CONFERENCE 22 – SPEAKERS

2022 FEATURED SPEAKERS

Going Glocal: The Importance of Community

Mr Stan Grant

Thursday 10:00 – 10:45

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The Changing Landscape of the ELT Profession

Emeritus Professor David Nunan

Thursday 16:00 – 16:40

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Community Building and Advocacy in International Education and Glocalisation

Mr Richard Gerver

Friday 15:45 – 16:15

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The Importance of Communities of Practice

Dr Ruth Ferraro

Thursday  11:50 – 12:25

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Why Crisis, Creating and Sustaining Research Communities of Practice in ELT

Dr Emily Edwards

Thursday  14:20 – 14:55

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Elephants and Butterflies: Developing Glocally Responsive Leaders

Associate Professor Phil Chappell

Thursday 11:15 – 11:50

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International and Cross-border Education in Transforming Individuals

Mr Thomson Ch’ng

Thursday 13:00 – 13:45

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Life Long Learning for English Language Teachers and Academic Managers

Mr Toby Jones

Friday 13:50 – 14:25

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NEAS 2022 CONFERENCE SPEAKERS

Dr Alexander Nanni

Mahidol University International College

Presentation

Going Glocal International Panel and Q&A

Thursday, Session 3
13:45:00 - 14:20:00

Dr Chan Narith Keuk

Royal University of Phnom Penh

Presentation

Communities of Practice in ELT

Friday, Online Session 2
12:30:00 - 13:05:00

Dr Emily Edwards

University of Technology Sydney

Presentation

Creating and Sustaining Research Communities of Practice in ELT

Thursday, Session 3
14:20:00 - 14:55:00

Dr Ivan Kumar

Australia Pacific College

Presentation

Research in Quality Assurance in ELT

Friday, Session 6
11:50:00 - 12:25:00

Dr Kirsty McGeoch

4c Transformative Learning

Presentation

Deep Learning Through Embodiment

Friday, Session 6
11:10:00 - 11:45:00

Dr Lydia Dutcher

The University of Sydney

Presentation

Research in Quality Assurance in ELT

Friday, Session 6
11:50:00 - 12:25:00

Dr Monica Jan

IIBIT Academy of English

Presentation

Research in Quality Assurance in ELT

Friday, Session 6
11:50:00 - 12:25:00

Dr Patrick Pheasant

NEAS Australia

Presentation

The Future of ELT Conferences - Innovation Bubble

Friday, Session 7
13:50:00 - 14:25:00

Dr Ruth Ferraro

Australian Council of Professions

Presentation

The Importance of Communities of Practice

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 5

Thursday, Session 2
11:50:00 - 12:25:00

Friday, Online Session 2
11:50:00 - 12:25:00

Emeritus Professor David Nunan

University of Hong Kong

Presentation

The Changing Landscape of the ELT Profession

Thursday, Session 4
16:00:00 - 16:40:00

Heidi Reid

Times Education Group

Presentation

How to Assess and Support Young Global Citizens for Admissions

Friday, Session 6
11:50:00 - 12:25:00

Hon. Phil Honeywood

International Education Association of Australia (IEAA)

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 1

Friday, Online Session 1
08:45:00 - 09:20:00

Mr Alistair Maclean

Chief Executive Officer, Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA)

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 3

Friday, Online Session 1
10:30:00 - 11:05:00

Mr Andrew Houey

Director International Marketing, Study Adelaide

Mr Benjamin Carkagis

University of Sydney Centre for English Teaching

Convenor

Developing our ELT Leaders through Communities of Practice

Friday, Session 5
08:45:00 - 09:20:00

Mr Brett Blacker

CEO, English Australia

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 1

Friday, Online Session 1
08:45:00 - 09:20:00

Convenor

In Conversation with IELTS

Friday, Session 6
12:30:00 - 13:05:00

Presentation

Tapping into the Education Agent Community of Practice

Friday, Session 6
10:30:00 - 11:05:00

Presentation

Glocal Marketing and International Business Development

Friday, Session 5
09:25:00 - 10:00:00

Presentation

Deep Learning Through Embodiment

Friday, Session 6
11:10:00 - 11:45:00

Mr Darryl Blumel

TAFE Queensland

Presentation

Building Communities Through Teacher Training

Friday, Session 5
09:25:00 - 10:00:00

Mr David Atkins

Assistant Secretary, International Framework, Department of Education, Skills and Employment

