ELT Calendar for November 2017

November 3rd (Friday) 2017

Today is Culture Day (Bunka-no-hi)

JALT Speech, Drama, and Debate SIG 2nd Annual Conference in Okinawa: Teaching Skills for the 21st Century
Time: 9:15 AM - 5:00 PM
Speaker: There is no keynote speaker. The conference will consist of short presentations, workshops and poster presentations
Organization: Speech, Drama and Debate Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Nishihara, Okinawa Prefecture

November 4th (Saturday) 2017

JALT Speech, Drama, and Debate SIG 2nd Annual Conference in Okinawa (day 2 of 4)
Time: 9:15 AM - 4:45 PM
Speaker: There is no keynote speaker. The conference will consist of short presentations, workshops and poster presentations
Organization: Speech, Drama and Debate Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Nishihara, Okinawa Prefecture

November 5th (Sunday) 2017

My Share; Annual General Meeting
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Speaker: Cheryl Kirchhoff, Mark Brierley, Heather Fukase and Miguel Mission
Organization: Shinshu Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Matsumoto City, Nagano Prefecture

Cambridge Day 2017: Workshop for JHS and HS Teachers
Time: 12:30 PM - 4:40 PM
Speaker: Tomoe Aoyama (Cambridge English Assessments), Charles Browne (Meiji Gakuen U), Curtis Kelly (Kansai U), Steven Gershon (Oberlin U), Kingo Shiratori (Hokusei Gakuen U), Hiroyuki Tsukamoto (ex-Fuji HS)
Organization: Cambridge University Press
Location: Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolis

JALT Speech, Drama, and Debate SIG 2nd Annual Conference in Okinawa (day 3 of 4)
Time: 9:15 AM - 1:00 PM
Speaker: There is no keynote speaker. The conference will consist of short presentations, workshops and poster presentations
Organization: Speech, Drama and Debate Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Nishihara, Okinawa Prefecture

November 6th (Monday) 2017

JALT Speech, Drama, and Debate SIG 2nd Annual Conference in Okinawa (day 4 of 4)
Time: 9:45 AM - 1:30 PM
Speaker: There is no keynote speaker. The conference will consist of short presentations, workshops and poster presentations
Organization: Speech, Drama and Debate Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Nishihara, Okinawa Prefecture

November 11th (Saturday) 2017

Music: Learning to the Beat in EFL
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Speaker: ETJ Fukuoka Committee
Organization: ETJ Fukuoka (English Teachers in Japan)
Location: Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture

Pecha Kucha Night
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Speaker: Various speakers
Organization: Kitakyushu Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka Prefecture

November 17th (Friday) 2017

JALT2017: 43rd Annual International Conference on Language Teaching and Learning & Educational Materials Exhibition
Time: To be announced
Speaker: To be confirmed. Call for papers due February 13.
Organization: The Annual International Conference of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture

November 18th (Saturday) 2017

JALT2017: 43rd Annual International Conference on Language Teaching and Learning & Educational Materials Exhibition (day 2 of 4)
Time: To be announced
Speaker: To be confirmed. Call for papers due February 13.
Organization: The Annual International Conference of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture

November 19th (Sunday) 2017

(1) Bring your young learners together! (2) Task-Based Teaching
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Speaker: (1) Bob Pensak (Bob's English); (2) Nami Imagawa (Nami's English Room)
Organization: ETJ Aichi (English Teachers in Japan)
Location: Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture

JALT2017: 43rd Annual International Conference on Language Teaching and Learning & Educational Materials Exhibition (day 3 of 4)
Time: To be announced
Speaker: To be confirmed. Call for papers due February 13.
Organization: The Annual International Conference of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture

November 20th (Monday) 2017

JALT2017: 43rd Annual International Conference on Language Teaching and Learning & Educational Materials Exhibition (day 4 of 4)
Time: To be announced
Speaker: To be confirmed. Call for papers due February 13.
Organization: The Annual International Conference of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture

November 23rd (Thursday) 2017

Today is Labor Thanksgiving Day (Kinrou-kansha-no-hi)

ETJ Chiba November Workshop: Converting Content-Based Textbook into Task-Based Textbooks
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Speaker: Nicky Sekino
Organization: ETJ Chiba (English Teachers in Japan)
Location: Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolis

November 24th (Friday) 2017

The Asia Association of Computer-Assisted Language-Learning (AsiaCALL) 15th International Conference
Time: To be announced
Speaker: TBA. Call for papers due July 15
Organization: Asia Association of Computer Assisted Language Learning
Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam)

November 25th (Saturday) 2017

AsiaCALL 2017 (day 2 of 3)
Time: To be announced
Speaker: TBA. Call for papers due July 15
Organization: Asia Association of Computer Assisted Language Learning
Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam)

November 26th (Sunday) 2017

AsiaCALL 2017 (day 3 of 3)
Time: To be announced
Speaker: TBA. Call for papers due July 15
Organization: Asia Association of Computer Assisted Language Learning
Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam)

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