Conference Program

13th Annual International Conference on Languages & Linguistics
Program (Athens Local Time)
(*In the program presentations are included from all the subjects scheduled to be presented in parallel)
(Note: each presentation includes at least 10 minutes for questions and discussions if available)

Monday 6 July 2020

09.00-09.30
Registration


09.30-10.00
Opening and Welcoming Remarks:

  • Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER
  • Zoi Philippakos, Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA & Co-Editor, Athens Journal of Education.

10.00-10.30
Bilyana Shuman, Lecturer, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
Title: Extreme Case Formulations (ECFs) in Children’s Interactions. (PowerPoint)


10.30-11.00
Hongxin Zhang, Associate Professor, Zhejiang University, China.
Title: Distribution of POS-Perspective Valency Patterns. (PowerPoint)


11.00-11.30
Silvia Annen, Senior Researcher, Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training, Germany.
Title: The Worth of Foreign Qualifications and Skills in the Canadian and German Labour Markets. (PowerPoint)


11.30-12.00
Marijana Horvat, Head, Department of the History of Croatian Language and Historical Lexicography and Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Croatian Language and Linguistics, Croatia.
Martina Kramaric, Research Associate, Institute of Croatian Language and Linguistics, Croatia.
Title: Retro-Digitization of Croatian Pre-Standard Grammars. (PowerPoint)


12.00-12.30
Ahmad Nazari, Director of Language Centre, Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), Qatar
Title: The Principles of Instructed Language Learning: EFL Teachers’ and Learners’ Perceptions. (PowerPoint)


12:30-13:00
Annamaria Peri, Academic Assistant, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany.
Title: Epic Similes in Oppian’s Halieutica, Book 5. (PowerPoint)


13:00-13:30
Abdulghani Muthanna, Associate Professor, Oslo Metropolitan University, Norway.
Title: The Need for Constructing Teaching Philosophy Statements: Higher Teacher Education Programs in Yemen.  (PowerPoint)


13:30-14:00
Estefania Sanchez Aunon, Part-time Professor, University of Murcia, Spain.
Title: Raising High School Learners’ Awareness on Bullying in the English Lessons by means of Cinema. (PowerPoint)


14:00-14:30
Domingos Pinto de Franca, Professor, Secretaria de Estado de Educação, Esporte e Lazer – SEDUC, Brazil.
Title: A Bakhtinian Look at Production Writing of High School Students: Argumentary Processes. (PowerPoint)


14:30-15:00
Simone de Jesus Padilha, Associate Professor, Federal University of Mato Grosso, Brazil.
Title: Contributions from Bakhtinian Studies for Sign Language Area in Mato Grosso, Brazil. (PowerPoint)


15:00-15:30
Casey Taliancich-Klinger, Assistant Professor, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, USA.
Title: Cross Linguistic Analysis of Narrative Skills in Spanish-English Speaking Children. (PowerPoint)


15.30-16.00
Kai Greene, Assistant Professor, California State University, Dominguez Hills, USA.
Title: Ability, Frequency, and Accuracy: Spanish-English Pre-schoolers’ Code-Mixing Patterns Based on a Semantic Screener. (PowerPoint)


21:30-23:00
Greek Night
(The event did not take place due to the limited number of attendance. Those who paid and were not able to attend will be offered a free voucher according to our policy: https://www.atiner.gr/coronavirus)


Tuesday 7 July 2020

08:00-10:30 Urban Walk
(The event did not take place due to the limited number of attendance. Those who paid and were not able to attend will be offered a free voucher according to our policy: https://www.atiner.gr/coronavirus)


10.30-11.00
Abdelfattah Mazari, Associate Professor, Mohammed First University, Morocco.
Title: The Importance of Teaching ESP for Scientific Students.  


11.00-11.30
Marija Liudvika Drazdauskiene, Professor, Wszechnica Polska, Poland.
Title: An Idea of Higher Education Renewal.  


11.30-12.00
Qirui Xue, Postgraduate Student, Harbin Engineering University, China.
Dan Cui, Associate Professor, Harbin Engineering University, China.
Title: Research on Memes in China from the Perspective of Multimodal Metaphor.  


12.00-12.30
Maria Rosaria D’Acierno, Associate Professor, Università degli Studi di Napoli “Parthenope”, Italy.
Title: Language and Culture During the Foreign Language Learning Process 


12.30-13.00
Jia Song, Second Language Teacher, The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
Title: Shared Storybook Reading Intervention with Vocabulary Growth of Young English Language Learners Living in Low Socioeconomic Status.  


13.00-13.30
Dan Cui, Associate Professor, Harbin Engineering University, China.
Bei Li, Postgraduate Student, Harbin Engineering University, China.
Title: Analysis on the Textual Coherent Function of Metaphor in News. 


13.30-14.00
Dianyong Zhu, Associate Professor, Harbin Engineering University, China.
Chao Wang, Postgraduate Student, Harbin Engineering University, China.
Title: The Study of Translation from the Perspective of Pragmatics. 


14.00-14.30
Jennifer Musgrove, Lecturer, Iowa State University, USA.
Sockwun Phng
, IGCSE Coordinator and Teacher, Desheng School (International), China.
Title: “Non” Sense: Utilizing Second Language Identities in the Language Classroom. 


14.30-15.00
Mauricio A. Figueroa, Assistant Professor, University of Concepción, Chile.
Title: The Vowel System in Kawesqar: Quantifying Category Overlap and the Status of Glides. 


15.00-15.30
Sara Quintero-Ramirez, Professor / Researcher, University of Guadalajara, Mexico.
Title: Textual Features of Chess Chronicles in Newspaper Articles. 


15.30-16.00
Jeremie Bisaillon, PhD Student, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada.
Stéphane Villeneuve, Professor, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada.
Isabelle Plante, Professor, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada.
Title: Does Cyberbullying of University Professors Have a Gender? Quantitative Results of a Mixed-Method Research. 


16.00-16.30
Stéphane Villeneuve, Professor, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada.
Jeremie Bisaillon
, PhD Student, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada.
Isabelle Plante, Professor, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada.
Title: Cyberbullying of University Professors: Causes, Consequences and Solutions 


16.30-17.00
Augusto Rojas, Associate Professor, St. Cloud State University, USA.
Title: Undocumented Students in Colleges and Universities in America: A New Reality in the Donald Trump Government. 


17.00-17.30
John Ryan, Associate Professor, University of Northern Colorado, USA.
Victor Parra-Guinaldo, Assistant Professor, American University of Sharjah, UAE.
Title: Spanish and Italian Diminutives Compared: Two Alternatives of a Single Diasystem. 


20:00-21:30
Dinner
(The event did not take place due to the limited number of attendance. Those who paid and were not able to attend will be offered a free voucher according to our policy: https://www.atiner.gr/coronavirus)


Wednesday 8 July 2020
Educational Islands Cruise

(The event did not take place due to the limited number of attendance. Those who paid and were not able to attend will be offered a free voucher according to our policy: https://www.atiner.gr/coronavirus)

Thursday 9 July 2020
Delphi Tour

(The event did not take place due to the limited number of attendance. Those who paid and were not able to attend will be offered a free voucher according to our policy: https://www.atiner.gr/coronavirus)


* ATINER does not have the administration and infrastructure capacity to organize separate online conferences for each one that is planned every week. Instead, an attempt has been made to have one online event for the given week.