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EuroCALL - Future-proof CALL: Language learning as exploration and encounters


EuroCALL

Location  - Jyväskylä, Finland

EUROCALL returns to Jyväskylä after 16 years. The conference in 2002 was about networked language learning as many of the issues at that time dealt with networked language learning its pedagogy and new approaches. This time around it is all about future, sustainability, complexity in different environments for language learning.

The conference is organised by the University of Jyväskylä Language Campus which is a forum of cooperation between JYU units that work on different language-related fields. The units include the Language Centre, the Department of Language and Communication Studies, the Centre for Applied Language Studies, and the Department of Teacher Education (language teacher education).

PROGRAMME

Keynote speakers 

Professor Mark Brown, Dublin City University

Title: The Scary Monsters of Ed Tech: Future Proof or Future Shock

Professor Claire Kramsch, Berkeley University of California

Title: Teaching foreign languages in the digital age

Founder, CEO Saku TuominenHundrED

Title: Global learning crisis and how to fix it