VietTESOL International Convention (VIC) brings together teachers, practitioners, researchers and research scholars in the field of English language teaching all over the world to exchange ideas and research results in all aspects of English language education.



VIC is now accepting proposals for hosting VIC 2020. We therefore invite universities and organizations to submit their proposals to the organizing committee. The host institution will co-organize the 6th VietTESOL International Convention with VietTESOL Association and National Foreign Languages Project, which will be held on October 16-17, 2020.

Convention venue requirement:
Lecture halls for 400 to 450 participants attending:
- Pre-convention workshops
- Plenary sessions
- 12-15 parallel sessions.

The proposal could be submitted at no later than July 08, 2019.

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VietTESOL Association is proud to announce the first keynote speaker, Dr. Nick Saville, who will present at 5th VietTESOL International Convention 2019 to be held in Hue City, October 11-12.



Dr. Nick Saville is currently Director of the Research and Thought Leadership Division for Cambridge Assessment. He is Secretary-General of the Association of Language Testers in Europe (ALTE), on the Board of Trustees for The International Research Foundation for English Language Education (TIRF), a Board member of Cambridge University’s Institute for Automated Language Teaching and Assessment (ALTA), and a visiting professor for the ICT-Assisted Interpreter Training Project at Xiamen University, China.

He was a founding associate editor of the journal Language Assessment Quarterly and is currently joint editor of the Studies in Language Testing (SiLT, CUP), previously with the late Prof Cyril Weir, and editor of the English Profile Studies series (EPS, CUP). He co-authored a volume on Learning Oriented Assessment (LOA) with Dr Neil Jones (SiLT 45).

In his Plenary speech on "Assessment for Learning English using Digital Technology", he will introduce a theoretical model of Learning-Oriented Assessment (LOA) as well as the definition and application of game-based learning in this model to create "ecosystems of learning". Finally, he will address the role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in ecosystems of learning, especially assessment for learning and exemplify how it can be implemented both inside and outside of the classrooms by using a free application called Write & Improve.

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VietTESOL International Convention 2019 is now accepting proposals for its 5th International Convention. This year the convention will be hosted by the University of Foreign Languages, Hue University in the Central Vietnam city of Hue from October 11-12, 2019. Authors are invited to submit their proposal(s) online at the convention website by July 30, 2019. 
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VietTESOL Leadership

Nguyễn Hoà Nguyễn Hoà
Phan Văn Hoà Phan Văn Hoà
Vice President
Nguyễn Văn Trào Nguyễn Văn Trào
Vice President

VietTESOL Secretariat

Hoàng Ngọc Tuệ Hoàng Ngọc Tuệ
Nguyễn Thị Lan Hường Nguyễn Thị Lan Hường
 Deputy Director
Nguyễn Thị Hương
Deputy Director
Khoa Anh Việt Khoa Anh Việt
Deputy Director