The IACAT Newsletter provides announcements of important information and news in the field of adaptive testing.

Save the date! IACAT 2021 will be 10-12 October in Frankfurt.


Dear Colleagues,

We are delighted to announce that the 8th Conference of the International Association for Computerized Adaptive Testing (IACAT) will be hosted by the Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany from Sunday, the 10th of October to Tuesday, the 12th of October, 2021.

IACAT 2019 Program: Updated Draft Posted

IACAT Member,

IACAT Program Released - and book your room!

A draft of the IACAT program has been released!  You can download it at  The agenda is filled with interesting presentations, from deep methodologicial research on complex topics to practical applications of CAT in real-world assessments.  The underpinning theme is the use of CAT and and other AI/ML to solving measurement problems that are rising in the modern face of assessment.

Call for Nominations: IACAT Vice President

2019 Election of Vice President

IACAT is currently accepting nominations for Vice President.  This is a 2 Year term, who then becomes President (2 Year term), and past president (2 Year term). This is therefore a 6 year committment, and is an extremely important leadership position.  The incoming President serves as the primary organizer of the conference agenda and oversees other important endeavors of IACAT.  Because of this, the role is historically filled by a leading researcher in the field of adaptive testing.

Reminder: Proposal Deadline and Early Bird Registration... April 1!


Reminder: Proposal Deadline and Early Bird Registration... April 1!

IACAT Member:

Reminder: IACAT Proposals Due April 1

Reminder: IACAT Proposals Due April 1

Just a reminder, April 1 is the deadline for 3 things: paper proposals, Early Bird registration discount, and Early Career Award applications!



Keynotes announced for IACAT 2019

Keynote Talks Announced for IACAT 2019

IACAT is pleased to announce the Keynote speakers for this year's conference!  This provides an unmatched opportunity to hear insights from thought leaders in the field of technology-enhanced assessment, especially the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning in applications such as computerized adaptive testing and item response theory.


IACAT 2019: Submit Your Paper by April 1!!!