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9th International Conference of Asian Association of Lexicography

 

Important dates
Deadline for abstract submission: 15 February 2015
Notice of acceptance by email: 30 March 2015
Deadline for paper submission: 10 May 2015

Conference/Seminars
Date                  25-27 June 2015
Venue               The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
The Conference will be conducted in English.

The 9th International Conference of Asian Association of Lexicography will be held from 25-27 June 2015 at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. The conference aims to provide a platform for lexicography and language professionals from Asia and worldwide to share information, knowledge and experience in reference science.

Theme sections
Abstracts are invited for individual papers on the following or any other related areas:
• dictionary and ELT;
• dictionary compilation in the digital era;
• the role of corpus in reference science;
• dictionary, corpus and Asian languages;
• multimedia and multifunction of dictionary;
• dictionary and culture; and
• terminology, phraseology and neologisms
Any other contribution related to the themes of the conference will be welcomed.

Publication opportunity
The papers presented at the conference will be published in the proceedings, and selected papers will be recommended to the refereed journal: Lexicography: Journal of AsiaLex.

Subscribers to the journal will automatically become members of ASIALEX thus entitling them to 35% reduction of the conference fee.

Submission guideline
• The medium of the conference is English.
• The abstract should not exceed 300 words (excluding references).
• Abstract submission is online at ONLINE ABSTRACT SUBMISSION .
Emailed proposals will only be considered under special request. If you need additional information prior to submitting an abstract, please feel free to contact the Department of English.

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