International Professional Learning Opportunities

Asia and the Pacific

Date Location Details
14-15 Feb 2019 Hong Kong ICAR-2019 – International Conference on Recent and Contemporary Advances in Academic Research The conference’s tracks and topics range from Educational and Communication Studies to Economics, Finance and Accounting.
15-17 Feb 2019 Cambodia The 15th Annual CamTESOL Conference on English Language Teaching  This conference aims to have professional development opportunity accessible to Cambodian teachers of English from the provinces as well as colleagues from South East Asia through sponsorship funding made available by generous individuals and institutions.
5-7 March 2019 Thailand NEW! Education and Development Conference 2019 This conference is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, advanced students, and others.
7-9 March 2019 United Arab Emirates NEW! ALLT 2019: Applied Linguistics and Language Teaching International Conference and Exhibition The Conference aims to enhance the professional and knowledge levels of the teachers and applied linguists.
8-9 March 2019 India NEW! ICETELT’19: International Conference on Emerging Trends in English Language Teaching This Conference seeks to promote the development of English Language Teaching[ELT] and research in India and pave the way for enhanced Communication between ELT practitioners and their counterparts in other countries.


Australia and New Zealand 

Date Location Details
16 Feb 2019 Australia Phonemic Awareness [Cairns] In this workshop, Australia based facilitators Zoe Baer and Cassie Mutimer will train teachers to use the curriculum written by Dr Michael Heggerty: “Phonemic Awareness: The Skills That They Need to Help Them Succeed!”.
19-20 Feb 2019 New Zealand NEW! 2019 Learning & Development Leadership Summit [Sydney] The program is designed to generate high level peer-to-peer conversations. Keynote speakers, guest panellists and specialists will share their journeys, innovative approaches, latest thinking, business cases and success stories.
19-21 Feb 2019 Australia NEW! THE Research Excellence Summit : Asia-Pacific 2019 The summit will debate and reinforce the positive and long-term impact of university research on society in the Asia-Pacific region. Brought to you by THE, in partnership with the University of New South Wales Sydney, the summit will consider research quality, output and impact from universities in the region.
23-24 Feb 2019 Australia NEW! Early Years & Middle Schooling Conference 2019 [QAMT] This conference is open to Teachers, Educators and anyone interested in Maths Education from prep to Year 9 level. Saturday presentations and Keynote will focus on teaching Early Years Maths and Sunday’s presentations & keynote will focus on Middle and junior secondary Years 4-9.
24-25 Feb 2019 Australia NEW! International Conference on Management, Economics & Social Science [ICMESS] 2019 The aim of the conference is to provide the platform for Students, Researchers and Academicians to share the knowledge and ideas in the recent trends in the field of Management, Economics & Social Science.



Date Location Details
14-15 Feb 2019 Poland 2019 European Learning & Teaching Forum The Forum Towards successful learning : Controversies and common ground builds on the recognition that there is no one-size-fits-all solution for successful learning and teaching.
16-17 Feb 2019 Ireland ELT Ireland Annual Conference This conference aims to improve professional development in English language teaching through regular events held all over Ireland, including education and development talks (by teachers, for teachers), article writing forums, and conferences as well as ELTChinwag, a bi-monthly Twitter chat.
27 Feb – 1 March 2019 Turkey NEW! Eurasia Higher Education Summit 2019 This summit serves as the meeting point for international higher education, connecting other parts of the world with the great potential of the Eurasian region.
2-4 March 2019 United Kingdom NEW! International Conference on Educational and Information Technology [ICEIT] 2019 ICEIT Conferences look for significant contributions to all major fields of the Educational and Information Technology in theoretical and practical aspects. The aim of the conference is to provide a platform to the researchers and practitioners from both academia as well as industry to meet and share cutting-edge development in the field.
8-10 March 2019 Spain NEW! TESOL Spain Convention 2019 TESOL-SPAIN stands in opposition to discrimination against teachers on the basis of their national, ethnic or linguistic background, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, in terms of hiring, promotion, recruitment for jobs, or employment conditions.


 The Americas 

Date Location Details
21-22 Feb 2019 Canada NEW! Nineteenth International Conference on Knowledge, Culture, and Change in Organisations 2019 The conference will feature plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.
23 Feb 2019 North America 2019 VANCOUVER ISLAND REGIONAL CONFERENCE This conference aims to support English language education by raising awareness, providing professional development, and sharing expertise.
26-27 Feb 2019 USA NEW! SafeCampus – The National University Safety Summit The National Campus Safety Summit is the premier conference on university and college safety.
4-8 March 2019 USA NEW! Learning Analytics and Knowledge Conference 2019 The Society for Learning Analytics Research [SoLAR] is an interdisciplinary network of leading international researchers who are exploring the role and impact of analytics on teaching, learning, training and development.
11 March 2019 North America NEW! Black English Language Professionals and Friends Inaugural Symposium This forum exists to enhance the professional growth and development of ESOL professionals of color and to support the needs of ESOL students of color and their teachers.


Worldwide (Webinar/Online Conference) 

Date Details
19 Feb 2019 Teaching English with Blockchain Technology This webinar is a product/service presentation about blockchains, the technology on which cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin run. It will explain what they are, how they work, and their applications to the ESL industry.
19-22 Feb 2019 NEW! 2019 Online Conference [Educational Developers Caucus] The Educational Developers Caucus was founded as a community of practice with a focus on leadership, advancement, discussion and collaboration in the field of educational development. This year, EDC will explore a new experience for our annual conference, using an online format to encourage novel ways of sharing, increase access, and enable international connections. This virtual adventure will help to inform and supplement future conferences
21 Feb 2019 NEW! Enhancing the status of VET This webinar will draw on the work of Professor Stephen Billett and colleagues focusing on the perceptions of parents, potential and current students, employers and teachers about the status of VET. The webinar will also showcase programs and initiatives aimed at demonstrating the value of VET to potential learners.
24 Feb 2019 Migration, Trauma, and Mental Illness: Implications for Language Learning This presentation will provide an overview of the research related to the stresses associated with migration, and introduce current research that demonstrates the need for innovative programming to accommodate language learners living with mental health challenges, such as refugees and psychiatric patients.

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