On June 6, Ján Zozuľak, professor from the Konstantin the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovakia, visited HSE-Perm. The professor delivered a short lecture on the history of his city. Next year students in history from HSE-Perm will be able to go to Nitra on an exchange through the Erasmus+ programme.
The Department of Foreign Languages of the Higher School of Economics—Perm held an annual interdisciplinary student conference iTELL on February 27. Participants presented more than 30 reports and shared their research results.
From 7th to 9th December 2018, the first conference of EADH, the European Association for Digital Humanities, was held in Ireland. One of the participants was Dinara Gagarina, head of the HSE-Perm’s Department of Humanities. Dinara shared her impressions of the event.
Marina Sheveleva and Elena Kostareva Spoke at The “Cross-cultural Communication Strategies in the Modern World: Language, Education and Culture” Conference
On 7 and 8 December 2018, Marina Sheveleva, head of the School of Foreign Languages, and Associate Professor Elena Kostareva took part in the 4th International Conference “Cross-cultural Communication Strategies in the Modern World: Language, Education and Culture”.
The KEOD 2018 conference was held between September 18th and 21st at the University of Seville (Spain) as part of the joint IC3K conference on knowledge engineering and ontology development. This conference is a unique forum where researchers from universities and research groups, as well as industry representatives and IT companies (ACM, OMG, etc.) come together.
Associate Professor of HSE-Perm’s Department of IT in Business Participated in International Exhibition WETEX 2018
Between October 23rd and 25th, 2018, the 20th WETEX 2018 exhibition took place in Dubai, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. This event was attended by Aleksey Kychkin, Associate Professor of HSE-Perm’s Department of IT in Business, and head of the Cyber Physical Systems research group.
‘Innovative Methods of Increasing Students’ Motivation’: Seminar for Faculty of School of Foreign Languages at HSE Perm
At the invitation of the School of Foreign Languages, Australian teacher trainer James Thomas visited HSE Perm as part of the ‘Teaching Excellence Initiative’ programme. On September 28, the professor conducted a seminar on ‘Teaching L2 Writing’ for the School’s faculty.
On April 11-13 the world econometrics championship, ‘Econometric Game 2018’ took place in Amsterdam. HSE-Perm was represented by undergraduate and Master’s students.
The 5th Writing Symposium took place on April 5-6 in Göttingen (Germany). It was dedicated to integrating multilingual writing in international universities.