Fall Conference information

51st annual FLANC Fall Conference!
Join in the sharing, learning and networking!

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  • Pre-conference webinars on Monday, October 16, through Wednesday, October 18 (8:00 pm - 10:00 pm). Fantastic professional development in the comfort of your own home!   
  • On-site workshops (optional, $30 fee) on Friday, October 20 (6:30-9:30 pm) and Saturday, October 21 (3:00-6:00 pm). Dive deeper into your learning by participating in a Friday and /or Saturday workshop.
  • Over 120 sessions! Two full days of conference on Friday, October 20th, and Saturday, October 21st covering topics, including: Assessment/Feedback, Culture, Authentic Resources, Student Engagement, Methods & Activities, On-line Learning, Advocacy, Technology, College/University Teaching, Research, and Language-specific sessions including Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Latin, and Spanish.
  • Sara-Elizabeth Cottrell will deliver the keynote address during Friday’s luncheon as well as a 50-minute follow-up session. Sara-Elizabeth is a relentless explorer of what truly progressive language education should be and will share her thoughts and learning with us. Get to know Sara-Elizabeth by visiting her blog, musicuentos.com.

  • Conference registration includes a lunch on both Friday and Saturday. Parking is also free at the Sheraton Imperial
  • Hotel update 9/22/2017: We are excited to join the Sheraton Imperial Conference Center - Durham once again for 2017.  The special FLANC Conference rate deadline has now passed.  As of 9/22, the hotel is SOLD OUT.  If you wish to make a hotel reservation, please contact the one of the hotels listed below for options.

Springhill Suites - Chapel Hill: (919) 403-1111

Sleep Inn - Durham/Raleigh Airport: (919) 993-3393

Wingate by Wyndham (919) 941-2854

Comfort Suites - Raleigh (919) 314-1200 


If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact
the 2017 Program Chair, Mary Jo Adams (1vp@flanc.org) or
our Executive Director, Kc. Kasserman (kc.kasserman@flanc.org)