INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: “Language Learning for Professional Purposes in Hospitality and Tourism”.

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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

“Language Learning for Professional Purposes in Hospitality and Tourism”.

November 15-16, 2019
Filoxenia Conference Centre
Nicosia, Cyprus 

Introduction:

The International Conference on Language Learning for Professional Purposes in Hospitality and Tourism, which will be held between November 15 and 16, 2019 at Filoxenia Conference Centre in Nicosia, Cyprus.
The Conference is co-organized by the Higher Hotel Institute Cyprus and the University of Cyprus (the Department of French and European Studies and the Language Centre) with the support of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the French Institute of Cyprus, the Goethe-Institut Cyprus and the Russian Centre for Science and Culture in Nicosia.

Aim:

The conference aims to address the latest methodological developments in teaching and learning foreign languages for professional purposes and expose their relevance and importance to the Hospitality and Tourism Industry.
The conference will include plenary sessions with interventions by invited key-note speakers and parallel workshops on the practical implementation of the proposed methodologies/approaches in different contexts.

Keynote speakers:

  • Mrs. Sonia Figueras, United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)
  • As. Prof. Chantal Parpette, Université Lumière Lyon 2
  • Dr. Karl-Hubert Kiefer, Technische Universität Berlin
  • Prof. Ana Gimeno-Sanz, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
  • Prof. Margarita Rusetskaya, Russian State Institute of Pushkin of Russian Language

Relevant documents:
Conference announcement
Information note for participants
Registration form