On behalf of the Organising Committee we are glad to invite you to take part in the 11th International Cognitive Load Theory Conference (ICLTC) that will be held on the 4th, 5th and 6th of September 2018 in Beijing, China. ICLTC2018 will be an excellent opportunity to present your projects, discuss the latest results, and direct the future development of Cognitive Load Theory.

An international event

The purpose of the 11th International Cognitive Load Theory Conference (ICLTC) is to bring together a wide range of international researchers, scholars, educators, and research students interested in Cognitive Load Theory. Over 200 people from many different countries are expected to attend. As in previous years, ICLTC will provide a venue encouraging early-stage researchers and students as well as experienced researchers to present and share their research outcomes. The conference will provide an excellent opportunity to present and share your research and experiences in the field of Cognitive Load Theory.

Submit your abstract!

We invite you to submit your abstracts or papers and to attend this conference in order to share your projects and experiences in the field of Cognitive Load Theory. The deadline for abstracts submission is 6th May, 2018.


All accepted abstracts and papers will be included in the 11th International Cognitive Load Theory Conference Proceedings. Authors of suitable work will be invited to develop full manuscripts for a book to be published by Springer.

An amazing venue: Beijing Normal University

Beijing is the capital of the People's Republic of China, the world's second most populous city proper, and most populous capital city. As a city combining both modern and traditional architecture, Beijing is a megacity rich in history, exemplified in its global influence in politics, economy, education, history, culture, and technology.


Beijing Normal University (BNU), a key university under the administration of the Ministry of Education, is a renowned institution of higher education known for teacher education, education science and basic learning in both the arts and the sciences. The comprehensive disciplinary strength of Beijing Normal University puts the school at the forefront of the nation's advanced teaching institutions. Additionally to your participation in ICLTC2018, you will have the occasion to visit the campus with old and modern architecture, evergreen pine trees, fantastic artificial lake, and tasty gastronomy.


Our website also provides you with useful information on the beautiful city of Beijing, with an enormous cultural richness and lovely places of interest. Come for this unforgettable experience!


We look forward to seeing you in Beijing!


ICLTC2018 Organising Committee