The MATSDA - University of Liverpool 2016 Conference

Authenticity and L2 Materials Development

June 18th-19th, 2016


Invited speakers included:

Gail Ellis, Rod Ellis, Alan Maley, Hitomi Masuhara, Freda Mishan, Julie Moore, Ivor Timmis and Brian Tomlinson.


South Campus Teaching Hub - University of Liverpool


Registration: 08.30 on June 18th and 19th

Conference: 9.00-18.00 on June 18th; 0.900-17.00 on June 19th

Fees (to include lunch and coffee)

Student: £85 (50 for one day)

MATSDA members: £125 (£75 for one day)

Non-members: £150 (£90 for one day)

IMPORTANT NOTICE: No cash payments to be made on the day. To arrange payment by cheque or bank transfer please contact

Matsda Membership


Or contact Susie Pearson at

Offers of Papers

To offer a paper for a forty minute presentation or to offer a poster presentation please contact Brian Tomlinson


Liverpool Waterfront – optional Cultural Walking Tour, Fri 17th June, 4.20pm

For visitors who may be arriving early and would like to explore Liverpool’s Waterfront, a cultural walking tour will take place late afternoon on Friday 17th June, before the conference.  This is an excellent opportunity to get your bearings, learn a bit more about Liverpool’s culture and heritage, as well as meet other delegates.  The Guide can also make suggestions for places to eat around Albert Dock after the tour.

Please book your tour here



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