LINGUIST List 26.1125

Fri Feb 27 2015

Calls: English, Applied Linguistics/Lithuania

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 25-Feb-2015
From: Loreta Zavadskienė <>
Subject: 17th LAKMA International Conference 'Focus on CLIL-Lithuania 2015'
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Full Title: 17th LAKMA International Conference 'Focus on CLIL-Lithuania 2015'

Date: 16-Oct-2015 - 17-Oct-2015
Location: Vilnius, Lithuania
Contact Person: Eglė Petronienė
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English

Call Deadline: 01-Jun-2015

Meeting Description:

The Lithuanian Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language (LAKMA,in cooperation with the Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences, would like to invite you to its 17th international conference “Focus on CLIL- Lithuania 2015”. The conference aims at bringing together local and international experts of Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) in order to share insights into this area of learning, teaching and research as well as offer examples of good practice in the field.

Plenary Speakers:

Phil Ball, Kay Bentley, Keith Kelly, David Marsh, Olivier Mentz, Katarzyna PAPAJA (among others)

Venue: Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences, Studentų g. 39, Vilnius, Lithuania.

Conference Fees:

Speaker and non-speaker fees are the same. The fee includes conference talks, materials, coffee breaks and a certificate.
Teacher Fee: 20 EUR for LAKMA members / 40 EUR for non-members
Student Fee: (to be confirmed)

Call for Papers:

We welcome papers on any CLIL-related topic, covering any level of education. We hope to give teachers an opportunity to explore a variety of CLIL issues and to promote the CLIL approach in Lithuania and beyond.

Session Format / Type of Paper:

- Workshop (60 minutes incl. questions)
- Presentation (30 minutes incl. questions)
- Poster Presentation (Poster size A1)

Language: English

Important Dates:

1 June 2015: Deadline for submission of speaker proposals
1 July 2015: Notification of acceptance / start of registration for speakers
1 August 2015: End of registration for speakers / start of registration for non-speakers
1 October 2015: End of registration for non-speakers

Conference website:

Page Updated: 27-Feb-2015