2015 Conference: Toronto



The 2015 conference of the American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL) will be held jointly with Association Canadienne de Linguistique Appliquée/Canadian Association of Applied Linguistics (ACLA/CAAL) March 21 - 24, 2015 at the Fairmont Royal York, Toronto, Canada. Nationally and internationally, the AAAL conference has a reputation as a comprehensive and stimulating conference including in-depth colloquia and paper sessions, topical and thought-provoking plenary presentations, excellent book exhibits, and plentiful opportunities for networking. We hope you will consider sharing your work at AAAL 2015.

Please Note: There will be an official photographer at the conference taking photos for archival and marketing purposes. If you see a photo of yourself posted or would otherwise like to opt out, please email info@aaal.org with a photo of yourself attached.

This year's conference theme is Identité(s).

The online searchable schedule is now available here.

To reserve a room at Fairmont Royal York at the AAAL rate, click here.

Important Timelines:

  • June 2, 2014: Begin Accepting Proposals

  • August 26, 2014, 11:59 PM EDT: Proposal Submission Closes

  • October 2014: Registration Opens

  • November 2014: Proposal Acceptances Sent Out

  • November 15, 2014: Deadline for accepted presenters (primary authors) to confirm participation

  • December 15, 2014: Deadline for accepted presenters (primary authors) to register online for conference

  • February 20, 2015: Deadline for all presenters to be registered and paid AND Early Registration Rate Ends AND Deadline to Reserve Hotel Room*

  • March 21-24, 2015: Annual Conference

*Note, we strongly recommend booking hotel rooms early, as there is limited space available at the host hotel. Make your hotel reservations using this link in order to receive your AAAL discount. The discounted rooms begin at CAD$219/night plus taxes and fees. Room reservation information and other travel information is now available online here: http://www.aaal.org/2015conftravel


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