The Theoretical Issues in Sign Language Research Conference (TISLR), which is held once about every three years, took place at Purdue University in Indiana on September 30-October 2, 2010.
The Japanese Association of Sign Linguistics（JASL）will hold the first session this year at the National Institute of Informatics in Tokyo on Saturday, June 25, 2011, 13:00-17:00.
Two speakers who attended TISLR will be invited to explain the current trend in sign language linguistics field from a international point of view: MORI Soya of the Institute of Developing Economies and HARA Daisuke of Toyota Technological Institute.
JASL Member: free
Non-member: 1000 yen
Interpretation by JSL and spoken Japanese will be offered.