Oréll was the Gold Sponsor and Exhibitor at The Fourth International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca (ELF4 ) organized by Research Center into Language Education and Acquisition in Multilingual Societies (RECLEAMS) from 26-28 May 2011 and held at The Hong Kong Institute of Education.
The fourth international conference on English as a Lingua Franca follows on from the highly successful first three conferences in the series, held at the universities of Helsinki (2008),Southampton (2009) and Vienna (2010). This is the first time the conference will be held outside Europe.
ELF and Language Policy
ELF and Language Education
Describing ELF and Collecting ELF Corpora
The Sociolinguistics of ELF
Contact Languages and ELF
ELF and Multilingualism
Distinguished Plenary Speaker
Professor Henry Widdowson
Prof Kingsley Bolton - City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Prof Fuad Abdul Hamied - Indonesia University of Education, Indonesia
Prof Nobuyuki Honna - Aoyama Gakuin University, Japan
Prof Jennifer Jenkins - University of Southampton, UK
Prof Anna Mauranen - University of Helsinki, Finland
Prof Barbara Seidlhofer - University of Vienna, Austria