ODLAA is committed to supporting other professional associations with allied goals. Formal arrangements of affiliation are negotiated on an individual basis and generally include a degree of reciprocity between organisations.
ODLAA has recently become an associate member of the International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE), the global membership organisation of educational institutions, national and regional associations, corporations, educational authorities and agencies in the fields of open learning, distance education, and flexible, lifelong learning. ICDE represents a network of expertise in flexible learning and teaching spanning sixty countries on every continent and exists to foster international collaboration.
Benefits of this relationship for ODLAA members include:
The contribution of sponsors to particular events and the ongoing support of ODLAA is greatly appreciated. Conference sponsors are recognised on our conference websites.