TEFLIN International Conference

The TEFLIN International Conference is a conference organized by the reputable and professional organization TEFLIN (The Teaching of English as a Foreign Language in Indonesia) Association. TEFLIN is the association for English teachers in Indonesia and is a professional organization run by volunteer members consisting of institutions and individuals that focus on Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) in Indonesia. This association holds annual international conferences, as well as several national events conducted by regional coordinators in provinces across Indonesia. The TEFLIN International Conference is an academic event to connect professionals and stakeholders in the field of teaching English. Further information regarding TEFLIN can be found at https://teflin.org/ .

English Education International Conference

English Education International Conference (EEIC) is a forum of scientific discussion on education, teaching, learning, languages, general linguistics, and general literature. The conference is organized by the Department of English Education, Faculty of Teacher Training and Education, Universitas Syiah Kuala. This conference was initiated through a collaboration with The Consortium of Asia-Pacific Education Universities (CAPEU), which was conducted in 2016. In 2018 IIEC collaborated with Universitas Syiah Kuala Annual International Conference to conduct the second conference. The post conference activities include workshop on article revisions for presenters whose papers were selected for Scopus-indexed journals.

Conference Venue:
AAC Dayan Dawood

Kopelma Darussalam, Syiah Kuala
Banda Aceh, Indonesia

Rector Utami
Prof. Dr. Ir. Marwan, IPU
Rector of Universitas Syiah Kuala
Prof. Utami Widiati, M.A., Ph.D.
President of TEFLIN

Keynote Speakers

Iwan Syahril Anindito Aditomo
Dr. Iwan Syahril, Ph.D
General Director of Early Childhood Education, Basic Education and Secondary Education
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology
Anindito Aditomo, S.Psi., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Head of the Agency for Standards, Curriculum and Assessment in Education
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology

Plenary Speakers

Paul Gruba Yunisrina Q. Yusuf Prof. Charlene Polio Thomas Kaufmann Colm Downes Mina Patel
Prof. Paul Gruba
Professor in Applied Linguistics
The University of Melbourne
Prof. Dr. Yunisrina Qismullah Yusuf
Professor in Phonestics
Universitas Syiah Kuala
Prof. Charlene Polio
Professor in TESOL Michigan
State University
Thomas Kaufmann
English Language Fellow at Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember
Colm Downes
Head of Partnership - British Council EnglishScore
Mina Patel
Assessment Research Project Manager of British Council

Invited Speakers from TEFLIN Affiliates


Workshop Facilitator

Jack Shevens
Jack Stevens
Oberlin Shansi Fellow at Universitas Syiah Kuala

Jack Steven will give a pre-conference workshop on paper revision


We cordially invite you to participate in the 69th TEFLIN International Conference in conjunction with the 3rd English Education International Conference which will be held in Gedung AAC Dayan Dawood (Academic Activity Center), Universitas Syiah Kuala, Banda Aceh, Indonesia on 22 - 24 September 2023.
The conference will invite keynote speakers, plenary speakers, featured speakers, and parallel presenters, with the following topics:

Curriculum, syllabus, and material design in English teaching English as a global language/lingua franca/world English English for academic, business, and specific purposes Current issues in language
Culture and language Interpreting and translation Language testing and evaluation English literacy development
Language teaching method and approach Linguistic studies Critical literacy in ELT Teacher training and professional development
Literature studies Technology in language teaching Arts, culture, and learning Bilingual education

Presenter Registration

You may also register to participate in the conference without presenting any academic paper. We do not allow a walk-in registration, so you must register in advance. The registration for participants will close on 31 July 2023. Please note that we do not accept registration after this date because we need enough time to prepare the conference kits and consumption. Please complete a participant registration form by clicking on the link below. We will send you an invoice after we validate your registration. Please check your email regularly.

Participant Registration

As a part of this conference, we are offering a workshop on paper revision for language clarity and academic style. You must have a full paper ready for this workshop. The workshop will be conducted on 21 September 2023 at 9.00 WIB (Group A) and 14.00 WIB (Group B). Each group will have a three hour-workshop. Registration is closed on 19 September 2023 or when the registered participants reach 60.

Workshop Registration

If the forms above do not work for you, click here for PARTICIPANT REGISTRATION and WORKSHOP REGISTRATION.

