Panels

The Bailey 2

The conference will also include four plenary panels. The following invited researchers/practitioners will each lead a panel (supported by two other experts), on the themes below. The panel will be 90 minutes (roughly 60 mins presentation and supported by 30 minutes of discussion).

  1. Mike Solly (British Council) – Language(s) for resilience: Inclusive responses to language needs for refugees in the Syria crises.
  2. George Androulakis (University of Thessaly, Vólos) – Migration and schools: Policies for primary and secondary education in Europe.
  3. Francis Giampapa (University of Bristol) – Migration, language learning and Identities: Insights into researching multilingual contexts.
  4. Angela Creese (University of Birmingham) – Translanguaging: Teaching and Learning in the City.