Pre-conference Events:
—Date: 6th September 2016
—Morning: “Taller práctico de análisis de variable latente en estudios longitudinales”
—Presenter: Albert Sesé Abad (
—Language: Spanish
—Afternoon: “Open sesame: A graphical experiment builder for psychology”
—Presenter: Sebastiaan Mathôt
—Language: English

Assistants to the workshop/s are strongly recommended to bring their own laptops in order to work with data simulations (workshop on latent variable analysis) or to generate basic experiments with OpenSesame. Plugs and Wi-Fi connection will be available in the workshop room.

LEARNING ADDITIONAL LANGUAGES AT HOME AND ABROAD. Experiences leading to multilingualism and internationalisation

09:45 Registration
10:15 Welcome Address
10:30 ‘Motivational trajectories in school-aged learners of English.'
           Elsa Tragant (Universitat de Barcelona)
11:30 Coffee Break
12:00 Paper Session
        12:00  ‘Second language acquisition, study abroad and identity development: A qualitative study of the Erasmus experience.' 
                   José Igor Prieto Arranz (Universitat de les Illes Balears)

        12:30  ‘Turning the EFL classroom into a transcultural workspace: Insights from the teaching perspective.'
                    Karen Jacob (Universitat de les Illes Balears)

        13:00 ‘The effects of English-medium instruction (EMI) on higher education: The case of morphosyntax in economics undergraduates. A 
                   cross-sectional study.' Helena Roquet Pugès (Universitat Internacional de Catalunya i Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
13:30 Lunch break*
15:30 ‘What do language students learn abroad and at home? Language contact in different learning contexts.’ 
          Carmen Pérez Vidal (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
16:30 Coffee Break
17:00 'Integrating language and content in Canadian French immersion programs.'
           Roy Lyster (McGill University)
18:00 End

* Lunch is not included in the registration price.