Thursday, 22

Onsite sessions

8.30 – 9.00 registration – room 2

9.00 -10.00 keynote address/workshop Dr. Mary Risner – room 2

 Improving Proficiency and Career Preparation through Virtual Exchange (VE)

Room 1

10.00 – 10.30 Dubravka Celinšek, University of Primorska, Faculty of Management, Slovenia – moderator

Financial Issues in Fiction (Belles Lettres)


10.30 – 11.00 Ioana Albu, University of Oradea, Romania

Where English Matters: Teaching English at Class – the Romanian Higher Education Setting


Room 2

10.00 – 10.30 Anna Tenieshvili, independent researcher, Georgia – moderator

Application and Combination of Different Foreign Language Teaching Methods  in the ESP Classroom


10.30 – 11.00 Nataša Šelmić, Faculty of Medicine, University of Niš, Serbia

Symmetric and Asymmetric Communication in Teaching English for Medical Purposes


11.00 – 11.30 Refreshment break


Room 1

11.30 – 12.00 Gabriela Chmelíková – moderator, Ľudmila Hurajová, Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovakia

ESP/LSP courses in current higher education context and their contribution to internationalization process


12.00 – 12.30 Zorica Đurović, Faculty of Maritime Studies Kotor, University of Montenegro

Sanja Bauk, Maritime Studies Department, Faculty of Applied Sciences, Durban University of Technology, South Africa

Testing Corpus Linguistics Methods in ESP Vocabulary Teaching 


12.30 – 13.00 Elena Spirovska, South East European University, North Macedonia

Fostering Critical Reading and Critical Thinking Skills through Teaching Practices in the Context of Advanced (EAP) English Courses


13.00 – 13.30 Jelena Basta, Slavica Pejić, Faculty of Economics, University of Niš, Serbia

Students’ Perceptions on the Use of Google Classroom in LSP Learning and its Effects on Developing Linguistic Competences 

Room 2

11.30 – 12.00 Elena Kováčiková, Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovakia – moderator

Jana Luprichova, University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Trnava, Slovakia

CLIL as the Vehicle of Transition from Mono- to Bilingual Instruction at Slovak Universities


12.00 – 12.30 Bardha Gashi, Vocational Education and Training School, Peja, “Kosovo/Serbia”

The Requirement for Enhanced Listening Comprehension in Professional Settings


12.30 – 13.00 Neda Radosavlevikj, SEEU, North Macedonia

Students’ Motivation, Challenges and Experiences in Designing Video Presentations vs Delivering Oral Presentations in an ESP Course for Social Sciences


13.00 – 13.30 Ivana Nešić, Toplica Academy of Professional Studies in Prokuplje, Department for Busines Studies in Blace, Serbia

Kimeta Hamidović, International University of Novi Pazar, Department of Philological Studies, Serbia

Developing a Scale for Assessing Communicative Competence of Students Learning English for Specific Purposes

Online sessions Serbian time 

Zoom room 1

14.30 – 15.30 Evgueniya Lyu, University Grenoble Alpes, France – moderator

Teaching English for Specific Purposes through Case Studies – workshop


15.30 – 16.00 Biljana Naumoska-Sarakinska, “Blaze Koneski” Faculty of Philology, Skopje, North Macedonia

ESP Teaching – Challenges and Practical Solutions


16.00 – 16.30 Irina I. Torubarova, Anna O. Stebletsova, Burdenko Voronezh State Medical University, Voronezh, Russia

Academic Writing Course for Russian Medical Students 


16.30– 17.00 Neda Vidanović Miletić, Faculty of Engineering, University of Kragujevac, Serbia

Marijana Matić, Faculty of Philology and Arts, University of Kragujevac, Serbia

The Impact of Serbian as L1 on English as L2 in an EFL University Classroom


Zoom room 2

14.30 – 15.00 Veronika Kareva, Besa Bytyqi, SEEU, North Macedonia – moderator

Facilitating Legal English Teaching and Learning through SIOP Model


15.00 – 15.30 Suneeta De, Dr B.C.Roy Engineering College Durgapur, Bengal, India

Cross Cultural Communicative Challenges in an East-Indian Class


15.30 – 16.00 Rudneva Maria, Ulanova Kapitolina, RUDN University, Moscow, Russia

International Student Conference as a Means of Developing Academic Communication Skills 


