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Know about us

Conference Team

 

ORGANISING COMMITTEE

Faculty- English Department

 
 
 
 
 
 

Eminent Professionals 

Meet them. Interact with them.

Recipient of National Level Sahitya Akademi Award

Former Registrar Bharathidasan University (BDU); Dean -School of English and Foreign Languages (BDU); Director -Centre for Canadian Studies(BDU); Prof & Head, Department of English BDU; Former Principal Thanthai Hans Roever College, Perambalur.

Dr. V. Ayothi

Associate Professor of English
H.H. The Rajah's College ( Autonomous)
Pudukottai

Dr. Sundararajan Ganesan

 

Speakers

Movers and Shakers

 

Dr. T. Shrimathi Venkatalakshmi

Professor & HOD English
Anna University, Chennai

It's an honour to have Professor & Head of the Department of English, Anna University, Chennai as our speaker. She has specialized in English language Teaching from Anna University. Her research on Testing for Teaching for Teaching: A Study on the use of Class tests to develop the Writing Skills of Limited English Proficient Students is one among the most referred works in ELT. She has professional affiliations with ELTAI and IATEFL.

To Present in-absentia

What you will have to do:

  • The conference will have a virtual room that will allow you to share your project or experience with the whole community of teachers, students and researchers of the teaching-learning process of English. The possibility of virtual participation is provided for  speakers who, due to distance or other justified reasons, cannot participate in person. Virtual speakers will be able to send their contributions in posters or videos of 5 to 7 minutes. Abstract and paper submissions have the same deadlines as other speakers. All registration fees must be covered inclusive of postal and handling charges for certificates.

  • In the oral mode for virtual speakers, the presentation of paper and link to the video file is mandatory:

  • Presentation of the video work:​

    • MPEG or AVI format

    • Minimum resolution 720p

    • Maximum duration: 3-5 minutes.

    • It is not necessary that the authors appear on screen. It can be created by adding videos, photos or slides, but it is essential that at least there is a voiceover with the explanation of the work.

    • Can be uploaded on Youtube and link can be shared on email.

  • Posters will have a maximum size of 100 x 70 cm and must be sent in PDF and can be displayed.

 

Important Dates

Abstract Submission

30th June 2019

Acceptance of Abstract

5th July 2019

Best Paper Award

12th July 2019
Submit full paper

Submission of Paper for Print

15th November 2019

 

Schedule

Don’t Miss Out

 

10.00 AM

Inaugural Address

Prof. V. Ayothi 

Recipient of National Level Sahitya Akademi Award (2007)

Former Registrar -Bharathidasan University

Dean - School of English and Foreign Languages, BDU.

Director - Centre For Canadian Studies, BDU. 

Prof & Head  of English Department - Bharathidasan University.

Former Principal - Thanthai Hans Roever College, Perambalur

19 July 2019 : 11:00 AM

Keynote Speaker

Dr.  S. Vijayalakshmi  

'Creative Means of Teaching Grammar', an engaging session on the aspect that there appears to exist a near aversion to grammar and the implementation of innovative & creative teaching of grammar in class to counter this. This alternative method includes the use of tasks and activities to inculcate grammar rules and thus make it acceptable to students.

19 July 2019 : 1.30 PM

WORKSHOP

Dr. T. Shrimathi Venkatalakshmi

'Written Feedback and Enhancement of the Writing Skills of Limited Proficient Learners' 

You will be enlightened on the methods and approaches of providing feedback to your learners with a focus on writing and how to motivate them to produce better writing. 

19 July 2019 : 12.30 -1.30 PM

Networking Hour

Utilize your lunch break to build your network

20 July 2019 : 10:00 AM

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Maria Mercy Amutha

'Language Skills : Promoting the Acquisition of LSRW'

In-order to learn a language one needs to be proficient in each of the four language skills. This session will give you insight on how to give learners opportunities to learn and use the language.

20 July 2019 : 1:30 PM

WORKSHOP

Dr. A. Rajesh

'Top Language Learning Apps for Teaching and Testing - A Hands on Session'

Look forward to an highly interactive session. Delegates are requested to make sure that your smart phones are charged and you have your mobile DATA ready to download the app required.

20 July 2019

Networking Hour

Utilize this  day of the conference to connect with experts to the fullest. We hope you use this opportunity to the maximum for your professional development and the welfare of our learners.

3.15 PM

Valediction 

Dr. Sundararajan Ganesan

Associate Professor of English at H.H.The Rajah's College(Autonomous),Pudukkottai.

Questions about our schedule? Feel free to reach out!

Registration Details

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Your Visit

Restaurants

Satisfy your appetite

Our recommendations: Sathars Restaurant, Alif Restaurant, Balaji Bhavan, Rice n Spice and there is a lot more for you to explore.

Accommodations

Visit Made Simple

Our goal is for you to enjoy our conference, focus on the experience and never worry about the logistics. That’s why we offer a wide selection of helpful services. Our support team is on-call 24/7 to help our attendees, so reach out to us.

Transportation

What You Need

We’re thrilled about hosting this upcoming conference, and are dedicated to making it the most engaging, inspiring and user-friendly event. If you need a taxi contact Sinthamani Travels - 936412285 / 9442664252.

Sightseeing

You Are Here- TEMPLE TOWN

If you’re planning a visit in order to attend our event, this is for you. Kumbakonam is a tourist destination and a well known pilgrimage center. You can check out points of interest before you begin your packing. Check the link https://www.tripadvisor.in/Attractions-g790279-Activities-Kumbakonam_Thanjavur_District_Tamil_Nadu.html.  Our support team will go out of their way to assist you while you’re here, so please don’t hesitate to contact them.

 

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