LINGUIST List 27.2521

Wed Jun 08 2016

Confs: Applied Ling, Lang Acq, Socioling/Austria

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <>

Date: 07-Jun-2016
From: Martin Stegu <>
Subject: 13th International Conference of the Association for Language Awareness
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13th International Conference of the Association for Language Awareness
Short Title: ALA 2016

Date: 19-Jul-2016 - 22-Jul-2016
Location: Vienna, Austria
Contact: Martin Stegu
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Sociolinguistics

Meeting Description:

Conference of the Association for Language Awareness (ALA 2016)
Languages for Life: Educational, Professional and Social Contexts
WU Wien (Vienna University of Economics and Business)
July 19-22, 2016

Please visit our website ( for more information.
For further inquiries you can contact us by email (

Confirmed Plenary Speakers:

Veronika Koller (Lancaster University)
Almut Köster (Vienna University of Economics and Business)
Aneta Pavlenko (Temple University)
Dennis Preston (Oklahoma State University) (Eric Hawkins Lecture)

Conference Venue:

ALA 2016 will be held at the WU, one of the major business universities of Europe ( The new campus of the WU, completed in 2013, sets new standards with regard to the construction of universities ( It lies at the heart of Vienna and is easily accessible by public transport. The campus’ modern architecture and numerous convenient facilities make this an attractive area to explore, while the ‘Prater’-Park adjacent to the campus affords the opportunity to relax and unwind. Further information about the venue, travel arrangements and accommodation is available on our website:


Dear colleagues,
We are happy to announce that the programme of the ALA Conference is now online:

Ordinary registration is still possible until 10 June. Further details on:

We are looking forward to welcoming you in Vienna.
Best regards,
Martin Stegu & Team
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