Following the immense success of the first Faces of English conference last year, the Centre for Applied English Studies (CAES) at the University of Hong Kong is delighted to invite you back to participate in our next conference, Faces of English 2: Teaching and Researching Academic and Professional English, which will be held from 1-3 June 2017.
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
Presentation types include: paper, workshop, demonstration, colloquium and poster display. For details of call for proposals, visit http://caes.hku.hk/facesofenglish2/call-for-proposals/.
Please submit abstracts by 1 January 2017.
For more details please visit the conference website: http://caes.hku.hk/facesofenglish2 or Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/caes2017