Other Conferences

2016 conference of the American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL)

2016 conference of the American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL)

The 2016 conference of the American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL) http://www.aaal.org/?page=Conference2016 will be held April 9-12, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. Nationally and internationally, the AAAL conference has a reputation as a comprehensive and stimulating conference including in-depth colloquia and paper sessions, topical and thought-provoking plenary presentations, excellent book exhibits, and plentiful opportunities for networking. We hope you will consider sharing your work at AAAL 2016.

Important Timelines:

  • June 1, 2015: Begin Accepting Proposals
  • August 19, 2015, 11:59 PM EDT: Proposal Submission Closes
  • October 2015: Registration Opens
  • November 2015: Proposal Acceptances Sent Out

This is an advance notice as the Call for Papers will be open on 1 June 2015





The 13th AsiaTEFL International Conference: Creating the Future for ELT in Asia: Opportunities and Directions

Jinling Convention Centre, Nanjing, China

6-8 November, 2015

ELT professionals in Asia and beyond are invited to bring and share innovative policies, theories and practices related to ELT that not only address current problems but also point to future directions and help to create new opportunities. The 21st century Asia is a land bustling with economic and cultural activities that are contributing to the creation of a new Asian identity. In this major undertaking, the professionals of ELT from around the world have an important role to play. With your support and participation, we hope that when we meet at the 13th Asia TEFL International Conference in Nanjing, we will not only share ideas and build friendship, but work together to add an Asian voice to the new ELT of the world.


The Conference organising committee invites submission of presentation proposals in the content areas listed below:

  • Education/Language Policy
  • Alternative Approaches and Methodologies
  • Curriculum Design
  • Language Acquisition
  • Digital Literacy
  • Flipped Classroom Teaching
  • Micro Teaching and MOOCs
  • Intercultural Awareness in the Classroom
  • Materials Development and Design
  • Motivation in Language Education
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Teacher Education and Development
  • Asian Framework and Standards
  • Other related areas

Presentation options:

  • Paper presentations (30 mins)
  • Workshops (60 mins)
  • Demonstration (30 mins)
  • Poster Presentation (30 mins
  • Panel/Colloquium (60 mins)
  • Product Presentation (30/60 mins)
  • Deadline for Submission of Presentation Proposals: 1 July 2015
    Maximum 300 word abstract and 100 word biographical data should be submitted online: http://www.cflo.com.cn/asiatefl2015
    All presentations shall be made in English. Presenters are encouraged to submit full papers of their presentations to the Journal of Asia TEFL (Indexed in SCOPUS, Elsevier Science), the Association’s refereed scholarly journal, to be considered for publication.

Notification of Abstract Acceptance: 1 August 2015


ALAA ALANZ and ALTAANZ Conference 2015


Abstracts are invited for presentations at the fourth combined conference of the Applied Linguistics Association of Australia (ALAA), the Applied Linguistics Association of New Zealand (ALANZ) and Association for Language Testing and Assessment of Australia and New Zealand (ALTAANZ) to be held in Adelaide from Monday 30 November to Wednesday 2 December 2015. The conference will be hosted by the Research Centre for Languages and Cultures at the University of South Australia.

The conference theme is “Learning in a multilingual world“.

Confirmed plenary speakers are:


Lourdes Ortega (Georgetown University)

Li Wei (Birkbeck College)

Amy Tsui (Hong Kong University)

Constant Leung (King’s College London)

Jonathan Newton (Victoria University of Wellington)


We invite proposals for individual papers, colloquia and posters. The deadline for submitting abstracts is 28 February 2015.


For more information on the Call For Papers and submission process  go to https://www.conveneit.com/secure/onsite/linguistics_dec_15/


Conferences in New Zealand and Australia


LED 2015 Conference

4th International Conference on Language, Education and Diversity


When: Monday 23 November – Thursday 26 November 2015

Where: Owen G. Glenn Building, the University of Auckland, New Zealand


Call for Papers is now open, and will close on 1 February.

Conference website: www.led.ac.nz

Email: led@paardekooper.co.nz


AILA 2014
17th World Congress of the International Applied Linguistics Association
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Australia
10-15 August 2014
Conference website: http://www.aila2014.com/
ICMSA Australasia on info@aila2014.com