Workshop "Effective Online Seminars and Meetings"
Today everything is still happening online, including workshops, seminars, and meetings. In this interactive session, we will take a look at what makes for successful online participation and organization. The online mode has its peculiarities and challenges, in terms of both communication and technologies, that can affect the quality of discussions. We will talk about some communicative strategies for effective discussions including specific useful expressions for dealing with problematic situations online. We will practice a lot, so please be prepared to speak!
Speaker: Tatiana Golechkova, PhD, Assistant Professor at the Department of Humanities and Languages at the New Economic School, a Cambridge Delta qualified EFL teacher with broad experience in teaching academic writing and speaking to undergraduate and graduate students, as well as academics. Tatiana's areas of special interest include strategies for effective communication, public speaking, genre features and sociocultural peculiarities of English academic texts.
Target audience: HSE teachers, researchers, and graduate students
Date & Time: January 26, 17:30 - 19:30