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LIF2019 – 6th International Language in Focus Conference

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    LIF2019 – 6th International Language in Focus Conference
    "Language, Research, and Teaching in the 21st Century"
    Dubrovnik, Croatia, May 2 – 4, 2019
    LIF2019 - 6th International Language in Focus Conference will be organized by Cukurova University – Turkey, The University of Sheffield International Faculty, CITY College – Greece and the South-East European Research Centre (SEERC) in Dubrovnik, Croatia, May 2 – 4, 2019.

    Annual International LIF Conferences have already become an academic platform for exchanging ideas, projects and scientific research between aspiring academics, teachers, university students, and well-known researchers thanks to your invaluable contributions.

    In harmony with this spirit of academic enthusiasm, we would like to invite academics, scholars, representatives of central and local educational authorities, non-governmental organizations, school teachers and practitioners representing an exciting diversity of countries, cultures, and religions to meet and exchange ideas and views in a forum encouraging respectful dialogue. LIF2019, to be held in Dubrovnik, Croatia, will constitute an excellent opportunity to meet experts in various areas of ELT and language studies.

    GUEST of HONOR
    • David Singleton, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland and the University of Pannonia, Hungary

    PLENARY SPEAKERS
    • Guy Cook, King's College, UK
    • Susan Hunston, the University of Birmingham, UK
    • Suzanne Romaine, the University of Oxford, UK
    • Nina Spada, University of Toronto, Canada
    • Penny Ur, Oranim and Haifa University, Israel

    The aims of the conference are to:
    • Provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and dissemination of information on good practices within English Language Teaching;
    • Strengthen and broaden the network of English language teachers and all those involved in the ELT sector worldwide;
    • Increase the links between the ELT communities;
    • Showcase research in the fields of applied linguistics and language education.

    Who attends this conference?
    The conference brings together the following groups of stakeholders from all over the world:
    • Classroom teachers of English and teacher trainers;
    • Researchers and graduate students in the fields of ELT and Linguistics;
    • Administrators of English language schools and universities;
    • Educators with interest in international language education;
    • ELT-related individuals and institutions and Ministry of Education representatives;
    • Foreign experts or researchers who wish to network within the global ELT and Applied Linguistics communities.

    CONFERENCE VENUE
    LIF2019 Conference venue is Importanne Resort, located in Dubrovnik, Croatia.

    ACCOMMODATION
    Our participants will be informed about detailed information about various options about the accommodation in the second circular and on LIF2019 website soon.

    FURTHER INFORMATION
    Website: www.languageinfocus.org
    E-mail: lif2019@languageinfocus.org

    Kind Regards,

    LIF2019 - Organization Committee
    Cem Can, Cukurova University, Turkey
    Paschalia Patsala, The University of Sheffield International Faculty, CITY College, Greece
    Zoi Tatsioka, The University of Sheffield International Faculty, CITY College, Greece
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    Webpage: www.languageinfocus.org
    E-mail: lif2019@languageinfocus.org
    Twitter: @LIFconference
    Instagram: languageinfocus
    LinkedIn: LIF Language in Focus
    LIF2019 Conference Poster

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    Cem Can
    Prof.
    Cukurova Universitesi
    Turkey
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