IV International Symposium on Languages for Specific Purposes (ISLSP)/CIBER Business Language Conference
LSP Vectors: Strengthening Interdisciplinary Connections
February 22-24, 2018
University of Florida Campus
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN HERE
Session information coming soon...
The fourth International Symposium on Languages for Specific Purposes (ISLSP) is hosted by the Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Florida and the Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBERs). The conference brings together educators, administrators, students, and language policy makers worldwide from all levels. The purpose of the conference is to share innovations and visions of a future where LSP is a standard and integral component of the curriculum. Individuals seeking knowledge on interdisciplinary curriculum design, LSP program development, LSP theoretical and applied research, and pedagogical approaches should attend.
The symposium will be held on the campus of the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL.
Tentative Conference Overview Schedule
Thursday, February 22: Pre-Conference Workshops, Noon-4
Friday, February 23: Sessions, 8:30-5:30
Saturday, February 24: Sessions, 8:30-5:00
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Registration information will be posted by mid-October.
Please direct any symposium questions to Mary Risner, Local Organizing Chair, at email@example.com
External Advisory Board:
- Mary K. Long, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, University of Colorado, Boulder
- Michael Doyle, Professor, Department of Languages and Culture Studies U of North Carolina at Charlotte
- Barbara A. Lafford, Professor, School of Letters and Sciences, Arizona State University
- Lourdes Sánchez-López, Associate Professor, Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures, U of Alabama at Birmingham
- Sheri Spaine Long
U.S. Department of Education (USDOE) through its 17 Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBERs),
USDOE Title VI funds from the UF Center for Latin American Studies National Resource Center.
Brigham Young University Texas A&M University
George Washington University University of Colorado Denver
Georgia Institute of Technology University of Connecticut
Georgia State University University of Maryland
Indiana University University of Miami
Michigan State University University of South Carolina
Ohio State University University of Texas at Austin
San Diego State University University of Washington