ELT Calendar Listings for Japan-based Newsletters

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Call for papers due Wednesday, May 31st 2017 for 2017 KOTESOL International Conference
The 25th Annual Korea TESOL International Conference will be held 21-22 October 2017 at Sookmyung Women's University in Seoul, Korea.
http://eltn.com/7324

Call for papers due Wednesday, May 31st 2017 for JALT Task-Based Language Teaching SIG Mini-Conference
This mini-conference of JALT's Task-Based Language Teaching Special Interest Group will be held on July 29, 2017 at Temple University, Osaka.
http://eltn.com/7343

Call for papers due Wednesday, May 31st 2017 for Pacific Rim Objective Measurement Symposium (PROMS) 2017
The dates of PROMS 2017 are August 5-6 (workshops) and August 7-9 (main conference). It will be held at Universiti Malaysia Sabah in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, on Borneo in Malaysia.
http://eltn.com/7407

Call for papers due Sunday, June 11th 2017 for JLTA 2017: The 21st Annual Conference of the Japan Language Testing Association
The 21st Annual Conference of the Japan Language Testing Association will be held on September 9-10, 2017 at the University of Aizu in Fukushima Prefecture. It is cosponsored by JALT's Testing and Evaluation SIG.
http://eltn.com/7389

Call for papers due Friday, June 30th 2017 for CUE English for Specific Purposes (ESP) Symposium
The fourth CUE English for Specific Purposes (ESP) Symposium will be held September 9, 2017 at Keio University.
http://eltn.com/7318

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Back to School 2017: 7th annual Osaka JALT spring mini-conference, Keynote speaker: Professor Gordon Bateson (Kochi University of Technology); call for participation due April 30 (Osaka JALT) -- May 27 (Sat), 9:00-17:00; in Osaka
http://eltn.com/7352

ETJ Chiba May Online Workshop Preparing for Output by Shadoku (Extensive Reading while Shadowing), Yuko Suzuki (ABC4YOU English School) (Chiba ETJ) -- May 28 (Sun), 13:30-15:30; in Tokyo
http://eltn.com/7371

(1) Writing for Fluency or Accuracy Catch 22? (2) Negotiated syllabuses: Do you want to?, Andy Boon (Toyo Gakuen University) (Sendai JALT) -- May 28 (Sun), 14:00-17:00; in Sendai, Miyagi
http://eltn.com/7386

Online English Learning: Resources, Activities and Evidence, Paul Raine (Fukuoka JALT) -- May 28 (Sun), 14:30-16:30; in Fukuoka
http://eltn.com/7364

Examining pupils' images of English, before and after short storytelling sessions, in a Japanese primary school, Alison Nemoto (Native English Instructor at Board of Education Okuma Town) (Niigata JALT) -- May 28 (Sun), 15:00-17:00; in Niigata
http://eltn.com/7314

JACET ESP SIG Kanto (May Meeting), Paul McBride (Tamagawa University) and Charles Robertson (Aoyama Gakuin University), Michael Sharpe (Kochi University of Technology) (ESP JACET) -- May 28 (Sun), 15:00-17:00; in Chofu, Tokyo
http://eltn.com/7395

TEMI Introductory/Refresher in Takamatsu, Helene Jarmol Uchida (TEMI) -- June 4 (Sun), 9:00-12:00; in Takamatsu, Kagawa
http://eltn.com/7391

excitELT: Uncharted Territories, Chia Suan Chong, Barbara Hoskins Sakamoto, Mike Hogan, John Fanselow, Ted O'Neill; call for sessions deadline April 14th (ExcitELT) -- June 4 (Sun), 9:30-18:30; in Tokyo
http://eltn.com/7380

4th Annual Conference on Global Higher Education at Lakeland University Japan, Call for papers due Dec 15th (Lakeland College Japan) -- June 10 (Sat), 9:00-18:00; in Tokyo
http://eltn.com/7275

9th Annual NEAR Conference Challenges and Opportunities in Education (Niigata JALT) -- June 10 (Sat), 9:45-17:30; in Niigata
http://eltn.com/7274

The Brain is Built for Stories: Using them in ELT, Curtis Kelly (Kitakyushu JALT) -- June 10 (Sat), 10:00-21:00; in Kitakyushu, Fukuoka
http://eltn.com/7384

Turning Speaking Tasks Into Assessment Activities, Jerry Talandis Jr. (University of Toyama) (Kyoto JALT) -- June 10 (Sat), 10:00-11:50; in Kyoto
http://eltn.com/7396

