The BAAL LL&T SIG 2017 Annual Conference will be hosted by the University of Central Lancashire on 6-7 July 2017. We invite abstracts on any topic related to language learning and teaching. We would particularly like to encourage submissions that focus on topics related to the theme of the conference. Further information on the conference is available on the conference website:

 Papers are invited for presentations of 20 minutes + 10 minutes for questions. Poster proposals are also welcome. A title and 250 word (maximum) proposal plus 50 word summary (all in one word document) should be submitted by Friday 28th April 2017.

Notifications of the acceptance of abstracts will be received by the first of week of June.

Important dates:

  • Abstracts due: Friday 28th April 2017
  • Results communicated: First week of June 2017
  • Confirmation of attendance for paper and poster presenters: Second week of June 2017
  • General registration before Monday 19th June 2017

Conference website:

Questions and enquiries can be sent to

Confirmed Plenary Speakers

Professor Victoria Murphy (University of Oxford)

Dr Christian Jones (University of Liverpool)

Professor Suzanne Graham (University of Reading).