Symposium 1 – The CAT in the language assessments bag

Organizer: Alina A. von Davier – Duolingo, USA

Presenters:

  • Mariana Curi (University of São Paulo, Brazil), Elias Silva de Oliveira, & Lohan Rodrigues
  • Burr Settles (Duolingo, USA), & Geoff LaFlair
  • Aron Fink (University of Frankfurt, Germany), & Katharina Klein
  • Yigal Attali (Duolingo, USA), & Alina A. von Davier

Symposium 2 – Adaptive testing in PISA: past, present and future

Organizer: Francesco Avvisati – OECD, France

Presenters:

  • Matthias von Davier (Lynch School of Education, Boston College, USA)
  • Leslie Rutkowski (Indiana University Bloomington, USA), Dubravka Svetina, & David Rutkowski
  • Kentaro Yamamoto (ETS, USA), Hyo Jeong Shin, & Lale Khorramdel
  • Peter van Rijn (ETS, USA)
  • Andreas Frey (University of Frankfurt, Germany), Christoph König, & Aron Fink
  • Hua Hua Chang (Purdue University, USA), Kit-Tai Hau, Tone Wu, & Xiuxiu Tang
  • Discussant: Wim J. van der Linden (University of Twente, the Netherlands)

Symposium 3 – Computerized adaptive testing (CAT) for the measurement of health outcomes – the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System

Organizer: Caroline B. Terwee – Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Presenters:

  • Matthias Rose (Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany)
  • Felix Fischer (Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin,Germany)
  • Leo D. Roorda (Amsterdam Rehabilitation Research Center|Reade, Amsterdam, the Netherlands)
  • Benjamin D. Schalet (Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University Chicago, USA)
  • Discussant: Ulf Kröhne (DIPF | Leibniz Institute for Research and Information in Education, Germany)

Symposium 4 – Applications of CAT across multiple fields using the Concerto platform

Organizer: David Stillwell & Luning Sun – The Psychometrics Centre at the University of Cambridge, UK

Presenters:

  • Chris J. Sidey-Gibbons (University of Texas, USA)
  • Conrad Harrison (University of Oxford, UK), Bao Sheng Loe, Przemysław Lis, & Chris J. Sidey-Gibbons
  • Peter Harrison (Max Planck Insitute for Empirical Aesthetics, Germany), & Daniel Müllensiefen
  • Eren Can Aybek (Pamukkale University, Turkey)
  • Atsushi Mizumoto (Kansai University, Japan)
  • Ecosse Lamoureaux ( National University of Singapore, Singapore)

Symposium 5 – Computerized adaptive practicing

Organizer: Han L. J. van der Maas – University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Presenters:

  • Han L. J. van der Maas (University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands)
  • Maria Bolzinova (Tilburg University, the Netherlands)
  • Abe Hofman (University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands)
  • Matthieu Brinkhuis (Utrecht University, the Netherlands)
  • Alexander Savi (Amsterdam Center for Learning Analytics, the Netherlands)
  • Discussant: Gunter Maris (ACT-Next, USA, the Netherlands)