The following group has contributed to the development of the LIAM website and in co-ordinating the project and planning events.

J.C. Beacco, D. Little, R. Rossner and J. Sheils also contributed to the design of the website and drafted introductory texts.

Prof. Jean-Claude BEACCO

Université de la Sorbonne nouvelle, Paris III.


General Delegation for the French language and the languages of France (DGLFLF), Ministry of Culture, Paris.

Univ.-Prof. (em.) Hans-Jürgen KRUMM

University of Vienna, German as a Foreign/ Second Language.


formerly Integrate Ireland Language & Training (IILT), Dublin.


Associate Professor emeritus of Applied Linguistics, Centre for Language and Communication Studies, Trinity College, Dublin.

Dr Lorenzo ROCCA

Centro per la Valutazione e le Certificazioni Linguistiche (CVCL), Università per Stranieri di Perugia / Chair of the ALTE SIG-LAMI group

Mr. Richard ROSSNER

Co-founder of EAQUALS and Consultant (Evaluation and Accreditation of Quality in Language Services - UK

Mr. Joseph SHEILS

Former Head of the Language Policy Division, Council of Europe, Strasbourg.

Key terms section Key terms section

Selection of key terms linked to short papers discussing concepts and approaches or introducing tools

Language Policy Portal