The Organizing Committee of VietTESOL International Convention 2018 is pleased to invite presenters at this year Convention to submit your full papers for the ISBN assigned proceedings of VIC 2018 at  Please find below the Proceedings Submission Guidelines designed to help you better prepare your submission.  High quality papers will be referred to the Linguistic Society of Vietnam for further review to be published in an English issue of their scholarly journal ‘Language & Life’ . The submission deadline is December 30, 2018.

The Organizers of VietTESOL International Conference in Ho Chi Minh City, December 7-8, 2018 have extended the abstract submission deadline to November 7, 2018. This will keep the door open for Vietnamese and foreign English language teaching professionals who are looking for an opportunity to present, alongside with famous scholars, at an quality international conference on English language teaching in Vietnam. Submissions will be accepted online at There are funding opportunities for K-12 teachers and university teachers from outside of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. 

Dear valued presenters and participants,

The conference day is coming and we are happy to announce that after the official conference schedule there will be a city tour program which is collaboratively held by the VietTESOL Convention Organizing Committee and Indochina Pioneer tour company. This tour program is a part of the conference agenda. It aims to promote the friendship and enhance mutual understanding among presenters and participants. Also, it is a good opportunity for you to discover charming Hanoi and its local cuisine. You are warmly welcome to join it!

1. For information on time, place and fee, click:

2. For registration, please fill in the following form, click:

The tour registration and fee transfer will be close at 8.30am on 8 Oct 2018. Please spend some time having a look at the program and register before the deadline.

Best regards

VietTESOL Convention 2018 Organizing Committee

The Organizing Committee of VietTESOL International Convention 2018 has posted the Convention's 1.5 day program on its official website at The VIC 2018 presentation schedule features four keynote presentations, two concurrent featured presentations, approximately 90 oral paper presentations, 20 workshops, and dozen of mini-workshops, tech-fairs and poster presentations to be presented by English language teaching professionals from Vietnam and other countries such as the U.S., the U.K., Australia, the Republic of Korea, Japan, etc. The Convention Program is accessible at VIC 2018 Program and also downloadable in Excel Spreadsheet or PDF formats.

Phillip Warwick

Philip Warwick has been involved in ELT for almost 30 years, working in South America, Asia and Europe as a teacher, teacher trainer and academic manager. He’s currently academic manager for a UK based summer school with centres in London, Brighton, Oxford, Cambridge and Canterbury and for an English project in Ilia State University in Tbilisi, Georgia. In between these commitments Phil works as a teacher trainer for Pearson English, and is never happier than when he can step back inside a classroom, which he does in his friend's language school in Brno as often as time allows.

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