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Registration Hours

Monday 3:00 pm–6:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am–7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am–5:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am–5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am–3:00 pm


Expo Hall Hours

Job MarketPlace Hours

Wednesday 8:30 am–5:30 pm    Wednesday ​9:​00 am–5:​00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am–5:30 pm Thursday ​9:​00 am–5:​00 pm
Friday 8:30 am–3:30 pm Friday ​9:​00 am–3:​00 pm


TESOL Press

Popup Bookstore Hours*

Expo Hall Bookstore Hours

Monday 3:00 pm–6:00 pm     Wednesday 8:30 am–5:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am–5:00 pm Thursday 8:30 am–5:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am–3:30 pm
*The TESOL Press Popup Bookstore is located in the Registration Area.


Concurrent and Exhibitor Sessions

Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday beginning at 9:30 am each day, with the last session starting at 5:00 pm.


Monday, 20 March 2017

8:00 am–9:00 pm Preconvention Institutes (various times)*

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

8:00 am–12:00 pm Educational Site Visits*
8:00 am–5:00 pm Preconvention Institutes (various times)*
8:30 am–4:45 pm Doctoral Research Forum
8:30 am–4:45 pm Master’s Student Forum
3:30 pm–5:00 pm Reception for New Members & First-Time Attendees
5:30 pm–7:00 pm Opening Keynote: Sherman Alexie

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

8:00 am–9:00 am Presidential Keynote: Dudley Reynolds
12:30 pm–1:45 pm Poster Sessions
3:00 pm–3:45 pm Coffee With Distinguished TESOLers*
4:00 pm–5:00 pm Town Meeting
5:00 pm–6:30 pm Interest Section Open Meetings
6:45 pm–8:15 pm Interest Section Open Meetings

Thursday, 23 March 2017

8:00 am–9:00 am James E. Alatis Plenary: Guadalupe Valdes
11:15 am–12:45 pm ​Affiliate Colloquium
12:30 pm-1:45 pm ​Poster Sessions
1:00 pm–​2:00 pm Interest Section Assembly
3:00 pm–3:45 pm Coffee With Distinguished TESOLers*

Friday, 24 March 2017

8:00 am–9:00 am Friday Keynote: Yong Zhao
12:30 pm–1:45 pm Poster Sessions
3:00 pm–3:45 pm Coffee With Distinguished TESOLers*
5:00 pm–6:30 pm TESOL Annual Business Meeting
7:00 pm–9:00 pm TESOL’s Closing Celebration

Saturday, 25 March 2017

8:00 am–12:00 pm Postconvention Institutes*
8:00 am–5:15 pm PreK–12 Day*