About APLX 2021

The 2021 Taipei Tech International Conference on Applied Linguistics (APLX 2021), to be hosted by the Department of English at National Taipei University of Technology and Taiwan ESP Association (TESPA) on October 28-29, 2021, will bring together researchers interested in linguistics, language teaching, discourse, SLA, translation and interpretation, bilingual education, cultural studies, and other related fields to report new research findings and exchange innovative ideas. The biennial conference has attracted applied linguists from around the world since 2006. This year, we continue this tradition, hoping to attract a greater number of international researchers and encourage productive exchanges and fruitful interactions among participants.

About Taipei Tech

Taipei Tech (National Taipei University of Technology) was founded in 1911 and is one of the oldest universities in Taiwan. Information about our department and about past conferences is available at our website.

Our campus is conveniently located in the center of Taipei, at the intersection of two MRT lines (Zhongxiao Xinsheng station). An English campus map is available here. The English department is housed in the General Studies building.


TESPA (the Taiwan ESP Association), founded in 2008, aims to create a strong network among teachers, lecturers and professionals and promote ESP education in Taiwan. More information about TESPA is available at their website.