The symposium aims at:
Attracting researchers in the different disciplines of Applied Linguistics to share their ideas, research findings and best practices with their colleagues around the Kingdom;
Raising academics’ awareness regarding the present and future trends of English language teaching in KSA;
Addressing topical issues in applied linguistics research and practice, covering the major disciplines of the field at the level of theory and practice;
Disseminating knowledge related to state -of –the- art research trends and recent publications in applied linguistics;
Inviting researchers and practitioners in in fields related to applied linguistics to address issues of common concern.