UPCOMING conferences & events
Announcement on JASAL2020 coming soon!
PAST conferences & events
JASAL has held Forums at JALT conferences related to self-access learning and learner autonomy since 2006, and started an annual stand-alone conference in 2015. JASAL members also host events for both students and academics/administrators at SACs across the country. Click the links for abstracts, copies of slides, and photos from previous events.
JASAL2019 National Conference Saturday, Nov. 30~Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019 at Otemon Gakuin University, Ibaraki City, Osaka
JASAL Student Conference 2019 Saturday, October 19, 2019 at Konan Women’s University, Kobe
JASAL 2018 x SUTLF 5 Saturday, December 14~15, 2018 at Sojo University, Kumamoto
JASAL Forum: Open Discussion on Self-Access Learning in Practice at ILA2018 (Independent Learning Association Conference 2018), Sept. 5~8, 2018, Konan Women’s University, Kobe
JASAL SAC tour at ILA 2018 Wednesday, September 5, 2018
JASAL 2017 Annual Conference on Sat., December 16, 2017 at Kanda University of International Studies (KUIS) in Chiba.
JASAL Forum at PanSIG 2017 at Akita International University, Sat. May 20, 2017
Self-Access Center Tour at Akita International University, Fri. 19 May, 2017
JASAL 2016 Annual Conference, Konan Women’s University, Kobe, Sat. 10 Dec, 2016
SAC Tour at Meijo University Nagoya Dome Mae Campus Fri. 25 Nov, 2016
Empowering Students in Self Access Conference (ESSAC) 15 Oct. 2016
JASAL SAC Tour & Discussion at English House, Chiba University, Tue 29th March, 2016
JASAL 10th Anniversary Conference & VISTA tour at Kanda Institute of Foreign Languages Tokyo, Sat. 12 Dec 2015
JASAL SAC Tour & Discussion at Tokoha University, Shizuoka. Sat 21st November, 2015.
Okayama University L-cafe tour and JASAL Show & Tell session, Sat. 11th July 2015
JASAL SAC Visit & Discussion, Sojo University, Kumamoto, Mon 2nd Feb 2015
JASAL Forum @ JALT 2014 Tsukuba
JASAL SAC Tour & Get-Together 2014 @ Kanda Institute of Foreign Languages, Tokyo
JASAL Forum @ JALT 2013 Kobe
Student Involvement in Self Access Centers Conference, February 1st & 2nd, 2013, Nanzan University Kenshu Center
JASAL Forum @ JALT 2012 Hamamatsu
JASAL Forum @ JALT 2011 Tokyo
JASAL Forum @ JALT 2010 Nagoya
JASAL Forum @ JALT 2009 Shizuoka
JASAL Forum @ JALT 2008 Tokyo
JASAL Forum @ JALT 2007 Tokyo
ILA 2007 Japan
JALT 2006 Kitakyushu