Linguaculture Learning-Theory, Research and Classroom Practice, Joseph Shaules (Juntendo U), Rob Fritz (Nagasaki U), Gabriela Schmidt (Tsukuba U), Sumiko Miyafusa (Showa Women's U), Valerie Hansford (Soka U), Michael Dancsock (Juntendo U) (JII) -- June 10 (Sat), 10:00-17:00; in Tokyo
http://eltn.com/7397

Teacher Journeys 2017, Atsuko Watanabe (Bunkyo University), Ken Tamai (Kobe City University of Foreign Studies) (TD JALT) -- June 11 (Sun), 9:00-17:00; in Nishinomiya, Hyogo
http://eltn.com/7387

Turning Speaking Tasks Into Assessment Activities, Jerry Talandis Jr. (University of Toyama) (Fukuoka JALT) -- June 11 (Sun), 14:30-16:30; in Fukuoka
http://eltn.com/7401

JALTCALL 2017 Conference (day 1 of 3: Workshops), Invited Speakers: Hayo Reinders, Laurence Anthony and Leigh Graves Wolf, plus many others (CALL JALT) -- June 16 (Fri), 18:00-21:00; in Matsuyama, Ehime
http://eltn.com/7235

JALTCALL 2017 Conference (day 2 of 3), Invited Speakers: Hayo Reinders, Laurence Anthony and Leigh Graves Wolf, plus many others (CALL JALT) -- June 17 (Sat), ; in Matsuyama, Ehime
http://eltn.com/7236

TUJ Tokyo Distinguished Lecturer Series: Cognitive and Corpus Linguistics-Inspired Approaches to Lexico-Grammar Instruction, Dilin Liu (University of Alabama, U.S.A.) (TUJ) -- June 17 (Sat), 14:00-17:00; in Tokyo
http://eltn.com/7367

Using the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) to Improve Language Teaching in Japan, Morten Hunke (Aoyama Gakuin University) (Gifu JALT) -- June 17 (Sat), 19:00-21:00; in Gifu
http://eltn.com/7400

JALTCALL 2017 Conference (day 3 of 3), Invited Speakers: Hayo Reinders, Laurence Anthony and Leigh Graves Wolf, plus many others (CALL JALT) -- June 18 (Sun), ; in Matsuyama, Ehime
http://eltn.com/7237

All You Ever Wanted to Know About Extensive Reading (ER), Ann Mayeda (Konan University), Paul Goldberg (Kwansei Gakuin University), Mark Brierley (Shinshu University), Ann Flanagan (Ritsumeikan Jr/Sr High School) (Nara JALT) -- June 18 (Sun), 10:00-16:30; in Nara
http://eltn.com/7398

Children's English Teaching Workshop 2017: Phonics Games and Activities to Engage and Motivate Young Learners, Kenny King, Eric Kane, Mayuka Habbick, Ian Bosiak (Maruzen) -- June 18 (Sun), 13:00-17:00; in Tokyo
http://eltn.com/7399

Promoting Active Listening in the EFL/ESL Classroom, Chris Donaldson (Nagoya JALT) -- June 18 (Sun), 13:30-16:00; in Nagoya, Aichi
http://eltn.com/7360

Motivation and Alienation: Resistance as a Natural Part of Language Learning, Joseph Shaules, Juntendo University (Hiroshima JALT) -- June 18 (Sun), 15:00-17:00; in Hiroshima
http://eltn.com/7403

TUJ Osaka Distinguished Lecturer Series: Cognitive and Corpus Linguistics-Inspired Approaches to Lexico-Grammar Instruction, Dilin Liu (University of Alabama, U.S.A.) (TUJ) -- June 24 (Sat), 14:00-17:00; in Osaka
http://eltn.com/7368

Focus on Young Learners, Chiyuki Yanase (school owner and university lecturer), Sean Reid (Teikyo Daigaku Kani Shogako) (Sendai JALT) -- June 25 (Sun), 13:00-17:00; in Sendai, Miyagi
http://eltn.com/7394

Summer Seminar: Business and Intercultural Negotiation, Chris Bates (Interfas management consulting company, Taiwan), Kumiko Murata (Waseda University), Tim Craig (Doshisha University) (Business Communication JALT) -- July 1 (Sat), 9:30-17:20; in Suita, Osaka
http://eltn.com/7331

TUJ Osaka Distinguished Lecturer Series: Oral Corrective Feedback in Language Pedagogy and SLA, Rod Ellis (Curtin University, Australia) (TUJ) -- July 1 (Sat), 14:00-17:00; in Osaka
http://eltn.com/7370

Summer Seminar: Business and Intercultural Negotiation (day 2 of 2), Chris Bates (Interfas management consulting company, Taiwan), Kumiko Murata (Waseda University), Tim Craig (Doshisha University) (Business Communication JALT) -- July 2 (Sun), 10:00-16:00; in Suita, Osaka
http://eltn.com/7332