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4th Annual Vocabulary Symposium 2015

posted Apr 17, 2015, 12:40 AM by NanKyu JALT   [ updated Apr 24, 2015, 4:55 AM ]
Presented by JALT Vocabulary SIG, the 4th Annual Vocabulary Symposium will feature two symposia of four speakers and one discussant along with poster presentations of Vocabulary SIG members during lunch.

Date: June 20th 2015
Location: Kyushu Sangyo University
Featured Discussants: Dr. Stuart Webb and Dr. Rie Koizumi

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Call for poster proposals (Deadline April 30th)

Format
Two Symposia of four speakers and one discussant along with poster presentations of Vocabulary SIG members during lunch.
Symposium: 2 hours: 20 minutes per speaker (x4), 20 minutes discussant, 20 minutes group discussion

Session 1: Testing
Discussant: Rie Koizumi (Juntendo University)
Speakers:
Kurtis McDonald & Mayumi Asaba
Stuart McLean, Brandon Kramer & Jeffrey Stewart
Tim Stoeckel & Phil Bennett
Hye Won Shin

Session 2: Learning
Discussant: Stuart Webb (Western University)
Speakers:
Anna CS Chang
Andrew Gallacher & Charles J. Anderson
Yuko Hoshino
Tatsuya Nakata

Symposium Schedule (proposed):
0. 8:15 ~ Registration & poster setup
1. 9:15 to 9:45 Plenary - TBA
2. 10:00 to 12:10 Symposium 1
3. 12:20 to 13:50 Lunch and poster session
4. 14:00 to 16:10 Symposium 2
5. 16:30 ~ Breakout sessions
6. 18:00 ~ 23:00 Conference Dinner (at restaurant near the venue)

Venue:
Directions to the Venue

Kyushu Sangyo University, Fukuoka, Japan
http://www.kyusan-u.ac.jp/E/index.shtml
http://www.kyusan-u.ac.jp/map/access.html

Symposium Committee members:
Lead Coordinator: Jeffrey Stewart
Coordinators: Luke Fryer, Shu Ozono & Peter Carter
Treasurer: Phil Bennett
Review and Organization: Aaron Gibson, Mark Howarth, Raymond Stubbe