EAI DLI 2021 will be held as a fully-fledged online conference.

In 2020, EAI successfully launched an online conference format to ensure the safety, comfort and quality of experience for attendees and a successful course of the events, all while retaining fully live interaction, publication and indexing. Due to the unrelenting global pandemic, this will also be the case in 2021. Learn more about EAI’s online conferences here.
Watch an interview with the keynote speaker Prof. Wendy Keay-Bright and DLI’s General Chair Eva Brooks.

December 2-3, 2021
Aalborg, Denmark (Online)


Watch the full recording of the EAI DLI 2020 livestream and get involved in this edition!

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Meet the keynote speaker
Prof. Wendy Keay-Bright
Cardiff Metropolitan University, Wales

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from wherever you are!

Get the same full publication and indexing, enjoy EAI’s fair evaluation and recognition, present your paper to a global audience, and experience virtual meetings live as well as
on-demand from the safety and comfort of your home.

Although we will miss having everyone meet and connect in person, we feel strongly that knowledge exchange must continue, if not more so. That is why we have equipped our online conferences with live viewing with chat, virtual Q&A, and a multitude of other measures to provide you with a great experience.

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- The first open and transparent way of recognizing great researchers worldwide
- Credits are awarded to all authors based on review, but regardless of acceptance
- Members with top 0.1% EAI Index at the end of the year will become EAI Fellows

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Paper Submission is now open for the 6th edition of DLI! Check out the Call for Papers.
Take a look back at the previous edition of DLI here.
DLI 2021 supports revolutionary EAI Community Review, find out more here.
Every author receives EAI Index credits – regardless of acceptance. Learn more about EAI’s Recognition Program here.
Get real feedback on your presentation from other registrants via EAI Compass.

Publication

All registered papers will be submitted for publishing by Springer and made available through SpringerLink Digital Library: DLI Conference Proceedings.

DLI proceedings are indexed in leading indexing services, including Ei Compendex, Web of Science, Scopus, CrossRef, Google Scholar, DBLP, as well as EAI’s own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

All accepted authors are eligible to submit an extended version in a fast track of:

Additional publication opportunities:

About DLI 2021

Design, Learning, Innovation (DLI) is an annual conference promoting research focusing on innovative designs for learning and the use of digital technologies. The conference targets researcher, and practitioners, such as designers and educators, to share their latest research findings, emerging technologies, and innovative methods in the areas of inclusive and playful designs and learning with digital technologies. The annual conference incorporates papers, demos, work-in-progress, workshops, symposiums, and discussions on how to create digital experiences to fulfil human needs.

This year, DLI invites critical, innovative, and transdisciplinary perspectives on the theme:

Shifting Boundaries to discover novel ways and emerging technologies to realise human needs, ideas, and desires.

All submission related to design, learning and innovation (DLI) are also welcome to the conference. You are invited to participate in the following tracks: full and short papers, work-in-progress, workshops, and symposiums. DLI 2021 will be held online in Cyberspace.

About EAI

This event is organized by EAI.

EAI – European Alliance for Innovation is a non-profit organization and a professional community established in cooperation with the European Commission to empower the global research and innovation, and to promote cooperation between European and International ICT communities.

EAI’s vision is to foster excellence in research and innovation on the principles of transparency, objectivity, equality, and openness. Our guiding principle is community cooperation to create better research, provide fair recognition of excellence and transform best ideas into commercial value proposition.

EAI‘s mission is to create an environment that rewards excellence transparently, and builds recognition objectively regardless of age, economic status or country of origin, where no membership fees or closed door committees stand in the way of your research career.

Through these shared values, EAI leads the way toward advancing the world of research and innovation, empowering individuals and institutions for the good of society to fully benefit from the digital revolution.

Welcome to the EAI Community

Let the EAI Community help you build your career with collaborative research, objective evaluation, and fair recognition:

  • Extra visibility for your paper and fair review  →  Community Review
  • Get credits to receive membership ranks and global recognition  →  EAI Index
  • Real-time evaluation and feedback on your presentation on-site  →  EAI Compass

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Previous DLI editions

2020 – Virtual conference
2019 – Aalborg, Denmark
2018 – Braga, Portugal
2017
 – Heraklion, Crete, Greece
2016 – Esbjerg, Denmark

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