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Gamified Intercultural Telecollaboration for Foreign Language Learning Seminar

posted 12 Jul 2017, 11:37 by Kristi Jauregi   [ updated 2 Sep 2017, 08:26 by Kurt Kohn ]

We are pleased to invite you to our first Gamified Intercultural Telecollaboration for Foreign Language Learning Seminar, aimed at secondary school and further education modern languages teachers. 

 The conference/workshop will take place at University  of Roehampton on Saturday 9th September from 10.30 to 14.30 CET and the event will also be live streamed, so those of you who cannot travel to Roehampton on that date will also be able to follow the conference through our YouTube channel ( and to ask questions via chat. As you will see on the programmes below, the hands-on workshop will only run for the face-to-face conference and will be replaced with additional presentations for the audience following us online. 

     Face-to-face seminar                                    Streaming programme

     (British time!)                                                   (Central European time!)

Face-toface seminar
Streaming seminar

You can REGISTER for both modes of attendance here:

We would like to encourage those of you attending face- to-face to register as soon as possible, as there are limited spaces.

Our upcoming conference/workshop will be the perfect opportunity to meet the whole TeCoLa team and to learn more about how gamified telecollaboration can be used for intercultural language learning.

Face-to-face seminar (and Streaming via Youtube)
Click here to find the campus map and how to get to University of Roehampton. The event will take place in Queen’s Building, very close to the main entrance, in Chapman Hall, opposite Queen’s Building reception.

We look forward to seeing you in September, either face to face or remotely!

Presentations (UK Time):

 09.30-10.00 The TeCoLa project: objectives, approach, outcomes
(Kristi Jauregi, University of Utrecht)
 10.00-10.45 Gamified telecollaboration in virtual worlds
(Nick Zwart, 3DLES)
 10.45-11.00 Motivational aspects in task design for telecollaboration in challenging language learning contexts
(Jozef Colpaert, University of Antwerp)
 11.00-11.15  Pedagogical monitoring of task development and implementation
 (Kurt Kohn, University of Tübingen)
 11.15-11.45 Break
 11.45-12.15 Learner diversity in telecollaborative gamified encounters
 (Elina Vilar, Queen Mary University of London)
 12.15-12.45 Q&A about how to participate in the project
(Sabela Melchor-Couto, University of Roehampton; Kristi Jauregi, University of Utrecht)

Hands-on workshop:

 11.45-13.30Exploring language learning tasks for gamified telecollaboration
(Petra Hoffstaedter, LINK GbR; Kurt Kohn, University of Tübingen;
Nick Zwart, 3DLES) 

Please note: 
All presentations are also live streamed via Youtube (
Times are given in UK Time (= 1 hour earlier than CET).