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International expert meeting

2017.10.14

TALKING ABOUT LANGUAGE AND EMOTIONS AT HOME. EMPOWERING MULTILINGUAL FAMILIES

We are pleased to present to you our expert meeting in the framework of the European project TALES@home

  • Target group: international participants
  • Date and time: 9th of May 2018,  8:45-13:00 + lunch
  • Location: Foyer vzw, Rue des Ateliers 25, 1080 Brussels
  • Language: English
  • Price: no registration fee
  • Registration: please complete the Google Form*
    Note: you have the possibility to participate at dinner on the 8th and a sightseeing tour on the 9th in the afternoon (multicultural neighbourhood of Molenbeek). See registration form.

Content

During this expert meeting participants will exchange research and experience about the use of languages in multilingual families and, more specifically, attitudes and emotions towards languages, learning and their connection to well-being. Research that helps us to understand family dynamics and reported experiences with families are also welcomed. 

Further information: Hilde.desmedt@foyer.be
Project website: www.talesathome.eu   

PROGRAMME

  • 8:45-9:15 Welcome!
  • 9:15 Introduction
  • 9:30 Keynote speakers
  • 10:45 Poster sessions
  • 11:30 Keynote speakers
  • 12:45 Closure / short reflections of policymakers
  • 13:00 Lunch
    (more information will be made available as the planning progresses)

ABSTRACTS

Keynote presentation: Please send your abstract to hilde.desmedt@foyer.be  before the 31st of December 2017, confirmation will be send before the end of January. Use this template.

Poster presentation: Please send your abstract to hilde.desmedt@foyer.be  before the 31st of December 2017, confirmation will be send before the end of January. Use this template

HOW TO REACH THE EXPERT MEETING

Map: 

 

Metro: Graaf van Vlaanderen / Comte de Flandre (line 1 and 5) or Ribaucourt (line 2 and 6)

Travelling by car: parking is rare!