Conference Programme Overview

Pre-Conference

Tuesday, May 22 (2pm)  – Thursday, May 24, 2018 (noon)
Workshop 1
Saal 1
Workshop 2
Saal 3
Workshop 3
Saal 4
Introduction to Rasch Measurement Using WINSTEPS and FACETS
Thomas Eckes & Frank Weiss-Motz
Quality Assurance in the Assessment of Receptive Language Skills:
Test Construction and Item Writing
Monique Reichert & Philipp Sonnleitner
Speaking Assessment:
Oral Examiner Training
Cathy Taylor & Anthea Wilson

 

Wednesday, May 23 (2pm)  – Thursday, May 24, 2018 (noon)
C-Test event (LaPlace)
Tagungsraum 1

 

Thursday, May 24, 2018
12.00 – 14.00 Early Registration
Foyer
Parallel SIG Meetings
14.00 – 17.30 Classroom-Based Assessment
Dina Tsagari
Seminarraum 2
Assessment of Writing / Assessment for Academic Purposes
Peter Holt & Claudia Harsch
Saal 4
CEFR
Neus Figeuras
Saal 3
SIG for SIGN
Tobias Haug & Maria T. De Monte
Seminarraum 3
Migration and Integration
Bart Deygers & Kamran Khan
Seminarraum 1
Assessing Speaking
Kathrin Eberharter, Carol Spöttl & Nivja de Jong
Saal 1
16.00 – 18.00 Registration
Foyer
19.00 – 21.00 Welcome Reception
Bistro

 

Conference Schedule

Friday, May 25, 2018 Saturday, May 26, 2018 Sunday, May 27, 2018
08.00-09.00
Registration
09.00-09.30
Opening Ceremony
9.00-10.30
Parallel Papers on the theme
9.30-10.30
Keynote
9.30-11.00
Symposium
10.30-11.00
Coffee break
10.30-11.00
Coffee break
11.00-11.30
Coffee break
11.-12.30
Parallel Papers on the theme
11.00-12.15
Parallel Work-in-Progress Presentations
11.30-12.30
Keynote
12.30-14.00
Lunch
12.15-13.30
Lunch
12.30-13.00
Closing Ceremony
12.30-14.00
Lunchtime sessions for PhD students and young researchers
13.30-14.15
Poster Session
13.30-15.30
Conference Trip
14.00-15.30
Parallel Papers on the theme and General Strand
14.15-14.30
AGM Check-in
(Members only)
14.30-15.30
AGM – Part 1
15.30-16.00
Coffee break
15.30-16.00
Coffee break
16.00-17.30
Invited Symposium
16.00-17.30
AGM – Part 1
19.00-20.30
Brewery Tour
19.00-23.30
Conference Dinner