LANG-SNAP

Programme

*The final conference programme can be downloaded here:  Final programme

Conference outline:

WEDNESDAY, 10 April, 2013:   Pre-Conference Workshop
Additional fee of £15, limited seats

13.30-14.30 Workshop 1
Formatting and Analysing a Learner Corpus using CHAT & CLAN (programs available from http://childes.psy.cmu.edu/clan/)
Dr Kevin McManus & Dr Nicole Tracy-Ventura
(University of Southampton)
14.30-15.30 Workshop 2
Fluency Analysis
Dr Nivja de Jong
(Utrecht University)
15.30-16.00 Tea
16.00-17.00 Workshop 3:
Issues and Methods in Researching Social Networks: Tools, Trends, and Applications to Language Learning Research
Dr Dan P. Dewey,  Dr Jennifer Bown, and Shayla Johnson
(Brigham Young University)

 

THURSDAY, 11th April, 2013: Conference Day 1

8:30-10:00

Coffee & Registration

9.00-9:45

AILA ReN meeting

9:50-10.00

Welcome etc

 10.00-11.00

Plenary 1
Language Socialization in the Home Stay: American High School Students in China
Celeste Kinginger
(Pennsylvania State University)

11.05-12.45

Papers

12.45-13.45

Lunch

13.45-14:15

Posters

14.20-15.25

Papers

15.25-15.55

Coffee/Tea

15.55-17.00

Papers

17.05-18.05

Plenary 2
Social circles and research into study abroad
Jim Coleman
(Open University, UK)

19:00-

Conference Dinner (optional, additional fee £21)

 

 

FRIDAY, 12th  April, 2013: Conference Day 2

9:00-10.30

LANG-SNAP Colloquium

10.30-10.50

Coffee

10.50-11.55

Papers

 12.00-13.00

 Plenary 3
The Impact of Temporary Study Abroad
Ulrich Techler
(University of Kassel, Germany)

13.00-14.00

Lunch 

14.00-15.40

Papers 

15.40-16.10

Coffee/Tea

 16.10-17.00

 Roundtable Discussion & Closing