Welcome to English for Specific Purposes Conference
at ITMO University,
St. Petersburg, Russia
ITMO University invites you to participate in the International Online Conference “More than ESP”. The Conference is devoted to the vital issue of adapting English for Specific Purposes teaching methods to today’s student profile. “More than ESP” traditionally gathers participants from multifaceted spheres, both academic and business. Our workshops will provide a valuable opportunity to gain practical knowledge in dealing with multiple challenges of teaching ESP to students of various majors.
Participation in the Conference will be especially beneficial for university faculty staff members teaching English in non-linguistic institutions, as well as for those using English-Medium Instruction. EL professionals employed in private language schools will also find participation useful and rewarding.
5 reasons to visit
- Hands-on workshops and sessions on the relevant ESP topics
- Leading experts in the field
- Ample online networking opportunities during speed networking sessions
- 200+ participants
- Access to the recordings of the conference
The dates for the next conference are TBC. Sign up for updates and we’ll let you know via email when the early bird registration opens!
EXPERTS OF 2021 CONFERENCE
EMI Coordinator, ITMO University, Russia
Business Owner, English for the Job, LLC English Language Specialist, USA
Head of Digital Humanities Lab, ITMO University, Russia
ELT teacher trainer, textbook author & editor Macmillan Education, USA
Head of the Foreign Language Training Center, ITMO University, Russia
Teacher trainer & materials writer Cambridge University Press, UK
Ida Grbic Ivanovic
Regional Business Development Manager Career‑Focused Education, Pearson, Croatia
Associate Professor, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Elis Kakoulli Constantinou
English language instructor, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
Learn about our Program and Organizing Committees.
PARTICIPANTS OF 2021 CONFERENCE
"I am really thrilled to have been in the company of wonderful experts from different fields, and this is one more thing that I value your conference for!"
"I really enjoyed the Round Table discussion"
"It was nice to meet so many enthusiasts of ESP in one place. I greatly enjoyed the friendly and highly professional atmosphere of the conference, all the sessions I attended were practice-oriented, very productive and motivating"
"Both the organization and sessions were superb"