Life beyond Dictionaries

By April 17, 2013

IVANOVO STATE UNIVERSITY
ROMUALDO DEL BIANCO FOUNDATION® – LIFE BEYOND TOURISM®

X INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL ON LEXICOGRAPHY
«Life beyond Dictionaries»

Official website: http://en.lex2013.16mb.com/

CIRCULAR 1
Location: Florence, Auditorium al Duomo, Italy (www.auditoriumalduomo.com)
Dates: September 12-14, 2013.
Working languages: English.

Keynote speakers:
• Mr. Paolo Del Bianco, President of the Romualdo Del Bianco® Foundation–Life Beyond Tourism®, Professor Emeritus of Ivanovo State University (Florence, Italy)
• Prof. Janet DeCesaris (Barcelona Pompeo Fabra University, Spain)
• Prof. Geoffrey Williams (Université de Bretagne-Sud, France)

Topics of the lectures to be announced in January 2013.

Events:
• Sessions
1. Cultural Tourism and Heritage Dictionaries
2. Cultural Aspects of Learner Lexicography
3. New Dictionaries Projects
• International students’ workshop A Dictionary without Boundaries: Florence in the Works of World Famous People. Project of a Dictionary for Guides and Tourists. Moderators: Prof. Dr. Olga Karpova and General Secretary of the Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation®–Life Beyond Tourism® (http://new.lifebeyondtourism.org) Mr. Simone Giometti
• Round-table discussions
• Poster sessions
• Video bridge with Ivanovo State University
• Book exhibition

Participation fee
Participants: 390 EURO to cover:
• opening at Palazzo Medici Riccardi,
• a conference kit for each participant,
• welcome reception at Auditorium al Duomo,
• 3 coffee breaks,
• discount cards for lunches,
• 2 days conference room at al Duomo,
• entrance to the Palazzo Medici Riccardi museum,
• support for accommodation through discounted hotels,
• organizing secretariat before and during the conference (support with visa, registration, payment, etc.).

Early bird reduced fee (registration before May 30, 2013): 330 Euro.
Accompanying persons: 330 EURO.

Several options of accommodation will be provided by promo Florence Events in Circular 2.

Additional fee is required for:
• closing dinner (60 EURO);
• post conference tour: Laurenziana Library + Accademia della Crusca.

Publication of the Conference Proceedings will be provided at the expenses of Ivanovo State University (Russia).

Register at http://en.lex2013.16mb.com/.