Important Dates

Abstract Submission Submission Deadline Submission Confirmation Deadline Acceptance Notification Date
9 April 2023
(extended to 31 May 2023)
9 April 2023
(extended to 31 May 2023)
9 May 2023
(extended to 31 May 2023)
Full Paper Submission Initial Submission Deadline Review Result Revised Version Submission Deadline
9 July 2023 31 July 2023 9 August 2023 23 August 2023
Registration Presenter Registration Deadline Participant Registration Deadline On Site Registration
9 April 2023
(extended to 31 May 2023)
9 July 2023 31 July 2023 Not available
Payment Presenter Payment Deadline Participant Payment Deadline Early Bird Payment Deadline
15 September 2023 15 September 2023 16 June 2023

To qualify for early bird fee, you must complete the payment no later than 9 June 2023 16 June 2023. Do not forget to complete the payment form using the link emailed with the payment instruction by the conference committee.

Conference Fee (on-site/online)

Category Presenters Participants
TEFLIN Members Non Members TEFLIN Members Non Members
International USD 150
USD 75
International Students USD 100
USD 50
National IDR 1,000,000
IDR 750,000EB
IDR 1,500,000
IDR 1,250,000EB
IDR 500,000 IDR 750,000
National Students IDR 750,000
IDR 500,000EB
IDR 1,000,000
IDR 750,000EB
IDR 400,000 IDR 500,000
Note: (1) EB = Early Bird discounted fee.
(2) To become a TEFLIN member, please register at: https://teflin.org/registration/

1. The registration fee for on-site PRESENTERS will include online proceeding, seminar kit, coffee/tea break, lunch, and a certificate.
2. The registration fee for online PRESENTERS will include online proceeding and certificate.
3. The registration fee for on-site PARTICIPANTS will include seminar kit, coffee/tea break, lunch, and a certificate.
4. The registration fee for online PARTICIPANTS will include only a certificate.


Payment is made to the following bank account:
Account number : 9797920230011111
Account name : The 69th TEFLIN
Bank name : Bank Syariah Indonesia
Branch code : ID0010914
CIF number : 76362799
Swift code : BSMDIDJA
University address: Biro Universitas Syiah Kuala Jl T Nyak Arief Kopelma Darussalam
Please email proof of payment to diana.fauzia@usk.ac.id
or complete the form emailed by the conference finance team.
Please inform us if you have a problem in transferring the fee from overseas, so we can give you advice.


The conference does not provide accommodation either for the presenters or for the participants.
Should you need to book a hotel, we have provided a list of hotels situated near Universitas Syiah Kuala:

Mita Mulia Hotel
Jln. Teuku Nyak Arief No.6, Darussalam, Banda Aceh
Travel time: 5 minutes (2,5 km)
Tlp: +62-651-8053200

Hotel Meurah Mulia
Jln. Prada No.23, Lamnyong Gampong, Lamgugob, Banda Aceh,
Travel time: 5 minutes (3 km)
Tlp: +62-651-8053200

Lamnyong Hotel Syariah
Jln. T. Nyak Arief, No. 5-6 Lamnyong, Banda Aceh
Travel time: 10 minutes (3,2 km)
Tlp: +62-651-6303026, +62-823-66502162

Hotel Mekkah
Jln. T. Daud Beureu'eh Lampriet, Aceh
Travel time: 20 minutes (6 km)
Tlp: +62-651-33275

Hotel Madinah
Jl. Tgk. H. M. Daud Beureueh, Banda Aceh.
Travel time: 20 minutes (6 km)
Tlp: +62-651-21415


Transportation from Sultan Iskandar Muda Airport to your hotel can be arranged with the Airport taxi. It takes about 30 - 45 minutes to the nearest hotels that we recommend in this website. Bus (Transkutaraja) is also available, and it can be found outside the airport building on the left side of the exit gate. The bus will take you to the city center where you can take another bus to Universitas Syiah Kuala in Darussalam. Transkutaraja is a good choice if you decide to stay in the city center. There are many hotels that you can search in the city center such as Kyriad Muraya Hotel, Ahmad Yani Hotel, Mekkah Hotel, Madinah Hotel, etc. It takes about 30-40 minutes from the city center to the conference venue in Darussalam using a Grab car or GoJek, for instance. To get back to the airport after the conference, you can take the bus, a Grab car, or GoJek. Feel free to contact the conference contact person when you need an advice about the transportation.
Check the Transkutaraja bus route below or use the online map accessible at https://transkutaraja.acehprov.go.id/eta2/.

There are also some Transkutaraja bus stops in campus. The nearest bus stop to the conference venue is Shelter Mesjid Jamik and Shelter MIPA.


