Joint Meeting of the EALTA Special Interest Groups Assessment of Writing and Assessment for Academic Purposes
Friday November 8, 2019, University of Bremen, Germany

The EALTA SIGs Assessment of Writing and Assessment for Academic Purposes invite you to their joint meeting.
The one-day EALTA SIG meeting will consist of presentations by participants, and group discussions on themes emerging before and during the meeting.


We invite proposals for papers or work-in-progress presentations in research areas related to the assessment of writing and/or assessment for academic purposes, and encourage practitioners with an interest in assessment as well as language testing researchers and professionals to attend and share ideas and experiences.

Presentations will be around 30 minutes in total (20 minutes for the presentation + 10 minutes for discussion). The deadline for proposals is Sunday September 15, 2019.
Proposals should include:

  • Name and affiliation of the presenter(s)
  • Title of presentation
  • Abstract (max. 250 words)
  • Contact e-mail

Prospective participants are invited to submit an abstract to the SIG coordinators Peter Holt and Claudia Harsch


Information about acceptance will be given on Tuesday, October 1, 2019, and the preliminary programme will be made public on October 29, 2019.