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Conference Attendance and Presentations 2009

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Papers, workshops and posters at conferences and other dissemination (2009)

 

2009

 

No Date Description Attendance
1 Dec 08 - Jan 09
Newsletter 

 

http://www.icc-languages.eu/newsletters.php

http://www.icc-languages.eu/projects.php

Partner P5 ICC

 

Reached 4000 teachers, teacher trainers, managers,

education policy makers and publishers.

 

2 6 Feb 2009

Meeting Point @ LearnTec 2009

Simulcast

 

Local venue: conference room 5th floor

Virtual venue: Elluminate

 

Program in English with guest speakers at a distance. InWent, Jay Cross, Nancy White.

 

Announcement on the LEARNTEC homepage

Program on the LEARNTEC homepage

Program in pdf format in EnglishGermanSpanish

Program on the LANCELOT School homepage

Program on the European Telecoaches Institut homepage

Program on InWent homepage

 

 

 

Partner P6 LANC

Heike Philp

 

Conference participants at the LearnTec 2009 exhibition and e-learning conference in Karlsruhe, Germany 

 

Reaches e-Learning experts, distance learning, learning platforms

 

approx. 20 local participants and approx. 30 participants at a distance

 

3  

Live und Online Teletutoren auf der LEARNTEC

 

Program only in German

 

Local venue: dm-Arena LEARNTEC Forum

 

Announcement on the LEARNTEC homepage

Program on the Teletutoren page

Blog on Teletutoren blog archive

 


Partner P6 LANC

Heike Philp

 

Conference participants at the LearnTec 2009 exhibition and e-learning conference in Karlsruhe, Germany 

 

Reaches e-Learning experts, distance learning, learning platforms

 

approx. 80 participants

 


4 6 Feb 2009

Board meeting

Dia-Logos Conference

Grundtvig partnership meeting


Partner P5 ICC

 

Teachers, teacher trainers, managers,

education policy makers.

Agenda available

 

24 participants

 

5 13 Feb 2009

Fachbeirat (Advisory board)

Sprachen und Beruf

Agenda available



Partner P5 ICC

 

Steering committee

Meeting advisory board

 
  27-29 Feb/1 March 2009

Project kick-off in Pisa. A series of workshops and social events were organised locally around the project meetings.

http://www.cli.unipi.it/ricerca/eventi/avalon.pdf

avalon.pdf

All project partners except for Partner 7.

Participants from the Associate partner University of Siena, Italy and University of Pisa staff members attended.

 

25 Participants

6 26 Mar 2009

Discussions with Dean of language department, central Missouri University

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann

 

Potential collaborations around language learning where American students would contribute to European online language learning events in their capacity as native speakers

 

3 participants

7 6 Mar 2009

Presentation about AVALON

 

Students presented the AVALON concept from Second Life, which was broadcast into the face-to-face meeting.

Partner 1 UoM Gary Motteram

 

Manchester University President and the staff of the School of Education

 

60 participants

8 27-28 Mar 2009
Introduction to Second Life and the Avalon project

ICC 16th Annual Conference, Creativity and Innovation, in Florence, Italy, in co-operation with CLIDA

http://www.icc-languages.eu/florence_2009.php

Partner 8 CLI/University of Pisa Luisa Panichi with partner 5 ICC Christel Schneider

 

ICC member organisations, teacher trainers, managers, education policy makers and publishers.

Meeting agenda available

 

9 Mar 2009

ICC Conference brochure

 

Brochure available

 

 

Partner P5 ICC

 

Teachers, teacher trainers, managers,
education policy makers

 

10 16 April 2009

Workshop on SL based on the Avalon framework at the Swedish national congress for English teachers.

 

http://www.mah.se/pages/155719/just%20the%20programme.pdf?epslanguage=sv

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann

 

50 participants

11 
23 April 2009

Workshop presented at the Eurocall Computer Mediated Communication (CMC) Special Interest Group event. “Researching Computer Mediated Communication in Foreign Language Education: Issues and Methods”, Unversidad de León, Spain, 23-25 April”

 

See Timetable: 

http://www3.unileon.es/personal/wwdfmrod/cmc2009/programme.html 

http://www.slideshare.net/DrDojan/presentation-leon

 

Partner 8 CLI/ University of Pisa Luisa Panichi with partner 10 Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann

 

40 participants

 

Also informal dissemination

 

 

12 23-24 April 2009

AVALON project presentation at e-Learning Conference Plymouth

Simulcast

 

Presentation was held on EduNation in the in-world which was screened at the conference

 

Plymouth e-Learning Conference

Boundary Changes: Redefining Learning Spaces

 

Program at the e-Learning conference in Plymouth

Partner 6 LANC 

Heike Philp

 

Participants are "academics and professional practitioners from all sectors of education and training, including corporate, health and military training." of a generic nature (not language specific)

 

10 participants in-world

approx 25 local participants at e-learning conference in Plymouth 

13  1 May 2009

APPI Lisbon 2009

 

Serious learning through gaming - Language learning quests in Teen Second Life

 

http://www.theswanstation.com/APPI_09.html

 

AVALON project mentioned at end of presentation and during Q&A

 

Partner 7 BritCoun

Joe Pereira

 

20 participants

14 8-9 May 2009

SLanguages 2009 

 

Second Life only conference on Edunation in Second Life

Two presentations of the AVALON project at the SLanguages 2009 conference (http://www.slanguages.net/program.php) in Second Life.

