JALTCALL2018 25th Anniversary Conference

Thank you for attending JALTCALL 2018.

Please visit the latest site for details of the upcoming conference.

For educators & researchers in digital technology & language learning
Handbook: Download the JALTCALL2018 Handbook.
Timetable: you can view the timetable
Theme: New Directions in Educational Technology
: June 8-10, 2018.
Venue: Meijo University, Nagoya, Nagoya Dome-Mae Campus (Google Maps). Nearest station is Nagoya Dome-mae Yada. (ナゴヤドーム前キャンパス)
Please note that this campus is relatively new. Do not confuse it with the other campuses (Tenpaku, Yagoto, etc.) that a Google Search may direct you to instead.

Networking reception

There will be an evening reception on Saturday, June 9th from 18:30–21:00.
Entry to the reception is included for participants who pre- registered online only.
The venue for this reception will be in the university’s MU Garden cafeteria on the ground floor.

Presenter Information

Presenters can get information here

Virtual Session

If you cannot attend the conference, you may be interested in the Virtual Session. Keynote and Plenary session live streamed. You can watch these session live by going to @jaltcall on Twitter at the times listed below. You do not need a Twitter account to watch.


Keynote Speaker: Agnieszka (Aga) Palalas, President of IAmLearn & IABL, Assistant Professor, Athabasca University, Canada.
Technology and the Changing Role of the Teacher and Learner
Rm DN301 Saturday 5:20 pm – 6:20 pm


Plenary Speaker: Kazunori Nozawa, JALTCALL co-founder, Professor Emeritus, Ritsumeikan University, Japan.
CALL Integration into EFL: Successes and Challenges over the Years
Rm DN301 Sunday 11:20 am – 12:20 pm

Friday Workshops

Friday June 8th, 18:00 – 21:00 Bring your own device

18:00 – 19:20: Room DN 302:  The why and how of gamification in standard Moodle, Gordon Bateson, Kochi University of Technology (Sponsored by Moodle Association of Japan)

19:40 – 21:00: Room DN 404: Google Classroom: An Introduction to the LMS Supported by Google Suite of Applications. Thom Rawson, Nagasaki International University.

19:40 – 21:00: Room DN 405: Advances in active learning: an open-space session. Paul Daniels, Kochi University of Technology.


Pre-Registration has closed but you may register at the conference.


The JALTCALL SIG is proud to announce a limited number of scholarships for JALTCALL 2018 with applications accepted until May 8th.


The deadline to submit a proposal for the 2018 conference was Feb. 14th. Submissions are now closed. Results of the vetting have been announced. Re-submission deadline is April 7, 2018.
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