Padang— Faculty of Language and Arts held the 2nd International conference on Language, Literature, and Education (ICLLE) at UNP Hospitality Ballroom on Thursday until Friday (22-23/8/2019). The aim of ICLLE is to respond development of the information about the technology in the digital era, especially in the fields of language, literature, and education. The theme of ICLLE is “Language, Literature, and Education in Digital Era,” said Head of Department of Language and Literature on Wednesday (21/8/2019) at FBS, Air Tawar Padang. Dra. Emidar also explained that this international conference is an annual activity of Indonesian Language major as implementation of the Tri Dharma of Higher Education (Research and Scientific Publications).
The Head of International conference, Prof. Dr. Syahrul R., M.Pd explained the keynote speaker of this international conference are Prof. Dr. Abdul Rahim bin Hamdan from Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI) Malaysia, Prof. Madya Dr. Norliza Jamaluddin from Malaysia's Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI), Dr. Katrin Bandel, M.M.A. from Germany, Dr. (C). Robbi Rahim, M.Kom from STIM Medan, and Prof. Dr. Ermanto, S.Pd., M. Hum. From Universitas Negeri Padang. Moreover, Prof. Dr. Syahrul R., M.Pd explained that there are 120 papers will be presented on the ICCLE 2019. In this conference also will be presented with coaching clinics of all the articles and papers. The selected article will be published in the international journal.
Dean of FBS also keynote speaker of this conference, Prof. Dr. Ermanto, S.Pd., M.Hum appreciates the ICCLE 2 as the effort to improve the academic atmosphere and international publications in the Faculty of Language and Arts, Universitas Negeri Padang. Prof. Ermanto hopes through this international conference, the participants can increase the international publication at Universitas Negeri Padang. (Public Relations of UNP)