16.00 – 16.30 Anamaria Supuran, Amalia Ana Sturza, Simona Abrudan Caciora, University of Oradea, Romania

Is the Action Learning Approach Suitable for Teaching ESP? The Main Prerequisites for Its Implementation in the Case of Agri-food Students


Zoom room 3

14.30 – 15.00 Elis Kakoulli Constantinou, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus – moderator

Digitalising ESP: Embracing progress, following the trends


15.00 – 15.30 Simona Veronica Abrudan Caciora, Amalia Sturza, University of Oradea,  Romania

Adapting the Contents of the English Language Course to the Linguistic Needs of Beginner Engineers


15.30 – 16.00 Paul Thomas Gahman, Friedrich-Alexander University Nuremberg-Erlangen, Germany

Paul Hobbs-Koch, Friedrich-Alexander University Nuremberg-Erlangen, Germany

Maryna Rebenko, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine

Planning and Development: A B2 Online Computer Science Writing Course


16.00 – 16.30 Iryna Liashenko, Sumy State University, Ukraine

Assessing Oracy in Young Adults’ Vocational Training


19.00 arrival at conference dinner, restaurant Nišlijska mehana


Friday, 23

Onsite sessions

10.00 – 11.00 keynote address/workshop, Dr Mary Risner – room 2

Building Ties between the Academic Community and Industry

Room 1

11.00 – 11.45 Solzica Popovska, Ss Cyril and Methodius University, Republic of Macedonia

Danica Piršl, University of Niš, Serbia

Implementing Emotional Intelligence Activities in the ESP Classroom – workshop


Room 2

11.00 – 11.45 Vanya Katsarska, Bulgarian Air Force Academy, Bulgaria

Cleared for Take-off: from Authentic Aviation Tasks to Communicative Classroom Activities

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11.45 – 12.30 Refreshment break

Room 1

12.30 – 13.00 Daniela Kjirovska-Simjanoska, SEEU, North Macedonia – moderator

Digital Literacy as a Tool for Fostering Engagement and Motivation in Online/Hybrid ESP Classes


13.00 – 13.30 Vesna Stanković, Foreign Language Institute Andreja, Niš, Serbia

The Key to Successful Teaching


13.30 – 14.00 Marijana Marjanovikj-Apostolovski, SEEU, North Macedonia

Incorporating Crucial Transferrable Life-long Skills in an Undergraduate Advanced English Course at the South East European University


14.00 – 15.00 Danica Milošević, Academy of Applied Technical and Preschool Studies, Department in Niš

Zero Waste Policy: A Myth or a Fact – workshop


15.00 – 15.30 Darko Kovačević, University of East Sarajevo, Bosnia and Hercegovina

Design of an ESP Course for the Groups Consisting of Students from Different Departments within Humanities and Social Sciences


Room 2

12.30 – 13.00 Gordana Ignjatović, Faculty of Law, University of Niš, Serbia

ELP/LE for the Judiciary: Instructional Design for Authentic Learning


13.00 – 13.30 Danica Piršl, Faculty of Sport, University of Niš, Serbia

Tea Piršl, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Niš, Serbia

Solzica Popovska, Ss Cyril and Methodius University, Republic of Macedonia

Educational Videos as an Invaluable Teaching Material in ESP for Sports 


13.30 – 14.00 Nina Stanković – moderator, Foreign Language Institute Andreja, Niš, Serbia

The Most Important Things I Have Learned during my First Year of Teaching


14.00 – 15.00 Gordana Ignjatović, Faculty of Law, University of Niš, Serbia

JA Project: ELP/LE for the Judiciary: Classroom Practices for Authentic Learning – workshop


15.00 – 15.30 Božena Horváthová, Trnava University, Trnava, Slovakia

Eva Reid, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia

Implementation and Evaluation of ESP Courses to University Librarians in China and Kazakhstan


15.30 Closing of the conference, discussion