Calendar of Events 4: Korea

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2013 Korea-wide Calendar

일월 ||  JANUARY 2013

KATE 2013 SIG Conference
Back to the Basics in ELT
January 12, 2013; Kyungpook Natl. University, Daegu

KAPEE 2013 International Conference
Promoting Creativity in Primary English Education
January 19, 2013; Seoul Natl. Univ. of Education

KAMALL Workshop 2013 on Multimedia
Smart Learning and Foreign Language Education
January 26, 2013; ChungAng University, Seoul
Contacts: 010-4160-2201 //

이월 ||  FEBRUARY 2013

Cambridge TKT English Teachers Competition
February 23, 2013; Teacherplus-TKT Center, Seoul

National Institute of International Education (NIIED) Workshop
The 2nd NEAT Level-1 Item-Writing Training Workshop
February 25-27, 2013
Contact:  // 02-3668-1478

삼월 ||  MARCH 2013

The 13th Korean-Japanese International Conference and Discourse Structure Workshop
Linguistics and Language Processing
March 8-9, 2013; Kyunghee University, Seoul
Contacts:, 02-961-0211

ALAK Workshop
Second Language Learning Research Methodology
March 30, 2013; HUFS, Seoul

Cambridge BEC Young Adults Competition
March 30, 2013; Sungshin Women's University, Seoul

21st Century Assn. of English Lang. & Lit. 2013 Spring Conference
March 30, 2013; Chosun University, Gwangju

사월 || April 2013

The 29th KSB National Conference
Korean Learners' Language: From Children to Adults
April 6, 2013; Pai Chai University, Daejeon

The 2013 Spring SSK-DisCog Joint Conference
Language Use and Language Change in the Era of Globalization
April 20, 2013; Konkuk University, Seoul

오월 || May 2013

KAME 2013 International Conference
Reconstructing Education, Culture and Identity in a Global Age
May 9, 2013; Hanyang University, Seoul

The 17th STEM International Conference 2013
After-School English Education Energized through Movies and Media
May 11, 2013; Kookmin University, Seoul

KAFLE Spring School
Analyzing the Written Text: Tools and Research
May 11, 2013; HUFS Graduate School, Seoul

The 3rd DisCog Research Meeting (Lecture Series)
May 11, 2013; HUFS Graduate School Bldg, Rm 403, Seoul

Second Language Teaching Methods Through Understanding Keywords
May 24, 2013 (2-5 pm); Pukyung University Daeyeon Campus, Busan

Korea TESOL National Conference 2013 (May 25)
Developing Professionally: Plug-and-Play SLA Pedagogy
Post-Conference Workshop with Dr. Keith Folse (May 26)
May 25-26, 2013: KNUE, Cheongwon, Chungbuk

유월 ||  JUNE 2013

2013 ETAK Conference
A Perspective for Developing Dynamic English Education
June 1, 2013; Korea Nazarene University, Cheonan, Chungnam

2013 KACL-Yonsei Joint Corpus Workshop
The Intent and the Reality of Corpus-Based Lexical Analysis
June 8, 2013; Yonsei University, Seoul
Contact: 051-510-2037 //

ELLAK ELT Committee Symposium
Storytelling and English Education
June 15, 2013; Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul

Cambridge TKT (Teacher Knowledge Test) Conference
June 22, 2013; Sogang University

2013 ISEPST: The 2013 International Symposium on Education, Psychology, Society and Tourism
June 27-29, 2013; Seoul

ELLAK 2013 Graduate Student Seminar
English Language and Literature Studies in the Cross-Cultural Age:
Language, Culture, and History

June 29, 2013 (12:30-6:00); Yonsei University, Seoul
Email:   Phone: 02-738-1198

칠월 ||  JULY 2013

LTRC 2013: The 35th Language Testing Research Colloquium
Broadening Horizons: Language Assessment, Diagnosis, and Accountability
July 3-5, 2013; Seoul

2013 KATE International Conference
Tailoring English Teaching for the Foreign Language Content
July 5-6, 2013; HUFS, Seoul

2013 MEESO International Conference
Localizing and Globalizing English Education: Its Challenges and Opportunities
July 13, 2013; Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul

The 11th Colloquium of the U-Learning Research Center
Basic Statistics and Workshop for Research Papers
July 13, 2013; HUFS, Seoul
Phone: 010-8330-2720, Email:

International Graduate School of English (IGSE) English Education Research Center Event
Building and Using a Small Corpus
July 13, 2013; IGSE Language Center, Seoul

