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

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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


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


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