Author guidelines

We invite submission of papers reporting original academic or industrial research in the area of Advanced Learning Technologies. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Complete papers are required for review process; only abstracts will not be sent for review.

Topics of interest

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  • New Generations of educational technologies
  • Educational technologies for new generations
  • Technologies for real-time assessment of learning and performance
  • Linking dynamic concept mapping and problem solving in complex domains
  • Personalized mobile computing for learning and instruction
  • Social computing
  • Personalized systems
  • Interdisciplinary programs to prepare educational technologists
  • CSCL technologies
  • Content authoring technologies
  • e-Pedagogy and Instructional Design
  • Knowledge Management Technologies in Education
  • Organizational Management of e-Learning in Universities
  • e- testing and new test theories
  • Data mining, text mining, and web mining in education

Important Dates

  • February 28, 2007 - Paper submission (Extended)
  • March 18, 2007 - Notification of acceptance
  • April 6, 2007 - Copyright form submission
  • April 6, 2007 - Final camera-ready manuscript
  • April 16, 2007 - Author registration deadline
  • April 16, 2007 - Deadline early bird registration

Preparing Manuscript

Complete papers are required for the review process. The following page limits must be observed while preparing the manuscript (please use "Letter" format, not A4):
  • Full paper: 5 pages
  • Short paper: 3 pages
  • Posters: 2 pages
  • Tutorial proposals: about 2 pages
    (See details on call for tutorial proposals at
  • Panel proposals: 2 pages
    (The panel proposal should clearly outline the theme of the panel, its significance, expected outcomes, and at least five panel participants. Each panel will run for about one and half hours. Panel participants will have the possibility of submitting two-page papers for review process for the papers to be included in the conference proceedings.)
  • Workshop proposals: Please see separate call for workshop proposals at

These page limits include authors' information, abstract (no more than 200 words), all tables, figures, references, etc. The author information should include names, affiliation, postal and email addresses, phone and fax numbers of ALL authors.

Authors are required to follow:
IEEE Computer Society guidelines (

Authors can also use Word Template ( and Format guidelines (

Submission System

Manuscripts should be submitted in Word or RTF file formats.

Please submit your manuscript at:

If you have any problems with the above web submission form, you can send the manuscript by email to (subject: ICALT2007 Submission). Please provide following information in your email:

  1. Names and complete address details of all authors (including email addresses)
  2. Type of submission (Full paper / Short Paper / Poster / Tutorial / Panel / Workshop)
  3. Title of the submission
  4. Primary keyword from the list of topics


After submission, if you do not receive an acknowledgement from us by email within 36 hours, please contact us urgently at

The authors of accepted papers will be required to complete a copyright form at the time of final version submission.

All submissions will be reviewed on the basis of relevance, originality, significance, soundness and clarity. At least two referees will review each paper proposal submission under a double-blind peer-review process.