 

We presented twice and one of the attendees made a video recording of the presentation and wrote a blog post about it:

http://www.sarasuati.com/slang2009-the-avalon-project-video-conference/

 

Slanguages Archive features three videos

1) YouTube video AVALON Learning Ignite presentation 356 views

2) Slidecast on slideshare AVALON project presentation 456 views

3) LANCELOT School on Blip.tv channel 55 views

4) Sarasutis Blip.tv channel ? views

 

 

Partners 10 Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann with P7 BritCoun, P1 UoM, P5 Grenzenlos

 

80 participants

 

Also informal dissemination

15 22 May 2009

Webheads in Action Online Convergence Conference 2009

 

AVALON presentation @ WIAOC 2009 Online Conference

Webheads in Action Online Convergence Conference

 

This conference reaches a worldwide community of language teachers who call themselves webheads and who like to teach languages using technology.

 

Recordings of the AVALON presentation on the Webheads in Action NING site (107 views)

Recordings on the LANCELOT School YouTube Channel (86 views)

 

Program at http://wiaoc09.pbworks.com/May22

 

Pecha Kucha presentation

 

Partners 6 LANC

Heike Philp

 

c 200 views / participants

16 18 May 2009

Local dissemination at Mid Sweden University

 

Meeting with university library staff on the use of SL

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann

 

5 participants

17 3 June 2009

Meeting with Patrik Svensson, HUMlab, Umeå university

 

Meetings with Associate partner about future collaborations and joint seminar events

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann

 

4 participants

18 4 June 2009

Meetings with Dr Mercedes Rico Garcia + other delegates from Universidad deExtremadura (Spain)

 

The team visited Mid Sweden since I was co-supervising a doctoral student (Paula Da Silva) and the meeting marked the beginning of a collaboration whereby Extremadura’s activities would feed into AvalonThe team visited Mid Sweden since I was co-supervising a doctoral student (Paula Da Silva) and the meeting marked the beginning of a collaboration whereby Extremadura’s activities would feed into Avalon

 

 

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann

 

4 participants

19 15-17 June 2009

Sprachen and Beruf Languages Languages and Business

 

http://www.sprachen-beruf.com/

Partner P5 ICC

 

Managers, directors, stake holders

20 30 June 2009

AVALON Presentation at NECC Unconference (US)

 

Online Conference simulcasted at the exhibition area of the NECC exhibition

 

The live online unconference was organized by Steve Hargadon, founder of Classroom 2.0 NING site, a site with 35,204 members mostly school educators.

 

The 30th NECC (National Educational Computing Conference) is the world's largest conference with 14000 attendees, approx. 1000 presentations and 500 exhibitors.

 

This is a generic University and School oriented conference. Not language specific.

 

Recording of the presentation on the LANCELOT School YouTube channel (73 views)

Full Elluminate recordings are available on the Classroom 2.0 LIVE blogs

 

Partner P6 LANC

Heike Philp

21 9 Sep 2009

EuroCall  2009 Conference,

Gandia (Valencia) Spain.

Workshop: “Using Second Life ® for language education: the Avalon project”

 

http://eurocall.webs.upv.es/eurocall2009/down/programme.pdf

 

Note that Graham Stanley could not attend and was replaced by Mats Deutschmann

 

Partner 8 --CLI/ University of Pisa Luisa Panichi with partner 10 – Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann

 

20 particpants

 

22 9-12 Sep 2009

Poster Session

Research and best practice in Second Life

Eurocall 2009 Conference. New Trends in Call: Working together. University of Valencia, Gandía, Spain, 9-12 September 2009

 

http://eurocall.webs.upv.es/eurocall2009/

Partner 8CLI/ University of Pisa with Partner, 10 (Mid Sweden University), 9 (Molde University College), 7 (British Council Spain), 1 (University of Manchester) and 2 (University of Vienna).
 