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 3

Friday, Online Session 1
10:30:00 - 11:05:00

Mr David Coarsey

Guided e-Learning (GEL)

Mr David Ferguson

John Paul International College

Convenor

Engaging Young Learners - Glocal Perspectives

Friday, Session 6
12:30:00 - 13:05:00

Presentation

Tapping into the Education Agent Community of Practice

Friday, Session 6
10:30:00 - 11:05:00

Presentation

Engaging Young Learners - Glocal Perspectives

Friday, Session 6
12:30:00 - 13:05:00

Mr Iain Mathieson

UQ College, The University of Queensland

UQ College, The University of Queensland is a NEAS Quality Endorsed Centre.

Presentation

Developing our ELT Leaders through Communities of Practice

Friday, Session 5
08:45:00 - 09:20:00

Mr James McIntyre-Ure

RMIT University Vietnam

Presentation

Keeping Teacher’s Resilience Capital Topped Up

Friday, Session 7
14:30:00 - 15:05:00

Mr Jason West

UTS College

Presentation

Going Glocal International Panel and Q&A

Thursday, Session 3
13:45:00 - 14:20:00

Mr Kit Perry

Townsville College of English

Presentation

Deep Learning Through Embodiment

Friday, Session 6
11:10:00 - 11:45:00

Mr Michael Bos

Director, Moreton Bay Colleges

Presentation

Engaging Young Learners - Glocal Perspectives

Friday, Session 6
12:30:00 - 13:05:00

Mr Michael Fay

Executive Director, ASEAN Focus Group

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 2

Friday, Online Session 1
09:25:00 - 10:00:00

Mr Nick Philippou

RMIT University Vietnam

Mr Reza Tasviri

IELTS Assessment Research Lead, IELTS

Presentation

Welcome from the Conference Premium Sponsor

Presentation

In Conversation with IELTS

Thursday, Session 1
09:50:00 - 10:00:00

Friday, Session 6
12:30:00 - 13:05:00

Mr Robert Parsonson

Executive Officer, International Student Education Agents Association (ISEAA)

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 2

Friday, Online Session 1
09:25:00 - 10:00:00

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 2

Friday, Online Session 1
09:25:00 - 10:00:00

Presentation

Going Glocal: The Importance of Community

Thursday, Session 1
10:00:00 - 10:45:00

Mr Theara Chea

University of Technology Sydney

Presentation

Communities of Practice in ELT

Friday, Online Session 2
12:30:00 - 13:05:00

Mr Thomson Ch’ng

ASEAN Australia Education Dialogue

Presentation

International and Cross-border Education in Transforming Individuals

Thursday, Session 2
12:25:00 - 13:00:00

Mr Toshi Kawaguchi

Director, International Education and Study NSW

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 4

Friday, Online Session 2
11:10:00 - 11:45:00

Mr Troy Williams

CEO, ITECA

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 1

Friday, Online Session 1
08:45:00 - 09:20:00

Presentation

In Conversation with IELTS

Friday, Session 6
12:30:00 - 13:05:00

Ms Andrea Pugh

Whites Hill College

Convenor

Deep Learning Through Embodiment

Friday, Session 6
11:10:00 - 11:45:00

Presentation

Elephants and Butterflies: Developing Glocally Responsive Leaders

Thursday, Session 2
11:15:00 - 11:50:00

Ms Cara Dinneen

Associate Director, Learning and Teaching, Macquarie University English Language Centre

