I C P L A

[ the international clinical phonetics and linguistics association ]

ICPLA holds a biennial Symposium in different countries to allow members to meet and present research papers. The meetings typically last three days and include oral presentations, poster presentations, an ICPLA business meeting, and plenty of opportunity for informal discussions.


ICPLA 17

ICPLA 2018 will be held from 23-25 October, Corinthia San Gorg, St Julians, in Malta. Details of the location are here: https://www.corinthia.com/en/hotels/malta-stgeorgesbay

The conference convenor is Professor Helen Grech, University of Malta.


ICPLA 2016, was held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and was hosted by the Faculty of Health Profession's School of Human Communication Disorders at Dalhousie University.


Past ICPLA Meetings


2016 Halifax

2014 Stockholm

2012 Cork

2010 Oslo

2008 Istanbul

2006 Dubrovnik

2004 Lafayette

2002 Hong Kong

2000 Edinburgh

1999 Montreal 

1997 Neimegen

1996 Munich

1994 New Orleans

1993 Helsinki

1992 London

1991 Cardiff



ICPLA 14 in Cork.