KAPEE 2013 Primary English Education Summer School Program
English for Primary English Education
July 27, 2013; Yonsei University, Seoul
Contact Sim, Chang-Yong at:

팔월 ||  August 2013

The 2013 Korea English Education Society's Annual Conference
Teaching and Assessing English Speaking and Writing
August 7, 2013; Hannam University, Daejeon

SICOGG 15: The 15th Seoul International Conference on Generative Grammar
Universals and Parameters
August 7-10, 2013; HUFS, Seoul

2013 Pan-Pacific Association of Applied Linguistics (PAAL) International Conference
Insights into Theory and Practice from Diverse Educational Perspectives
August 19-20, 2013; Ajou University, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do

구월 ||  September 2013

The 2013 Annual Conference of KAMFE & 21C AELL
Current Asian American Studies in East Asia
September 13-15, 2013; Chonnam Natl. Univ., Gwangju

Second World Congress on Extensive Reading (WC2)
Extensive Reading: Lighting New Ways to Language Learning
September 13-15, 2013; Yonsei University, Seoul

The 2013 Pan-Korea English Teachers Association (PKETA) International Conference
Creative Alternatives for Communicative Orientation of ELT
September 28, 2013; Kyungpook National University, Daegu
Contact Prof. Boonjoo Park:

KELTA 2013 Conference
Making the Best Use of English Language Tests
September 28, 2013; POSTEC, Pohang, Gyeongbuk

시월 || October 2013

2013 ALAK International Conference
Applied Linguistics in Asia: Global and Local Perspectives
October 5, 2013; Busan University of Foreign Studies, Busan

The 5th Citizens' Lectures
Language, City, and Culture
Oct. 11 - Nov. 22; Seoul Citizens Hall, Seoul

The 21st Korea TESOL Annual International Conference
Exploring the Road Less Traveled: From Practice to Theory
October 12-13, 2013; Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul

2013 APAMALL Biennial International Conference
Foreign Language Instruction with Cloud Technology
October 12-13, 2013; Dongduk Women's University, Seoul

2013 KAMALL International Conference
Smart Language Learning in a Connected World
October 19, 2013; Global Campus, Kyung Hee University, Seoul

DisCog 2013 Autumn Conference
The Interplay Between Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches to Language
October 19, 2013; HUFS, Seoul

Korean Assn. of Translation Studies (KATS) International Conference
Rethinking Perspectives in Translation Research and Practice
October 18-19, 2013; Seoul

십일월 || November 2013

Korean Society of Bilingualism Autumn Conference
November 2, 2013; Hanyang University, Seoul

Cambridge Day XIII
November 2, 2013; Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul
November 3, 2013; Busan Univ. of Foreign Studies, Busan
Contact: 02-547-2890 or
Online Registration:

International Conference on Current Issues in Korean Linguistics and Language Pedagogy
Expeditions to Korean Linguistics and Language Pedagogy
November 2-3, 2013; Rm 321, 312, Intl. Foreign Language School (FLS), Korea University, Seoul

The Sociolinguistic Society of Korea Autumn Conference
November 2, 2013; Yonsei University, Seoul

2013 ELLAK International Conference
Micro versus Macro Literatures in English: Aesthetics, Politics, and Ethics of Distant Reading in Literatures, Cultures, Languages, and the Humanities
November 7-9, 2013, Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul

2013 Autumn National Conference
Korean Association of General Education

General Education and Character Education in University
November 15, 2013; Daegu Catholic University, Daegu

The 1st Annual National Graduate Student Symposium on TESOL Research and Practice
November 16, 2013; Dankook University, Yongin Campus, Gyeonggi-do
Admission: No charge

INK 2013: The 16th Korean Language and Culture Education Society Autumn Conference
Korean Language and Culture Education and Media: On- and Off-line
November 16, 2013; National Korean Institute, Seoul

2013 Global English Teachers Association (GETA) Conference
Accommodating Individual Differences in English Education
November 23, 2013; Chonbuk National University, Jeonju
CFP Contact:

DisCog Research Seminar
Descriptions of L2 Interaction: Toward Descriptive Adequacy
November 23, 2013; 606 Cyber Bldg., HUFS, Seoul

2013 English Exposition Conference
Practicing Elementary School Teachers' Effective English Teaching Methods
(KAPEE English Conference)
November 30, 2013; COEX D1 Hall, English Education Exposition Inner Conference Room
Inquiries: 02-6000-2515 /,kr (Sohn Ji-eun)