Presentation

Building Communities Through Teacher Training

Friday, Session 5
09:25:00 - 10:00:00

Ms Christina Bolger

Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA)

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 3

Friday, Online Session 1
10:30:00 - 11:05:00

Presentation

The Key to a Disaster-Proof Australian Education

Friday, Session 6
11:10:00 - 11:45:00

Ms Karla Lampe

Executive Director Trade & International, Investment NSW

Presentation

Formal Conference Opening

Thursday, Session 1
09:45:00 - 09:50:00

Ms Kate Kuzma

USQ College

Convenor

Tapping into the Education Agent Community of Practice

Friday, Session 6
10:30:00 - 11:05:00

Presentation

Building Communities Through Teacher Training

Friday, Session 5
09:25:00 - 10:00:00

Ms Kelly Kimura

former editor-in-chief of Language Education in Asia

Presentation

Communities of Practice in ELT

Friday, Online Session 2
12:30:00 - 13:05:00

Ms Kylie Cooper

Director, Study Queensland, Trade and Investment Queensland

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 4

Friday, Online Session 2
11:10:00 - 11:45:00

Presentation

In Conversation with IELTS

Friday, Session 6
12:30:00 - 13:05:00

Ms Melissa Banks

Head of International Education Centre of Excellence, Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade)

Presentation

Voices from the Sector: Part 4

Friday, Online Session 2
11:10:00 - 11:45:00

Presentation

Tapping into the Education Agent Community of Practice

Friday, Session 6
10:30:00 - 11:05:00

Ms Rebecca Hall

Commissioner for Victoria, South East Asia, Victorian Government

Ms Sandra Pitronaci

National Academic Director ELICOS & Pathways, ILSC Education Group

Presentation

Developing our ELT Leaders through Communities of Practice

Friday, Session 5
08:45:00 - 09:20:00

Ms Sharon Leslie

Southern Cross University College

Presentation

Research in Quality Assurance in ELT

Friday, Session 6
11:50:00 - 12:25:00

Ms Sophie O’Keefe

Professional Development Manager, English Australia

Presentation

Developing our ELT Leaders through Communities of Practice

Friday, Session 5
08:45:00 - 09:20:00

Ms Vanessa Newbery

Hills International College

Presentation

Engaging Young Learners - Glocal Perspectives

Friday, Session 6
12:30:00 - 13:05:00

Oscar Zi Shao Ong

Council for International Students

Presentation

Local Student Initiatives

Friday, Session 5
08:45:00 - 09:20:00

Prof. Tanya Buchanan

Chair of NEAS Australia Board,

Presentation

Welcome from Chair of the NEAS Board

Thursday, Session 1
09:30:00 - 09:35:00

Professor Thomas Roche

Southern Cross University College

Convenor

Research in Quality Assurance in ELT

Friday, Session 6
11:50:00 - 12:25:00

Speakers: Call for Abstracts

Going Glocal: Embracing ELT Communities of Practice

NEAS would like to hear from business owners, managers, Directors of Studies, teachers, education agents, service providers and students who have engaged with communities of practice to enhance their understanding and experience of Glocalisation.

  1. What does glocalisation mean to you? How have you experienced this in your workplace or classrooms?
  2. What communities of practice have you engaged with in the last twelve months and how has this enhanced your practice?
  3. What can NEAS do to promote further independent, industry-led, specialist Quality Assurance in English Language Teaching and Going Glocal?

Interested in presenting at the 2022 NEAS Management Conference?

A conference speaker will be required to do the following:

  1. Present either live or virtually at the 2022 NEAS Management Conference
  2. Allow time for Questions and Answers live post-presentation
  3. Provide abstract/bio/LinkedIn and contact email

Nominated Speakers will receive a special thank you and will be given the spotlight to over 10,000 stakeholders affiliated with NEAS.

Applications close on the 17th December


If you are ready to submit your abstract fill in the form below

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