ACTA International Conference 2018


Tuesday 2 October 2018

10:00am - 4:00pm
Pre-Conference Workshops

BYOD Digital Pre-Conference Workshop
Associate Professor Yu-Chuan Joni Chao

Multilingual Pedagogies Across The Curriculum
Professor Constant Leung

3:00pm - 6:00pm
Speaker Prep Room Open

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration and Welcome Function
Panorama Ballroom

Wednesday 3 October 2018

8:30am - 5:30pm
Conference Day 1

9:00am - 10:30am
Opening Keynote: Ester J De Jong
Title: EAL Expertise and Taking a Multilingual Stance

1:30pm – 2:30pm
Panel: English Language Teaching for Local and Global Participation
Professor Constant Leung and Associate Professor Kathleen Heugh

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Social Function
Drinks and Canapes at 2KW

Thursday 4 October 2018

8:30am - 5:00pm
Conference Day 2

8:30am - 9:30am
Keynote: Phan Le-Ha
Title: English and English as a medium of instruction (EMI) in broader Asia: Why, How, For Whom, By Whom, and So?

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Panel: Embracing Digital Technologies
Associate Professor Yu-Chuan Joni Chao and Associate Professor Wan Ng

Friday 5 October 2018

8:30am - 4:00pm
Conference Day 3

8:30am - 9:30am
Title: Indigenous learning in remote Australia: translanguaging, mobility and the role of digitisation
Keynote: Professor Gillian Wigglesworth

1:30pm - 2:30pm
Closing Panel
Professor Phan Le Ha
Professor Ester J. de Jong
Professor Constant Leung
Professor Gillian Wigglesworth

Breakout Session Agenda

Click here to download the draft breakout session agenda.
The abstract summary will be available in July.