2019 NATE Russia Convention and English Language Expo

April 17-19

Registration

About

NATE Jubilee Conference: 25 Years of Navigating Through Challenges

English language teaching professionals and scholars from around the world are invited to join the most significant and renowned event in the sphere of EL teaching. NATE Conference aims to explore new educational approaches and current trends in ESL/EFL teaching and learning in a dynamically changing environment.

Participants of the milestone 25th NATE Conference will review its history and the role of NATE in the development and sharing of best practices and know-how in the sphere of English language teaching.

The participants will receive certificates of participation.

2019 Conference main topics:

  • CLIL & EMI: challenges and achievements
  • ESP & EAP
  • Teaching Soft Skills in the context of EL curriculum
  • Teaching Russian as a foreign language
  • Enhancement of EL level through extracurricular activities at school
  • EL level assessment (OGE, EGE, Cambridge exams, TOEFL)
  • Current trends in applied linguistics
  • NATE Russia projects

Registration Fees

Registration is open till April 1, 2019

Become NATE member and enjoy reduced registration fees for the Jubilee Conference!

NATE Members

Registration Fee 999* RUB

Not NATE Members

Registration Fee 1500* RUB

* The fee covers participation in the sessions, workshops and coffee breaks during the Conference, welcome pack, certificate of attendance, participation in the lottery, and Conference proceedings book for the authors

Experts

Svetlana Ter-Minasova

Svetlana Ter-Minasova

Professor, President of the Faculty of Foreign Languages and Area Studies

Lomonosov Moscow State University

Natalia Komissarova

Natalia Komissarova

Associate Professor

Russian State Social University

Kelli Odhuu

Kelli Odhuu

Regional English Language Officer

Department of State

Svetlana Sannikova

Svetlana Sannikova

Associate Professor

South-Ural State Humanitarian Pedagogical University

Emily Thrush

Emily Thrush

Professor of Applied Linguistics and Technical Writing

University of Memphis

Matthew Ellman

Matthew Ellman

Regional ELT Trainer

Cambridge University Press

Leo Selivan

Leo Selivan

ELT Trainer

Cambridge University Press

Philip Warwick

Philip Warwick

English teacher trainer

Pearson ELT

Yulia Ryabukhina

Yulia Ryabukhina

Professor, Head of Center for Educational Management and Quality Assurance

ITMO University

Kristina Ivanova

Kristina Ivanova

Head of the Foreign Language Training Center

ITMO University

Johanna Campbell

Johanna Campbell

EL Fellow

Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys

Nancy Burkhalter

Nancy Burkhalter

Professor of Applied Linguistics and Professional Writing

University of Memphis

Rachel Koch

Rachel Koch

EL Fellow

Higher School of Economics

Maria Byrne

Maria Byrne

Affiliate Trainer

Norwich Institute for Language Education

Call for Proposals is closed

Program

April 16, 2019
13.00 - 16.00
Optional excursion around the city*,
visit to Optics museum
16.00 - 18.00
Preliminary registration
April 17, 2019
Day 1
09.00 - 10.00
Registration
10.00 - 12.00
Opening plenaries
12.00 - 12.30
Coffee break
12.30 - 14.00
Panel discussion
14.00 - 15.00
Lunch
15.00 - 17.00
Concurrent workshops
18.30 - 20.30
Reception
April 18, 2019
Day 2
09.00 - 11.30
Plenaries and discussion
11.30 - 12.00
Coffee break
12.00 - 13.00
Concurrent workshops
13.00 - 14.00
Lunch
14.00 - 15.30
NATE members meeting
15.45 - 19.00
Special Interest Groups sessions
April 19, 2019
Day 3
09.00 - 12.00
Plenaries and discussion
12.00 - 12.30
Coffee break
12.30 - 14.00
Closing plenaries
14.00 - 15.00
Lunch

Participation in this event should be paid separately. We will send the link to the payment to all interested participants

Organizers