The 30th IATEFL BESIG Annual Conference

10 - 12 November 2017

Salini Resort, Salina Bay, Malta

IATEFL BESIG are pleased to announce that the 2017 annual conference, in cooperation with IATEFL ReSIG, will take place in Salina Bay, Malta.

Infinity pool in Malta

Conference information

Date: 10 - 12 November 2017 (conference ends at 14:30)
Venue: Salini Resort, Salina Bay, Malta (Please book your room via the hotel website using the Promo Code: BESIG2017.)

Pre-conference seminar speakers: Sarah Mercer & Daniel Xerri
PCS information


Plenary speakers: Helen Spencer-Oatey, University of Warwick & Alessia Cogo, Goldsmiths, University of London
Keynote speakers: Sarah Mercer, University of Graz & Karen Mancini, Executive coach and consultant

Plenary and keynote speaker information



Download a flyer of about Helen Spencer-Oatey's plenary session here and Alessia Cogo's plenary session here

Session speakers have now been selected and contacted, and we are currently putting together the conference programme. The preliminary schedule will be available soon.

CONFERENCE FEES

(Note: If you are not a member of IATEFL BESIG, you may wish to join before registering for this conference. By doing so you'll save money on your conference registration fee and at the same time join a great global community of ELT and business English professionals. Find out more about the benefits of IATEFL membership at members.iatefl.org and www.besig.org).

Online delegates and speakers early-bird booking fees from 01 July – 01 September 2017:
  • GBP 85 for IATEFL members
  • GBP 100 for members of teaching organizations who are IATEFL Associates (worldwide offer)*
  • GBP 125 for non-IATEFL members
  • GBP 60 for local teachers**
*If you are a current paid-up member of an IATEFL Associate, please contact your local teachers association for the promo code. Note: if you register without entering the promo code, then the full amount will be charged and no refund can be given.
**Local Teachers Associations - please contact helen.strong@besig.org or harley@iatefl.org for the promo code.

Online delegates booking fees from 02 September – 20 October 2017:
  • GBP 140 for IATEFL members
  • GBP 155 for members of teaching organizations who are IATEFL Associates (worldwide offer)*
  • GBP 170 for non-IATEFL members
  • GBP 60 for local teachers**
*If you are a current paid-up member of an IATEFL Associate, please contact your local teachers association for the promo code. Note: if you register without entering the promo code, then the full amount will be charged and no refund can be given.
**Local Teachers Associations - please contact helen.strong@besig.org or harley@iatefl.org for the promo code.

Pre-Conference Seminar (PCS) on Friday afternoon, 10 November 2017: 

  • Free for IATEFL BESIG members***
  • GBP 15 for non-IATEFL BESIG members

***If you are a BESIG member please do NOT pay for the PCS, as a later refund cannot be given.

Friday evening reception (incl. food and drinks): 

  • GBP 14 for all delegates (incl. session speakers)
Click here for the online booking form.

Information and for delegates (downloads):  
Information and forms for sponsors / exhibitors (downloads):  

ReSIG logo


Events team contact details:

IATEFL BESIG Events Coordinator

Helen Strong

helen.strong@besig.org

IATEFL BESIG PR & Sponsorship Coordinator

Dale Coulter

dale.coulter@besig.org

IATEFL BESIG Conference Programme Coordinator

Maribel Ortega

maribel.ortega@besig.org

IATEFL BESIG Administration Coordinator

Andrzej Stesik

andrzej.stesik@besig.org

IATEFL BESIG Web and Online Team Coordinator

Pete Rutherford

pete.rutherford@besig.org