Language Show Live 2014

17 - 19 oct 2014
Olympia, London

Language Show Live 2014

UK's largest dedicated language event

Language Show Live is the UK's biggest event for languages

Language Show Live is the UK's largest dedicated languages event.

It's your chance to join thousands of language learners, teachers, translators, linguists, jobseekers and language professionals for three incredible days.

The event returns to Olympia Central, London from 17-19 October 2014.

Register here for free visitor tickets

Something for every language enthusiast

Cultural performances and demonstrations at Language Show Live

Featuring 130 exhibitors, an extensive seminar programme for language teachers and professionals, incredible cultural performances, career opportunities and so much more - Language Show Live offers wealth of resources to satisfy every language enthusiast.

See the full lineup for 2014

New for 2014!

Language Show Live is the UK's largest event for languages

Now going into it's 26th year - Language Show Live has been refreshed yet again and will include brand new features and areas this year, including:

Are you a primary school teacher looking to gain advice and resources on the new national curriculum and teaching languages at primary level? Find out more

  • 'Born Global Symposium'

Leading UK figures in business and education will join experts from the USA to address an agenda for English-speaking nations that cannot be ignored. More information coming soon...

  • 'Language Leaders Summit'

Baroness Jean Coussins, Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Modern Languages presents the Languages Manifesto, calling for all political parties to recognise the value of language skills. More information coming soon...

An educational and entertaining experience for language learners and enthusiasts exploring the intimate connection between literature and language learning. Find out more


Seminars for teachers and language teachers at Language Show Live

Over 60 different seminars across three days with topics covering Modern Foreign Languages, TEFL and ICT, all FREE to attend.

Check out the full programme

Strictly 1,000 competition

The Strictly 1000 words competition is now closed. A big thank you to all of those who entered the competition.

Finalists will be notified by e-mail by the end of September 2014 and invited to attend Language Show Live 2014.

See the entries and vote for your favourite

Become an Exhibitor


Exhibit at the UK's largest language show and meet almost 9,000 language enthusiasts.

Find out more about exhibiting

Language Show Live video

Watch our short video from the 2013 event and find out what Language Show Live is all about.

Fri 17 Oct 10.00 - 18.00
Sat 18 Oct 10.00 - 18.00
Sun 19 Oct 10.00 - 17.00
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