The 11th International Symposium on Bilingualism Conference will take place at the University of Limerick, Ireland on 11-15th June 2017.




Information on travel to the University of Limerick from all major Irish airports.


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Helpful information

Helpful information on Ireland including currency, climate, emergency details and more.


International Symposium on Bilingualism history


ISB International Steering Committee Ad Backus (President) Mila Schwartz (Secretary) José Camacho (Chair of ISB10) Tadhg Ó hIfearnáin (Chair of ISB11) Li Wei (elected member) Margaret Deuchar (elected member)   ISB11 Local Committee Tadhg Ó hIfearnáin (Irish Language and Linguistics) Máiréad Moriarty (Applied Linguistics) William O’Connor (Neurosciences) Aileen Wright (Clinical Language Therapies) Andrew Shorten (Politics and … Continue reading Committees

Poster Presentations

Guidelines for poster presentations Poster presentations are organised in poster sessions. Each session will be scheduled on a specific day at a specific time. Each session has a display day (the actual date of display) as well as the an ‘authors in attendance time’ when the author(s) will be available to discuss their work. Your … Continue reading Poster Presentations

UL campus information

University of Limerick The University is situated on a superb riverside campus of over 133 hectares with the River Shannon as a unifying focal point. Outstanding recreational, cultural and sporting facilities further enhance this exceptional learning and working environment. The University of Limerick campus is located 5km from Limerick City. The University is a smarter … Continue reading UL campus information