Keynote Speakers



  Rustom Mody, Trainer Senior Academic Manager  English Language for East

 Northeast and  West India, British Council   




Dr. Anitha Devi Pillai, Lecturer, English Language and Literature AG,

    National Institute of Education, Singapore.




Dr. Meenakshi Raman, Professor of English and Communication,

HOD, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences,

BITS Pilani





Dr. Sarani Ghoshal, Dean , IRAA & PRO,Associate Professor of  






Inaugural Guests

Dr. Satyajit Chakrabarti, President, IEM, Kolkata



Dr. Satyajit Chakrabarti, Director, IEM, Kolkata




Dr. A.K Nayak, Principal, IEM, Kolkata

 Mr. James A. Dragon, Director, American Center, Kolkata


Dr. Debanjan Chakrabarti, Director British Council East and Northeast India



Dr. Probal Dasgupta, Professor & HOD,

Linguist Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata


Dr. G. A. Ghanshyam, Professor and Head,

Govt. Lahiri College Chirimiri, President of ELT@I

Valedictory Session Guests


Dr. Robert P Schumaker, Associate Professor of Computer Science,

University of Texas






Ms. Sujata Sen, CEO, Hope Foundation


Technical Session Chair






Mirrin Raikhan, Senior Project Manager, Schools, English and Skills,   

 India British Council Division



Dr. Meenakshi Krishnan, Associate Professor,HOD,

Barrackpore Rastraguru Surendranath College








 Dr. Prashant Mothe – Associate Professor, Department of English,
Adarsh Senior College







    Dr. Sumona Bandhopadhaya – Assistant Professor, Netaji Subhash Open University








                                       Dr. Anil Kr. Chand, Head of the Department, Ashutosh College






                           Dr.Sonia Sahoo, Associate Professor, Department of English,

                                                                 Jadavpur University





   Dr. Atanu Saha, Assistant Professor

       School of Languages and Linguistics ,

         Principal Investigator-UGC SRIELI Project,

               Jadavpur University






Dr. Sampa Chatterjee, Ex Director & Associate Professor, Institute of English Calcutta,

teacher trainer  and Consultant in ELT






    Dr. Mallika Ghosh Sarbadhikari –Associate Professor, Dept of Humanities & Social Science,

IIEST, Shibpur


   Workshop Details 


Workshop onWriting is Fun”

Conducted by

Ruchi Jain, Academic Manager, British Council, Kolkata, India

Date – 28th July 2018


Workshop on “Intercultural Communication”

Conducted by

       Dr. Sampa Chatterjee, Ex Director & Associate Professor, Institute of English Calcutta, freelance teacher trainer  and Consultant in ELT.

Date – 28th July 2018       



Important Dates


 26th, 27th, 28th July 2018


Last Date for Registration :  7th July, 2018

Registration after 7th July : Rs. 500 extra



Notification of acceptance of Full paper : 10th July 2018