International Scientific Conference FORUM HERACLES – May 18, 2017 – May 19, 2017 at VŠE

Teaching of professional FRENCH and links to the professional sphere

Department of Romance Languages FIR VŠE will be held on 18th May and 19th May 2017 at the international conference FORUM HERACLES on “Support of French Language and Application of University of Paris for Formation of Relationship / Employee”.

The conference, which will be officially launched on May 17, 2017 at the French Institute in Prague and its other co-organizers are Gallika (Association of French Language Teachers in the Czech Republic) and Charles University, is held by Forum Heracles, a platform that collectively combines language schools.

Nearly one hundred and forty French language teachers promised to attend – didactics, linguists, professional French experts – from many countries: except France and the Czech Republic also from Slovakia, Poland, Hungary, Serbia, Romania, Albania, Armenia, Algeria, Jordan and Lebanon. Participants can look forward to almost eighty articles that will be lectured by the authors in five sections.

The conference will be attended by representatives of the French Institute, the Paris Chamber of Commerce, the French publishing house CLE International, specialized in French didactics, as well as representatives of the private sector. At the same time, there will be the possibility to meet them in the atrium of the Rajská building in their stand where they will be glad to introduce their activities in more detail. For example, at the stand of the IBM office in Brno, you will be able to talk to your French representatives about job opportunities and even be able to try a job interview simulation. If this attracts you, you can register by Mrs. Patricia Parsch at the Secretariat (e-mail:

Students of French (FIR) at the University of Economics also take part in an organization. Their participation in such important event will be an interesting experience.