Welcome to ICALT 2021

The 21st IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies 


   July 12-15, 2021

Conference Time: GMT (https://time.is/GMT)

NEW! ICALT 2021 had successfully closed!

ICALT 2021 had successfully closed on July 15 earlier Thursday. We were also glad to see more than 45 participants attending the Close Ceremony (see the group photos in Gallery (https://icalt.online/gallery.php#gallery) or on TCLT website (https://tc.computer.org/tclt/icalt2021successfullyclosed/).

IEEE ICALT conference is ranked as the second (2nd) by saliency in Educational Technology area, just follows CSCL (1st) in Microsoft Academic for the time period of 2000 to 2020, see https://tc.computer.org/tclt/ieee-icalt-conference-ranked-second-2nd-saliency/ for more details.

Even ICALT 2021 has ended, all registered participants could still review all the sessions (include open ceremony, all three keynote speeches, women in engineering panel, future collaboration panel, best award announcement and close ceremony) by clicking Recordings from the menu (see the menu icon at top right-hand side of the page) after sign in https://icalt.online for the next two weeks until July 28, 2021.

See you all next year in ICALT 2022. Until then, stay safe and well, and take care of yourselves, and each other~

NEW! 2nd Prior-to-conference test session had successfully done!

ICALT 2021 has entered its second day of the event. In average as can be told in the following figure, it has more than 30 people accessing the event’s web system at any time. There are more than 600 visitors today until the noon of July 13, 2021 and the event has been accessed by more than 1,400 times within the first half of the day! See https://tc.computer.org/tclt/icalt-2021-enters-2nd-day/

NEW! Conference Program (July 14, 2021)

Conference Program (updated version on July 14, 2021) can now be downloaded at https://tc.computer.org/tclt/icalt-2021-conference-program/

You can also download it after sign in https://icalt.online

Conference Proceedings' Preface and Table of Content

You can now preview and download the ICALT 2021 Conference Proceedings’ Preface and Table of Content. See it at https://tc.computer.org/tclt/icalt-2021-preface-proceedings/

Best Paper Award Nominations

This year ELEVEN (11) accepted full papers, EIGHT (8) accepted short papers, and ELEVEN (11) accepted papers whose first author is a student have been nominated to compete ICALT 2021’s Best Paper Awards. The competition results will be announce at the Close Ceremony of ICALT 2021 on July 15, 2021.

The nominations can be seen online at https://tc.computer.org/tclt/icalt-2021-best-paper-award-nominations/.



Accepted papers are reporting original academic or industrial research in the area of on Advanced Learning Technologies and Technology-enhanced Learning according to the following tracks:


Conference Proceedings are published by:
The IEEE Computer Society Conference Publishing Services



  • January 29, 2021 → 23:59 on February 19, 2021 in GMT (Friday): extended submission deadline for all papers (Full paper, Short paper, Discussion paper)
  • April 16, 2021 (Friday): Authors’ Notification on the review process results
  • May 14, 2021 (Friday): Author’s registration deadline
  • May 14, 2021 (Friday): Final Camera-Ready Manuscript and IEEE Copyright Form submission
  • June 4, 2021 (Friday): Non-authors’ early bird registration deadline
  • July 12-15, 2021: ICALT 2021 Conference


If you have any questions, you can contact IEEE TCLT Office at: ieeetclt@gmail.com (Subject: “ICALT 2021 Submission Enquiry”) and one of the ICALT Chairs will contact you for further assistance.


Conference Founder

  • Kinshuk, University of North Texas, USA

General Chairs

  • Nian-Shing CHEN, National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
  • Demetrios SAMPSON, University of Piraeus, Greece

General Program Chairs

  • Maiga CHANG, Athabasca University, Canada
  • Ahmed TLILI, Beijing Normal University, China

Advisory Committee

  • Claude FRASSON, University of Montreal, Canada
  • Ronghuai HUANG, Beijing Normal University, China
  • Mohamed JEMNI, The Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization – ALECSO
  • Michael SPECTOR, University of North Texas, USA

Finance Chair

  • Rita KUO, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, USA

Website Maintenance Team

  • Eric Cheng-Li CHEN, Athabasca University, Canada
  • María F. IRIARTE, Athabasca University, Canada
  • Shivali ITTAN, University of Sheffield, UK