The two days event about the importance of multilingual competences will be organized under the Polish Presidency of the Council of the European Union and will be held in the Warsaw University on 28th and 29th September 2011. The conference wants to show the impact of multilingual competences on professional and social success in Europe as well as underline the importance of language education within the framework of a new generation of European educational programmes.
The main discussions of the conference will focus on:
- the process of acquisition of multilingual and multicultural competences within the framework of formal, informal and non-formal education;
- using foreign languages both for the communication purposes and social inclusion;
- the impact of the situation on the labour market on the increased demand for language services as well as the necessity of closer cooperation between business and education.