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The 10th Annual Free Linguistics Conference Sep 30 – Oct 1, 2016, Indonesia


The 10th Annual Free Linguistics Conference will be hosted by Bung Hatta University in Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, Sep 30 Ã¢€“ Oct 1, 2016. Pre-conference workshops will be offered on Sep 29.

Deadline for Abstract Submission: 31 May 2016.

Presentations and workshops at the Free Linguistics Conference range across various subjects in language studies, including (but not limited to) language education, ELT, applied linguistics and linguistics, breaking down borders between disciplines and sub-fields.

FLC Group’s mission is to provide an accessible forum for people working in the area of language sciences to come together and share their diverse perspectives, practices and research by avoiding staggering fees. There are absolutely No FEES to register, attend or present at the Conference (note: workshops and additional services like certificates, conference dinner attract a nominal charge).

Registration for the conference will open in June.

Focus speakers

Leslie Barratt, Indiana State University, USA & Rajabhat Roi-Et University, Thailand

James D’Angelo, Chukyo University, Japan

Derek Irwin, University of Nottingham, Malaysia campus

Isabel Martin, Ateneo de Manila University, the Philippines

Bahren Umar Siregar, Atma Jaya Catholic University, Indonesia


Important dates

Abstract Submission Opens: 1 January 2016

Deadline for Abstract Submission: 31 May 2016

Notifications of Acceptance: 1 July 2016

Registration for the Pre-Conference Workshop: 30 July 2016

Pre-conference Workshops: 29 September 2016

Conference: 30th September & 1st October 2016


Highlights of FLC 2016

– As always, no conference registration fees
– Highly reputed focus speakers and distinguished scholars
– Selected full-length papers to be published

For more information, please e-mail Dr. Yusrita Yanti.