Sei sulla pagina 1di 3
VI. Date and Venue IV. Topic Areas THE 59 TH TEFLIN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: The 59
VI. Date and Venue
IV.
Topic Areas
THE 59 TH
TEFLIN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE:
The
59 th
TEFLIN
International
Conference
is
going to
be
The conference will explore topics or issues related to its theme—
English Language Learning and Teaching in the Digitization
conducted:
 on 6 – 8 November 2012 ( 8 November is a half-day event)
Era.
Topic areas include:
1. ICT and Language Teaching and Learning,
2. Teacher Training Development,
 at Widya Mandala Catholic University, Jl. Dinoyo 42-44, East
Java, Surabaya, Indonesia.
I. The Background
Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) can expand
access to English programmes and improve the quality of teaching
and learning in general. The World Wide Web expands the
classroom context and provides access to current, up-to-date
materials from the countries of the target language, offering
learners and teachers a plethora of materials in different modes,
bringing the foreign culture and language to life and making it
more tangible. Considering the potential of ICTs in English
education, TEFLIN (the association of Teaching English as a
Foreign Language in Indonesia) will hold an international
conference.
3. Teaching English for Content Subjects,
4. Classroom Management and Practice,
VII.
The Procedures for Submissionof Paper / Workshop
5. Cultural Aspects in ELT ,
6. Language of Instruction,
7. Literary Texts in ELT ,
Summaries
Below are the procedural points of the paper or workshop
proposal submission:
8. Translation in ELT ,
9. Language Assessment and Evaluation,
10. Language Pedagogy and Curriculum,
11. Materials Development and Design.
 A 500-word paper summary with a title not exceeding
12 words should be sent to the Conference Secretariat no
later than 16 July 2012. Paper summaries outside the
word limit will not be accepted.
V.
Call for Papers
II.
The Theme
 The Conference Organizing Committee will inform
proposers by 15 August 2012 whether their proposals
are accepted. Presenters are required to confirm
participation with payment of registration fees by 1
October 2012 and to register for the seminar.
The theme of the conference is English Language Learning and
Teaching in the Digitization Era.
The conference organizers invite English language teachers in
schools, education institutes, universities; education administrators;
policy makers; researchers and all those who are interested in the
English language learning and teaching to submit their paper
summary for parallel sessions and workshops presentations.
III.
The Goals
The goals of the 59 th TEFLIN International Conference are to
achieve the followings:
A. Plenary-Speakers Sessions
These are formal lecture presentations by distinguished
scholars in their respective fields, with a forty-five minutes
lecture plus a fifteen-minute session for questions and answers.
 A soft copy of the completed text of the paper accepted
for the Conference must be sent to the Conference
Secretariat no later than 27 October 2012. If these are
not received by this date, the Committee reserves the
rights to withdraw the paper from presentation.
1. to provide participants with some overview and understanding
of the pedagogy and strategies of the teaching and learning of
English in the digitization era;
2. to actualize all aspects related to the improvements of the
pedagogy and strategies of the teaching and learning of
English as a foreign language in Indonesia;
B. Parallel Sessions
These are formal lecture presentations with a sixty-minute
lecture for three presenters (each spends twenty minutes
including a session for questions and answers).
3. to share the latest issues of teaching and research related to
the pedagogy and strategies of the teaching and learning of
English language;
C. Workshops
In these thirty-minute sessions the participants are engaged in
hands-on activities that have been carefully structured by the
presenters.
VIII. Criteria of Acceptance
All paper summaries will be evaluated based on relevance to the
theme and topic of the Conference, latest issues of discussion and
originalityare among the major considerations in the acceptance
of papers. The Committee reserves the right to decline
paper/workshop proposals without assigning reasons.
4. to encourage teachers of English to grasp for quality in terms of
the pedagogy and strategies of the teaching and learning of
English in order that they become more professionals.
IX. Copyrights/Publications The authors of the papers presented in the conference may propose to the
IX.
Copyrights/Publications
The authors of the papers presented in the conference may propose
to the committee to publish their papers in the proceeding, as far as
they (the papers) have not been published . The committee reserves
the copyright over all papers published in the proceeding.
THE 59 TH
TEFLIN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE:
X. Conference Registration Fee
Registration will be confirmed onlyupon receipt of the conference
registration fee which is non-refundable.
 Fees  up to 30 Sept. 2012
:
IDR 875,000.00
This includes English fellows having KITAS.
 Fees  after 30 Sept. 2012
:
IDR 975,000.00
This includes English fellows having KITAS.
 Overseas participants
:
US$ 200.00
Seminar registration fee includes conference kits, morning and
afternoon teas, and three lunches.
The conference fee should then be transferred to:
MANDIRI BANK
Master’s Program in TEFL
Widya Mandala Graduate School
Widya Mandala Catholic University Surabaya
Account Number
:
140-00-1188745-3
6–8 November 2012
Account Name
:
Dr. Ignatius Harjanto / Marini Purwanto
Swift code
:
KC Surabaya Pahlawan 1400427
XI.
Contact Us
For further details, please contact the Conference Secretariat:
Contact person: Ms. Fifi
Jl. Dinoyo 42-44 Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia
Phone: 62-31-5682211, 62-31-5614183, 62-31-5678478
Ext. 185, 202, 213, 203; Fax.: 62-31-5610818
Email: teflin59@gmail.com; Website: http://teflin2012.wima.ac.id
Conference Secretariat:
Jl. Dinoyo 42-44 Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia
Phone: 62-31-5682211, 62-31-5614183, 62-31-5678478
(Ext. 185, 202, 213, 203)
Fax.: 62-31-5610818
Email: teflin59@gmail.com; Website: http://teflin2012.wima.ac.id