The East Coast Organization of Language Testers (ECOLT) represents an East Coast group of professionals, scholars, and students who are involved in language testing projects and research. ECOLT will be held at Georgetown University on Friday, October 28, 2016. The organization supports connections between academia, K-12 education, government, and for-profit and not-for-profit testing organizations. In addition to providing a forum for continued learning and networking, ECOLT strongly supports the work of graduate students. Plenary Speaker Dr. Xiaoming Xi, Educational Testing Service"Defining constructs for different types of assessments and validation challenges" Learn more about the conference here: ECOLT 2016 Cancellation and Refunds Cancellation of registration will be refunded at 90% value (-10% processing fee) until September 27. We regret that we will be unable to provide any refunds after September 27.