ICEL Future and Past

Future International Conference on e-Learning

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Future International Conference on e-Learning

The 13th International Conference on e- Learning

Hosted by: The Cape Peninsula University of Technology,
Cape Town, South Africa

5 – 6 July 2018

Purchase Proceedings

The Electronic Proceedings from ICEL are included in your registration and are available to download for conference participants.  They are also available to purchase in 3 difference formats.

  • PDF Download - £40
  • CD Version - £50 plus Postage  and Packaging
  • Printed Version - £60 plus Postage and Packaging

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The Winners at ICEL 2018 Cape Town, South Africa

Winner of the best PhD paper/presentation

Towards a Framework for Partnerships between Higher Education Institutions and e-Learning Schools
Johan Vorsterand Leila Goosen, University of South Africa, South Africa

Winners of the Best Poster competition

1st Place

e-Content Evaluation Process at Mansoura University and steps for Improving development team capacity
Mohamed  Ahmed, Mansoura University, Egypt





2nd Place

Voice Training for Lecturers of Large Classes in Mixed Reality
Kathrin  Hohlbaum, Valerie Stehling, Max Haberstroh and Ingrid Isenhardt, IMA/ZLW / RWTH Aachen University, Germany



Conference Chairs

Conference Co-ChairsDr Eunice Ivala, CPUT, Cape Town, South Africa and Dr Louis Fourie, CPUT, Cape Town, South Africa

Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Paul Prinsloo
Using Student Data

Dr. Wallace Chigona
A critical discourse analysis of e-learning policies in Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) in a developing country context

Dr Johannes Cronjé 
What Pokémon Go taught me about collectionism in e-learning

Dr. Cheryl Hodgkinson-Williams
Challenges of online learning for campus-based universities

Prof Susan Geertshuis
Technology as a means of uniting universities in the service of our students.

A message of thanks

We extend our thanks to all participants at the conference, both presenters and attendees and gratefully acknowledge the support of The Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa and the assistance provided by the Conference and Programme chairs and keynote speakers. The stream and mini track chairs are to be applauded for their efforts in ensuring that timekeeping requirements were respected by all participants and the chair and discussants of the PhD Colloquium are thanked for their invaluable contribution to this important part of the conference.

Finally, we value and unreservedly acknowledge the essential role performed by the executive and programme committees in respect of the double blind review process.

We trust that that overall the conference exceeded your expectations; we welcome your feedback

The 12th International Conference on e- Learning

ICEL 2017

Hosted by: The University of Central Florida,
Orlando, USA
1 - 2nd June 2017,


ICEL 2017 Winners

PhD and Masters Colloquium Joint Winners
Quantifying feedback - insights into peer evaluation data
David Kofoed Wind, Technical University of Denmark and Ulf Aslak Jensen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

An Adaptive Time Reduction Technique for Video Lectures
Shenoy Sreenivas Purushothama, Ashish Amresh and John Femiani, Arizona State University, USA (Masters Research)
Poster Winner
The use of alternative assessments to assess modules at an ODL university
Odette Swart, Unisa, South Africa

Executive Committee

Conference Co-Chairs: Dr. Laurie O. Campbell, and Dr. Richard Hartshorne, The University of Central Florida, Orlando, USA

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Atsusi “2c” Hirumi, University of Central Florida, Orlando, USA

Dr. Glenda Gunter, University of Central Florida, Orlando, USA

ICEL 2016 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Best PhD Paper

A Continuum of Teachers’ e‐Learning Practices
Osman Sadeck, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa

ICEL 2015, Nassau, Bahamas

Best Poster

e-Experimentation in Laser Radar Atmospheric Studies
Sharma Nimmi, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain and Jo Ann Parikh, Southern Connecticut State, Newhaven University, USA