Steering Committees:
Prof. Dr. Ir. Marwan, UniversitasSyiah Kuala
Prof. Dr. Ir. Agussabti, M.Si., IPU., Universitas Syiah Kuala
Prof. Dr. Marwan, S.Si., M.Si., Universitas Syiah Kuala
Prof. Dr. Mustanir, M.Sc., Universitas Syiah Kuala
Dr. Ir. Taufiq S., M.Eng., IPU, Universitas Syiah Kuala
Prof. Dr. Taufik Fuadi Abidin, S.Si., M.Tech, Universitas Syiah Kuala
Dr. Drs. Syamsulrizal, M.Kes, Universitas Syiah Kuala
Dr. Sanusi, S.Pd., M.Si, Universitas Syiah Kuala
Dr. Amiruddin, S.Pd., M.Si, Universitas Syiah Kuala
Drs. Abu Bakar, M.Si, Universitas Syiah Kuala
Dr. Muzailin Affan, M.Sc, Universitas Syiah Kuala
Dr. Asnawi, S.Pd., M.Ed, Universitas Syiah Kuala
Dr. Saiful, S.Pd., M.Pd., M.TESOL, Universitas Syiah Kuala

Advisory Boards:
Prof. Utami Widiati, Universitas Negeri Malang
Prof. Suwarsih Madya, State University of Yogyakarta
Prof. Fuad Abdul Hamied, Ph.D, Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia, Bandung
Prof. Ali Saukah, Ph.D., Universitas Muhammadiyah Kalimantan Timur, Samarinda
Prof. Dr. Joko Nurkamto, M.Pd., Universitas Sebelas Maret, Surakarta
Prof. Dr. Wuri Andhjani Soedjatmiko, Universitas Katolik Widya Mandala, Surabaya
Dra. Helena Indyah Ratna Agustien, M.A., Ph.D., UniversitasKarangturi, Semarang

Organizing Committee:
Chairperson: Prof. Dr. Zulfadli A. Aziz, S.Pd., M.A (Universitas Syiah Kuala, Indonesia)
Vice Chairperson: Dr. Kismullah, S.Pd., M.App.Ling (Universitas Syiah Kuala, Indonesia)
Secretary: Dr. Muhammad Aulia, S.Pd., M.TESOL (Universitas Syiah Kuala, Indonesia)
Treasurer: Diana Fauzia Sari, S.Pd., M.Ed (Universitas Syiah Kuala, Indonesia)
Vice Treasurer: Marisa Yoestara, S.Pd, M.A.(TESL) (Universitas Serambi Mekkah, Indonesia)

Anisah, S.Pd., M.A
Ismiati, A.Md
Fitri Aria Nita, S.Pd.I.
Fakhrizal, S.Pd

Sessions & Presentations:
Burhansyah, S.Pd. M.A.

Ceremony & Entertainment:
Chairina, S.Pd., M.A
Dr. Siti Sarah Fitriani, S.Pd., M.A

Public Relation & Cooperation:
Dr. Sofyan A. Gani, M.A
Dr. Muhammad Aulia, S.Pd., M.TESOL

Promotion & Documentation:
Prof. Dr. Usman Kasim, M.Ed.
Hendra Heriansyah, S.Pd., M.Pd., M.TESOL

Food & Beverages:
Tgk. Maya Silviyanti, S.Pd., M.A
Diana Achmad, S.Pd., M.Ed
Dr. Dohra Fitrisia, S.Pd., M.Ed

Accommodation & Transportation:
Drs. Syamsul Bahri Ys., M.A
Dr. Iskandar AS, S.Pd., M.A

IT and Websites:
Faisal Mustafa, S.Pd., M.A.

Editorial Board:
Dr. Dian Fajrina, S.Pd., M.Ed. (Universitas Syiah Kuala, Indonesia)
Prof. Dr. Yunisrina Q. Yusuf, S.Pd., M.Ling
Dini Hanifa, S.T., M.Pd.
Zahria Amalina, S.Pd., M.Pd.
Nurul Inayah, S.Pd., M.A.
Masrizal Mahmud, S.Pd.I., M.Ed.
Nira Erdiana, S.Pd., M.Pd.
Intan Zuhra, S.Pd., M.Pd.
Jack Stevens
Luci Ostheimer

Local and International Reviewers:

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Raja Nor Safinas Raja Harun Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris, Malaysia
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Soe Marlar Lwin Singapore University of Social Sciences, Singapore
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pairote Bennui Thaksin University Thailand
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Monica Karlsson Halmstad University, Sweden
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Intan Safinas Mohd Ariff Albakri Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris, Malaysia
Dr. Hilda Delavari Mehryar Institution of Higher Education, Iran
Dr. Revathi Gopal Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris, Malaysia
Dr. Rosaria Mita Amalia Universitas Padjajaran, Indonesia
Dr. Martin Kustati Universitas Islam Negeri Imam Bonjol Padang, Indonesia
Dr. Amirul Mukminin Universitas Jambi, Indonesia
Dr. Astri Yulia University of Selangor, Malaysia
Dr. Lajiman Janoory Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris, Malaysia
Dr. Herlina Universitas Negeri Jakarta Jakarta
Prof. Dr. Habiburrahim Universitas Islam Negeri Ar-Raniry, Indonesia
Prof. Dr. Jarjani Usman Universitas Islam Negeri Ar-Raniry, Indonesia
Dr. Khairiah Syahabuddin Universitas Islam Negeri Ar-Raniry, Indonesia

