ITCE: EC-TEL 2016 will be held in Lyon

Published on July 19, 2016 Updated on March 7, 2018

The 11th edition of the European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning (EC-TEL 2016) will be organized in partnership with iaelyon School of Management - Université Jean Moulin and the LIRIS lab.

Since 2006, the EC-TEL conference engages researchers, practitioners, educational developers, entrepreneurs and policy makers to address current challenges and advances in the field of Technology Enhanced Learning, which aims at designing environments to support learning. This domain gathers researchers from both human sciences and computer sciences to address issues on digital technologies in education.

This year’s theme of ‘Adaptive and Adaptable Learning’ highlights developments in adaptive learning systems that are starting to realise the vision of education matched to the needs and interests of each learner. The conference will explore how research in collaborative and personalized learning can be combined with new developments in analytics, interaction design, mobile and ubiquitous technologies, and visualization techniques, to enhance learning for everyone.

INVITED SPEAKERS
  • Prof. Vincent Aleven, Carnegie Mellon University, "Adaptivity in learning technologies: Kinds, effectiveness, and authoring"
  • Prof. Pierre Dillenbourg, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, "Orchestrating Robots: How does learning technology research inform the design of educational robots?"

Local Organization Chair:  Élise Lavoué, Lecturer, iaelyon - Université Jean Moulin

> More information available at: www.ec-tel.eu