A seminar titled "Hong Kong SAR government’s ‘Trilingualism & Biliteracy’ Policy: Sizing Up and Meeting the Challenge" is presented by Prof. David Li Chor Shing from the Department of Chinese and Bilingual Language Studies at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
A seminar titled "Roles of Cantonese romanization in multilingual Hong Kong" is presented by Dr. Kataoka Shin from the Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies at EdUHK.
The School of Cantonese Studies (粵語研究研習班) is a 5-day event that brings together renowned scholars from around the world who specialize in various domains pertaining to Cantonese Studies. The school aims to offer a platform for these scholars to share with the participants their recent research work and experience on Cantonese studies. The school is organized by the Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies and Centre for Research on Linguistics and Language Studies.
The IConMAME 2019 conference aims to bring together academics from around the world to report on their various research work related to multilingual acquisition and multilingual education. As multilingualism is gaining momentum in this globalised world, especially in the Asian context, we hope that through the IConMAME 2019 conference we can promote Hong Kong as a hub for academic exchanges and collaborations in the area of multilingual acquisition and multilingual education. The conference is organized by the Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies and Centre for Research on Linguistics and Language Studies.