Call For Proposals

We are pleased to announce the first call for proposals for the 9th International Conference on Applied Linguistics and Professional Practice (ALAPP), which will be co-hosted by UCSI University, Malaysia & Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and held in Kuala Lumpur, 23 – 25 September 2019. The ALAPP Masterclass is scheduled on 26 September 2019.

The conference aims to bring together scholars and practitioners from different disciplinary backgrounds, especially language and communication research, and professional domains, e.g. mediation, management, business, law, journalism, education, healthcare, social care, therapy, translation and interpreting.

ALAPP 2019 is open to proposals that broadly fall within the scope of Applied Linguistics and Professional Practice Studies. Special themes include:

  • Language, communication and the professions
  • Institutions and professions
  • Expertise and professional practice
  • Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in professional contexts
  • Multimodality in professional practice
  • Professional practice, discourse and the new media
  • Ethics and professional practice
  • Interpreting and translation in institutional/professional settings
  • Language awareness and reflexivity in the professions
  • Communication training for professionals
  • Professional practice and communication in the age of globalization
  • Research Methodologies
  • Collaborative research across professional boundaries
  • Challenges in communicating research findings

Download : ALAPP 2019 Call For Proposals