Ethiopia is set to host the 15th Conference on Theoretical Issues in Sign Language Research (TISLR 15) with the compelling theme, “Using Sign Language is the Future; the Future is Using Sign Language.” This conference promises to be a significant gathering, bringing together experts and enthusiasts from diverse corners of the globe to delve into the theoretical aspects of sign language research. 

The event is expected to feature an impressive lineup of speakers, with five distinguished groups of invited participants hailing from various parts of the world. These speakers are anticipated to contribute valuable insights and perspectives, reflecting the international scope and collaborative nature of sign language research. The thematic focus on the future of sign language usage underscores a forward-looking approach, encouraging discussions and explorations that not only delve into the theoretical underpinnings of sign language but also contemplate its evolving role in the broader context of global communication.