MOOCs, Language Learning, and Mobility

Dear colleagues,

The Universities of Grenoble Alpes (FR), Alicante (ES) and the Open University (UK) together with Federazione Nazionale Insegnanti Centro di iniziativa per l’Europa (IT) invite you to join the Fourth edition of the International Conference on MOOCs, language learning and mobility. The conference will take place on 9 – 10 October 2020 in Naples in the halls of the Palazzo delle Arti Napoli (PAN), via dei Mille n. 60, Naples a few meters from the enchanting promenade of the city, near the Egg Castle, in an area rich in historical and artistic beauty, served by underground.

Confirmed guest speaker and topic: Alessandra Giglio, University of Dalarna (Sweden), “Designing and implementing a MOOC in macro and micro perspectives”

As in the previous editions, this conference aims to bring together higher education professionals, CALL (Computer assisted language learning) and applied linguists and language technologists from around the world to debate issues relating to three topical areas of research, such as MOOCs, language teaching/learning and student mobility, by providing a forum for exchange of ideas, research outcomes and technical achievements. You can see who should attend the Conference here:

The conference is free to attend but, given the limited number of places, it is requested a registration. Register at .

Confirmation of acceptance or non-registration will be sent by e-mail.


We are now calling for proposals including research-related papers, presentations of case studies and results of EU-financed projects as well as posters on the subject of LMOOCs (Language MOOCs), including language learning and teaching with MOOCs; OER/ OEP for language learning and teaching; and MOOCs and student mobility. Details on how to submit an abstract are in the section Submission of abstracts and papers of the conference website. You can find the conference topics here:

We invite to submit abstracts for a 20-minute presentation or a poster. The conference presentations and posters can be in English, French, Spanish or Italian.

To SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT now please access:

Important Dates:

   – Abstract Submission Deadline: May 10, 2020.
   – Notification of Abstract Acceptance/Rejection: June 15, 2020
   – Final Paper Submission Deadline: October 30, 2020
   – Notification of Paper Acceptance/Rejection: January 9, 2021
For more information on the call for proposals, the Conference Team, the Presentation Guidelines, Abstract & Paper templates and Conference Location please visit

 Stay tuned for updates to the conference program. If you have any enquiries, or wish to be added to the mailing list, please write an email to


All papers will be peer-reviewed by independent, anonymous expert referees for their inclusion at the Collection of the MOOC2MOVE Conferences proceedings, to be published at HAL (, an open-access repository run by the Centre pour la communication scientifique directe, which is part of the CNRS (French National Centre for Scientific Research).

We look forward to your proposal!
Kind regards, 

Giampiero de Cristofaro, Chair of the Conference Organising Committee