Scientific Program


Day 1 – October 19th 2023, Thursday

Time Activity Place
10.00-12.00 Registration Lobby
Board meeting
Pre-conference for doctoral students in Akdeniz University
Vesna Kovač – University of Rijeka
Academic Writing Workshop
Faculty of Education
Workshop participants are kindly expected to bring one scientific journal article categorized as a review paper (theoretical paper). The article will help you to participate actively in the workshop while analyzing various parts of the paper. The topic of the article can be in line with your theses/research interest.
12.00-13.00 Lunch Restaurant
13.00-15.00 Registration – continued
Field visits:
– Ayfer Gök Preschool
– Özpınarlar Fahrettin Sert Primary School
– Z. Marsel – Z. Denizhan Öner Middle School
– Antalya Technical and Vocational High School
Meeting in the lobby
16.00-16.30 Opening session
16.30-17.00 Coffee break Foyer
17.00-18.00 Keynote 1
Kjersti Lien Holte
– Østfold University College
Leading with Vision: Crafting Inclusive Schools for Tomorrow’s Global Citizens
18.00-18.30 Plenary: Questions and discussion on the keynote
19.30 Dinner Restaurant

Day 2 – October 20th 2023, Friday

Time Activity Place
09.00-10.00 Keynote 2
Mustafa Fatih Özbilgin
– Brunel Business School
Responsibilisation for diversity and inclusion: To what extend do atypical leaders support diversity beliefs?
10.00-10.30 Plenary: Questions and discussions on the keynote
10.30-11.00 Coffee break Foyer
11.00-13.00 Parallel Session 1 (Paper Presentation)
13.00-14.00 Lunch Restaurant
14.00-16.00 Parallel Session 2 (Paper Presentation)
16.00-16.30 Coffee break Foyer
16.30-17.30 Parallel Workshops
19.00 Dinner Restaurant

Day 3 – October 21st 2023, Saturday

Time Activity Place
09.00-11.00 Parallel Session 3 (Paper Presentation) Rooms
11.00-11.30 Coffee break Foyer
11.30-12.30 Parallel Workshops Rooms
12.30-13.30 Lunch Restaurant
13.30-15.30 Parallel Session 3 (Paper Presentation) Rooms
15.30-16.00 Coffee break Foyer
16.00-16.30 Closing of Conference
Chairperson’s speech
Election of new board member
Next Conference ENIRDELM 2024
Main Hall
16.30 Board meeting
19.00 Dinner Restaurant
21.00 Cultural night

October 20th, Friday (11.00–13.00)
Session Chair:
Vesna Kovač

 Time Name Title
11.00–11.30 Emilia Sviili, Seija Nieminen, & Kaisa Polvi Educational Team Leadership – Team Competences for the Field of Education in Finland
11.30–12.00 Rasa Nedzinskaitė-Mačiūnienė, Indrė Širvinskaitė, Karolina Zakarauskaitė, & Lina Garbenčiūtė Implementing Universal Design for Learning in Lithuania: Municipal and School leadership
12.00–12.30 Ergül Bükre Karaisli, Esen Altunay School Principals’ Inclusive Leadership on Teachers’ Personal Mastery
12.30–13.00 Knut Ove Æsøy Inclusion of universal insight and truth – could human be governed by the search of wisdom?

October 20th, Friday (11.00–13.00)
Session Chair:
Mika Risku

 Time Name Title
11.00–11.30 Kristine Kampmane Student’s non-cognitive skills as predictors of school’s environment and achievement
11.30–12.00 Esra Oğuzoğlu & Evrim Erol The Relationship Between Teachers’ Perceptions of Principal Management Styles and Power Distance
12.00–12.30 Kirsi Järvinen, Sanna Koivisto, & Hanna-Kaisa Pekkarinen Support to support providers – Developing inclusive school and early childhood education
12.30-13.00 Celal Teyyar Uğurlu Training and Leadership in Challenging Conditions and Emergencies: A Situation Analysis in Hatay Province

October 20th, Friday (14.00–16.00)
Session Chair:
Milan Pol

Time Name Title
14.00–14.30 Isabelle Truyen Developing Metacognitive Skills in Open Learning Spaces.
14.30- 15.00 Egle Stasiunaitiene, Rasa Nedzinskaitė-Mačiūnienė Shared Responsibility Implementing UDL in K-12 Schools: The Role of School Principals
15.00–15.30 Ayçin Acar & Nedim Özdemir The Mediating Role of Psychological Empowerment in the Relationship Between Transformational Leadership Behaviors of School Principals and Teachers’ Organizational Commitment
15.30- 16.00 Mihaela Zavašnik & Tatjana Ažman Experienced Headteachers as System Leaders

October 20th, Friday (14.00–16.00)
Session Chair:
Esmahan Ağaoğlu 

Time Name Title
14.00–14.30 Katalin Tóth-Pjeczka & Tamás Kersánszki School Leadership and Teachers Collaborative Workplace Learning for Innovation
14.30- 15.00 Çağlar Çelik & Soner Polat The Relationship Between Inclusive Leadership and Psychological Well-Being
15.00–15.30 Kjersti Lien Holte & Sigrun Staal What Teachers Think of Peer Observation When It Works – Consequences for Inclusive Leadership
15.30-16.00 Share Aldosari The Degree of Using Strategic Vigilance by Academic Leaders and its role in Achieving Resonant Leadership (Poster presentation)

October 20th, Friday (16.30–17.30)

Name Title Place
Taru Ikäheimonen, Jussi Koivusalo, Laura Salomaa, & Lotta Ulvelin Practical support in inclusive schools Room -1
Samuel Antony Madtha Distributed or Shared Non-Positional Educational Leadership: Organizing Communities and Building a Sense of Community in Organizations Room – 2

October 21st, Saturday (09.00–11.00)
Session Chair:  
Knut Ove Æsøy

 Time Name Title
09.00–09.30 Ilze Ivanova Managing of Inclusiveness and Diversity in Adult Learning
09.30–10.00 Beyza Himmetoğlu Dal & Esmahan Ağaoğlu The Inclusive Leadership Roles of School Administrators in Ensuring the Adaptation of Students Arriving at Schools through Internal and External Migration
10.00–10.30 Vesna Kovač & Monika Pazur Inclusive Dimension of the Instructional School Leadership in Croatian Schools
10.30–11.00 Miray Özer & Esen Altunay Positioning of School Administrators by Teachers: From the Perspective of Novice Administrators

October 21st, Saturday (13.30–15.30)

Session Chair: Ilze Ivanova

Time Name Title
13.30–14.00 Mika Risku KAJO/DAWN – holistic developmental entity to support educational leaders’ professional development
14.00- 14.30 Roman Dorczak Changes in understanding educational leadership and leadership competencies
14.30–15.00 Nina Helander Co-creating Customer Relationship Skills in Hybrid Organizational Settings
15.00- 15.30 Bohumíra Lazarová, Milan Pol, Erik Šejna, Marita Kroiča, Inta Baranovska, Alexandria Pears, Elena Xeni, Berika Shukakidze, Suzanne Ott, & Signe Neimane School Collegial Culture: Headteachers’ Experience and Needs


October 21st, Saturday (11.30–12.30)

Name Title Place
Izabela Cytlak, Joanna Jarmuzek Inclusive leadership. What we are afraid of and how to manage it? Room-1
Mika Risku & Maria Zenios EduLEAD – European Network on Educational Leadership Room-2


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Çiğdem Apaydın (Assoc Prof Dr)
Akdeniz Univesity, Faculty of Education
Educational Sciences, Educational Management