The University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU) calls for the submission of abstracts for the upcoming 5th National Conference on Open and Distance e-Learning (NCODeL) to be held at the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Metro Manila, Philippines on 22-23 November 2017. The submission is open to all practitioners and scholars from all higher education institutions and technical and vocational institutions. With the theme “Philippine Education in the Age of Openness,” the 5th NCODeL aims to serve as a venue for educational institutions involved in open and distance learning in the country to share their experiences, practices, and research on ODeL.

Abstracts for panel and paper proposals, conveying this year’s conference theme and the sub-themes, must be written in English of no more than 350 words, research-based, and have not been presented or accepted in any other professional meetings nor currently being reviewed for presentation at any other professional meeting.

Abstracts will be accepted online until 15 August 2017 through First authors of the accepted abstract will be notified by 15 September 2017. Authors with accepted abstracts are required to register and attend the conference for their paper presentation, and must submit their full paper by 15 October 2017. Paper presenters and participants can avail of the early bird registration until 31 August 2017. For more information about the conference, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..