LINGUIST List 30.13

Thu Jan 03 2019

Calls: English; Applied Linguistics, Language Acquisition/Bulgaria

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 02-Jan-2019
From: Vanya Katsarska <>
Subject: “Practical Dimensions of English for Specific and Academic Purposes” Workshop
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Full Title: “Practical Dimensions of English for Specific and Academic Purposes” Workshop
Short Title: ESP workshop

Date: 11-Apr-2019 - 12-Apr-2019
Location: Pleven, Bulgaria
Contact Person: Vanya Katsarska
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Subject Language(s): English

Call Deadline: 03-Mar-2019

Meeting Description:

The ''Practical Dimensions of English for Specific and Academic Purposes'' workshop aims to bring together ESAP teachers and researchers for thought-provoking sessions and discussions on current and emerging trends in ESP and EAP. Time to share and connect with others.

Call for Papers:

Call for Papers and Presentations:

Aviation Faculty, National Military University, Bulgaria cordially invites you to participate and submit a paper to ''Practical Dimensions of English for Specific and Academic Purposes'' Workshop

Dates: 11-12 April 2019
Venue: Military club, town of Pleven, Bulgaria

The workshop is dedicated to:

- Sharing practical ESAP experiences;
- Sharing your ESAP research work;
- Demonstrating ESAP classroom techniques;
- Simulating actual ESAP lessons;
- Discussing successful ESAP assessment practices;
- Presenting how you design ESAP curriculum or syllabus;
- Addressing challenges in developing ESP materials;
- Contributing to efficient classroom management;
- Developing YOU as an ESAP practitioner.


- Interactive session: 30 min.
- Presentation: 20 min. + 10 min. for questions;
- Pecha Kucha - each speaker is allotted only 6min.40sec. to discuss their slideshow of 20 images, each shown for exactly 20 seconds. Experiment with the art of concise presentations - share some professional experience and your sense of humour.
- Panel discussion: Volunteer to become one of the panelists who will raise questions, involve the audience and discuss the topic ''The role of ESP teachers in the contemporary education.''

Publications: Publish your work in the Aviation Faculty conference proceedings with ISSN. Submit your full paper to till 03 March 2019. It will undergo agile and objective scholarly peer-review. You will receive a CD with the conference proceedings in the conference pack at the day of the event.

Abstracts. In case you want to deliver a workshop/presentation without publishing it in the conference proceedings, submit an abstract, about 150 words, and a short bio: by 03 March 2019 to

Acknowledgement: After submission you will be acknowledged of the receipt of the abstract/full paper via an email within three working days.

Notification of acceptance: up to 2 weeks after receiving the abstract / or full paper.

Distinguished Reviewers:

Dr. Daniela Nagy, ''Henri Coanda'' Air Force Academy, Romania
Dr. Svetlana Kumpan, National Academy of the National Guard of Ukraine, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Dr. Smail Benmoussat, University of Tlemcen, Algeria
Dr. Liu Changyuan, Harbin Institute of Technology, China

Page Updated: 03-Jan-2019