Students Paper Presentation

Here is an opportunity for past & current students to present papers.

Our paper presentation schedule is full and we are not able to accept any more submissions at this time. We thank you for your interest.


Tamil teaching skills development

 Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing (LSRW)

Paper Presentation Topics

  • Experiences and expectations as a Tamil leaner
  • Why do you want to learn Tamil?
  • If I were a Tamil teacher…

Paper Submission Deadlines

  • Research paper abstracts are due by November 30, 2022
  • Research paper abstracts can be either in English or in Tamil
  • Submission should not exceed 300 words (approximately 1 page using a 12 pt. font size at 1.5 line space)
  • If in Tamil, please use only Tamil Unicode fonts
  • Abstracts chosen for presentation will be announced by end of November, 2022
  • Your full paper is due by February 1, 2023. 
  • You will be notified of our acceptance or rejection of your paper by March 1, 2023

Paper Submission Guidelines

  • Your paper should match the contents and theme of your abstract
  • Your paper can either be in English or Tamil – Your paper should not exceed 1500 words (approximately 5 pages using a 12 pt. font size at 1.5 line space)
  • Abstracts and Papers can be submitted only through the conference website
  • If your paper is in Tamil, please use only Tamil Unicode font
  • Approval of an abstract does not guarantee approval of your final paper. Your paper can be rejected if it does not meet with the criteria of the conference program committee
  • ITA  reserves the right to select the papers for presentation and publication. Accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference journal.

Presentation Guidelines

Once your paper has been accepted, you will be given a 20 minute time slot to present your paper at the conference. It is recommended that you use MS Powerpoint for your presentation. Your presentation can be in English or Tamil. If you are presenting a software product or a technology, you may give a demo of your product too. Please send us your presentation by April 1, 2023 so that we can review it in good time.

For more information, email to dtec2023.papers at catamilacademy dot org