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We are delighted to announce that the provisional schedule for The Image Conference in Lisbon on 13th and 14th October is now available. Speakers include leading experts in the use of image in language education such as Antonia Clare, Carmen Herrero, Sandie Mourao, Ben Goldstein, Anna Whitcher, Paul Dummett, Sylvia Karastathi , Dave Tucker, Elena Romero, Jelena

  Bozica Saric-Cvjetkovic, who spoke about using video in ELT, talks about her experience at the Image Conference in Valletta, Malta.   1. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? The best thing for me was meeting new colleagues who all share the same passion for the use of visuals in ELT, whether it

  Vanja Fazinic is a teacher of English and German to students aged 10-15 at Don Lovre Katic Primary School in Solin, Croatia. She has strong interest in making film in the language classroom and her current challenge is to integrate collaborative filmmaking projects into the curriculum and her teaching context. Here Vanja answers The

We are delighted to announce that the keynote speakers at The Image Conference organised in conjunction with MELTA in Munich, Germany on 5th December will be Ceri Jones, Hugh Dellar, Jane Arnold, Paul Driver, Anna Whitcher, Fiona Mauchline,  and Kieran Donaghy. All of the speakers are leading experts and practitioners in the use of images in language

We are delighted to announce that Ceri Jones will be the opening plenary speaker at the fourth edition of The Image Conference in Munich on 5th December. Ceri is a teacher, trainer and materials writer who has worked in ELT for over 25 years in Italy, Hungary, Spain and the UK. She is now mainly involved

  We are delighted to announce that the fourth edition of The Image Conference organised by the Munich English Language Teachers’ Association is being held at the Gasteig in Munich, Germany on Saturday  5th December. The conference, which is the only event dedicated exclusively to the use of images in language teaching, will bring together leading

      1. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? The best thing about this conference and the first conference in Barcelona was the huge variety of talks. There are so many interpretations on how to use images for language learning and I felt that all the speakers I saw gave a unique

  Anna Whitcher talks about her experience as a speaker and delegate at The Image Conference. 1. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? What I liked most about The Image Conference was the sense of familiarity the group had throughout the day and also the cohesiveness of the program. Coming from so far

    Anna Whitcher and Kieran Donaghy’s short film A Visual Manifesto for Language Teaching which was premiered in the closing plenary session at The Image Conference in Córdoba is now available to watch and download online. The film aims to encourage us to reflect on and analyse the increasing number of images we encounter

Teacher, trainer and coach Fiona James answers talks about her experiencec as a delegate at The Image Conference Córdoba. Many thanks to Fiona for her very perseptive comments. 1. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? I enjoyed networking with professionals on an international level and sharing ideas and feelings about our role as educators. For

    180 delegates from throughout Europe enjoyed the third edition of The Image Conference, the only language learning conference in the world exclusively on the use of images, in the beautiful city of Córdoba. Many delegates have commented on the impressive line-up and how well the conference was organised. The efficient organisation is down

In this video teacher, trainer and writer talks about his session with editor and film producer Anna Whithcer, A Visual Manifesto for Language Teaching, at The Image Conference in Córdoba on 22nd November.     You can find out more about Kieran and Anna, and their session below.       Kieran Donaghy Kieran Donaghy

  Teacher, trainer and writer Kieran Donaghy talks about his opening plenary session Teaching English Through Film in a World of Screens at The Image Conferencec in Córdoba on 22nd November.   You can find out more about Kieran and his talk below.     Kieran Donaghy Kieran Donaghy is a teacher, trainer and award-winning

In this video the founder of The Image Conference, Kieran Donaghy, talks about the impressive line up at the event in Córdoba on 22nd November.

    University lecturer Ina Gray answers The Image Conference questionnaire. Your favourite video to use in class:   Different ones for different areas of ESP: –       Architecture: Grand Designs (a Channel 4 documentary series) –       Architecture/topic: floor plans: Happy home (a video produced by architecture students in 2013) –       Business Communication/topic: job applications: The

Writer, editor and film producer Anna Whitcher answers The Image Conference Questionnaire. Your favourite film/work of art/video game:   My favorite movie of all time is Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo. I saw it for the first time when I was about 15 years old in a classic movie theater here in my native San Francisco, and

The final version of the programme for The Image Conference Córdoba, which will be held on Saturday 22nd November, is now ready. The line up is very impressive and includes renowned experts in the field of images in language learning such as Jamie Keddie, Nina Lauder, Ben Goldstein, Lindsay Clandfield, Anna Whitcher, Ceri Jones, Fiona

Trainer, coach and materials writer Daniel Barber talks about his session on the role of neuroscience and brain imaging in language teaching in this fascinating video. You can read more about Daniel and his session at The Image Conference below. Functionally Resonant: the magnetic allure of brain imaging Daniel Barber has about 89 billion neurons

Award-winning writer and co-founder of The Round, Lindsay Clandfield, answers The Image Conference questionnaire. Your favourite film/work of art/video game: Film? Maybe The Godfather, but there are many. Work of art? Don’t have one. Video game? Half Life / Total War Rome   Your favourite video to use in class: I love using Breathe, a

The programme for the third edition of The Image Conference, the only conference in the world exclusively on the use of images in ELT, to be held in Córdoba, Spain on 22nd November is now available. The line-up is impressive, full of leading experts in the use of photos, art, video, films and video games

  The Image Conference founder Kieran Donaghy talks about his plenary session, Short and Sweet: Using Short Films to Promote Creativity and Communication at The Image Conference Brasilia on 25th October. Kieran’s site on the use of film in language teaching Film English recently won a British Council ELTons Award for Innovation in Teacher Resources.  

  The Second Edition of The Image Conference is taking place in Brasilia, Brazil on Friday 25th October. The event has been organised by the Brasilia Chapter of Braztesol and has the support of the IATEFL Learning Technologies SIG. Braztesol have put together a very impressive lineup of speakers who are all experts in the

Jodi Ellen Stolzenbach is a freelance English instructor based in Hamburg, Germany. She attended The Image Conference and talks about her experience here.   1. What did you enjoy about The Image Conference? The Image Conference was an important experience for me as a new freelance EFL teacher (in Hamburg, Germany) looking for a sense of