Teaching English for Professional Purposes in VR Environment: Theory into Practice

12-13 July 2021

                                                              Istanbul Technical University




The conference started with Istanbul Technical University introductory video

Prof. Dr. Lale Tükenmez Ergene/ Conference Chair/ I-BEE-VR Coordinator, giving her welcoming speech

Dr. Nilüfer Ülker/ Conference Co-chair/ ITU SFL Director presenting the overview of I-BEE-VR Project

Barbara Mehlmauer-Larcher from University of Vienna presenting I-BEE-VR Work Package 2- Analyses

Marta Aguilar from Polytechnic University of Catalonia giving a presentation on I-BEE-VR Work Package 3- Syllabus Design


Hande Yalınateş Koşar from Istanbul Technical University, presenting Work Package 4- Materials Design



Ewa Zarzycka Piskorz &Renata Iwan from Pedagogical University of Krakow presenting Work Package 5- Professional Development

Simon Davies from Ecole Centrale de Lille giving a presentation on Work Package 5- Piloting

Angelika Rieder-Bünemann from University of Vienna presenting I-BEE VR Work Package 6- Refinement

Marta Aguilar from Polytechnic University of Catalonia presenting I-BEE-VR Work Package 7- Refinement

Ferran Costa from University of Lleida presenting “Technology in the English as a Foreign Language classroom: The use of the iPad in the Andorran school system”

Müge Nur Özaydın from Istanbul Technical University presenting “Responsive Open Learning Environment in a Higher Education Institution: A Case Study”

Manuela Wipperfürth from University of Vienna giving a presentation entitled “Tools and Their Maters- making use of digital media in English Language Education”

Derya Kulavuz-Önal from Salisbury University presenting “Using TPACK Framework in Designing Technology-Enhanced English Language Instruction”


Tuncer Can from Istanbul University-Cerrahpaşa presenting “The Effectiveness of Virtual Reality Tools on Vocabulary Learning and Retention”

Ewa Zarzycka-Piskorz from Pedagogical University of Krakow presenting “A Course perfectioning with a helping student’s hand- how to use a perspective teachers don’t have”

Tuncer Can, İstanbul University-Cerrahpaşa presenting ” Developing of Virtual Reality Application for Travel English in Foreign Language Teaching”

Anna Turula from Pedagogical University of Krakow “Teacher education in LSP: Common Competence Framework”

Balbina Moncado-Comas from University of Lleida giving a presentation entitled ” Classroom Practices in EMI: when lecturers and students can benefit from ESP”

Görsev Sönmez from Biruni University, presenting “Technology Literacy Attainment as a Language Teacher Skill in the 21st Century”

Prof. Dr. Lale Tükenmez Ergene, Istanbul Technical University, I-BEE-VR Project Coordinator making her closure speech.