Confirmed International Featured Speakers

Dr. Karl Ian Cheng Chuaexternal link, opens in new window, Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines

Abstract: Southeast Asia as a Method: Engaging the Globe via a Multicultural Space PDF

Associate Prof. Mira Desaiexternal link, opens in new window, SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai, India

Abstract: Multilingualism and day-to-day life in India: Explorations PDF

Prof. Ana Deumertexternal link, opens in new window, University of the Cape Town, South Africa

Abstract: Let’s shuffle: An epistemology of dance and decoloniality PDF

Prof. Imtiaz Hasnainexternal link, opens in new window, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India

Abstract: Interrogating linguistic diversity from the norms of multilingualism in the Global South PDF

Prof. Nancy Hornbergerexternal link, opens in new window, The Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania, USA

Abstract: Stories and lessons from Indigenous educationPDF

Associate Prof. Sanjay Ranade, Mumbai University, Mumbai, India

Abstract: Multilingualism, Diversity and Democracy -The Indian ScenarioPDF

Dr. Kavita Rane, Chairman, PRABHA Foundation, Maharashtra, India

Abstract: Languaging in Indian Broadcast Mediascapes – From Linguistic Diversity to Linguistic HierarchyPDF

Associate Prof. Alessio Surian, The University of Padova, Italy

Abstract: Cross-cultural Peer FeedbackPDF

Prof. Gudrun Ziegler, The multi-LEARN Institute for Interaction and Development in Diversity, Luxembourg

Abstract: Conceptualizing participation in the new environment: re-inventing communication for / as participationPDF