The 14th Annual International Conference of the China
Association for Intercultural Communication (CAFIC)
Call for Papers (No. 1)
Approved by the China Association for Intercultural Communication (CAFIC), the 14th Annual International Conference of the CAFIC will be held from June 8 to 10, 2018 in Jinan, China. This event will be co-hosted by the School of Foreign Languages and Literature of Shandong University, Centre for Transcultural Communication and Research of Shandong University, Shandong Association of Tertiary Foreign Languages Teaching, and Shandong Association of Elementary and Secondary Foreign Language Teaching.
The conference encourages academic communication and cooperation by providing opportunities for the exchange of ideas among teachers and scholars. It aims to promote intercultural communication and research in the global context, improve intercultural education,and investigate the relationship between intercultural education and building acommunity of shared future for mankind. Keynote and featured speeches, invited colloquiums, individual papers, and workshops will be organized. The working languages of the conference are English and Chinese.
Intercultural Education and a Community
of Shared Future for Mankind
Topic areas are broadly defined as, but not limited to, the following:
Intercultural education and the building of a community of shared future for mankind
Intercultural education and the Belt and Road Initiative
Intercultural education and the spread of Chinese culture
Intercultural education and innovative talents cultivation
Intercultural education in higher education
Intercultural education in basic education
Intercultural education and foreign language education
Intercultural education and translation ability development
Teaching methods for intercultural education
Teacher development for intercultural education
Teaching materials for intercultural education
Curriculum design for intercultural education
Assessment of intercultural competence
Other related issues in intercultural education
The conference invites contributions from intercultural professionals, scholars, teachers and students.
Abstracts in English (300 words) or in Chinese (500 words) are both welcome and should be submitted by February 28, 2018,together with title of paper, author’s name and affiliation, and contactinformation including correspondence address, phone number, and email address.
Abstracts should be sent firstname.lastname@example.org.
Further information will be released in subsequent announcements.
China Association for Intercultural Communication:
School of Foreign Languages and Literature of Shandong
Organizing Committee of the 14th Annual International Conference of the CAFIC