Teaching & Learning Conference 2024


2024 International Teaching and Learning Conference

Theme: Charting New Frontiers and New Perspectives: Advancing Teaching, Learning and Student Support in Open Distance and eLearning (ODeL)

Conference Location: Kgorong Building, Unisa, Preller St, Muckleneuk, Pretoria

Gala Dinner Location:  Protea Restaurant, OR Tambo Building, Preller St, Unisa Muckleneuk Campus

Dates: 6 – 10 May 2024

Programme Overview

The conference programme is designed to foster insightful discussions, collaborative workshops, and enlightening presentations. We invite attendees to read more about the comprehensive topics and the vision of the conference on the Conference Information and About pages.


  • Panel Discussions: Participate in thought-provoking debates on critical issues affecting open distance and eLearning today.

  • Breakaway Sessions: Dive deeper into specific areas of interest in focused groups, allowing for detailed exploration and discussion.

  • Poster Presentations: Discover innovative research and practices showcased by educators and practitioners from diverse backgrounds.

  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow attendees through various interactive sessions designed to foster collaboration and sharing.

  • Gala Dinner (8 May 2024): Celebrate the conference's achievements and form lasting professional relationships in a formal setting.

Conference Programme

Gala Dinner Programme

Wednesday, 08 May 2024, 18h00 to 22h00

Dress Code: Traditional/ethnic wear representing your culture.

Theme: Illuminate, Innovate, Inspire: A Celebration of Teaching, Learning and Student support.

Programme Director: Dr G James

Location: Protea Restaurant, OR Tambo Building, Preller St, Unisa Muckleneuk Campus

Participation and Engagement

We look forward to welcoming educators, researchers, practitioners, and students to engage in this dynamic conference. Your participation is crucial in shaping the discourse and advancing the field of open distance and eLearning.