Symposium 2022 Information
The 2022 Vocabulary Symposium is set for October 29, 2022, at Tokyo International University’s Kawagoe Campus. Stay tuned for further details but the time has come to submit your proposals for poster presentations. We look forward to seeing you at the event. Description and application procedures are as follows:
Call for Poster Session Presentations
The Vocabulary SIG is excited to announce that there will be a poster session at its 2022 symposium which features Kristopher Kyle (University of Oregon) and Junko Yamashita (Nagoya University) as discussants with speakers presenting on a wide range of topics spanning from classroom vocabulary learning to lexical/linguistic complexity. As a component of the event, there will be a 90-minute poster session in the middle of the day. To that end, we would like to invite poster session proposals.
How to Apply?
Please complete the following Google form by July 15, 2022:
Acceptance notifications will be sent out by mid-August.
Poster presenters are expected to attend the conference (1500 yen entrance fee; 1000 yen if JALT member). A presenter can only be first author on one poster.
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
Joseph P. Vitta