21st European Conference on e-Learning
27-28 October 2022, Brighton, UK

University of Brighton, UK

Welcome to ECEL 2022

The European Conference on e-Learning was established 21 years ago. It has been held in France, Portugal, England, The Netherlands, Greece and Portugal to mention only a few of the countries who have hosted it. ECEL is generally attended by participants from more than 40 countries and attracts an interesting combination of academic scholars, practitioners and individuals who are engaged in various aspects of e-Learning. Among other journals, the Electronic Journal of e-Learning publishes a special edition of the best papers presented at this conference.

ECEL 2022 is being hosted by University of Brighton, UK. This conference will also host the 8th e-Learning Excellence Awards.

Conference Chair

Dr Panagiotis Fotaris


 Programme Chair

Dr Andrew Blake

Personal Message from the Conference Chair

We are looking forward to welcoming participants to the University of Brighton, UK in October 2022 for the 21st European Conference on e-Learning. We have been followers of the conference for many years and have always enjoyed the opportunity to share ideas and network with a diverse group of ECEL participants. This year in Brighton we are excited to showcase our diverse city and institution.

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline06 April 2022Extended to 20 April 2022
Notification of abstract acceptance20 April 2022
Full paper due for review26 May 2022
Notification of paper acceptance (with any requested changes)04 August 2022
Earlybird registration closes18 August 2022
Final paper due (with any changes)01 September 2022
Final Author registration date22 September 2022
Excellence awards abstract submission18 May 2022 Extended Until 30 May 2022
Excellence awards notification of abstract acceptance01 June 2022
Excellence awards full case history submission06 July 2022
Excellence awards finalists announced15 August 2022

Conference Publications

Papers accepted for ECEL after the double-blind peer review process, will be published in the conference proceedings, subject to author registration and payment. Additionally, papers that have been presented at the conference will also be considered for further development an possible publication in the journals listed below. Note that journal editors are provided with the conference proceedings and will make selections if they feel work is appropriate and of sufficient quality for the journal. If invited to publish in a journal authors will be expected to develop the work by 40-50%, including a change of title and abstract. Individual journal procedures will need to be followed and there is no guarantee of publication.

Conference Accreditations



The ECEL conference proceedings are published with an ISSN (2048-8637) and an ISBN will be issued on publication. These proceedings are:

      •  listed in the Web of Science (WoS) Conference Proceedings Citation Index
      •  indexed by SCOPUS
      •  indexed by the Institution of Engineering and Technology in the UK.
      • indexed by the Educational Resource Information Center (ERIC) - US Department of Education
      • listed by EBSCO
      • listed by ProQuest
      • indexed by Google Books
      • indexed by Google Scholar
      • Ranked by the Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals, Series and Publishers

The Conference Proceedings are submitted for accreditation on publication. Please note that depending on the accreditation body this process can take up to several months.