International Conference on Early Research

Announcing the International Conference on Early Research (ICER) scheduled for mid-July 2019 in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad. ICER is being planned as a multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional event involving higher education organizations in Trinidad & Tobago and the Caribbean with local, regional and international participants - teachers, students, researchers, administrators, exhibitors and vendors.

This conference is a follow-up to the recently published book, The Power and Promise of Early Research (

To learn more about early research you are invited to read Chapter 1, Early Research: A Strategy for Inclusion and Student Success, at

Briefly, early research is authentic research conducted sooner than traditionally done; that is, before graduate school and inclusive of secondary school.