Thursday, February 28, 2013

Pre conference events

  • at 5pm: computer assisted c-test production - more information
  • at 7:30pm: informal pre conference meeting at the restaurant "Stadtwirt - more information

Friday, March 1 2013

8am – 9.30am

Check in

9.30am – 10.30am


10.30am – 11.15am

Key Note I

Why language acquisition research matters

Prof. Dr. Manfred Pienemann, Paderborn University, Germany

11.15am – 11.30am

Coffee Break

11.30am – 12.30pm

Opening Panel Discussion

Was ist eigentlich spezifisch bei Sprachlernprozessen im Hochschulkontext?

Chair: Prof. Dr. Karin Kleppin, Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany

12.30pm – 13.30

served at the cafeteria (Mensa) at the Boulevard, and included in the conference fee

1.30pm – 2.00pm

Opening of the Book Exhibition

2.00pm – 3.20pm

Parallel workshops

3.20pm– 3.50pm

Book exhibition, Coffee Break

3.50pm – 5.10pm

Parallel  workshops

5.10pm – 5.30pm

Book Exhibition, Coffee Break

5.30pm – 6.30pm

Key Note II

Transparency and coherence in learning processes: on the interplay of "shallow" and "deep" structures in ELP-oriented pedagogy 

Prof. Dr. Viljo Kohonen, Tampere University, Finland

6.45 pm - 7.30 pm

Extraordinary General Meeting for AKS Members

8pm – 11pm

Conference Dinner including presentation of the AKS Bremen Research Award for academic work investigating the teaching and learning of foreign languages at higher educational institutions
Registration required

Restaurant Bremer Ratskeller, Am Markt, 28195 Bremen

Saturday, March 2 2013

9am – 10am

Key Note III

Wie kann aus Sprachlernforschung Sprachlehrpraxis werden? Fragen-Konzepte-Beispiele

Prof. Dr. Hans Krings, Bremen University, Germany

10am – 10.30am

Book Exhibition, Coffee Break

10.40am – 11.50am

Parallel workshops


Book Exhibition, Coffee Break


Parallel workshops

1pm – 2pm

Evaluation, Closing

3pm – 5pm

Guided City Tour (ab. 2 hours)
Registration required

Meeting point: Statue of Bremen Roland, Market Square