1st Announcement of 2018 Conferences
Title: Listening and Writing Workshop & Assessing World Languages Conferences
Location: University of Macau
Dates: October 30 – November 2, 2018
DEADLINE for submission of Abstracts: June 30, 2018
E-mail address for Abstracts: FAH.AWL@um.edu.mo
The Faculty of Arts and Humanities and the Department of English at the University of Macau is pleased to announce the L&W Workshop and AWL Conference. The Listening and Writing Conference aims to offer language assessment training to graduate students and ELC staff. The Assessing World Languages Conference aims to offer a platform for discussion of current issues in assessment of world languages.
Abstracts are invited for 30-minute presentations and posters. They should be in Word format and not more than 300 words. We are looking for presentations and posters that are typically under-represented: languages other than English; multilingual/plurilingual classroom contexts; teacher-based assessments; and assessment policy.
DEADLINE for submission of Abstracts: June 30, 2018.
Confirmed invited speakers
Priya Abeywickrama, San Francisco State University
Yuyang Cai, Education University of Hong Kong
Alister Cumming, University of Toronto
Liz Hamp-Lyons, University of Bedfordshire
Lorena Llosa, New York University
Rama Mathew, Delhi University
Gary Ockey, Iowa State University
James Purpura, Teachers College, Columbia University
David Qian, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Erik Voss, Northeastern University
Qin Xie, Education University of Hong Kong
Elvis Wagner, Temple University
Hongwen Cai, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies
Nathan Carr, California State University, Fullerton
José Pascoal, University of Lisbon
Antony John Kunnan, Cecilia Zhao, and Matthew Wallace
University of Macau
The Workshop and the Conference are partially funded by the University of Macau’s Research and Development funds.
The language of the Workshop and Conference will be English although simultaneous translation into Mandarin and Portuguese will be available if requested. More details will follow on the AWL2018 Conference website regarding registration and accommodation.
For any inquiries, please contact:
FAH.AWL@um.edu.mo or email@example.com