ICALT is an annual international conference on Advanced Learning Technologies and Technology-enhanced Learning organized by the IEEE Computer Society and the IEEE Technical Committee on Learning Technology. After its kick-off as IWALT in Palmerston North, New Zealand (2000), ICALT has been held in Madison, USA (2001), Kazan, Russia (2002), Athens, Greece (2003), Joensuu, Finland (2004), Kaohsiung, Chinese Taiwan (2005), Kerkade, The Netherlands (2006), Niigata, Japan (2007), Santander, Spain (2008), Riga, Latvia (2009), Sousse, Tunisia (2010), Athens, Georgia, USA (2011), Rome, Italy (2012), Beijing, China (2013), Athens, Greece (2014), Hualien, Chinese Taiwan (2015), Austin, Texas, USA (2016), Timisoara, Romania (2017), and Mumbai, India (2018).
The IEEE Technical Committee on Learning Technology (TCLT) has been founded on the premise that emerging technology has the potential to dramatically improve learning. The purpose of this technical committee is to contribute to the field of Learning Technology and to serve the needs of professionals working in this field. The IEEE Technical Committee on Learning Technology (TCLT) has initiated a number of activities to promote research and development of Advanced Learning Technologies. These activities foster collaboration among academic and professional communities. Click here to learn about IEEE TCLT in greater detail.
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The 19th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT 2019) will be organized at the Computing Institute of the Federal University of Alagoas (UFAL), Maceió-Alagoas, Brazil. ICALT 2019 will be hosted by the Center of Excellence for Social Technologies (NEES) research group. NEES is a research group from the Computing Institute at the Federal University of Alagoas. It focuses on research and development of IT Solutions, generating scientific knowledge and promoting its transference for the society, companies and scientific community. Its vision is to be an international reference in the generation of knowledge, empowering people with social view and supporting new spin-offs related to social entrepreneurship and IT.
About the hosts
Elected the beautiful coastal city of Brazil, Maceió has lush beaches and natural pools that attract tourists from all over the world. The tropical climate and its large coconut palms add a magical touch to the paradisiacal landscape. Its gastronomy is prescribed, with the regional dishes as a stuffed tapioca, hidden of meat of the sun, besides several seafood. A remarkable culture, which brings together art, music, crafts, dance and folguedos that make up the portrait of the Alagoas. A maritime island that offers bars and restaurants with varied attractions, and a hotel network ready to promote satisfaction and visitors.