aseanresearch.org/astr/publication


Participants should have a mobile phone/laptop, stable internet connectivity and ZOOM account to participate in this Virtual Conference. The Conference will be live through ZOOM Teleconferencing from February 25-27, 2020 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Philippine Standard Time with timed breaks. Confirmed paper presenters and conference observers will receive the ZOOM Meeting ID and Password prior to the Conference Proper.


Bank Payment (Philippine Peso)
Name of Bank: Bank of the Philippine Islands
Address: Georgetown Cybermall, RN Pelaez Blvd. Kauswagan, Cagayan de Oro City 9000
Account Number: 8991-0004-62

Bank Payment (US Dollars)
Name of Bank: Bank of the Philippine Islands
Address: Georgetown Cybermall, RN Pelaez Blvd. Kauswagan, Cagayan de Oro City 9000
Account Number: 8994-0032-92
Swift Code: BOPIPHMM

Western Union or MLhuillier
Name of Recipient: Russel B. Obsioma
Address: Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines
Contact Number: +63917 721 7448 (mobile)
+63 (088) 323 4283 (landline)