5th Virtual Round Table Web Conference
20-22 April 2012
A free 3-day web conference on language learning technologies
The 3-day VRT web conference starts on Friday at 7:30pm GMT and and ends on Sunday with a closing party at 5pm GMT
FRIDAY 20 APRIL
The conference starts with a 5h program which includes a panel discussion, keynote by Nicky Hockly, sessions about language games, teaching tools, young learners and virtual classrooms. Friday, 20 April program starts from 7:30pm GMT | 4:30am TYO (Sat) | 12:30pm LA and closes with paralle sessions at 10:30pm GMT | 7:30am TYO (Sat) | 3:30pm LA
SATURDAY 21 APRIL
Thel 9h program on Sat is filled with panel discussions, keynotes and unconferences, sessions about virtual worlds, online testing tools, online resources, video, digital publishing and presentation techniques. Saturday, 21 April program starts at 1pm GMT | 10pm TYO | 6am LA and closes with an Open mic session at Saturday, 21 April 2012 - 9pm GMT | 6am Tokyo (Sun) | 2pm LA
SUNDAY 22 APRIL
A full 12h program is planned for Sunday with panels, keynotes and unconferences, sessions on holistic teaching and learning, e-publishing, demo lessons, mobile learning, teaching & learning tools, dogme & tech. Sunday, 22 April program starts at 6am GMT | 3pm Tokyo | 11pm LA and closes with a party on Sunday 5pm GMT | 2am TYO (Mon) | 10am LA
About VRT WebCon
Todate the Virtual Round Table hosted 214 guest speakers on various subjects pertaining to language learning and tech and has seen 2,000 participants and about 13,000 recording views.
This year we are looking forward to an exciting 3-day program in a web conferencing solution called Adobe ConnectPro. This conference is free to attend, no password. This year we will also livestream the conference.
Submissions are no longer accepted but if you feel that you have something important to share, drop us a line.
Second Life presentations are welcome and should be delivered as ppt in Adobe ConnectPro else you can look forward to 6th SLanguages conference in September/ October 2012 this year.
To enroll in the conference, please sign up on the conference website http://www.virtual-round-table.com
The conference organisers
Heike Philp, Shelly Terrell, Steven Herder and Berni Wall