Conference main theme:

  • Bilingual Learning and Teaching

Abstract or Papers relevant to the following topics are welcome:

  • Bilingualism and Multilingualism
  • Cognitive Linguistics
  • Corpus Linguistics
  • Discourse Analysis
  • ICT in Language Education
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Language Acquisition
  • Language and Philosophy
  • Language Assessment
  • Language, Culture and Identity
  • Language Pedagogy
  • Language Policy
  • Phonetics and Phonology
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Semantics and Pragmatics
  • Syntax and Morphology
  • Translation and Interpreting
  • World Englishes 
  • 漢語作為二語/外語課堂教學
  • 語言學習中的文化因素
  • 漢語作為二語/外語學習的教材設計
  • 作為二語/外語的漢字教學
  • 信息科技與二語/外語教學
  • 語言習得與學習
  • 漢語方言地區的普通話教學
  • 少數民族地區的普通話教學
  • 語言政策與規劃
  • 語言學習與心理
  • 多語/多言的教育與社會實踐

Languages of presentation:

  • English, Mandarin, Cantonese

Submission Guidelines

Paper Submission

Upon the notification of acceptance of abstract by 24 August 2018, please complete the registration process by 30 August 2018 and prepare your paper for submission.

The paper should be uploaded to EasyChair Platform with no more than 1500 words (in English)/ 1000 words (in Chinese).

Papers will be uploaded to an online platform before the conference. Conference presenters and audience will be able to gain access to the platform.

*Note: The Education Innovation Series from Springer and Critical Issues in Asian Education from Routledge have expressed initial interest in commissioning publication from the papers presented to the 2018 International Conference on Bilingual Learning and Teaching. Selected papers may be recommended to the above books for publication. 

Paper Guideline download here

Deadline for paper submission: 16 November 2018. Any changes on the paper after the due date will not be accepted.

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline:31 July 2018
Notification of acceptance:24 August 2018
Deadline for paper submission:16 November 2018
Conference dates:25-27 October 2018


Registration procedure

For registration, please click here.


Registration fee has been covered by the funding support from the Research Grants Council (RGC).