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FYI: 19th ICL, 21-27 July, Geneva (Switzerland)

Author: Stephen Anderson

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

FYI Body: 19ICL - 21-27 July: information about the scientific programme and registration

For your information

1. The programmes and schedules of all parallels sessions, session posters and workshops are available on the website:

For parallel sessions, click: http://www.cil19.org/en/program/

For posters sessions, click http://www.cil19.org/en/posters-sessions/

For workshops, click http://www.cil19.org/en/workshops/

A general presentation of all Congress activities is found on the following link: http://www.cil19.org/fileadmin/user_upload/resources/programme_overview.pdf.

2. For registration to the Congress please click the following link: http://www.cil19.org/en/on-line-registration/.

Remember that your registration is not complete until you have not paid your registration fees – except if you come from a country forbidding international money wiring and have alerted us to this fact by e-mail.

3. Accommodation: Many offers are on the Housing webpage: http://www.cil19.org/en/housing/.

4. Delegates who want to participate to the Welcoming ceremony and the ensuing reception, on Sunday 21st, from 17h (5 p.m.) onward, are asked to register on the following link: https://cms.unige.ch/outils/limesurvey2/index.php/883749/lang-en

See you in Geneva!

Jacques Moeschler
Professeur ordinaire
Département de linguistique
Faculté des Lettres
Université de Genève
2, rue de Candolle
1211 Genève 4, Suisse

tél. +41 22 379 7276 (secrétariat: 379 7030)
fax +41 22 379 7931
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