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Schedule at a Glance • Organizational Meetings

​All events are at the Dallas Convention Center unless otherwise noted. Events with an 
asterisk (*) next to them will be held in the Hyatt Regency hotel.

Tuesday, 19 March 2013

Various Preconvention Institutes 
3 pm–6 pm Registration open

Wednesday, 20 March 2013

7 am–7 pm Registration open
Various Preconvention Institutes
8:30 am–4:45 pm Graduate Student Forum
8:30 am–4:45 pm Doctoral Student Forum
9 am–11:15 am Leadership Briefing*
9 am–5 pm Affiliate Leaders' Workshop*
1 pm–5 pm Research Mentoring Workshop
1 pm–5 pm  Interest Section Leaders' Workshop
5:30 pm–7 pm Opening Session:
“Solving for X: Critical Thinking and Problem‑Solving
Essentials”
John Hunter, The Martin Institute
7 pm–9 pm Interest Section Steering Committee Meetings

Thursday, 21 March 2013

7 am–5 pm Registration open
7:30 am–5:45 pm Concurrent sessions
8:30 am–9:30 am James E. Alatis Plenary
“The Project of Critical Intercultural Communication”
Thomas Nakayama, Northeastern University
9 am–6 pm English Language Expo and Job MarketPlace open
1 pm–2:45 pm Affiliate Editors' Workshop
2 pm–2:50 pm  Interest Section Editors' Workshop
2 pm–3 pm President’s General Session:
“Our Heritage: the TESOL Journey in Developing Great Teachers”
Suzanne Panferov,President, TESOL
3 pm–3:45 pm Interest Section Community Managers' Workshop
4 pm–5 pm TESOL Town Meeting
5 pm–6:30 pm Interest Section Open Meetings
6:45 pm–8:15 pm Interest Section Open Meetings

Friday, 22 March 2013

7 am–5 pm  Registration open
7:30 am–5:45 pm Concurrent sessions
8:30 am–9:30 am

General Session:
“Subconsciously Held Bias: Exposing the Myth of Racial Colorblindness”
Aram deKoven, University of Wisconsin—Eau Claire
9am–6 pm English Language Expo and Job MarketPlace open
10 am–11:30 am  Affiliate Assembly
1 pm–3:45 pm  Interest Section Assembly
5 pm–6:30 pm  TESOL Annual Business Meeting*

Saturday, 23 March 2013

7 am–3 pm Registration open 
7:30 am–4:45 pm Concurrent sessions
8:30 am–9:30 am General Session:
“Identity and Language Learning Across Time and Space”
Bonny Norton, University of British Columbia
9 am–2 pm English Language Expo and Job MarketPlace open
2 pm–6 pm Postconvention Institutes