CONFERENCE PROGRAM

2 June
3 June
4 June
5 June

2 June

10:00-16:00

Pre-conference NATE Project Sessions (for NATE members only)

16:00-17:00

Break

17:00-18:30

NATE Annual Meeting (for NATE members only)

3 June

8:30-8:40

Registration for Workshops

9:25-9:35

Registration for Workshops

10:20-10:30

Break

10:30-12:30

Conference Opening: Svetlana G. Ter-Minasova
Opening Plenary Talks
Peter Watkins
Reading Evolution: Helping Learners to Read Online
Kelley Calvert
If you feel like you are doing all the work, you are doing
it wrong: Maintaining Motivation and Preventing Teacher Burnout with Student-centered Instruction

12:30-13:30

Lunch

15.00-15.15

Break

16:45-17:00

Break

17:00-18:00

MISIS-CUP 10-year Partnership Anniversary Roundtable:
What are the Success Criteria and Impact of Educational Innovations?

4 June

8:30-8:40

Registration for Workshops

9:25-9:35

Registration for Workshops

10:20-10:30

Break

10:30-12:30

Plenary Tech Talks:

10:30-11:10Susana Anton (Cambridge University Press) – Learning to Learn with Cambridge One
11:10-11:30Julia Khukalenko, Vera Iushina (Far Eastern Federal University) – VARVARA: Virtual Reality for Learning English
11:30-12:10 – Alexey Konobeiev – Standards-based Development of ESL Online Courses; Mikhail Sverdlov – Education 4.0: Data Driven Approach for Education Product Development (Skyeng)
12:10-12:30 – Maria Anikina (UCHi.RU) – Improving Educational Programs Considering Motivation and Students` Emotional Experience: the Experience of Uchi.Doma

12:30-13:30

Lunch

15.00-15.15

Break

16:45-17:00

Break

17:00-18:00

Young Voices:
Q&A with David Crystal

5 June

09:30-12:30

Young Voices Section

11:00-12:30

Elena Solovova Honorary Readings (in Russian)

  • Kuzmina L.G.
  • E.N. Solovova and the Russian methodology of ELT
  • Markova E.S.
  • E.N. Solovova and the practice of ELT

12:30-13:00

Break

13:00 – 14:00

Closing Plenary Talk
Maria V. Verbitskaya
Prospective Model of the Russian National Examination in Foreign Languages (EGE) and the 21st Century Skills (in Russian, interpreting provided)