The 2023 Call for Proposals has now closed, and we are no longer able to accept submissions. The below timeline applies if you submitted a proposal before 16 July and received a confirmation email from us.
Call for Proposals
Conference theme and strands
Theme: The Future of English Language Assessment in Learning Systems
- Taking a holistic view: English language, learning systems, and assessment
- Multilingualism: Positive policy and consequences
- Assessing Young Learners: Tests and technology as learning enablers
The conference will convene in person on 27-29 October in Hanoi, Viet Nam. Parallel sessions will take place on Saturday and Sunday.
New Directions East Asia 2023 will take place as a face-to-face conference in Hanoi, Viet Nam, and will feature different themes with plenary talks or discussions on each of the topics. Sessions may be recorded and shared online a few weeks after the event.
Presenters who wish to be part of the conference will be required to present in person in Hanoi, Viet Nam, in parallel break-out sessions organised at the venue.
Speakers will have the opportunity to submit a self-recording of their presentation for dissemination on the New Directions social media channels following the event.
|Call for proposals opens:||16 May 2023|
|Proposal submission deadline:||16 July 2023 (11:59 PM Hanoi (ICT) time)|
|Notification of acceptance:||18 August 2023|
|Speaker confirmation deadline:||31 August 2023|