15th International Conference on Applied Linguistics

Cross-curricular Approaches to Language Education 

23-25 November 2012 

The Greek Applied Linguistics Association (GALA) announces its 15th International Conference to be held in Thessaloniki, Greece, on November 23-25 2012. The theme of the conference will be Cross-curricular Approaches to Language Education. In particular, we invite papers in the following topics:

Those who wish to participate in the 15th International Conference with a presentation are invited to submit two copies of their abstracts (one anonymous and one signed) to gala-auth@enl.auth.gr by the 25th of June, 2012 (new deadline). Notification of acceptance will be sent on the 31st of July, 2012. Your abstract should be submitted electronically as a word and a pdf file. The anonymous copy should be free of references to the names of the author(s). The name “Author” with the publication date of the article can be used instead.

Submissions should be in the following format:

Each participant is entitled to submit one single and/or one joined paper-presentation. The papers may be presented in Greek, English or French and they will be 20 minutes long, followed by a 10-minute discussion. Selected papers of the conference will be published. The participants are asked to specify the topic of their submission.
The conference rooms will have audiovisual equipment (laptop, vga projector, speakers). Participants who will be using Powerpoint presentations are kindly requested to create files in MSOffice 2003 compatible format (.ppt), not in later versions (.pptx), in order to avoid compatibility issues.

Invited Speakers

Conference Proceedings

The procedure of 'blind' reviewing will be followed for the publishing of the Conference Proceedings. The selected articles will be included in a volume which will most probably be published by Cambridge Scholars Publishing.