BESIG 2021 Annual Conference: Business as usual

Join the IATEFL Business English SIG for their 34th annual conference which will be held from 12 - 14 November 2021, online.

We will bring you the best in business English talks, workshops and panels. Our worldwide members and sponsors join together for three days of learning, sharing and networking.

Come help shape the future of business English by presenting, collaborating and connecting in good company as we get back to Business as usual.

To submit a proposal to speak at this event please visit You must be a current IATEFL BESIG member to submit a proposal.

  • If you are not a member of IATEFL and would like to be added to a list of delegates who may be able to benefit from donated registration fees, please email [email protected].
  • Please note that there is no guarantee that your registration fee will be covered. If your fee is not covered, you will be contacted in early November and asked to pay if you still want to attend.

  • If you are an IATEFL or BESIG member who is able to donate to support your fellow teachers attendance we are very grateful for your support.

  • Any money donated will be used specifically for the purposes of supporting others to attend.

  • If there is no uptake, your donation will be used for a specific purpose to support the work of IATEFL BESIG.


IATEFL members need to login before registering for this event in order to receive the member discount.

Non members wishing to register for this event must hold a user account with us. If you don't already have a user account then create one by clicking 'Login' at the top left of the screen, then select “create new account”. This is free and is quick and easy to do.

Booking fees will increase to the standard rate for those delegates who book but do not pay by the earlybird deadline.

To view the IATEFL event terms and conditions please click here


Event details

Event type:

SIG Event
Business English


12/11/2021 - 09:00 until 14/11/2021 - 18:00 UK time

United Kingdom


Earlybird: 2 August - 17 September
10 GBP for members
20 GBP for non-members

18 September – 10 November
15 GBP for members
25 GBP for non-members

Please ensure you are logged in to your member dashboard to receive the IATEFL member discount

You can donate to allow non members to attend the event for free - just select that option when you register.