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XV CercleS International Conference
XV CercleS International Conference
21 IX 2018, 07:22:00


"Broad Perspectives on Language Education in the Globalized World”

6-8 September 2018, Poznan University of Technology


Between 6-8 September, 2018, Poznan University of Technology played host to the XV International CercleS Conference. The conference was organized by the Centre of Languages ​​and Communication at Poznan University of Technology.

The conference topics revolved around the following areas: adaptation of curricula to the needs of digital natives, the changing role of the teacher (LSP, CLIL), assessment, self-assessment and certification, European projects in higher education, the role of non-governmental organizations in building intercultural awareness, supporting intercultural interactions in students, building communication skills in students, contemporary trends in language education, preparing students to participate in international programmes, management of language centres, promoting self-awareness and self-discipline in acquiring a foreign language, discovering new paths in glottodidactics, the role of e-learning and new media in language acquisition.

The conference was preceded by a series of pre-conference workshops.

The main event was attended by representatives of 23 countries from around the world.

The conference organizers would like to thank all the plenary speakers, talk and workshop presenters and all the participants for making this event a true success story.    


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