Bbringing together – usually more than 2,000 – researchers and practitioners from all areas of Applied Linguistics.

Its format includes keynote addresses, plenary speeches by outstanding scholars, invited symposia, symposia, individual papers and poster presentations.

The first AILA Congress took part in Nancy, France, 1964, presenting in its strands cutting edge findings from theory and practice of the time. Following this model, the programs of the Past Congresses represent the history of the discipline.

Who ?

The team of the French Association of Applied Linguistics (AFLA) and researchers from different institution in Lyon

Where ?

The ENS Campus is close to the city center and boasts a garden of 8 hectares

When ?

July 23rd – 28th, 2023
Enjoy a summer in the City of Lights

On What?

Diversity and social cohesion in a globalized world: moving towards more engaged language studies

Our Awesome Team

Nathalie Blanc

Associate professor, vice-president of AFLA and co-chair

Isabel Colón de Carvajal

Associate professor and co-chair

Grégory Miras

Associate professor, president of AFLA and co-chair