The Irish Conference on Engaging Pedagogy (ICEP) is an annual event that brings together researchers and practitioners in the field of third-level teaching in order to discuss means and methods of improving student engagement. The conference format includes standard paper and poster presentations intermingled with workshops and panel style discussions. The ICEP founders noticed that students appeared to be less engaged with material with each passing year and formed ICEP to discuss these issues. ICEP began in 2008 and has grown into an extremely popular and informative conference aiming to further discussion and collaboration amongst researchers and practitioners in third level teaching and learning. The conference is themed around one central principle – how can we as educators make education more engaging for our students?
The first ICEP conference was in 2008 and has taken place in: