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Information on Registration will be posted here. Please check back later .The Registration fee includes coffee breaks, and conference materials. Lunch is not included and may be purchased at one of the many establishments nearby.

Informacion acerca del proceso de inscripciĆ³n se encontrar? aqui. Por favor ingrese despues.
La tarifa de inscripciĆ³n incluye los tiempos de cafe y los materiales de la conferencia. El almuerzo no esta incluido pero lo pueden conseguir en alguno de los muchos establecimientos cercanos.


  Pre-Registration On-Site
A. SCL/SPCL Members//Miembros de la SCL/SPCL
B. SCL/SPCL Student Members//Estudiantes Miembros de la SCL/SPCL
C. Costa-Rica-Based (Observers)//Costarricenses (Observadores)
(limit 3 days per person, not for presenters)//Observadores. Pase de un dia (3 dias por persona como limite)
D. One-Day Observer Pass
Conference Extras:    
Conference Dinner (Heredia)    
Cocktail/Cultural Activity (Limón)    
Conference Lunch    
Transportation to/from Limón (round trip) US$30 US$30
Please see Society and Conference Rules
Regulaciones del Congreso y de la Sociedad


Proceed to Conference Registration >

Register here



Guest Speaker

Guest Speakers

J. Diego Quesada, Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica

Dr. Quesada got his B.A. in English in 1986 and his Master's in Linguistics in 1989 at the University of Costa Rica Read More»



Host University
The Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica (UNA) is one of five public universities in Costa Rica, with the main campus located in the city of Heredia. Learn more»

Heredia, Heredia Province
One of Costa Rica's most historical cities, founded in 1705 and nicknamed "City of Flowers". Located in central Costa Rica amidst vast coffee plantations and lush greenery. Learn more»

important dates

Important Dates

Early Bird Abstracts:
30 October 2017

Early Notification of acceptance:
20 December 2017

Deadline for Abstracts:
15 February 2018
Extended to March 17

Notification of acceptance:
15 April 2018

Submission of full papers:
12 August 2018

useful info

Social Programme

Conference Dinner
Field Trip
Cultural Event


social programme

Useful Information

Before you go:
- Airlines flying to Costa Rica
- Airport > Juan Santamaría International (SJO), San José
- Entry Requirements
- Visas by Nationality
- Yellow Fever Vaccination

Arriving in Costa Rica:
Click here to learn about airport transfers, currency
mobile devices, getting around, shopping etc.