8th BELTA International Conference 2018

The Conference aims to be a professional forum for language educationists, trainers, planners, policy makers, administrators, textbooks/materials writers, researchers & technologists related to English Language Teaching / Learning / Testing / Advocacy / Administration. Participants are expected to be English language practitioners from public/private sectors, including professionals in language education, technology & development fields. Keynote Paper & Featured Presentations by International/National Language Specialists Presentations: • Paper - 25 minutes • Workshop - 55 minutes • Demonstration - 55 minutes • Poster Presentation – 15 minutes • Panel Discussion (group of 4/5 with a moderator) – 55 minutes • Colloquium (group of 4/5 with a moderator) – 55 minutes Content Areas: • English and Globalization • Technology in Language Education • Teacher Education • Language Skills Development • Methodologies in Teaching • Materials Design/Adaptation • Literature & Language • Sustainable Innovation in ELT • Applied Linguistics Research • Language Policy and Planning • Language, Media & Culture • Language and Identity • ELT Management • English for Young Learners • English at Secondary/Tertiary Levels • Testing and Assessment Please submit ONE PROPOSAL ONLY (INDIVIDUAL / JOINT) with the following: • Completed Proposal Form • Abstract of not more than 70 words with Title of Presentation & Name of Presenter(s) • Session Description of 150 words with an outline of the sequence of presentation • Biodata of presenter(s) in not more than 60 words (each presenter) in the third person DEADLINE for SUBMISSION of PAPER PROPOSAL: November 20, 2017 Acceptance Notification: Nov 30, 2017 Proposal Submission must be made at beltaconf2018@gmail.com REGISTRATION FEE BELTA MEMBERS (Dhaka-based): BDT 1500 Early Bird Registration: BDT 1200 BELTA MEMBERS (Region-based): BDT 1000 Early Bird Registration: same rate NON-MEMBERS: BDT 1800 Early Bird Registration: BDT 1500 STUDENTS (Masters): BDT 800 Early Bird Registration: BDT 600 INTERNATIONAL (SAARC): USD 100 Early Bird Registration: USD 80 INTERNATIONAL (NON-SAARC): USD 150 Early Bird Registration: USD 120 DEADLINE for EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION: December 21, 2017 REGISTRATION SITES: •English Dept, Independent University Bangladesh (to be added) •English Dept, Presidency University, House 11/A, Rd 92, Gulshan2, Dhaka. Mortuza: 01623-184932 •English Dept, University of Dhaka (Language Seminar Room: 2077), Wares: 01711026460 •English Dept, Southeast University, House 2/A, Road 23/A, Banani, Dhaka. Irtisam: 01719 266570 Queries: Moshiur: 01721347803 For Further Details: www.belta-bd.org & www.iub.edu.bd

Date: 
Friday, January 12, 2018 - 15:45