Conference Theme 2016:

Transnational flows and professional practice

The international conference Applied Linguistics and Professional Practice brings together scholars from different disciplinary backgrounds, especially language and communication research, particularly in relation to various specialized areas of research, including management, business, law, journalism, education, healthcare, social care, translation and interpreting.

Conference themes include

  • Transnational flows and multilingualism in the professions
  • Identity construction in professional communication
  • Use of lingua franca in professional encounters
  • Multimodality in professional practice
  • Professional practice, discourse and the new media
  • The role of translation and interpreting in professional practice
  • Language policy and practice in the professions
  • Linguistic training for professionals

Thank you to all participants in Copenhagen

We look forward to seeing you at future ALAPP conferences