On March 27 the Agreement stipulating the rights and responsibilities of EURALEX and Democritus University of Thrace, in connection with the organization of the 19th biennial international congress, was drawn up. This Agreement was signed by the President of EURALEX, Gilles-Maurice de Schryver; the Rector of the university, Alexandros Polychronidis; and the Organiser of the congress, Zoe Gavriilidou. The event will take place in the deluxe Ramadi Plaza hotel & convention centre in Alexandroupolis, Greece, from 8-12 September 2020. The signing event was accompanied by a press conference, which resulted in wide media coverage in the local newspapers, including a cover-story in the Observer of Thrace.
The sixth eLex conference Electronic lexicography in the 21st century (Smart Lexicography) will be held in Sintra, Portugal, from 1-3 October 2019. The conference will be hosted by University of Coimbra. Call for abstracts is now open (submission deadline is 15th February 2019). More information can be found on the conference page.