Exploring Language Education (ELE) 2021: Teaching and Learning Languages in the 21st Century

In 2021, the second Exploring Language Education (ELE) conference will be organized by the University of Oslo. The first ELE conference was held at Stockholm University in June 2018. The ELE conference employs a broad definition of language education, aiming to bring together scholars working in different areas of the field. 

June 9th - 11th 2021  |  University of Oslo

Man setting up a tv screen with a woman sitting at a table. Illustration photo.

Keynote speakers

  • Cindy Brantmeier, Washington University, St. Louis, USA
  • Jeppe Bundsgaard, Aarhus University, Denmark
  • Richard Kern, University of California, Berkeley, USA
  • Debra Myhill, University of Exeter, UK
  • Shannon Sauro, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, USA

Important dates

  • Publication of Call for Papers: June 5 2019
  • Deadline for abstract submission: November 15 2019
  • Notification of acceptance: Mid January 2020
  • Registration: April 9 2021
  • Conference dates: June 9-11 2021


(Illustration/ banner: Colourbox and S. Colvin/UV).