- Emilia Ferreiro, National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico
- Gert Rijlaarsdam, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
- David Russell, Iowa State University
Featured Panel on Reference Works:
- Charles Bazerman, University of California, Santa Barbara
- Charles MacArthur, University of Delaware
- Peter Smagorinsky, University of Georgia
Conference Sponsors: Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, University Writing Program of University of California, Davis.For further information, please visit: http://www.writing.ucsb.edu/wrconf08/.