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. You can also add these upcoming conferences to your calendar.

August 2024

Critical Thinking in the Classroom 2024
Date: August 3rd (Saturday), 2024
Organization: Critical Thinking Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Meiji University's Izumi Campus, Suginami City, Tokyo

Extensive Reading Summer Seminar
Date: August 3rd (Saturday), 2024
Organization: Extensive Reading Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Online

PROMS 2024: The 19th Pacific-Rim Objective Measurement Symposium
Dates: August 19th (Monday) - August 21st (Wednesday), 2024
Organization: Pacific Rim Objective Measurement Symposium
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2024 PAAL (Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics) Conference
Dates: August 21st (Wednesday) - August 22nd (Thursday), 2024
Organization: Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics
Location: Korea University, Seoul, Korea

CULI, TERA Extensive Reading Foundation International Conference 2024: Promoting English reading in
Dates: August 22nd (Thursday) - August 23rd (Friday), 2024
Organization: Extensive Reading Foundation
Location: Arnoma Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand

October 2024

21st Century Language Teaching Conference 2024
Dates: October 26th (Saturday) - October 27th (Sunday), 2024
Organization: Okinawa Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Naha City, Okinawa

November 2024

ETA-ROC 2024: 33rd International Symposium on English Language Teaching
Dates: November 8th (Friday) - November 10th (Sunday), 2024
Organization: English Teachers' Association-Republic of China (ETA-ROC)
Location: Taipei, Taiwan

JALT2024: 50th Annual International Conference on Language Teaching and Learning
Dates: November 15th (Friday) - November 18th (Monday), 2024
Organization: The Annual International Conference of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Shizuoka Convention and Arts Center (Granship) Shizuoka City

Seventh Annual Nanzan Language Education Seminar
Date: November 23rd (Saturday), 2024
Call for papers due: September 30th (Monday)
Organization: Nanzan University Language Education Seminar
Location: Nanzan University, Nagoya; and online

December 2024

CLaSIC2024: Centre for Language Studies International Conference 2024
Dates: December 5th (Thursday) - December 7th (Saturday), 2024
Organization: National University of Singapore Centre for Language Studies
Location: National University of Singapore