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ELINET Indonesia Conference 2024

The Conference Theme of the event is English Medium Instruction (EMI) Education in the Multilingual Higher Education in Asia Pacific. The conference will focus on the emerging global phenomenon of English as a medium of instruction (EMI) in higher education institutions in the Asia-Pacific region. The conference will also explore the challenges and issues of EMI, from policy to pedagogy. The conference will have several sub-themes such as:

  • Tri vs Monolingual Policy
  • Bilingualism/Multilingualism
  • Translanguaging practice
  • English medium instruction (EMI), English for Academic Purposes (EAP), and English for Specific Purposes (ESP) classrooms
  • Global Englishes (GE)/World Englishes (WE) /English as Lingua Franca (ELF) /English as International Language (EIL)
  • Material development in English medium and Global Englishes/WE/ ELF/EIL 
  • Teacher Professional Development for EMI/GE/WE/ELF/EIL
  • Higher Education Internationalisation

The venue for the conference is Mercure Hotel Pontianak, Indonesia. The conference will feature several speakers such as

  • Dr. Kiki Yuliawati (Director General of Vocational Education Indonesian Ministry of Education, Research and Technology),
  • Dr. H. Widodo PS (Director of Politeknik Negeri Pontianak, Indonesia),
  • Dr. Nicola Galloway (University of Glasgow),
  • Prof. Dr. Phil. Marcus Callies (University of Bremen, Germany),
  • Dr. Min Pham (University of South Australia, Australia),
  • Prof. Yinghuei Chen (Asia University, Taiwan),
  • Hamamah, PhD (Universitas Brawijaya, Indonesia),
  • Dr Annette Bradford (Oxford EMI Training, UK), and
  • Prof. Madya Dr. Hjh Zuraidah Zaaba (UITM, Malaysia).

The conference will have several key dates such as Abstract Submission Due: 21 February 2024, Abstract Submission Announcement: 28 Feb 2024, Early bird payment due: 31 March 2024, Regular Payment Due: 30 April 2024, and Full paper submission: 30 June 2024.

The conference will also have several publications such as: ISSN-Proceedings, An edited book, Studies in English Language and Education (SiELE) (Scopus Q1) for January/April 2025, Journal of English Language Teaching Innovations and Materials (Jeltim) (Sinta 2) for October 2025, EDUCAFL: Education of English as a Foreign Language Journal (Sinta 4) (November 2024), and Alphabet: A Biannual Academic Journal on Language and Literature (Sinta 2) (December 2024).

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