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Conferences & AGM

Everything you need and want to know about the annual ETAS two-day conference in January.

34th Annual Conference and AGM 2018 - Zofingen

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ETAS Members and guests are kindly invited to SAVE THE DATE for our 34th Annual Conference and AGM, which will be held on Saturday and Sunday, 20 and 21 January 2018 at the Bildungszentrum Zofingen. The venue for this event is situated in the heart of Switzerland, within 5 minutes train ride to Olten, in the picturesque city of Zofingen!

Please use the official CALL FOR PAPERS to submit your proposal for a workshop or talk at this very popular annual event.

33rd Annual Conference and AGM 2017 - Zürich

ETAS Members and guests who attended our 33rd Annual Conference and AGM were inspired and challenged by internationally renowned plenary speakers Sarah Mercer, Jeremy Harmer, Herbert Puchta and Carole Robinson, and 35+ other workshop presenters. Each presenter gave us unique insights into their respective fields of ELT, as participants took notes, shared ideas, and enjoyed the exceptional networking possibilities with like-minded from all over Switzerland and neighboring countries.

32nd Annual Conference and AGM 2016 - Zürich

The 32nd Annual Conference and AGM took place on 23 + 24 January in the Kantonsschule Zurich Nord. With three excellent plenary speakers, engaging workshops, and an excellent book exhibtition, participants were abuzz with all the new information and friends gained at this year's event. 

31st Annual Conference and AGM 2015 - Bern

Another successful Annual Conference and AGM has passed. A big Thank You to everyone who helped make it a great success. Also a big Thank You to the many people who joined us in meeting new people and participating in the great workshops.

30th Annual Conference and AGM 2014 - Thun

ETAS members were treated to a beautiful, huge birthday cake in commemoration of its 30th anniversary during the evening dinner of the Annual Conference and AGM, held in the Kultur- und Kongresszentrum in Thun.

Birthday cake sponsored by Oxford University Press

29th Annual Conference and AGM 2013 - Sierre

Some 300 teachers and trainers gathered in the Swiss town of Sierre to discuss the latest developments in their profession.

The topics ranged from English in primary schools to the world of business, including a presentation give by Ian McMaster with Martin Beck of MONDIALE-Testing on the needs of learners of technical English.