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Born and raised in Brighton, England, Thaddeus Pope is an experienced commercial and editorial photographer with a BA in Photography from the London College of Communication, University of the Arts London. Thaddeus’s duties at IAFOR include overseeing the design, media and marketing output of the organisation, as well as producing photo-essays, short documentaries and other visual content for IAFOR and its publications, including THINK. In January 2015, Thaddeus was named as the Creative Director of the IAFOR Documentary Photography Award. (in English)


Review Committee

ACTC2017 Review Committee Dr Albert Jubilo, Ateneo De Davao University, The Philippines Dr Bin-Bin Yu, Lunghwa University of Science and Technology, Taiwan Dr Doris Bolliger, University of Wyoming, United States Dr Elham Zarfsaz, Urumia Azad University, Iran Dr Mahnaz Akhavan Tafti, Alzahra University, Iran Dr Pei-Ling Yang, Oriental Institute of Technology, Taiwan Dr Raquel Laquiores,


Events & Tours

Ensure your visit to Japan is especially memorable with events such as cultural tours and the Conference Dinner. Tickets for tours and events may be added to your chosen package during the registration process. Please visit the Registration page for more details. Pre-Conference Tour of Nara () Post-Conference Tour of Kyoto ()


Browse Abstracts

Read abstracts of all papers scheduled to be presented at The Asian Conference on Technology in the Classroom 2017 (ACTC2017) and The Asian Conference on Language Learning 2017 (ACLL2017) on IAFOR’s online paper archive.


Final Programme

Final Schedule The online version of the Conference Programme is now available to view below via the Issuu viewing platform. Alternatively, download a PDF version. The Conference Programme can also be viewed on the Issuu website (requires a web browser). An Issuu app is available for Android users.


Conference Dinner

Tickets for the Conference Dinner may be added to your chosen package during the registration process. Please visit the Registration page for more details.


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Conference Outline

Thursday, May 11, 2017 08:30-17:30: Pre-Conference Tour of Nara (optional extra) Friday, May 12, 2017 08:30: Conference Registration & Information Desk Opens 09:45-10:15: Featured Presentation Assessment Basics for the Language Classroom: A Crash Course in Testing Brandon Kramer, Osaka Jogakuin University, Japan 10:45-11:30: Keynote Presentation Beyond Web 2.0: Designing Authentic Mobile Learning for Everyday Contexts




About ACTC

The Asian Conference on Technology in the Classroom (ACTC) brings together delegates from many different national, cultural and linguistic backgrounds to Kobe, Japan, to present new research and exchange ideas. This exceptional platform welcomes speakers and delegates working in any area of education, from academics and theorists to policymakers and practitioners, in both the private


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