Symposium schedule | Day 2

All registered participants can login to the video streaming for both tracks on Day 2 through the following link using the name and email with which they registered. The link will be open on Friday 22 October from 09.00 (CET).

All times given are Central European Time. Please check your own zone for time differences.


The Slack channels for each session of the Symposium are via: 
All registered participants receive an invitation by email to join the Slack channels. The Slack channels are now open with the speakers’ responses to questions put to them. The channels remain open after the event.


Day 2 | Friday 22 October 2021

Time Event
09.20 - 09.30 hrs. Opening Robert Wilkinson
09.30-10.15 hrs.  Academic presentations

Englishization in East Asia

Presentation 1
Eun Gyong (E.G.) Kim (KAIST, South Korea):
The Englishization at a Korean science and engineering school

Presentation 2
Tho Vo (University of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam):
EMI implementation and the promotion of English use in a Vietnamese higher education context

Presentation 3
Keiko Tsuchiya (Yokohama City University, Japan): English education policy in Japan

Moderator: Annette Bradford (Oxford EMI, Singapore)

10.15 -10.30 hrs.  Break 
10.30 - 11.15 hrs. On the spot/interview

Philippe Van Parijs (Université de Louvain, Belgium):
Englishization as trap and lifeline

Moderator: René Gabriëls (Maastricht University, Netherlands)

11.15 -11.30 hrs.  Break 
Parallel Sessions
Track 1
11.30-12.15 hrs.

Emma Dafouz (Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain) & Ute Smit (University of Vienna, Austria):

Englishisation in Higher Education: Insights from the ROAD-MAPPING framework

Moderator: Harro van Lente (Maastricht University, Netherlands)

Track 2

11.30-12.15 hrs. 

Academic presentations

Challenged contexts of Englishization

Presentation 1
Maria Sabaté-Dalmau (Universitat Lleida, Spain):
The management of Englishisation policies through local multilingual practices and dissenting identities in the EMI classroom.

Presentation 2
Ofra Inbar-Lourie (Tel Aviv University, Israel): Englishization in higher education institutions in Israel:
Transcending the linguistic barriers

Presentation 3
Christa van der Walt (Stellenbosch University, South Africa):
Southern African Englishes and English language teaching

Moderator: T.J. Ó Ceallaigh (Mary Immaculate College, Ireland)

12.15 -12.30 hrs. Break 
12.30 -13.15 hrs.  On the spot/interview

Aminata Cairo (The Hague)
Holding space for Englishization

Moderator: Jenny Valcke (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)

13.15 -13.30 hrs. Close of Symposium

UM representative: Christine Neuhold, Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (Maastricht University, Netherlands)
René Gabriëls (Symposium Chair)
Robert Wilkinson (ICLHE Chair)