Thursday, 21 October 2021

10.00 – 10.30 Conference opening

Plenary presentations

10.30 – 11.15 Olaf Bärenfänger (University of Leipzig, Germany) „Multilingualism and Multiculturalism - Arqus perspective“

11.15 –12.00 Maria Teresa Zanola (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Milan, Italy) „Multilingualism and Language Policy in Higher Education: facing the challenge“

12.00 – 12.15 Break

12.15 – 13.00 Robert O'Dowd (University of León, Spain) „Reviewing Intercultural Learning Outcomes in Virtual Exchange“

13.00 – 14.00 Break

Parallel Panel Sessions*

14.00 – 15.00 Presentations

Languagy policy section

14.00 – 14.30 Prof. Endre Otto Brunstad (University of Bergen, Norway)

14.30 – 15.00 Simone Klinge (University of Gratz, Austria)

15.00 –15.30 Break

15.30 – 17.00 Presentations

Languagy policy section

15.30 – 16.00 Guadalupe Soriano Barabino (Universidad de Granada, Spain)

16.00 – 16.30 Alessandro Martini (University of Lyon, France) 

*The exact panel sessions timetable, themes and presenters will be announced later, after receiving abstracts.

 

Friday, 22 October 2021

 

Plenary presentations

11.00 – 10.45 Manuel Célio Conceição (Universidade do Algarve, Portugal) “Linguistic diversity and knowledge in Higher Education: an embedded engagement”

11.45 – 11.30 Mireia Trenchs Parera (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain) “Plurilingualism, intercultural sensitivity and new identities in the 21st-century internationalized undergraduate classroom”

11.30 – 11.45 Break

Plenary presentation

 

11.45 – 12.30 Johann Fischer (Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany) “Rethinking language assessment: integrating the four skills in task-based assessment – making language tests more meaningful”

Workshop

11.30 – 13.15 Adam Mastandrea ( Vilnius University, Lithuania) "Disinformation as discourse in the English Language Classroom"

11.15 – 14.00 Break

Parallel Panel Sessions*

14.00 – 15.00 Presentations

15.00 – 15.15 Break

15,00 – 16.45 Presentations

16.45 – 17.00 Break

*The exact panel sessions timetable, themes and presenters will be announced later, after receiving abstracts.

 

Interactive Language Cafés

17.00 – 17.45 English Language Café. Moderator Adam Mastandrea. Invited guests: Svetozar Poštič, Vilnius University; Ovidiu Ivancu, Vilnius University.

17.00 – 17.45 French Language Café. Moderator Vita Valiukienė. Invited guests: Alice Pantel, Senior Lecturer in Hispanic Studies, Vice Dean of  Language Faculty,  Lyon 3, France; Ana Maria Cozma, University of Turku, Finland; Claire Counathes Lignières, Ambassador of France to Lithuania; Cynthia EID, Vice-Présidente de la Fédération internationale des professeurs de français (FIPF).

17.00 – 17.45 German Language Café. Moderator Vaiva Žeimantienė. Invited guests: Eva Seidl, University of Graz, Austria; Jupp Möhring, Leipzig University; Nijolia Buinovskaja, Goethe-Institut Litauen; Heike Zinsmeister, Hamburg University; Eglė Kontutytė, Vilnius University.

17.00 – 17.45 Italian Language Café. Moderator Diego Ardoino.

17.00 –17.45 Lithuanian Language Café. Moderator Inga Hilbig. Invited guests: Virginija Stumbrienė Vilnius University.

17.00 – 17.45 Norwegian Language Café. Moderator Vuk Vukotić. Invited guests: Else Berit Molde, Assistant Professor of Norwegian at the Department of Linguistic, Literary and Aesthetic Studies at UiB, University of Bergen; Ilka Wunderlich, Assistant Professor/University lecturer in Norwegian language and culture, University of Bergen; Pernille Myrvold, Assistant Professor at the Department of Linguistic, Literary and Aesthetic Studies.

17.00 – 17.45 Russian Language Café. Moderator Anastasija Belovodskaja. Invited guests: Stanislav Chernyshov, University of Gratz, Austria; Extra Class Language Centre, Saint Petersburg, Russia; Alla Chernyshova, Extra Class Language Centre, Saint Petersburg, Russia.

17.00 – 17.45 Spanish Language Café. Moderator Carmen Caro Dugo. Invited guests: Adolfo Sánchez Cuadrado, University of Granada, Spain.

 

 

Conference Round up

17. 45 –18.15

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