LINGUIST List 24.4585

Sun Nov 17 2013

Confs: English, Applied Ling, Language Acq, Socioling, General Ling/Thailand

Editor for this issue: Bryn Hauk <>

Date: 15-Nov-2013
From: Chantarath Hongboontri <>
Subject: 1st International Conference on English Language Education: Toward Global English Horizons
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1st International Conference on English Language Education: Toward Global English Horizons Short Title: Tri-ELE 2014

Date: 20-Jun-2014 - 21-Jun-2014 Location: Bangkok, Thailand Contact: Dr Chantarath Hongboontri Contact Email: < click here to access email > Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): English

Meeting Description:

This 1st International Conference is a joint collaboration among three leading ELE institutes of Thailand: Institute for English Language Education, Assumption University (AU-IELE); Faculty of Liberal Arts, Mahidol University (LAMU), and Language Institute, Thammasat University (LITU). It aims to provide a platform for all ELE scholars, practitioners, and learners to explore theories, thoughts, research, and practices for professional and academic advancement.

The objectives of the conference are:

- To establish and strengthen an academic network among three leading institutes of Thailand: AU-IELE, LAMU, and LITU
- To foster global professional collaboration among English Language Education (ELE) scholars
- To provide research and publication opportunities for ELE professional potential researchers and prospective students
- To synthesise and apply research innovation in ELE
- To promote the development of ELE professionals

Tentative Conference Program:

Day 1: 20 June 2014


Morning sessions
Welcoming speech
Welcoming speech
Parallel sessions


Afternoon sessions
Plenary session 2
Parallel sessions
Conference dinner

Day 2: 21 June 2014


Morning sessions
Plenary session 3
Parallel sessions


Afternoon sessions
Plenary session 4
Parallel sessions
Closing panel
Closing ceremony

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