Join us for the IATEFL International Conference 2020

The IATEFL International Annual Conference and Exhibition each spring is one of the main events in the English Language Teaching calendar. Attended by 3,000 ELT professionals from more than 100 countries, it involves a 4-day programme of around 500 talks, workshops and forums as well as a vibrant social programme. It is a unique opportunity to meet leading trainers, theorists, practising teachers, materials writers and publishers, and exchange ideas with fellow professionals from all sectors of English language teaching and learning.

Alongside the conference is a large resources Exhibition involving over 50 ELT-related exhibitors: your one-stop shop to see all the latest ELT publications and services. Plus, the IATEFL Careers Fair continues to grow in popularity as a one-stop-shop for careers guidance, job opportunities, how-to sessions and much more!

When is the IATEFL Conference?

18-21 April 2020. Pre-Conference Events: 17 April.

Where is the IATEFL Conference?

Manchester Central, Manchester, United Kingdom


Booking information:

Click here for booking information, as well as information on how to pay for your booking, or for someone else's.

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Social media:

  • Keep up to date with the build up to the annual conference, as well as the conference chat during the event on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn: #iatefl2020
  • Watch interviews with plenary speakers, presenters, key individuals in IATEFL and in the English language teaching profession on our IATEFL YouTube channel.