LINGUIST List 30.1194

Fri Mar 15 2019

Calls: Applied Linguistics/Russia

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Date: 12-Mar-2019
From: Anastasia Atabekova <>
Subject: Society and Languages in the Third Millennium
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Full Title: Society and Languages in the Third Millennium
Short Title: SoLang2019

Date: 22-May-2019 - 23-May-2019
Location: Moscow, Russia
Contact Person: Anastasia Atabekova
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Call Deadline: 25-Apr-2019

Meeting Description:

The Conference will bring together teachers, researchers and professionals from all over the world to exchange, discuss and develop their ideas on the role of languages in the modern society, including education, industry, science and research domains. Special emphasis will be laid on the foreign language use, translation and mediation in different domains of today's multicultural world.

Conference topics

The conference welcomes submissions on the following issues:

- Languages and modern society development
- Languages and education
- Language policy in multicultural society
- Languages and Academic Excellence
- Languages and research
- Languages and rights
- Content and Language Integrated Learning at HEI (CLIL at HEI)
- Languages and communication in digital societies (chatbots for language learning, chatbots for translation, soft for instant translation and interpreting, neurosemantic networks for automated translation)
- Translation as mediation in different domains of today's multicultural world.
- Global Issues in Translation and Interpreting Skills Training
- New Trends and Experiences, new challenges, curriculum design, ICT use for Foreign Languages, Translation and Interpreting Skills Training

Keynote Speakers:

Mira Kadric-Scheiber
Professor for interpreting and translation didactics, Institute of Translation Studies at the University of Vienna, Austria
Michael Kelly
Professor in Modern Languages and Linguistics at the University of Southampton, UK
Board Member of the European Language Council

Barbara Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk
Professor Ordinarius Dr habil, Institute of English studies, University of Łódź, Poland
Nebojša Radić
Director of Cambridge University Language Programmes
University of Cambridge, UK

Roar Thun Wægger
Wægger Negotiation Institute, founder and director, Norway

Call for Papers:

Submission procedure and deadlines
Abstract submission deadline - April 1, 2019
All abstracts and papers must be submitted in English. The maximum number of characters for the abstract to be reviewed is 1000.
Abstracts should highlight such aspects as the research statement/problem, the research goal, research methodology, findings/results, conclusions.
Notification of acceptance/rejection of the abstracts submitted – April 5, 2019
Full paper submission deadline – April 25, 2019
The papers should not exceed 8 pages.
The paper should be arranged as the template requires, download the template.
The working language of the conference is English.
Electronic Submissions are supported by EasyChair Conference management system.
The conference proceedings will be published by the conference day start.

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