VietTESOL International Convention 2021

VIC2021 is going VIRTUAL from October 22-24, 2021!

VietTESOL International Convention (VIC) brings together teachers, practitioners, researchers and research scholars in the field of English language teaching all over the world to exchange ideas and research results in all aspects of English language education.

VietTESOL International Convention 2021 will be jointly organized by VietTESOL Association, the Ministry of Education and Training's National Foreign Languages Project and Vinh University.

Important dates



Registration for attendance

For Speaker Attendees: August 15 - 31, 2021
For Regular Attendees: September 1- October 15, 2021

Grant application

September 1 - OCtober 15, 2021

Pre-convention workshops

October 22, 2021

Convention dates

October 23-24, 2021

Full paper submission

Late December 2021



Pre-convention workshops

(1 day)

Main convention

(1.5 days)

Vietnamese Participants



Overseas Participants


50 USD




You can register HERE.

Grants and scholarships

To support the professional development of teachers by enabling more teachers to attend the annual VietTESOL International convention, VietTESOL is pleased to announce that 600 scholarships from RELO Vietnam (Regional English Language Office – US. Embassy in Vietnam), and 100 scholarships from British Council (each equivalent to 600.000 VND including tickets for pre-convention workshops and main convention sessions) will be offered to  (but not limited to):

1. First-time attendees 

2. Teachers from remote areas 

3. Active VietTESOL supporters (including VIC2021 reviewers)

4. K-12 teachers

Please NOTE that: 

1. If you are a VIC2021 speaker, you are NOT eligible for this scholarship (Scholarships for speakers have been offered exclusively via email). 

2. The deadline for application is September 30 and you will be notified of the results by October 5.

3. You are required to be a member of VietTESOL to apply for these scholarships. If you haven't done so, please register to be a member here:

To apply for VIC2021's scholarships, please visit this link

Keynote Speakers

IATEFL President (Sponsored by British Council) 
University of Georgia, USA - Sponsored by RELO Vietnam
Sponsored by Cambridge Assessment English
Notre Dame Seishin University

Featured Speakers

ESL lecturer
University of Nebraska-Lincoln - Sponsored by RELO Vietnam
ESL lecturer
University of Kansas - Sponsored by RELO Vietnam
Extensive Reading Foundaton
Sponsored by British Council
Sponsored by British Council 
Sponsored by Oxford University Press
Sponsored by Pearson
Sponsored by Pearson

Pre-convention Workshop Trainers

ESL lecturer
University of Nebraska-Lincoln - Sponsored by RELO Vietnam
Regional English Language Office, U.S. Embassy Hanoi
Sponsored by ClassIn
English for Education Systems (EES) Academic Manager
British Council
Vice president
University of Languages and International Studies, Vietnam National University
University of Georgia, USA - Sponsored by RELO Vietnam
University of Languages and International Studies, VNU Hanoi
VNU-University of Languages and International Studies
Senior Lecture
ULIS Vietnam National University, Hanoi (DHNN-DHQGHN)
Ho Chi Minh City University of Education
English Language Teacher
University of Language and International Studies
Hanoi University of Industry
University of Languages and International Studies,Vietnam National University
ULIS - VNU Hanoi
Principal Lecturer, Vice Dean
Vinh University
Hamline University
ESL lecturer
University of Kansas - Sponsored by RELO Vietnam
Hanoi University
Vinh University

Program Schedule

Our Event Apps

Using the event app, attendees can:
  • Update their profile
  • Manage their personal schedule and check-in to sessions
  • Set up 1-to-1 meetings with fellow attendees
  • View sponsors and exhibitors and their representatives, send requests to get their contact details
  • Engage in discussions on the forum

Guests can:
  • Sign up using Facebook or registration form
  • View attendees and speakers, and their publicly available details including submitted abstracts and checked-in sessions.

Exhibitors can:
Use the in-built QR code scanner to scan attendees QR code on their badges and save to their list of vCards (leads). Later those vCards can be exported into Phonebook or in Excel format.

VIC At A Glance


(+84) 948 28 72 46 (Ms. Yen Tran)
(+84) 919 52 04 68 (Ms. Huong Nguyen)
Support: VietTESOL Helpdesk

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