Aalborg University  
LIMoBiS: International Conference - Language Impairment in Monolingual and Bilingual Society

Call for papers

Proposals are invited for symposia, papers and posters related to language impairment in monolingual and bilingual populations. Proposals are considered on any aspect of impairment in first or subsequent language (e.g. grammar, phonology, lexicon, pragmatics, discourse, literacy, sign language, psycholinguistic processing, writting, reading, cognition) or on any aspect relating to children with language impairment (e.g., assessment, remediation, social competences, academic career).

The LIMoBiS is a peer-reviewed research conference and all proposals will be reviewed blindly by members of the Committees.


Presentation format

Proposals should indicate whether an oral presentation or poster is preferred. Presenters will be notified about the final format of their presentation when their proposal is accepted.

Proposal format

Proposals must be written in English and include the following, in a single document:

1) Cover page
- Title of presentation
- Authors’ names and affiliations
- Name, address, telephone number and email address of the contact person
- Preferred presentation format (oral or poster)
- 3-5 keywords

2) Abstract
- Title of presentation
- Summary of research undertaken (300 words maximum, single spaced)
- Do not include authors’ names

Submitting proposals

Proposal must be composed in either MS Word or RTF format with paper size set to A4 and submitted as an attachment to an email (not as part of the mail body of the email) to: limobis@hum.aau.dk

The symposia proposal and each abstract therein should be clearly titled and include the individual paper titles, individual authors’ names (including information about the organiser and the chair) and professional affiliations.

Key dates:

Submission of abstracts (extended deadline): May 31, 2010

Notification of acceptance/rejection: May 31, 2010

Notification of acceptance/rejection of abstracts submitted after April 30: June 28, 2010

Aalborg University · Department of Communication and Psychology · 9220 Aalborg Oest · Denmark · Phone +45 9940 9940 · limobis@hum.aau.dk