17-19

Sep 2009

Paper presentation

"Electronic portfolios for Avatars: Language development and digital literacy"

CercleS seminar

The role of the CEFR and the ELP in higher education

University of Padova, Padova, Italy

http://claweb.cla.unipd.it/cmsconv/

 

 

Partner 8 CLI/University of Pisa - Luisa Panichi and Partner 5 - ICC, Christel Schneider.
 23
26 Sep 2009

British Council Barcelona Teacher Day Conference

 

Presentation of Avalon project to Catalan Secondary school teachers

Partner 7 BritCoun Graham Stanley

 

28 participants

24  30 Sep 2009

British Council Barcelona in-house day for Teachers

 

Presentation of Avalon project to British Council teachers

Partner 7 BritCoun Graham Stanley

 

30 teachers

25 13 Oct 2009

Presentation at the Sorbonne

 About on-line learning (via Adobe Connect)

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University David Richardson & Bryan Carter

 

80 participants

 

 

26 14 Oct 2009

Seminar with teacher trainees at Mid Sweden University on the use of virtual worlds in language teaching

 

Local dissemination

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann

 

15 participants

 

27 17 Oct 2009

Meeting with Humlab Umeå

 

Discussions related to the joint work with Sami courses under the Avalon framework

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann

 

4 participants

 

28 17-19 Sep 2009

Electronic Portfolio for Avatars

The role of the Common European Framework of Reference and the European Language Portfolio in higher education, CercleS Seminar, University of Padua, Italy

 

http://claweb.cla.unipd.it/cmsconv/

Partner 8CLI/ University of Pisa with Partner 5 (ICC)
29 21 Oct 2009 Presentation of Avalon project to Global Products team - British Council,  London, UK

Partner 7 BritCoun Graham Stanley

 

20 participants

30 27 Oct 2009

Presentation at e-Meeting for The Graal Institute, Lisbon, Portugal

Via Adobe Connect

 

15 participants

David Richardson

 

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University David Richardson

31 6-7 Nov 2009

Second Life as a virtual platform for language learning

The International conference on ICI for Language Learning (Pixel), 2nd Edition, , Florence, Italy, 6-7 November, 2009.

 

http://www.pixel-online.net/ICT4LL2009/

http://www.pixel-online.net/ICT4LL2009/programme.php

http://www.pixel-online.net/ICT4LL2009/conferenceproceedings.php

http://www.pixel-online.net/ICT4LL2009/common/download/Proceedings_pdf/Christel_Schneider,Luisa_Panichi.pdf

 

Partner 8 CLI/University of Pisa with Partner 5 (ICC) Christel Schneider

 

 

32 16 Nov 2009

Presentation to a teacher from Lisbon University, Portugal

 

In Second Life

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University David Richardson

 

1 participant

 

33 12-13 Nov 2009

1st Virtual Round Table Conference

 

The 1st Virtual Round Table Conference is a live online conference hosted by LANCELOT School that took place on Nov 12-13, 2009. 

 

AVALON presentation by Gerhilde Meissl-Egghart

 

Recordings of the British Council Language Quest Show and Tell (first 45min) and of the AVALON presentation and tour of the AVALON Learning Island (last 45min)

 

Program and recordings are under DAY 1 on the main conference site.

Partner 6 LANC

Partner 4  TALK

Partner 7 BritC

Graham Stanley, Gerhilde Meissl-Egghart, Heike Philp and Joe Pereira

 

20 participants

34 20-22 Nov 2009

 

BESIG conference in Poznan, Poland

 

AVALON presentation (45min)

BESIG conference in Poznan, Poland

The Business English Special Interest Group is the small brother of the IATEFL event in the UK. It is focused on business English and sees between 300 and 700 participants every year.

 

Program on the BESIG conference site

 

Partner 6 LANC Holly Longstroth and Heike Philp

 

60 participants

35 23 Nov 2009

Lecture at Mid Sweden on the use of SL in language learning

 

http://www.miun.se/Mittuniversitetet/Nyheter/Aktuellt/Kalendarium/Docentforelasning-Get-virtually-real/

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann

 

30 participants

36 24 Nov 2009

Presentation at NIK/NOKOBIT/NISK 2009,

Trondheim, 23-25 November

 

http://events.idi.ntnu.no/nik_nokobit09/program.php 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mp5Rvc4xZQQ

 

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University Mats Deutschmann

 

30 participants

37 26 Nov 2009

Presentation to Nordic Inter-cultural Cooperation Council Meeting (NIC2009), Borås

 

Via Adobe Connect 

 

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University David Richardson

 

45 participants

38 27 Nov 2009

Presentation to a meeting of the Baltic University Program at the State University of St Petersburg

 

Via Adobe Connect 

Partner 10 Mid Sweden University David Richardson

 

40 participants

39 30 Nov 2009

Presentation to School of Education students and staff following MA TESOL and MA Educational Technology and TESOL

 

Face-to-face and in Second Life (P9)

Partner 1 UoM Susan Brown and Zeynep Onat-Stelma with Partner 9 Judith Molke-Danielsen

 

10 participants

40 2-4 Dec 2009

Attendance at the Online EDUCAConference Pre-Conference and Main Conference

 

http://www.online-educa.com/pre_conference.php?id=fd5

PCE Powerpoint

http://www.online-educa.com/programme_detail.php?id=FUT61

3D distance teacher education

 

Partner 1 UoM Gary Motteram

 

40 participants in each event

 

41 6 Dec 2009

Interim dissemination in SL from Vienna

 

http://www.tesol-spain.org/Events/Conv2010/conv2010.html

http://www.flickr.com/photos/grahamstanley/sets/72157625550688712 

 

All partners apart from P5

 

25 participants

 

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