2022 ISLSP & CIBER Conference

April 21-22, 2022

6th International Symposium on Languages for Specific Purposes (ISLSP)  

Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBER)

Business Language Conference

April 21-22, 2022

with option to add on Chicago Language Symposium Saturday, April 23rd

Theme: The Future of LSP: Research, Assessment, Curricula

Call for proposals is coming soon. Mark your calendars and get ready to submit to present your work in ongoing or expanded LSP areas such as:

• Proficiency guidelines in LSP assessment and curricula

• Backward design of LSP courses for real-world applications

• Informing LSP curricula through research

• LSP and transforming the cultural paradigm of language education

• Social justice and LSP: The role of LSP in language advocacy and outreach

• Professional development and teacher training in LSP

Questions? Contact Darcy Lear at dlear@uchicago.edu.


We are VERY pleased to announce that the conference will be held at the brand new David Rubenstein Forum on the campus of the University of Chicago. You can get a glimpse of this beautiful space in the gallery of images below.

Rubenstein Forum in the evening