8th Annual Vocabulary Symposium 2019
Presented by JALT Vocabulary SIG
The 2019 symposium is in it's planning stage. More information will be posted below when available.
Date: Saturday, October 12, 2018
Location: Waseda University, Tokyo
9:30 to 9:55 Registration
10:00 to 12:45 Session 1:
Vocabulary and Corpus Linguistics
12:45 to 13:15 Lunch and Poster Session
14:20 to 17:00 Session 2:
Vocabulary Learning and Assessment
17:30 to 19:30 Dinner and Drinks
In addition to the invited speakers, vetted poster presentations will also be included at the symposium with the themes of "tested vocabulary teaching and learning strategies" and "ongoing vocabulary empirical research". The poster session will run throughout the extended lunch break in the common rest area.
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
Symposium committee members:
Program Director: Jeffrey Stewart
Site Coordinator:Laurence Anthony
Treasurer: Jean-Pierre Richard
Review and Organization: Aaron Gibson, Mark Howarth, Raymond Stubbe, Stewart McLean, Brandon Kramer