십이월 || December 2013

The Joint Autumn Conference of the Korean Association for Corpus Linguistics (KACL) and Korea University Research Institute for Language and Information
Corpus and Language Research
December 7, 2013; Korea University, Seoul

130 Years of English Education Commemorative Event
English Education in Korea: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
December 13, 2013 (3:00-6:10 pm); Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul

Compiled by the Gwangju-Jeonnam Chapter of Korea TESOL

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2012 KATE SIG Winter Conference
Interface Between ELT Theory and Practice
January 7, 2012 (9am-5pm); Cheju University, Sara Campus, Jeju

KAPEE 2012 International Conference
Get Back to Literacy: Literacy-Based Primary English Education
January 14, 2012; Busan National University of Education, Busan

The 27th Korean Society of Bilingualism National Conference
Problems of Literacy and Reading Education in the Age of Multiculturalism
April 4, 2012; Busan University of Foreign Studies, Busan

2012 DisCog-SSK Joint Conference
Electronic Media and Communication
April 21, 2012; HUFS, Seoul

The Text Linguistics Society of Korea 2012 Spring Conference
Speech Acts, Dialogue, Text
April 27, 2012; Korea Broadcasting & Communications Univ., Seoul

KELTA 2012 International Conference
Implementing Speaking and Writing Tests of English in an EFL Context: Problems and Tasks
Contact: Dr. Dong Wan Cho:
May 26, 2012; Korea University, Seoul

WCSEL-1: The 1st World Congress of Scholars of English Linguistics
Issues in English Linguistics
June 26-30, 2012; Hanyang University, Seoul

2012 KATE International Conference
English Proficiency for All: Narrowing English Gap
July 6-7, 2012; Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul

ACL 2012: 3rd Workshop on the People's Web meets NLP: Collaboratively Constructed Semantic Resources and Their Applications to NLP
July 8-14, 2012; Jeju, Jeju-do

DSSD2012: Detecting Structure in Scholarly Discourse
In Conjunction with ACL 2012
Web Site:
July 12, 2012; Jeju, Jeju-do

MEESO 2012 Conference
English Education: From Complexity & Diversity to Stability
July 14, 2012; Kunkook University, Seoul

The 19th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar
July 18-21, 2012; Chungnam National University, Daejeon

2012 KEES Annual Conference
Bridging the Present and the Future of Communicative Language Teaching
August 1, 2012; KNUE, Gangnae, Cheongwon, Chungbuk

The First GETA English Education Seminar
Using Corpora in English Education and English Education Research
Contact 심재우 교수 (010-9850-5625;
August 4, 2012; Chonbuk Natl. University, Jeonju, Jeonbuk

SICOGG 14: The 14th Seoul International Conference on Generative Grammar
General Session on Three Factors and Syntactic Theory
August 6-9, 2012; Dongguk University, Seoul

ICCG-7: The 7th International Conference on Construction Grammar
August 10-12, 2012; Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul

The 26th KOSETA Summer Workshop
Hoseo University, Asan Campus, Asan, Chungnam
August 10-12, 2012

2012 KAFLE International Conference
September 15, 2012; HUFS, Seoul

The 21st Century Association of English
Language and Literature Autumn Conference
September 15, 2012; Mokpo University, Mokpo, Jeonnam

Cambridge Day XII
September 15, 2012; SMU, Seoul
September 16, 2012; BUFS, Busan

ALAK 2012 International Conference
Conversation Analysis and Corpus Linguistics
October 13, 2012; Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul

2012 PKETA International Conference
Perspectives and Directions in Qualitative Research
for English Language Teaching and Learning

October 20, 2012; Pukyong Natl. University, Busan

2012 KAMALL Annual Conference
Computer-Supported Collaborative Language Learning:
Critical Reflections on Past, Present, and Future Directions

October 27, 2012; Konkuk University, Seoul

The 2012 GETA International Conference
Pedagogical and Evaluative Approaches to Speaking and Writing
Email Seongshik Kim:
November 24, 2012; Jeonju Natl. Univ. of Education, Jeonju, Jeonbuk

2012 International Conference for the Korean Association for Corpus Linguistics
December 10-11, 2012; Busan, Korea

2012 ELLAK Global Conference
Border, Translation, and Convergence in English Language and Literature
December 11-14, 2012; Bexco Convention Center, Busan


Brought to you by: Gwangju-Jeonnam Chapter of Korea TESOL