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Faces of English 2: Teaching and Researching Academic and Professional English

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Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 10:07am to Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 11:07am

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 Faces of English 2: Teaching and Researching Academic and Professional English 
      Location:Hong Kong, Hong KongStart Date:01-Jun-2017 - 03-Jun-2017Contact:Sherri ChengMeeting Email:click here to access emailMeeting URL:http://caes.hku.hk/facesofenglish2Meeting Description:The conference highlights the rich diversity of approaches to understanding English and the range of contexts in which it is taught, studied and used across the globe. It aims to bring together teachers, researchers, students and curriculum designers to share their ideas and their passions about these topics in a lively, stimulating and productive atmosphere.

Five distinguished scholars involved in EAP and ESP teaching and research have confirmed as plenary speakers:

- Professor Vijay Bhatia
- Professor Janet Holmes
- Professor Ken Hyland
- Professor Anna Mauranen
- Professor John Swales

In addition, a number of renowned scholars in the field have confirmed as featured speakers:

- Dr Gail Forey
- Professor Azirah Hashim
- Professor Ann Johns
- Dr. Jane Lockwood
- Professor Brian Paltridge

 

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