International Conference of Languages (CII 2017) UABC-Tijuana

September 13, 14, and 15, 2017.


On behalf of the Universidad Autónoma de Baja California (UABC) and our Facultad de Idiomas, we welcome you to the 2017 International Languages Conference (CII 2017).

This event will offer a meeting ground for specialists and individuals interested in the field of languages, broadly conceived. Our conference theme—“LANGUAGES IN THE WORLD TODAY: CONTEXTS, PROBLEMS, AND CHALLENGES”—reflects our long-standing commitment to providing an intellectual forum on the study of languages not just throughout the Mexico-United States border region, but in today’s world.

Conference categories and themes: Applied Linguistics; Language Teaching; Language Teacher Education; Language Assessment and Certification; Languages and New Technologies; Language Planning and Policy; and Translation and Interpretation.

The Cuerpos Académicos (CA), faculty, and administrative staff of our Facultad would be greatly honored to have you attend our conference and have you share your reflections and experiences dealing with languages in our world today.



Applied Linguistics


Language Teaching


Language Teacher Education


Language Assessment and Certification


Languages and New Technologies


Language Planning and Policy


Translation and Interpretation


Submission type


Lectures will be 20 minutes long followed by a 10 minute session for questions and comments. A maximum of three authors and two presenters are allowed.


Roundtables will be 80 minutes long. Each proposal will have a moderator responsible of organizing and registering the table. A minimum of four and a maximum of six participants are required.


Workshops will be 50 minutes long followed by a 10 minute session for questions and comments. A maximum of three authors are allowed.


Posters will be displayed during the CII 2017. It is important that the presenter of the poster be available for questions and informal discussion regarding the content of his display at the time of the presentations. A maximum of three authors are allowed.

Registration and submission of proposals

Submission of proposals:

Guidelines for abstracts of contributions, lectures, roundtables, workshops, and posters:

  • Languages: Spanish, English and French

  • Format: Times New Roman, 12, single spaced, no more than 300 words.

  • Content: the abstract must contain the title, importance of the topic, research or proposal objectives, contribution to field of study, results and conclusions of the topic, proposal or research. In the case of the workshops, the activities which will be carried out must be mentioned.

Note: Once the paper has been approved and the acceptance letter received it is necessary to RSVP and attach proof of payment in order to be included in the conference program.

Deadline for submissions: May 30, 2017.

Acceptance letters: June 10-15, 2017.

Confirmation of attendance: July 24-30, 2017.

Best papers will be published in a book. In order for full paper to be revised it must be sent by September 30, 2017

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Lázaro Gabriel Márquez Escudero


María Pérez


Rosío del Carmen Molina Landeros


María del Rocío Domínguez Gaona


Registration Fees

Payment can be done at any UABC campus or by bank deposit.

Bank account information:

Name: Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Baja California
Bank: Banamex
Account number: 6553115
Standardized bank code (Clabe): 002028077465531156
Branch number: 774
Address: Calzada Universidad, Otay

Note: Please write your name and the name of the conference (CII 2017) as a reference at the time of the deposit.


$1,000 MXN

Until July 30, 2017

$1,200 MXN

From August 1, 2017

Students and alumni (*)

$500 MXN

Until July 30, 2017

$700 MXN

From August 1, 2017

Teachers (*)

$700 MXN

Until July 30, 2017

$900 MXN

From August 1, 2017

General audience

$800 MXN

Until July 30, 2017

$1,000 MXN

From August 1, 2017

* Valid ID required



Facultad de Idiomas Tijuana - UABC