10th International Symposium on the Acquisition
of Second Language Speech

April 20th - 22nd 2022
University of Barcelona

Welcome to New Sounds 2022!

The 10th International Symposium on the Acquisition of Second Language Speech (New Sounds 2022) will take place on 20-22 April 2022 at the University of Barcelona. New Sounds gathers researchers from all over the world to discuss issues related to the learning and teaching of second/foreign language (L2) phonetics and phonology.

The conference will cover a variety of themes related to the acquisition of L2 phonetics and phonology, including:

– Speech perception and production
– Theories and models of L2 speech learning
– Phonetics and phonology in second language acquisition
– Acquisition of L2 phonotactics
– Multilingualism and the acquisition of additional languages
– Application of new technologies to pronunciation teaching and learning
– Sociolinguistic, psycholinguistic, and neurolinguistic aspects of L2 speech learning

The New Sounds 2022 organizing committee 

We are planning to hold an in-person conference in Barcelona.

COVID-19 Information HERE

87Days 09Hours 49Minutes 16Seconds

Call for Papers

Find information about abstract submission here!


Do not miss the early bird registration dates!


Check our provisional schedule!

Social Events

Under construction


February 5th, 2022: Deadline to confirm attendance

April 1st, 2022: Deadline to register and pay LATE registration fee

February 15th, 2022: Deadline to register and pay EARLY registration fee

Ocke-Schwen Bohn

University of Aarhus, Denmark

Annie Tremblay

University of Kansas, US

Pilar Prieto

ICREA - Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona