The 1ˢᵗ


Symposium on

Education and AI Convergence

Intelligence Amplified: Exploring the Intersection of AI and Education

August 22 – 23, 2023

Los Baños & Virtual (Online)

University of the Philippines Open University

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Featured Activities

Keynote Speeches

From industry leaders to academic pioneers, our keynote speakers will offer insights into the impact of AI on society and how it’s shaping the future of various industries.

Paper Presentations

Join us for thought-provoking paper presentations on the latest developments in AI research and their potential applications in education.


A hackathon is an event where developers, data scientists, and other technology enthusiasts come together to collaborate and create innovative solutions for remote proctoring using AI technology.

Important Dates – Symposium

6 June 2023

Deadline for submission of papers

(min. 2 pages)

1 July 2023

Notification of acceptance

23 July 2023

Deadline for submission of revised papers

22-23 Aug 2023

Symposium proper

Important Dates – Hackathon

1 June 2023

Call for proposals

30 June 2023

Proposals deadline

23 Aug 2023


An International Tri-Conference

The Tri-Conference (ICODeL, ISEAC, and ASEANnale) is a joint event organized by the UP Open University


The International Conference on Open and Distance eLearning (ICODeL) is a biennial international conference series on open and distance e-learning (ODeL), was launched on 22-24 February 2012 in Manila, Philippines to provide a forum for distance education and e-learning scholars, practitioners, and policymakers to share and reflect on experiences, and collaboratively create and explore spaces and possibilities for ODeL for development.


The International Symposium on Education and AI Convergence (ISEAC) is a symposium co-located in the International Conference on Open and Distance e-Learning (ICODeL) that brings together experts and practitioners from various fields to explore the latest advancements in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and their applications in education.


ASEANnale is a composite of activities that showcases the creative and research works of higher education students and faculty from the 10 ASEAN member countries. It will showcase the artistic and innovative works of ASEAN students and faculty in producing films and multimedia materials, and highlight researches and studies that reflect the narratives of their countries and the regional culture.



University of the Philippines

Open University

UPOU Foundation, Inc.

Philippine Society for Distance Learning, Inc.

Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture