The English UK Business English Trainers' Conference is designed for academic managers and trainers who specialise in or do some general business English training, business English exams, and ESP courses.
Organised with Business English UK, the English UK special interest group for the sector, the conference will include the Excellence in Business EnglishTraining (EBET) Award ceremony.
Review: the English UK Business English Trainers' Conference 2015
This highly focussed event ran in partnership with Business English UK, the English UK special interest group for the sector and featured:
The event was put together by Ed Pegg, an award-winning business English trainer who works at the London School of English, with sessions looking at the challenges for the sector and the ways in which it is evolving in some areas. Plenary sessions questioned the current approach to business English, with speaker Charles Rae posing the question that maybe "TEFL-y" approaches weren't meeting the needs of clients.
The opening plenary of the English UK Business English Trainers' Conference showed how language training is being integrated into company organisation in Germany and suggested ways others may adopt these approaches. read more +
View the full 2015 programme.
Some slides from presentations on the day are available