Past conferences

Nivja de Jong - 2019.JPG
On this page, you can find details of all of the previous BAAL TEASIG events and conferences.

Click on the year you wish to view under 'Past events' and the event details and any available event programmes, PowerPoints and PDFs will be listed.

Dr Nivja de Jong giving the opening keynote talk at BAAL TEASIG, London 2019

14:15 Online sign-in opens

14:30  Webinar welcome and introductions

             - Dr Veronika Timpe-Laughlin: Overview of the methodological developments is assessing L2 pragmatics

             #3 minutes students and researchers give presentations and discuss research questions

              # Shishi Zhang (University College London): Assessment of L2 pragmatic competence using video-conferencing

              # Małgorzata Turska: Relating pragmatic features of professional spoken English to level descriptors of the CEFR

              # Ananda Muhammad (Iowa State University): The construct of pragmatic competence in a university setting as
                  evidenced by a domain analysis

             Wider audience discussion of issues relating to pragmatics and language assessment


16:00 Close