LINGUIST List 23.2759

Mon Jun 18 2012

Confs: Neuroling, Phonetics/France

Editor for this issue: Xiyan Wang <>

Date: 18-Jun-2012
From: Christopher Tancock <>
Subject: 7th World Congress on Fluency Disorders
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7th World Congress on Fluency Disorders

Date: 02-Jul-2012 - 05-Jul-2012 Location: Tours, France Contact: Christopher Tancock Contact Email: < click here to access email > Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Neurolinguistics; Phonetics

Meeting Description:

Join us at the 7th World Congress on Fluency Disorders (in collaboration with the International Fluency Association) hosted by the picturesque city of Tours, France.

At the WCFD 2012 we will be exploring stuttering and its subtypes in the light of new information that has emerged from recent research. The aim of the congress is to discuss the impact this has on diagnostic and assessment procedures, treatments and professional education. This meeting is a unique forum for practitioners, researchers, clinicians and people who stutter/clutter (PWS/C) to share new practices, knowledge, experiences and ideas.

This is a very quick reminder that the 7th World Congress on Fluency Disorders starts next month, so if you haven't yet registered, please do so online now.

It's fast and easy to register using our online form.

There are 6 reasons why you should attend this event:

1. TopicsA large selection of topics for a stimulating meeting that you will enjoy.2. PeopleExperienced and senior experts in their fields will deliver interesting sessions throughout. There will also be a general meeting of the IFA (International Fluency Association) and ICA (International Cluttering Association) on Tuesday 3rd July, 2012.3. VenueThe congress will be held in Tours, France at the Vinci International Convention Center. Tours is a beautiful historical city situated by the Loire River and surrounded by magnificent Renaissance castles.4. Supporting JournalAn official Publication of the International Fluency Association now recognized as the only publication devoted specifically to fluency.5. ExposurePresent your research, knowledge and ideas to practitioners, researchers, clinicians and people who stutter/clutter (PWS/C) from all over the World.6. OpportunityThe IFA hosts such a congress only once every 3 years, so don't miss this opportunity to get up-to-date on all the latest information concerning fluency.

Full programme details, information about the venue and accommodation, please visit our website at:

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