September 28, 2017
Professor Walker Keynotes Beijing Language and Culture Forum
Hosted by China’s State Language Commission and organized by Beijing Foreign Studies University, the Language Technology and Human Well-being International Language and Culture Forum (“语言科技与人类福祉”国际语言文化论坛) was held in Beijing September 12, 2017. This Forum was held in conjunction with The 1st China Beijing International Language & Culture Expo, September 11-13.
Dr. Galal Walker was invited to present a keynote lecture for the forum, sponsored by Iflytek Co, Ltd. His speech alluded to the potential role of technology in the learning careers of students of Chinese as a foreign language who eventually gain the ability to engage with Chinese on the professional level.