The next Annual BAAL Conference – the 50th – will take place in Leeds, from 31 August to 2 September 2017.  See

Recent past conferences:

49th – Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge

48th – 35 September 2015, Aston University, Birmingham: ‘Breaking Theory: New Directions’. Website. Proceedings.

47th – 4-6 September 2014, University of Warwick, Coventry: ‘Learning, Working and Communicating in a Global Context’. Website. Proceedings.

46th – 5-7 September 2013, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh: ‘Opening New Lines of Communication in Applied Linguistics’. Website. Proceedings.

45th – 6-8 September 2012, University of Southampton: ‘Multilingual Theory and Practice in Applied Linguistics’. Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.

44th – 1-3 September 2011, University of the West of England: ‘Applied Linguistics: The Impact of Applied Linguistics’. Proceedings.

43rd – 9-11 September 2010, The University of Aberdeen: ‘Applied Linguistics: Global and Local’. Proceedings.

42nd – 3-5 September 2009, Newcastle University: ‘Language, Learning, and Context’. Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.

41st – 11-13 September 2008, Swansea University: ‘Taking the Measure of Applied Linguistics’. Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.

40th – 6-8 September 2007,  The University of Edinburgh: ‘Technology, Ideology and Practice in Applied Linguistics’. Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.

39th – 7-9 September 2006, The University College, Cork, Ireland: ‘From Applied Linguistics to Linguistics Applied: Issues, Practices, Trends’. Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.

38th – 15-17 September 2005, The University of Bristol: ‘Language, Culture and Identity in Applied Linguistics’. Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.

37th – 9-11 September 2004, Kings College, London: ‘Annual Meeting’. Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.

36th – 2003, Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.

35th – 2002, Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.

34th – 2001, Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.

33rd – 2000, Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.

31st – 1999, Website. Abstracts. Proceedings.