LINGUIST List 29.2846

Mon Jul 09 2018

Calls: Applied Linguistics, Lexicography, Translation/Georgia

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 09-Jul-2018
From: Nino Abesadze <>
Subject: International Terminology: Translation and Standardization
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Full Title: International Terminology: Translation and Standardization

Date: 05-Oct-2018 - 07-Oct-2018
Location: Tbilisi, Georgia
Contact Person: Nino Abesadze
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Lexicography; Translation

Call Deadline: 20-Jul-2018

Meeting Description:

International Terminology: Translation and Standardization

The conference aims to bring the leading academic scientists, research institutions, language practitioners, translators, interpreters, broadcasters, government agencies and NGOs to exchange and share their experience and achievements in the sphere of translation and standardization of the international terminology in different fields: legal terminology, international law, medicine, human rights, civil society, education, sport and so on.

International Conference, organized by the Giorgi Akhvlediani Society for the History of Linguistics and Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University will be held at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University,
5-7 October, 2018.

Conference Fee: € 130

The Organizing Committee cannot financially support the conference participants. All fees and expenses must be met by the participants and/or their organizations.

Scientific Committee of the Conference:

Thomas Gamkrelidze (Tbilisi Ivane Javakhishvili State University, Georgian National Academy of Sciences)
Frieda Steurs (President of International Network for Terminology (TermNet, Vienna), Dutch Language Institute, Leiden)
Camiel Hamans (Adam Mickiewicz University Poznań, Comité International Permanent des Linguistes)
Rute Costa (Universidad nova de Lisboa)
Tinatin Margalitadze (Research Director of Lexicographic Centre, Tbilisi State University)

Executive Board of the Conference:

Tinatin Bolkvadze
Maka Tetradze
Nino Abesadze

Final Call for Papers:

Proposals for papers should be submitted in the form of abstracts of 400 words as Word doc, ccompanied by the affiliation, email address and 150 words bio of the participant and mailed to:

The official languages of the conference are English and Georgian.

Important Dates:

Deadline for submission of Abstracts: July 20, 2018
The conference editorial board will select the papers to be presented at the conference.
Final selection will be made by August 15, 2018;
Notification of Acceptance: August 15, 2018
Program Announcement: August 20, 2018

Page Updated: 09-Jul-2018