Attention: the international contest of presentations in English
We invite students to participate in the VIII International Contest of English Presentations “Professional Skills for Global Communication in the Digitalized World”, which is going to be held on April 17 at Samara State Technical University. The event is held together with the University of Texas A&M University Texarkana (USA). The participants are students of all undergraduate, specialist and graduate programs and students in secondary vocational education programs.
Professional skills for business and intercultural communication.
Conflict and stress management in a multinational organization
Preserving the identity of one’s own culture in a multicultural business.
Work in an international company and the role of corporate culture
The development of the above and other skills within the framework of various academic disciplines
Forms of participation and requirements:
Full-time or distance participation (Skype).
Participants are invited to prepare presentations at Power Point (or other similar programs) that reveal the theme of the contest. Original ideas by authors or research initiatives are welcome. Presentations can be made individually or in groups of 2-3 people. The duration of the performance is 7 minutes.
Participation without attending.
Students are invited to record a creative video on the topic of the competition. The presentation style of the material can be either formal business or informal. The number of participants is 1-3 people. The recording time is 4 minutes.
Winners will be awarded with diplomas for I, II, III places. All speakers will receive certificates of participation. Creative videos submitted for the contest will appear on the event’s website on the day of face-to-face performances (April 17). Winners in this category will be announced on the same day.
The program also includes master classes for students on the topic of the event and master classes for teachers (with a certificate).
Heads of full-time participants receive the right to publish their work on the subject of the competition (individually or jointly with students) in the journal “Bulletin of the Samara State Technical University. Series: Psychological and Pedagogical Sciences. ” The journal is indexed in the RSCI system and is included in the list of peer-reviewed scientific publications in which the main scientific results of dissertations for the degree of candidate of science, for the degree of doctor of science should be published. Recommended article size is 8-15 pages. Registration requirements will be sent by e-mail immediately after registration. The publication of materials is free.
Registration by e-mail - until March 1. Acceptance of presentations for competitive selection (full-time / distance participation) until March 20. Acceptance of creative videos for the competition (absentee participation) and scientific articles (if you wish to publish materials) - until April 1. In-person performances - April 17th.
Presentations for full-time or distance (Skype) participation will be competitively selected. Results will be emailed before March 25th.
Chairman of the Organizing Committee Ekaterina Gradaleva (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, tel.: 8 (846) 242-14-98, +79270057100).