Bulgarian Comparative Education Society (BCES)

XVII Annual International Conference

Glocal Education in Practice: Teaching, Researching, and Citizenship

Pomorie, Bulgaria, 11 - 14 June 2019


Local Organizing Committee

Conference Chair:

Prof. Dr.habil. Nikolay Popov, Sofia University, Bulgaria

Assistant Conference Chair:

Dr. Teodora Genova, University of Library Studies and Information Technologies, Sofia, Bulgaria


Prof. Dr. Marinela Mihova, Veliko Turnovo University, Bulgaria

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Marina Pironkova, Sofia University, Bulgaria


Kalina Popova, 12th Secondary School, Sofia, Bulgaria


Alena Stoineva, Manager Corporate Clients and Events, Festa Hotels

Conference e-mail:

International Program Committee

Prof. Dr. Charl Wolhuter, North-West University, South Africa

Dr. Louw de Beer, North-West University, South Africa

Dr. Gillian Hilton, Middlesex University London, United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. James Ogunleye, Academy of Innovation and Management, London, United Kingdom

Dr Elizabeth Achinewhu-Nworgu, QAHE in Partnership with Ulster, Northumbria, Roehampton & Middlesex Universities, United Kingdom

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ewelina K. Niemczyk, North-West University, South Africa

Dr. Anna Czy┼╝, Pedagogical University of Cracow, Poland

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Oksana Chigisheva, Southern Federal University, Rostov-on-Don, Russia

Prof. Dr.habil. Nikolay Popov, Sofia University, Bulgaria

Prof. Dr. Hennie Steyn, North-West University, South Africa

Prof. Dr. Nicholas Sun-keung Pang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China

Prof. Dr. Steve Azaiki, Institute of Potato Research, Ukraine; Institute of Science and Technology, Nigeria