The GIREP-ICPE-EPEC 2017 conference will take place in Dublin City University, Ireland. The conference theme will be "Bridging Research and Practice in Physics Teaching and Learning".
This conference will be hosted by the Centre for the Advancement of Science and Mathematics Teaching and Learning (CASTeL) at Dublin City University (DCU), Ireland and is jointly organised by: 
  • The Conference of International Research Group on Physics Teaching (GIREP)
  • European Physical Society - Physics Education Division (EPS PED) and 
  • International Conference on Physics Education (ICPE) of the Commission C14 of the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP).
We thank all of the authors that contributed to the proceedings of this conference.

The online conference proceedings have been published by IOP Science as part of the Journal of Physics: Conference Series and are available at: 

A book of selected papers has been published by Springer and are available at:

On behalf of the Organising Committee,

Eilish McLoughlin and Paul van Kampen