Japan, Kyoto, Kyoto Sangyo University
USA, Vermont, Middlebury College
Czech Republic, Brno, Masaryk University
Slovakia, Banská Bystrica, Matea Bela University
Moscow, Russian New University "RosNOU»
China, Shanghai, Linguistic University of foreign languages
Armenia, Yerevan, Armenian State Pedagogical University after Khachatur Abovyan
Georgia, Batumi, Shota Rustaveli State University
Foundation «International Virtual Scientific and Educational Center»

II World Congress in Real and Virtual Mode at Kyoto Sangyo University
Kyoto, Japan
(2-6 October, 2019)

EAST-WEST: THE INTERSECTION OF CULTURES


The international coordination Council with the participation of universities from different countries (Armenia, Georgia, China, India, Spain, Italy, Republic of Korea, Russia, Slovakia, USA, Turkey, Czech Republic, Japan) continues the work of the project «Creating a virtual educational and scientific space in the world community» (the creator and one of the project organizers is Prof. Svetlana Minasyan).

II world Congress in real and virtual mode "East-West: crossing cultures" will take place on 2-6 October, 2019  

During the twelve years of the project's existence there is a need to bring together representatives of many cultures who are specialists in various fields of science and education to sum up the results of joint work, discuss new approaches and ways to solve problems, implement joint projects.
     
Scientific areas of interest:

  1. Horizons in Literature.
  2. Innovations in Philology.
  3. Increasing Role of the Bilingualism in the Modern Society: Bilingual Education.
  4. Translation and Cross-cultural Communication.
  5. Foreign Languages and Teaching Methodology. Cross-cultural Aspects of the Pedagogy.  
  6. Sociocultural Problems of the International Migration and Demography.
  7. Information Technologies and Smart-Technologies in Education. Methodology of the Digital Education. Multimedia.

Official languages of the Congress: Russian, English

I World Congress will be held in real and virtual mode on the basis of Skype (intensive work together with the connection of virtual participants).

The forum offers 7 discussion panels with the connected communication infrastructure, which will facilitate the discussion on innovative developments in theory and practice of education, cross-cultural and migration problems, bilingual education and translation, smart-technologies, problems in philology and literature. Every discussion panel will host the co-chair, forum participants, and teachers from the leading universities, and the virtual participants. By the end of the forum, each chairperson will summarize the results of the discussions and the ideas and proposals for the future forums will be offered.  

Participants of the II World Congress will be awarded by Diplomas of international Japan standards.

The deadline for registration and submission of applications and proceedings is 20 June, 2019.

Applications and articles are sent in separate files by e-mail:
japan.congress@gmail.com (Svetlana Minasyan)
kitajo@cc.kyoto-su.ac.jp (Mitsushi, Kitajo)
Congress participants will be sent an invitation to apply for a visa. The Japanese party (University supported) helps to issue visa documents.