2018 PLS/IEP Conference

For Educators in Private Language Schools and Intensive English Programs

Saturday, November 10, 2018
CELOP, Boston University


The conference will bring together educators and administrators in Private Language Schools and Intensive English Programs (PLS & IEPs) from across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts working with adult English language learners at all levels. 

Call for Proposals 

The Call for Proposals is now closed. Presenters will be notified by the end of September about proposal acceptance.



8:15-9:00 am - Breakfast & Conference Check-in
9:00-9:50 am - Session 1
10:00-10:50 am - Session 2
11:00-11:50 am - Session 3
LUNCH - Box lunch included with registration fee
1:00-1:50 PM - Session 4
2:00-2:50 pm - Session 5
3:00-3:50 pm - Session 6


Boston University
Center for English Language & Orientation Programs (CELOP)
890 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215


  • Current MATSOL Member - $25.00
  • Non-Member (includes $40 membership) - $65.00
Conference Registration


View MATSOL registration and payment policies.

Exhibitor Registration

Please read our Information for Exhibitors.

  • 1 Table - $100.00
  • 2 Tables - $200.00
Exhibitor Registration


Sponsorship Opportunity

  • Breakfast sponsorship: $1,000 * If you are interested, please contact [email protected].

Sponsors & Exhibitors

MATSOL would like to thank our sponsors and exhibitors:

  • Boston University Center for English Language and Orientation Programs (CELOP) 
  • TBA


This conference is organized by the MATSOL Private Language Schools Special Interest Group

Contact the Conference Committee with questions regarding proposals and conference content: pls[email protected]matsol.org 

Contact the MATSOL Office with questions regarding membership or registration: [email protected]