The 5th International Conference on Language and Education

Pinisi Building

November 11, 2017 – November 12, 2017

Call for Paper
This is to inform authors to submit full paper to the organizing committee  of the 5th ICOLE before October 25, 2017. The submitted paper will be checked for plagiarism scan. The plagiarized paper will be denied for peer review process. The original work will be sent to reviewers for confidential peer review. The editorial board will decide the paper acceptance with minor or major correction based on the reviewer's comment and editorial board recommendation. The committee require Mendeley use for crosschecking the consistency between citation and references.

Welcome to the 5th ICOLE
The  International Conference on Language and Education (ICOLE) has been organized by the Language Center, Universitas Negeri Makassar since 2010 in Makassar city, South Sulawesi Province, Indonesia. This biennial conference will be held again in Makassar, Indonesia at the 11th to 12th of November 2017. ICOLE 2017 provides a forum to bring together a large number of academicians, researchers, and professionals around topics of Language and Education to be engaged in sharing knowledge. The conference aims at reflecting the contemporary advances of languages and educational theories and practices in the digital age. The 5th ICOLE will be held in Four Points Hotel, Makassar, Indonesia.

Reflecting the Contemporary Advances of Languages and Educational Theories and Practices in the Digital Age

Sub Themes
The conference sub themes include, but are not limited to the following fields:
  • Emerging Educational Technologies
  • Language Literature and Culture
  • Applied Linguistics
  • Language Education
  • Language and Information Technology
  • English for Specific Purposes
  • Language Development
  • Language Planning and Policy

Important Dates

  • Abstract/Paper Submission Deadline: October 25, 2017
  • Conference Registrasion Fee Deadline: November 1, 2017

Conference Registration Fee

  • International Presenter: $ 100
  • International Co Presenter: $ 50
  • International Participant: $ 50
  • Domestic Presenter: Rp 1,250,000
  • Domestic Co Presenter: Rp 650,000
  • Domestic Participant: Rp 650,000

Keynote Speakers

Plenary Speakers

  • Dr. CHOO Shen Li Suzanne (National Institute of Education, Singapore)
  • Assoc. Prof. Hadina Habil (Malaysia)

Editorial Board

  • Prof. Dr. Gufran Darma Dirawan, M.EMD
  • Prof. Dr. Mansur Akil, M.Pd
  • Iskandar, S.Pd., M.Ed., Ph.D

Steering Committee

  • Prof. Dr. Husain Syam (Indonesia)
  • Abdullah Waziri, PhD (Nigeria)
  • CHOO Shen Li Suzanne, Ph.D (Singapore)
  • Assoc. Prof. Hadina Habil (Malaysia)

Conference Committee

Honorary Chair

Prof. Dr. Husain Syam, M.TP. (Rector of Universitas Negeri Makassar, Indonesia)

Conference Chair
Iskandar, S.Pd., M.Ed., Ph.D

Co chair
Dr. Andi Anto Patak

Abdul Karim Achmad, S.Pd.

Organizing Committee


  • Muhammad Sofyan, S.Pd., M.Pd., M.Ed
  • Misnariah Idrus, S.Pd., MA
  • Muhammad Ahkam Arifin, S.Pd., M.Sc Tesol
  • Alfa Patriana, S.Pd.


  • Muh. Miftah Fauzan, S.Pd., M.Pd.
  • Suardi Sahid, S.Pd., M.Pd.
  • Yanita Andini Assayida, S.Sos.
  • Rifka Hardianty, S.S.

Transportation and Accomodation

  • Muhammad Tahir, S.Pd., M.Ed. EREA
  • Nasrullah, S.Pd., M.Pd.
  • Andi Ansari, S.Pd.
  • Puji Lestari, S.Pd


  • Andi Muhammad Irawan, S.S., M.Hum., Ph.D.
  • Nurwahida Yusuf, S.Pd., MA. Tesol
  • Nurmaisyah, S.Pd., M.Pd.
  • Muhammad Hidayat, S.Pd.


  • Drs. Ahmad Talib, M.Pd.
  • Armita Permatasari, S.Pd., M.Pd.
  • Ilham Hariansyah, S.Pd.
  • Andi Tenri Hardianti, S.Pd

Contact us
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Address: Pusat Bahasa UNM Office, 4th Floor Wing C, Pinisi Building, UNM Pettarani Campus, Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia.