First Time Speaker Award
Antonella Dell ’Aquila, MA in TESOL and Fulbright alumna, is a passionate educational linguist who currently teaches at various institutions in San Juan, Argentina. Her goal is to reconcile the gap between SLA theories and the classroom. Her research interests include online education, language policies, language ideologies, TBLT and L2 writing.
Mabel Gallo Award
Graciela Martínez: is a Specialist teacher in English Language from Universidad Tecnológica Nacional (UTN) with a Diploma in the Pedagogy of Phonetics from Universidad Nacional de San Martín (UNSAM). Teacher trainer (ELT Methodology and Phonetics) at ISFDyT N° 55 in Escobar, BA, Argentina. Assessment specialist, item writer and content creator.