The Fifth International Symposium on Languages for Specific Purposes will be held in the spring of 2020 at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

The conference chair is Dr. Michael Doyle. Event details will be posted as we closer to the date.


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

Gainesville, Florida

Conference Program

ISLSP Wordle

 

The IV International Symposium on Languages for Specific Purposes (ISLSP) was 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 brought together educators, administrators, students, and language policy makers worldwide from all levels. The purpose of the conference was to share innovations and visions of a future where LSP is a standard and integral component of the curriculum. 

Please direct any symposium questions to Mary Risner, Local Organizing Chair, at mrisner@latam.ufl.edu  

 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, Executive Director, AATSP
Conference Sponsors

The Center for Latin American Studies would like to thank the following sponsors that helped make the IV International Symposium on Languages for Specific Purposes (ISLSP) a possibility.

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

George Washington University

Georgia Institute of Technology  

Georgia State University  

Indiana University    

Michigan State University   

Ohio State University  

San Diego State University 

Temple University

Texas A&M University

University of Colorado Denver

University of Connecticut

University of Maryland

University of Miami

University of South Carolina

University of Texas at Austin

University of Washington


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