First Virtual Conference Language, Communication and Education (LCE2020)

deadline for submissions: 
December 15, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
FUR
contact email: 

The First Virtual Conference Language, Communication and Education (LCE2020) will be held on January 15-17, 2020 (15-22h Central European Time). The theme of LCE2020 is “Linguistic Advances in the Digital Era”. Seven thematic strands have been distinguished (see conference strands and topics).

  • Strand 1: Language in the Digital Era
  • Strand 2: Language Diversity and Change
  • Strand 3: Language in Society
  • Strand 4: Language, Politics and Education
  • Strand 5: Language Sciences
  • Strand 6: Applications of Linguistics
  • Strand 7: Other linguistic fields

Original unpublished contributions are welcome, including papers, posters, workshops and demonstrations. Works may be presented in four formats: oral, written, slide-and-text and on-blackboard.
Abstracts, written in English or Spanish, must be uploaded as an MS Word document and must contain the author´s name, academic affiliation, and e-mail address, as well as a list of three to five keywords. The abstract must specify the review of previous literature, methodology, analysis and main conclusions of the work. Format specifications for abstracts include: 125-150 words, one paragraph, single-spaced, justification on both sides, Times New Roman font, 12 pt.
Abstract submission will be peer-reviewed.

SUBMISSION

Early bird: until August 31, 2019 (notification of acceptance by September 10, 2019).
Standard: until October 31, 2019 (notification of acceptance by November 10, 2019)
Last minute: until December 15, 2019 (notification of acceptance by December 22, 2019)

 

TYPES AND FORMAT

All contributions must render original unpublished scientific work including review, method, analysis, original conclusion and bibliographical references.

Abstracts may be submitted summarising four types of presentation: paper, poster, workshop (3-4 participants) and demonstrations of current projects or product developments.

The following formats by presentation type can be chosen. Formats need not be specified in the abstract submission; they will be selected during registration.
Formats, participants, duration and sizes must be duly kept.

1. Paper (choose ONE format)

Oral: 15’video (formats: MOV, MP4, MPEG4, AVI, WMV, FLV, 3GP, MPEGPS, WebM);
Written: 2000-3000 words (Adobe Acrobat PDF document);
Slide-and-Text: 10-20 slides (MS Power-Point) with written support (Adobe Acrobat PDF document, 1000-1500 words);
On-Blackboard: 10-20 slides (MS Power-Point with voice over; maximum duration 15’).

2. Poster

Written (Adobe Acrobat PDF document: 36” x 48” or 91.4 cm x 121.9 cm).

3. Workshop

Long oral: 20’-30’ video (formats: MOV, MP4, MPEG4, AVI, WMV, FLV, 3GP, MPEGPS, WebM).

4. Demonstration (choose ONE format)

Oral: 15’video (formats: MOV, MP4, MPEG4, AVI, WMV, FLV, 3GP, MPEGPS, WebM);
Slide-and-Text: 10-20 slides (MS Power-Point) with written support (Adobe Acrobat PDF document, 1000-1500 words);
On-Blackboard: 10-20 slides (MS Power-Point with voice over; maximum duration 15’).

 

URL: www.virtlce.com