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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 2017

The Contrast Culture Method: A Training Workshop
Dates: May 5th (Friday) - May 7th (Sunday), 2017
Organization: The Society for Intercultural Education, Training, And Research
Location: Nanzan Gakuen Research Center, Nagoya

FAB 11 and KOTESOL National Conference 2017
Dates: May 13th (Saturday) - May 14th (Sunday), 2017
Organization: Korea Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages
Location: Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul, Korea

JALT PanSIG 2017
Dates: May 20th (Saturday) - May 21st (Sunday), 2017
Organization: JALT PanSIG Conference
Location: Akita International University (AIU), Akita

Back to School 2017 Spring Mini-Conference
Date: May 27th (Saturday), 2017
Call for papers due: April 30th (Sunday)
Organization: Osaka Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Osaka Jogakuin University

June 2017

excitELT: Uncharted Territories
Date: June 4th (Sunday), 2017
Organization: ExcitELT
Location: Rikkyo University, Ikebukuro campus, Tokyo

4th Annual Conference on Global Higher Education at Lakeland University Japan
Date: June 10th (Saturday), 2017
Organization: Conference on Global Higher Education at Lakeland College Japan
Location: Lakeland University Japan, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo

9th Annual NEAR Conference Challenges and Opportunities in Education
Date: June 10th (Saturday), 2017
Organization: Niigata Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: The University of Niigata Prefecture

Teacher Journeys 2017
Date: June 11th (Sunday), 2017
Organization: Teacher Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Konan University, Nishinomiya CUBE Campus

JALTCALL 2017 Conference
Dates: June 16th (Friday) - June 18th (Sunday), 2017
Organization: Computer-Assisted Language Learning Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Matsuyama University, Ehime Prefecture

July 2017

Summer Seminar: Business and Intercultural Negotiation
Dates: July 1st (Saturday) - July 2nd (Sunday), 2017
Organization: The Business English Special Interest Group of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Kansai University, Osaka

15th International Asia TEFL Conference
Dates: July 13th (Thursday) - July 15th (Saturday), 2017
Organization: The Asian Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language
Location: Royal Ambarrukmo Hotel in Yogyakarta, Indonesia

JALT Task-Based Language Teaching SIG Mini-Conference
Date: July 29th (Saturday), 2017
Call for papers due: May 31st (Wednesday)
Organization: Task Based Learning Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Temple University, Osaka

August 2017

The Fourth World Congress on Extensive Reading
Dates: August 4th (Friday) - August 7th (Monday), 2017
Organization: Extensive Reading Foundation
Location: Toyo Gakuen University in Tokyo.

JACET 2017: The 56th International Convention
Dates: August 29th (Tuesday) - August 31st (Thursday), 2017
Organization: Japan Association of College English Teachers
Location: Aoyama Gakuin University, Tokyo

September 2017

JLTA 2017: The 21st Annual Conference of the Japan Language Testing Association
Dates: September 9th (Saturday) - September 10th (Sunday), 2017
Organization: The Japan Language Testing Association
Location: University of Aizu, Aizu-Wakamatsu, Fukushima Prefecture

CUE English for Specific Purposes (ESP) Symposium
Date: September 16th (Saturday), 2017
Call for papers due: June 30th (Friday)
Organization: College and University Educators Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Keio University, Tokyo

October 2017

2017 KOTESOL International Conference
Dates: October 21st (Saturday) - October 22nd (Sunday), 2017
Call for papers due: May 31st (Wednesday)
Organization: Korea Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages
Location: Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul, Korea

November 2017

JALT2017: 43rd Annual International Conference on Language Teaching and Learning
Dates: November 17th (Friday) - November 20th (Monday), 2017
Organization: The Annual International Conference of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Tsukuba International Congress Center (Epochal Tsukuba), Tsukuba, Ibaraki

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