We are pleased to welcome you to the IATEFL BESIG website. Here we have the most complete, comprehensive, and current information and resources for business English practitioners. This collection of top talks, materials, and insights from the largest organization of BE professionals around the world is available to our valued members. We invite you to follow us on our social media channels and to take part in our online events to see what IATEFL BESIG offers you.

Mark your calendar for 3-5 November 2023 for the 36th IATEFL BESIG Annual Conference in Stuttgart, Germany. For more information, follow the link below.

Maria & Rob

IATEFL BESIG Joint Coordinators

For call for proposals, guidelines, registration and further information, click here.

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36th IATEFL BESIG Annual Conference: Business Intelligence

Join IATEFL Business English Special Interest Group (BESIG) for our 2023 face-to-face on 3-5 November 2023.

IATEFL BESIG’s annual conference, offers 3 days of face-to-face, interactive talks, workshops, and networking with some of the best business English professionals from around the world. Our sessions, brimming with relevant and meaningful activities will inspire you with our line-up of  experienced BE professionals from a variety of teaching contexts, backgrounds and cultures. You will no doubt take away many new, innovative and practical ideas, and build your professional network in the process.

Spaces are limited so be sure to register early.


Business Issues

With over 100 volumes of Business Issues, you can stay up-to-date on the latest information and best practices.


IATEFL BESIG holds a large amount of archived material, including past newsletters and recordings from various online events. These are available in the members-only area.


As one of the largest global networks of BE professionals, we offer the best source of networking for our members today.


IATEFL BESIG offers scholarships to promote professional development and support greater cooperation and interaction within the global BE community.

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