iCal

ELT Conference Calendar

This page shows upcoming conferences, book fairs and other large-scale events of professional interest to language teachers in Japan. For past conferences, see the archive of past conferences. If you're interested in giving a workshop or presentation at one of these events, please see the calls for papers.

May 2016

PanSIG 2016 Conference
Dates: May 20th (Friday) - May 23rd (Monday), 2016
Organization: JALT PanSIG Conference
Location: Meio University, Nago, Okinawa.

5th CELC Symposium
Dates: May 25th (Wednesday) - May 27th (Friday), 2016
Organization: The Centre for English Language Communication (CELC), National University of Singapore
Location: National University of Singapore

KOTESOL National Conference 2016
Date: May 28th (Saturday), 2016
Organization: Korea Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages
Location: Sangji University, Wonju, Gangwon-do, S. Korea

June 2016

JALTCALL 2016 Conference: CALL and the Brain
Dates: June 3rd (Friday) - June 5th (Sunday), 2016
Organization: Computer-Assisted Language Learning Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Tamagawa University, Tokyo

3rd Annual Conference on Global Higher Education at Lakeland College Japan
Date: June 4th (Saturday), 2016
Organization: Conference on Global Higher Education at Lakeland College Japan
Location: Lakeland College Japan, Shinjuku

8th Annual NEAR Language Education Conference
Date: June 11th (Saturday), 2016
Organization: Niigata Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: University of Niigata Prefecture

1st Annual STEM PBL in Asia Symposium
Dates: June 18th (Saturday) - June 19th (Sunday), 2016
Organization: University of Fukui
Location: University of Fukui, Bunkyo Campus

EFL Teacher Journeys Conference
Date: June 19th (Sunday), 2016
Call for papers due: May 8th (Sunday)
Organization: Hiroshima Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Hiroshima YMCA

The 4th International Conference on Foreign Language Learning and Teaching (FLLT2016)
Dates: June 24th (Friday) - June 25th (Saturday), 2016
Organization: Language Institute, Thammasat University
Location: The Ambassador Hotel, Bangkok

3rd Task-Based Language Teaching in Asia Conference
Date: June 25th (Saturday), 2016
Organization: Task Based Learning Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Ryukoku University, Fukakusa Campus, Kyoto

The Evolution of Business Language Training in Japan
Dates: June 25th (Saturday) - June 26th (Sunday), 2016
Organization: The Business English Special Interest Group of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: ACROS Building, Tenjin, Fukuoka City

AsiaTEFL International Conference 2016
Dates: June 30th (Thursday) - July 2nd (Saturday), 2016
Organization: The Asian Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language
Location: The Far Eastern Federal University, Vladivostok, Russia

July 2016

1st GEN TEFL International Conference 2016
Dates: July 30th (Saturday) - July 31st (Sunday), 2016
Organization: Global Educators Network Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language
Location: Topland Plaza Hotel, Phitsanulok, Thailand

August 2016

8th International Conference on ESP in Asia
Dates: August 19th (Friday) - August 21st (Sunday), 2016
Call for papers due: June 1st (Wednesday)
Organization: University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo Research Station on Innovative and Global Tertiary English Education
Location: University of Electro-Communications, Chofu, Tokyo

September 2016

The JACET 55th (2016) International Convention
Dates: September 1st (Thursday) - September 3rd (Saturday), 2016
Organization: Japan Association of College English Teachers
Location: Hokusei Gakuen University, Sapporo, Hokkaido

Pacific Second Language Research Forum 2016 (PacSLRF2016)
Dates: September 9th (Friday) - September 11th (Sunday), 2016
Organization: The Japan Second Language Association
Location: Tama Campus, Chuo University, Tokyo

Vocab@Tokyo
Dates: September 12th (Monday) - September 14th (Wednesday), 2016
Organization: Vocab@
Location: Meiji Gakuin University, Tokyo

JALT CUE SIG Conference
Dates: September 24th (Saturday) - September 25th (Sunday), 2016
Call for papers due: June 19th (Sunday)
Organization: College and University Educators Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Kinki University, Higashiosaka City, Osaka

October 2016

9th Annual Extensive Reading Seminar
Dates: October 1st (Saturday) - October 2nd (Sunday), 2016
Call for papers due: May 22nd (Sunday)
Organization: Extensive Reading Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Nanzan University, Showa-ku, Nagoya

2ND LITU-CULI International Conference ELT Unlimited
Dates: October 6th (Thursday) - October 7th (Friday), 2016
Call for papers due: June 30th (Thursday)
Organization: Chulalongkorn University Language Institute (CULI) and the Language Institute of Thammasat University (LITU) International Conference
Location: Pullman Bangkok King Power Hotel, Thailand

KOTESOL 2016: The 24th Annual Korea TESOL International Conference
Dates: October 15th (Saturday) - October 16th (Sunday), 2016
Call for papers due: May 31st (Tuesday)
Organization: Korea Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages
Location: Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul, South Korea

November 2016

2016 Pan-Asia Conference
Dates: November 11th (Friday) - November 13th (Sunday), 2016
Organization: Pan-Asian Conference on Language Teaching and Learning
Location: Chien Tan Overseas Youth Activity Center, Taipei, Taiwan

JALT2016: Transformation in Language Education
Dates: November 25th (Friday) - November 28th (Monday), 2016
Organization: The Annual International Conference of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: WINC Aichi, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture

Cheap ebook and audiobook ideas and activities for teachers
englishbooks.jp