Trevor Breakspear has 18 years of teaching and training experience within the Chinese ESL and EAP contexts and over 10 years of project management experience within localisation and assessment fields. He is currently pursuing an MA in Language Testing with Lancaster University. Trevor currently works in a project development role within the British Council’s East Asia Assessment Solutions Team, focusing on the implications and opportunities of China’s new proficiency framework (CSE) for continuous assessment as well as the development of digital speaking assessment solutions leveraging both AI and human raters.