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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.

January 2017

Thailand TESOL 2017: ELT Pathways to Professional Excellence
Dates: January 20th (Friday) - January 21st (Saturday), 2017
Organization: Thailand TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages)
Location: The Ambassador Hotel, Bangkok

February 2017

SUTLF 2017: Active Learning in a Globalized World
Date: February 4th (Saturday), 2017
Organization: Sojo International Learning Center at Sojo University
Location: Sojo University, Kumamoto

Hawaii TESOL Conference 2017
Date: February 18th (Saturday), 2017
Organization: Hawai'i TESOL
Location: University of Hawaii at Hilo

13th Annual CamTESOL Conference on ELT
Dates: February 18th (Saturday) - February 19th (Sunday), 2017
Organization: Cambodia Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages
Location: Institute of Technology Cambodia (ITC), Phnom Penh, Cambodia

May 2017

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

June 2017

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
Call for papers due: March 31st (Friday)
Organization: Niigata Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: The University of Niigata Prefecture

JALTCALL 2017 Conference
Dates: June 16th (Friday) - June 18th (Sunday), 2017
Call for papers due: January 31st (Tuesday)
Organization: Computer-Assisted Language Learning Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Matsuyama University, Ehime Prefecture

July 2017

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

August 2017

The Fourth World Congress on Extensive Reading
Dates: August 4th (Friday) - August 7th (Monday), 2017
Call for papers due: February 28th (Tuesday)
Organization: Extensive Reading Foundation
Location: Toyo Gakuen University in Tokyo.

September 2017

CUE English for Specific Purposes (ESP) Symposium
Date: September 16th (Saturday), 2017
Call for papers due: May 31st (Wednesday)
Organization: College and University Educators Special Interest Group, Japan Association for Language Teaching
Location: Keio University, Tokyo

November 2017

JALT2017: 43rd Annual International Conference on Language Teaching and Learning
Dates: November 17th (Friday) - November 20th (Monday), 2017
Call for papers due: February 13th (Monday)
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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