Sendai JALT:

Sendai Brain Days 2012: ELT and Neuroscience Mini-Conference

Date: Saturday, June 23rd, 2012 Time: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Speaker: Robert S. Murphy (Kitakyushu University), Tim Murphey (Kanda UIS), Curtis Kelly (Kansai University), Marc Helgesen (Miyagi Gakuin Women's University)

JALT Sendai is very pleased to host this all day mini-conference featuring four amazing speakers who will present on Brain-friendly English Language Teaching. Topics include Neuromyth-busters (Robert S. Murphy; Neuroscience of Lesson Design (Curtis Kelly); Happiness 2.0 (Marc Helgesen); Diversity Peering (Tim Murphey). The full day conference will be followed by "Off To The Onsen: Up to our necks in Neuro-ELT with Robert S. Murphy", which includes an overnight stay at an onsen, plus five more workshop hours on Neuroscience and ELT.

(by June 11)
Late registration
JALT members2,500 yen18,000 yen20,000 yen
Non-members3,500 yen20,000 yen22,000 yen

* The fees listed above for the weekend include the Saturday Mini-Conference, transportation to and from the onsen resort, shared accomodation, 3 meals (D/B/L), and all-day Sunday conference. Single rooms also available for a surcharge. Sunday-only attendance is also available. Registration and complete details are available on JALT Sendai's website.

This event is supported by Cengage Learning, Pearson Education and ABAX.

Organization: Sendai Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (Sendai JALT)

Cost: JALT Members: 2,500 yen for the mini-conference; other fees for the onsen weekend
Non-members: 3,500 yen for the mini-conference; other fees for the onsen weekend

Venue: Sendai Shimin Activity Support Center,Conference Room, 5th Floor, Ichibancho 4-1-3, Aoba-ku, North side of Hirose Dori, just west of Higashi Nibancho Dori map

Location: Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan


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