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It has been a challenging 2020 for ELT sector globally to continue to push for a more innovative, dynamic approach in delivering quality language teaching and to engage the teachers and the learners virtually. In response to the current situation, the CamTESOL Secretariat is delighted to announce the 17th Annual CamTESOL Conference will be held virtually, under the theme ‘Actions and Innovations in Teaching and Learning.’

The CamTESOL Secretariat invites all those working in the field of English language teaching (ELT), and those who have an interest in this field to submit an abstract for the 17th Annual CamTESOL Virtual Conference on English Language Teaching, which will be held on 5-7 February 2021.

Established in 2005, CamTESOL has since then become a premier professional development conference in the Asia-Pacific region conference for professionals in the field of English language teaching and related issues. with an average audience of 1,700 attending annually (over 600 of whom are international participants from more than 30 countries). Being one of the largest virtual ELT community, 2021 CamTESOL Virtual Conference looks to welcome over 3,000 delegates from all over the world, with over 600 live presentations, panel discussions, and plenary talks over the course of 3 days.

All abstracts should relate to the following streams:

 Conference Streams 

1.Curriculum and Materials Development (CMD)11.Methodology (MET)
2.EAP & ESP (EAP)12.Motivation (MOT)
3.Editing and Publishing (EP)13.Professional Development (PD)
4.EdTech (TEC)14.QA and Leadership in the New Normal (QAL)
5.ELT in the ASEAN Region (EAR)15.Teaching Speaking (SPE)
6.Independent Learning (IND)16.Teaching Listening (LIS)
7.Language Acquisition (ACQ)17.Teaching Reading (REA)
8.Language Policy (LP)18.Teaching Writing (WRI)
9.Language Research Stream (LRS)19.Teaching Grammar (GR)
10.Language Testing and Assessment (LTA)20.Teaching Vocabulary (VOC)
  21.Teaching Young Learners (TYL)

Prospective delegates are encouraged to take note of the important key dates as below.

 Key Dates 

Call for papers Open05 October - 30 November 2020
Abstract selection outcome15 October - 30 November 2020
Registration01 December 2020
CamTESOL Conference05 – 07 February 2021


Early registration opens on 01 December 2020. Please check the rates below.

 Conference Registration 

 Early rate

(Paid by 17 January 2021)
Standard rate

(Paid after 17 January 2021)
Citizen of ASEAN countriesUS$ 20US$ 40
Non-Citizen of ASEAN countries US$ 25US$ 50