International Conference on

English for Specific Purposes in Asia

ESPA-XJTU

Xi'an Jiaotong University
Xi'an, Shaanxi, P. R. China
October 21-23, 2011

 

Xi'an Jiaotong University is pleased to announce that the "3rd International Conference on English for Specific Purposes in Asia" will be held from October 21 to 23, 2011 in Xi'an following the 1st and 2nd ESP in Asia conferences held at Chongqing University in 2009 and Nottingham University, Ningbo China in 2010.

The conference aims to promote interaction and discussion among researchers and teachers interested in ESP teaching and research, which have become more and more important in China as globalization makes academic and professional communication in English essential for many people.

Important Dates

* Deadline for Call for Papers
* Notification of acceptance
* Conference Date
15 July, 2011 Extended to 15 August, 2011
15 August - 15 September, 2011
21 - 23 October, 2011

Conference Organization

Organizer: School of Foreign Studies, Xi'an Jiaotong University
Co-organizers: The Asia-Pacific Association of LSP and Professional Communication
ESP Committee of China Foreign Languages Education
Association
Chinese Journal of ESP
Organizing committee: The Asian ESP Journal
Chongqing University
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
University of International Business and Economics
Beijing Foreign Studies University
University of Nottingham (Ningbo China)
Xi'an Jiaotong University

Contacts

Academic enquires: Dr. Cheng Bing
Email: esp.abstracts@gmail.com
Non-academic enquires: Ms. Zhu Ping, Mr. Chen Libin
Telephone: 029-82665332

Conference website: http://unit.xjtu.edu.cn/espa2011


School of Foreign Studies, Xi'an Jiaotong University