Committees

The Organizing Committee

Chair of the Organizing Committee:

Lubov Dukhanina - Chief of the Civic Chamber's Science and Education Development Commission, Professor (Russia).

Members of the Organizing Committee:

  • Alfiya Dorofeeva - President of Preschool Education Quality Development Association (Russia).
  • Grigory Ordzhonikidze - Secretary-General of the Commission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO, Ambassador at large of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Russia).
  • Lyudmila Dudova - First Deputy Chairman of the Commission of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation for the Development of Education and Science (Russia).
  • Mikhail Elkin - Executive Director of the International Conference "Early Childhood Care and Education" (Russia).
  • Igor Remorenko - Rector of Moscow City University (Russia).
  • Tigran Shmis - Senior Specialist in Education of Moscow Office of the World Bank (Russia).
  • Vladimir Egorov - Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) (Russia).

The Program Committee

Chair of the Program Committee:

Yuriy Zinchenko - President of the Russian Academy of Education, Dean of the faculty of psychology at Lomonosov Moscow State University, President of the Russian Psychological Society (Russia).

Members of the Program Committee:

  • Aleksander Veraksa - Head of Department of Psychology of Education and Pedagogics of the Faculty of Psychology of Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russia).
  • Larisa Bayanova - Head of Department of General and Applied Psychology of Kazan Federal
  • Natalya Ryzhova – Professor at the Moscow City University (Russia).
  • Olga Shiyan - Senior Researcher at the Laboratory of Childhood Development at the Moscow City University, Professor of the Department of Cognitive Psychology at the Vygotsky Institute of Psychology of the Russian State University for the Humanities (Russia).
  • Tatiana Volosovets - Director of Institute of Psycho-Pedagogical Problems of Childhood of Russian Academy of Education, Professor (Russia).
  • Tamara Komarova - Professor at Moscow State University of Education (Russia).

The International Committee

Chair of the International Committee:

Nikolay Veraksa - Rector of the International Academy of Preschool Education (Russia).

Members of the International Committee:

  • Elly Singer - Professor at the University Utrecht, University of Amsterdam (Netherlands).
  • Irina Komarova - Leading Researcher of the All-Russian Foreign Trade Academy, Ministry of Economic development of the Russian Federation (Russia).
  • Igor Shiyan - Chairperson of the Laboratory of child development Scientific and Research Institute of Capital Education, Moscow City Teachers' Training University, Candidate of Sciences in Psychology (Russia).
  • Nico van Oudenhoven - President of the International Child Development Initiatives (Netherlands).
  • Roger Saljo - Professor, Director of the Linnaeus Centre for Research on Learning, Interaction and Mediated Communication in Contemporary Society, University of Gothenburg (Sweden).
  • Sonja Sheridan - Associate Head of Department of Education, Communication and Learning of University of Gothenburg, Professor (Sweden).
  • Joachim Quintino-Aires - Director of the Vygotsky Institute of Lisbon (Portugal).

Moderators

  • Alfiya Dorofeeva - Presient of Preschool Education Quality Development Association (Russia).
  • Igor Shiyan - Chairperson of the Laboratory of child development Scientific and Research Institute of Capital Education, Moscow City Teachers' Training University, Candidate of Psychology (Russia).
  • Elly Singer - Professor at the University Utrecht, University of Amsterdam (Netherlands).
  • Mariya Zatsepina - Head of the department of primary education of Moscow State Regional University, Doctor of Psychology, Professor (Russia).
  • Aleksander Veraksa - Head of Department of Psychology of Education and Pedagogics of the Faculty of Psychology of Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russia).
  • Tigran Shmis - Senior Specialist in Education of Moscow Office of the World Bank (Russia).
  • Olga Shiyan - Senior Researcher at the Laboratory of Childhood Development at the Moscow City University, Professor of the Department of Cognitive Psychology at the Vygotsky Institute of Psychology of the Russian State University for the Humanities, Candidate of Psychology (Russia).
  • Nikolay Veraksa - Rector of the International Academy of Preschool Education, Doctor of Psychology, Professor (Russia).
  • Vladimir Sobkin - Director of the Center for Sociology of Education at the Institute of Education Management of the Russian Academy of Education, Doctor of Psychology, Member of the Russian Academy of Education (Russia).
  • Elena Smirnova - Head of the Laboratory for the Preschool Mental Development at the Institute of Psychology of the Russian Academy of Education, Senior Researcher of the Moscow Center for Psychological and Pedagogical Assessment of Games and Toys, Doctor of Psychology, Professor (Russia).
  • Igor Remorenko - Rector of Moscow City Teacher Training University (Russia).
  • Irina Komarova - Candidate of Historical Sciences, Leading Researcher of the All-Russian Foreign Trade Academy, Ministry of Economic development of the Russian Federation (Russia).
  • Natalya Ryzhova - Professor at Moscow City University, Doctor of Pedagogy (Russia).
  • Olga Karabanova - Head of the Department of Age Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Corresponding Member of Russian Academy of Education, Professor, Doctor of Psychology (Russia).
  • Natalya Amelina - Head of the Professional Development of Teachers and Networking, UNESCO IITE (Russia).
  • Elena Yudina - Leading researcher, Head of Psychological issues of teachers' training laboratory of the Moscow State University of Psychology and Education, Doctor of Psychology (Russia)
  • Lubov Dukhanina - Chief of the Civic Chamber's Science and Education Development Commission, Professor (Russia).
  • Joachim Quintino-Aires - PhD, Professor, Director of the Vygotsky Institute of Lisbon (Portugal).
  • Nico van Oudenhoven - PhD, International Child Development Initiatives (Netherlands).
  • Iram Siraj - Professor of Child Development & Education, University of Oxford (United Kingdom).
  • Fei Xu - Professor, Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley (USA).
  • Igor Shiyan - Chairperson of the Laboratory of child development Scientific and Research Institute of Capital Education, Moscow City Teachers' Training University (Russia).
  • Sergey Plakhotnikov - Head of The New School primary school and of regional project on primary education in Almetyevsk (Russia).

The Executive Directorate

Executive Director: Mikhail Elkin

Director for external relations: Inessa Grinchenko

International Relationships Manager: Alexandra Meltseva

Web-site of the Conference: www.en.ecceconference.com

Contacts: +7 (495) 380-22-58, e-mail: forum@ecceconference.com