Language festival, 28.09.2018 - 29.09.2018, Bratislava - Petržalka, Slovak Republic
First Slovak language festival joining language enthusiasts, polyglots, students, embassies, institutions such as language schools, NGOs, universities to celebrate and get united in diversity.
The main part of the program are different language courses, language and culture related workshops, presentations and cultural program,
The festival originated to reach the following aims:
To create a rich event about languages which until now was missing in Slovakia.
To bring together the richness and diversity of the languages of Europe and the rest of the world.
To present the latest trends (methods, learning tools etc.) in language learning.
To present new ways of learning (the Internet and computer-based learning…)
To give space to organizations, publishers, schools and other institutions working on teaching foreign languages , in order for them to present their fields of activity.
To present languages of Europe and the world taking into consideration minority and small languages.
To deepen the public interest in foreign languages (and cultures).
To contribute to getting rid of xenophobia, racism and nazism.
To discuss linguistics, language politics and language-related problems.
To bring closer to people work with languages: translators, interpreters, editors, teachers, linguists etc.
VENUE: Ekonomická univerzita v Bratislave (Show on map)
TARGET GROUPS: Adults (in general), Business and commerce, General public, Language experts, Language learners, Language teachers, Media, Members of migrant communities / Speakers of minority or regional language(s), Parents, Participants in adult education programmes, Policy deciders/politicians at national, regional or local level, Researchers, Students, Young people (in general)
ADDRESS: Dolnozemská cesta 1/b, 852 35 Bratislava - Petržalka, Slovak Republic
CONTACT NAME: Michal Grodza