NOTE: PLL4 has been postponed. Originally scheduled for June 2020, PLL4 has been rescheduled to June 2022.
Registration will re-open in November, 2021.
Conference Fee Structure (under review, to be updated as appropriate)
Early Registration Fees (Nov. 1 2021 – January 15, 2022)
$299 – Main Conference Registration – IAPLL Member
$399 – Main Conference Registration – IAPLL Non-Member
$199 – Main Conference Registration – IAPLL Student Member (with proof of student status)
$229 – Main Conference Registration – IAPLL Student Non-Member (with proof of student status)
$150 - One day registration fee Thursday or Friday (IAPLL member)
$200 - One day registration fee Thursday or Friday (IAPLL non-member)
$125 - One day registration fee Saturday (includes excursion)
Late Registration (after January 15, 2022)
$399 – Main Conference Registration – IAPLL Member
$475 – Main Conference Registration – IAPLL Non-Member
$250 – Main Conference Registration – IAPLL Student Member (with proof of student status)
$275 – Main Conference Registration – IAPLL Student Non-Member (with proof of student status)
$200 - One day registration fee Thursday or Friday (IAPLL member)
$250 - One day registration fee Thursday or Friday (IAPLL non-member)
$175 - One day registration fee Saturday (includes excursion)
$60 IAPLL Membership Fee
$30 IAPLL Student Membership Fee
Optional Pre-Conference (June 22, 2022)
Mobilizing Positive Psychology in SLA. This day-long event will feature leading scholars in the field as plenary speakers, presentations of completed projects, works-in progress and new projects as idea posters that focus on the theme of positive psychology in SLA.
$40 Pre-Conference Registration (early bird fee, until January 15)
$135 Pre-Conference Registration (regular/late fee, after January 15)
Companion Fees (for those not attending the conference):
We are working with Destination Cape Breton to construct a fantastic tourist experience for companions not attending the conference. More information will be available on IAPLL as details are worked out.
$30 - Thursday (includes opening reception),
$30 - Friday (includes conference dinner)
$30 - Saturday (includes excursion)
The working language of the conference is English; submissions should be written in English.
All proposals will be adjudicated anonymously by the PLL4 Scientific Committee. Submissions will be evaluated for their contribution to the field in terms of quality of content, thematic relevance, quality of abstract (organization, clarity of expression).
Notice of Conference Postponement from 2020 to 2021: sent March 30, 2020
Notice of Conference Postponement to 2022: sent March 29, 2021
- 2nd call for proposals issued March 29, 2021
- Submission System Opens: May 15, 2021
- Submission Deadline: September 15, 2021
- Notice of Acceptance: End of October 2021.
- Mobilizing Positive Psychology Pre-Conference, June 22, 2022
- Main Conference, June 23 – 25, 2022
Registration system opens November 1, 2021
Early-bird registration ends: (Jan 15, 2022, fees increase after that date)
Pre-Conference: June 23, 2022 (Wednesday)
Main Conference Opens: June 24, 2021 (Thursday)
Conference Dinner: June 25, 2021 (Friday)
Conference Concludes: June 26, 2021 (Saturday)
Post-Conference Workshops: June 27, 2021 (Sunday)
All presenters and attendees at conference events must register and pay the required fee. Entry to all conference activities requires a valid conference badge, available at the registration desk. Guests of conference participants are permitted to attend the excursion and the conference banquet if they pay the designated fee.
Presenters who are scheduled to present, but find that they are unable to attend, must provide notice to the conference organizers (PLL4.Conference@gmail.com) and may be eligible for a partial refund of fees paid. Those who do not show up without providing prior notice will have their names forwarded to organizers of future PLL conferences who may decide to exclude “no shows” from future PLL conferences.
Refunds for registration fees will be pro-rated prior to the conference depending on the notice given, as follows:
Until end of March - 85% refund
During April – 75% refund
During May – 60% refund
Until June 17 – 50% refund
After June 18 or ‘no show’, no refund
PLL4 conferences participants agree to abide by all policies of the host institution (Cape Breton University) and the other venues being used, including but not limited to the non-smoking policy, violence prevention policies, and those pertaining to Safety and Respect. Consult the CBU website for relevant policies.
Conference attendees may have their photos taken and posted on social media.
Please email queries to: PLL4.firstname.lastname@example.org
First time visitors to Cape Breton are encouraged to visit www.cbisland.com
We look forward to welcoming you to beautiful Cape Breton Island in June 2022, come early and stay a while!
PLL4 Conference Organizer