Prof. Dr. T. Zulfikar Universitas Islam Negeri Ar-Raniry, Indonesia
Dr. phil. Abdul Manan Universitas Islam Negeri Ar-Raniry, Indonesia
Dr. phil. Saiful Akmal Universitas Islam Negeri Ar-Raniry, Indonesia
Dr. Havid Ardi Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia
Dr. Silvi Listia Dewi Universitas Almuslim, Indonesia
Dr. Ratri Candrasari Universitas Malikussaleh, Indonesia
Prof. Dr. Zulfadli A. Aziz Universitas Syiah Kuala, Indonesia
Dr. Kismullah, S.Pd., M.App.Ling Universitas Syiah Kuala, Indonesia
Dr. Asnawi Muslem Universitas Syiah Kuala, Indonesia
Dr. Nashriyah Universitas Islam Negeri Ar-Raniry, Indonesia
Alireza Qadiri Hedeshi Mehryar Institute of Higher Education, Yazd, Iran
Akhmad Habibi Universitas Jambi, Indonesia
Marisa Yoestara, S.Pd., M.A.(TESL) Universitas Serambi Mekkah, Indonesia
Zaiyana Putri, S.Pd., M.Pd. Universitas Serambi Mekkah, Indonesia
Nyak Mutia Ismail, S.Pd., M.Pd. Universitas Serambi Mekkah, Indonesia
Rizki Ananda, M.App.Ling. Sekolah Tinggi Keguruan Dan Ilmu Pendidikan An-Nur, Indonesia
Budi Rizka,S.Pd., M.Hum. Universitas Iskandarmuda, Indonesia

Frequently Asked Questionss

How do I register to present in the conference?

In the registration section above, click the orange button which says PRESENTER REGISTRATION , PARTICIPANT REGISTRATION , or WORKSHOP REGISTRATION in the registration section. For a presenter, you will need to complete the registration form before submitting your abstract.

Can my co-authors get a presenter certificate?

A presenter certificate is only given to the author who presents in the conference. The presenter can be a primary author or a co-author. The co-author (or primary author) who does not present will be given a participant certificate if they register as a participant, pay the participant fee, and attend the conference. Please inform us in advance if you need to change the presenter, so we can change the name in the presenter certificate.

How do I submit my abstract?

Firstly you need to register on registration section. After completing registration, you may submit your abstract in Conference Submission website https://conference.usk.ac.id/TEFLIN-EEIC/2023. The guidelines for Abtract Submission can be downloaded here.

Can I submit my abstract through email or personal message?

Unfortunately no. Abstract submission can only be accepted through Conference Submission website https://conference.usk.ac.id/TEFLIN-EEIC/2023.

Will there be more extensions for abstract submission?

We almost have more than enough submissions, so we are not sure whether we will extend the abstract submission deadline. To be safe, please assume that there is no more extension after the current extension.

I have revised my abstract based on the reviewer's recommendation, how do I submit it?

If you have indicated to submit a full paper, please submit your revised abstract with your full paper. If you do not intend to submit a full paper, please submit your revised abstract as your full paper.

Can I present the result of my literature review

Yes. You may present the result of traditional literature review, systematic literature review, and meta analysis

I'm not a TEFLIN member. Can I register as a presenter in the upcoming TEFLIN Conference?

Absolutely yes. Non members are welcome to register as a presenter.

If I have an issue when I register for a TEFLIN membership, who should I talk to?

Please send an email to the TEFLIN helpdesk at secretariat@teflin.org.

Who can I contact if I have further questions about the conference?

For abstract and full paper submissions, please contact Dr. Dian Fajrina (dian_fajrina@usk.ac.id). For technical difficulty inquiries, contact Faisal Mustafa (faisal.mustafa@usk.ac.id). For other inquiries, contact the conference help desk at info.teflin-eeic@usk.ac.id.

Event Location

Academic Activity Center (AAC Prof. Dr. Dayan Dawood)
Jln. Teuku Nyak Arief, Kopelma Darussalam, Universitas Syiah Kuala, Banda Aceh City,
Aceh 23111, Indonesia
C/P: Julia
h/p: +62 812-4504-8005
Email: info.teflin-eeic@usk.ac.id