Plenary Speakers

Prof. Bassey Antia

Bassey Antia is Professor of Linguistics at the University of the Western Cape, South Africa. His teaching and research interests cover multilingualism, language policy and planning, terminology, and corpus linguistics. Read the abstract for Prof. Antia’s plenary talk here.

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Dr. Linda Fisher

Linda Fisher is Reader in Languages Education at the Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge. Her research interests include multilingualism, creativity in language learning, second language teacher education, and motivation (for more information, see here). Read the abstract for Dr. Fisher’s plenary talk here.

Dr. Ruth Fielding

Dr. Ruth Fielding is a Senior Lecturer at Monash University and researches multilingualism, language education, and identity (for more information, see here). Read the abstract for Dr. Fielding’s plenary talk here.

Prof. Lynn Mario T. Menezes de Souza

Professor Lynn Mario T. Menezes de Souza is Professor of Language Education at the University of São Paulo, Brazil. Besides language education, his research interests lie in language and educational policy and politics, literacy, and interculturality (for more information, see here). Read the abstract for Prof. de Souza’s plenary talk here.