58th RELC International Conference

RELC successfully held its first fully in-person conference since 2019, the 58th RELC International Conference, from 11-13 March 2024 with the theme of ‘Re-humanizing, Re-conceptualizing and Re-imagining Language Teaching and Learning for Education 5.0’. The Guest of Honour for the event’s opening ceremony was Datuk Dr Habibah Abdul Rahim, Director of the SEAMEO Secretariat. The conference welcomed over 350 participants and presenters, comprising language educators and researchers from around the world. The programme featured 140 parallel sessions, 12 workshops, 13 plenary sessions and 3 panel discussions with 2 parallel sessions conducted online as the speakers were unable to physically be in RELC for their presentations. The Conference featured 13 Invited Speakers from countries like Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, United Kingdom and United States of America and 10 speakers from our international conference partners – CamTESOL, JACET, KATE, MELTA, NELTA, PALT, TEFLIN, CULI, ThaiTESOL and 21st Century English Education.