We are delighted to announce that the 8 th IACAT conference will be hosted by the Goethe University
Frankfurt, Germany from Saturday, the 9 th of October to Tuesday, the 12 th of October, 2021. The
Saturday will be devoted to CAT-related workshops and the main conference will run from Sunday to
With more than 45,000 students and a strong research record, the Goethe University is one of the
major German universities. Several research groups at the university and associated research
institutes are devoted to research on educational measurement and psychometrics. The conference
will take place on the new Westend Campus of Goethe University (image video), which is
characterized by its central yet quiet location adjacent to a city park.
In addition to keynotes given by several of the most distinguished researchers in the field, there will
be a wealth of individual oral presentations, symposia, and innovative interactive sessions on cutting-
edge CAT research and applications. A number of awards and student grants will be available.
More details about the conference including the official call for papers will be announced as we
move closer to the conference dates.
At this time, we would like to invite you to reserve the date of the conference so that we can all meet
at the IACAT 2021 in Frankfurt.