2016 KOTESOL International Conference ARCHIVE

Shaping the Future: With 21st Century Skills

Archive Copy.

National and international ELT professionals networking and
effecting informed change in ELT education.

October 15-16, 2016 (Sat-Sun)
Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul



Full Program Book now Online!

(10mb file, big download!)


Extended Abstracts & Summaries from the 2016 Korea TESOL International Conference available for download




The Conference Daily Timetable is Now Available!

(subject to revisions)



Conference Registration

Online pre-registration is now closed.

You may still attend the conference by registering onsite at Sookmyung Womens University, October 15 ~16 2016, the day of the conference.

On-site Registration Rates (two days)

Registration Type Rate
Members 60,000 won
Non-Members 85,000 won
Undergraduate Students 35,000 won

Become a member and save 50% of your membership dues immediately with your member discount!

Please note:  KOTESOL accepts cash only, we do NOT accept Credit Cards.



Major Conference Speakers


Plenary Speakers

Thomas S.C. Farrell — Brock University, Canada
Tracey Tokuhama-Espinosa — Harvard University Extension School, USA

Featured Speakers

Willy A. Renandya — National Institute of Education, Singapore
William Littlewood — Hong Kong Baptist University
Robert S. Murphy — University of Kitakyushu, Japan
Boyoung Lee (이보영) — Ewha Womans University, Seoul
Burcu Tezcan-Unal — IATEFL TTEd-SIG & Zayed University, UAE
Todd Beuckens — ELLLO & Ristumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan
Kara Mac Donald — Defense Language Institute, USA
Lynda Yates — Macquarie University, Australia

Invited Speakers

Chuck Sandy — International Teacher Development Institute (iTDi)
Whitney Mirts — RELO, U.S. Embassy Manila
Richard Waddell & William Coward — Australian Centre for Education, Siem Reap

Invited Presenter

Tim Clauson — The British Council, Seoul


Please note: This is the only channel for conference related communications.  DO NOT contact Sookmyung Women's University (as they are not aware of conference details).



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