Conference Schedule

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Directions to Gerdin Business Building

Directions to Memorial Union (MU)

Venue Maps & Room Locations

Conference Venue: Memorial Union

Thursday, October 13, 2011  Location Gerdin Business Building
12 pm - Registration
4:30pm-5:00pm (Note: Time Change) Welcome address
5:00pm – 6pm Plenary talk I : Dr. Roumyana Slabakova (University of Iowa)
6pm-8pm Welcome Reception

Friday, October 14, 2011  Location: Memorial Union (MU)
8 am-4:30pm Registration
8:30am-9:30am Plenary II : Dr. Steven L. Thorne (Portland State University & University of Groningen)
9:30am-10:00am Coffee Break
10:00am-12:00pm 4 rooms (4 papers per room) & Colloquium I : Social Influences on the Acquisition of L2 Phonetics and Phonology
12:00pm-2:00pm Lunch Break & Poster Session I
2:00pm - 5:00pm 4 rooms (6 papers per room) & Colloquium II : (Why) Does SLA Need a Bilingual Turn?
  -Break between conference and banquet-
6:30pm-9pm Conference Banquet in the Memorial Union

Saturday, October 15, 2011  Location: Memorial Union & Gerdin Business Building
8am-5pm Registration
8:30am-10:30am 4 rooms (4 papers per room) & Colloquium III: Interfaces bewtween Second Language Acquisition and Language Assessment: The Next Generation
10:30am-11:00am Coffee Break
11:00am-12:00pm Plenary III : Dr. J.H. (Jan) Hulstijn (University of Amsterdam)
12:00pm-2:00pm Lunch Break & Poster Session II
2:00pm - 4:00pm 4 rooms (4 papers per room)
4:00pm - 4:30pm Coffee Break
4:30pm - 5:30pm Plenary IV: Dr. Nina Spada (University of Toronto)

Sunday, October 16, 2011  Location: Memorial Union (MU)
8:30am – 10:30am 8:30am – 10:30am 4 rooms (4 papers per room) & Workshop:

Corpora & Second Language Acquisition

10:30am - 11:00am Coffee Break
11:00am-12:00pm 5 rooms (2 papers per room)
12:15pm-12:30pm Closing Remarks