Language OER Conference

What is the Language OER Conference?

The goal of the Language OER Conference is to provide a venue to showcase large-scale language OER and to exchange information on topics related to OER production and adoption. The annual event is sponsored by the Open Language Resource Center and the Center for Open Educational Resources and Language Learning and takes place as an extension of Open Education Week.

The 2023 Language OER conference will take place on Saturday, March 11th, 2023 via Zoom.  Click on the Conference Highlights at the bottom of this page to view the programs and recordings from previous conferences.

Call for Proposals now open! 

We invite K-16 faculty, academic staff and graduate students to participate in two major streams of inquiry related to Open Educational Resources (OER) for language learning and teaching:

  • 15-minute lightning presentations showcasing large-scale language OER projects
  • 30-minute explorations of issues related to OER production and adoption 

Submit your proposal

The deadline for proposal submission is Monday, January 2, 2023.
Notification of acceptance will be provided by Friday, January 13, 2023.


This conference is offered to all interested participants at no cost, but all presenters and participants must register to attend. Registration will close as 12 p.m. CST on Friday, March 10th.

Register for the conference