Institute for Open and Distance Learning (IODL)


List of ODL Conferences for 2019




Call for papers & information

2019 10th International Conference on Distance Learning and Education (ICDLE 2019)

October 28-31, 2019

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Submission deadline (Full paper): May 30, 2019
Submission deadline (Abstract only): June 5, 2019


9th ANIE Annual Conference

2 – 4 October 2019


Nairobi, Kenya

Theme: Africa, Internationalization and the Global Context: Making it Work

Submissions not more than 300 words by 30th April 2019. Authors of successful abstracts will be informed by 15th May 2019.

8th DETA Conference

Distance education and teachers’ training in Africa

22-26 July 2019

University of Lagos, Nigeria

DETA CONFERENCE at the Faculty of Education, Distance Learning Institute, University of Lagos, co-hosted by the University of Pretoria

Abstract submission opens: 19 November 2018
Abstract submission closes: 28  February 2019

International Conference on Research in


21–23 JUNE, 2019


This conference is a prestigious event, organized to provide an international platform for the academicians, researchers, managers, industrial participants and students to share their research findings with global experts. All full paper submissions will be peer reviewed and evaluated based on originality, technical and/or research depth, accuracy and relevance to conference theme and topics.

Paper Submission: 31 May 2019
Early Registration: 05 March
Late Registration: 10 June

OE Global Conference 2019

26-28 November 2019

Milan, Italy

Theme: Open Education for an Open Future – Resources, Practices, Communities

Proposal submissions due: 1 May 2019



2019 the 4th International Conference on Distance Education and Learning ICDEL

24-27 May 2019

Shanghai, China

Submission deadline: March 20, 2019
Review Decision: April 15, 2019
Registration Deadline: April 30, 2019



28th ICDE World Conference on Online Learning

3-7 November 2019

Convention Centre Dublin

Dublin City University selected to host 28th ICDE World Conference in 2019

Abstract Submission Closes: 1st April 2019
Registration Opens: February 2019
Early Bird Booking Closes: 1st July 2019
Standard Rate Closes: 30th September 2019

Last modified: 2019/03/01