Keynote speakers

Monica Heller  

Professor at Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) of the University of Toronto

Title of plenary talk:
Workforce to Wordforce: language(s) in the globalized new economy

Peter L Patrick

Department of Language and Linguistics at the University of Essex

Title of plenary talk:
Taking an Inch: Raising Standards of Practice in LADO
(Language Analysis for Determination of Origin)

Kirk St. Amant  

Professor and Eunice C. Williamson Endowed Chair of Technical Communication
Louisiana Tech University
Adjunct Professor of International Health and Medical Communication
University of Limerick

Title of plenary talk:
Transnational Business Communication and Links to Uses of New Media