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Join us in Liverpool and find us at Stand 11

IATEFL 2019 is just around the corner and the conference promises to showcase some of the best new ideas and research in ELT. Learn more about our range of talks, author meet and greets and daily exhibition stand activities!

Our Talks

We’re holding talks with some of our favourite ELT experts over the 4 day conference. Meet some of our speakers below and explore our full IATEFL programme.

Michael Tomlinson

Michael Tomlinson

Rachel Jefferies

Rachel Jeffries

Silvana De Camilli

Silvana De Camilla

Dan Vincent

Dan Vincent

Scott Thornbury

Scott Thornbury

Ceri Jones

Ceri Jones

Marie Swabey

Marie Therese Swabey

Chris Sowton

Chris Sowton


Explore our full programme


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What's on at Stand 11?

From book signings to cake and bubbly - we have lots happening on our exhibition stand this year. Don't miss out on the chance to win great prizes throughout the week!

Grammar with Cambridge

Tuesday, all day

Grammar Day 

A brand-new edition of the world's best-selling grammar book is here! Visit our stand to check out the fifth edition of Raymond Murphy's English Grammar in Use and try out the ebook with audio.


Spin to Win

All day, every day

From fully loaded goody bags to free Cambridge books and hoodies, pop by Stand 11 to spin our wheel and win some free Cambridge goodies! Plus, be in with a chance to win one of our exclusive golden tickets.


Experts together - bubbly and cake

Wednesday 15:30 - 16:00

Experts Together

Celebrate our three-way collaboration between Cambridge Assessment English, Cambridge University Press and you, the teacher, to create gold-standard official preparation materials for Cambridge English Qualifications and IELTS.

Teacher Development with Cambridge

Teachers are at the heart of everything we do, pop by our stand to have a chat with our Teacher Development team and some of our favourite Cambridge authors.

Tuesday 2nd April

Leo Selivan | 16:25 - 16:55 
Meet the author of the latest Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers title, Lexical Grammar. 

Wednesday 3rd April

Herbert Puchta | 13:30 - 14:00
Meet one of the authors of THiNK and chat to him about teenage learning.

Thursday 4th April

David Crystal | 11:30 - 12:00
David will be signing copies of the new edition of Encyclopedia of the English Language.

Karen Momber, Jo Timerick and Eric Baber | 13:20 - 14:20 Meet and chat to our Teacher Development team.

Ben Goldstein | 13:30 - 14:00 
Ben, co-author of the award-winning Cambridge Handbook, Language Learning with Digital Video, will be on stand to chat and sign copies.

Jill Hadfield and Lindsay Clandfield | 13:45 - 14:15 
Jill and Lindsay will be on stand to sign copies of their popular Cambridge Handbook, Interaction Online.

Scott Thornbury and Alan Maley | 15:50 - 16:20 
Come and talk to ELT experts, Scott and Alan, who will be signing copies of their new Pocket Handbooks, Scott Thornbury’s 101 Grammar Questions, and Alan Maley’s 50 Creative Activities


25% off Cambridge books 

Visit BEBC at Stand 17 any day to take advantage of our exclusive 25% off all Cambridge titles.

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