IATEFL-Chile IV Regional Conference 2013: June 1st, 2013

IV Regional Conference 2013
IATEFL-Chile IV Regional Conference 2013

Source: http://www.iateflchile.cl/international-conference/

1st June, 2013

This year’s Conference will be hosted by the Universidad Austral. We are extremely grateful to the authorities of the university for opening their doors to us once again for making it happen. The following is a summary of what we have confirmed so far:

Universidad Austral de Chile,
Independencia 641, Valdivia – Región de Los Ríos

Plenary Speakers

Penny Ur
Gavin Dudeney

Call for Papers 2013

Closing Date: 30th APR, 2013

Proposals must be completed electronically and sent by e-mail to iateflchile@gmail.com.

Proposals received after the deadline or in another format will not be considered.

Application form in word format here:

Conference Prices

Full Price – Pay on the day: $20.000
Discount Special Price – Pay in advance on line (up to May 28, 2013): $15.000
Student Price – (up to May 28, 2013): $10.000

Registration process

Please follow these steps for Registration.


EFL Publishers, Bookstores and Institutions will be exhibiting their products and services on both days of the conference. We actively encourage you to visit them during breaks and lunch time.

Conference Programme

We hope to be able to publish a provisional programme as soon as possible. The Final Programme will be published on our website the week prior to the conference.

Printed copies of the Final Programme will be available on the conference days in your Welcome Bags.

All programmes (online/printed) are subject to last minute alterations in the event of unforeseen circumstances beyond our control.

We respectfully request your consideration and understanding should this occur.



Flashback to the Bicentennial Conference. The Conference Theme: Communication, Culture, & Community

IATEFL and TESOL Chile held a first-ever, joint conference to celebrate the Bicentennial of Chile. The conference was held at Universidad San Sebastián, Campus Bellavista, in Santiago.

Approximately 650 teachers of English and Students of English Pedagogy came from all over the country to attend. There were more than 100 presentations and 8 Keynote Speakers. The faces of the participants show the joy, the happiness, and the sense of community we felt during the days of July 23 and July 24, 2010.

** On a personal note, this was the best conference I have ever attended, before or since…

About profesorbaker

Thomas Baker is the Past-President of TESOL Chile (2010-2011). He enjoys writing about a wide variety of topics. The source and inspiration for his writing comes from his family.
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