Themes

Diversity and Equity in a Globalised Digital World:

Opportunities and challenges for assessment

Exploring the theme Diversity and equity in a globalized, digital world: Opportunities and challenges for assessment, the 2020 conference will present the latest developments and innovations in assessment. The theme not only highlights cultural diversity following from globalisation, but also tackles today’s rapid advancements in the field of technology-based assessment. This thematic focus can be applied in a variety of fields such as psychology, education, the workplace or healthcare. The main theme is divided in the following sub-themes:

  • Test development and validation in international and multicultural environments
  • Innovations and advances in psychometric theory, modelling and technologies
  • Current issues of policy, diversity and equity
  • Best practices in testing and assessment
  • Test security and privacy in a globalized digital world