Stadt: Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain

Frist: 2015-11-01

Beginn: 2016-03-03

Ende: 2016-03-04


Donostia Young Researchers International Symposium on Multilingualism (DISM), 3-4 March, 2016
Donostia-San Sebastian (Spain)


This symposium will bring together young scholars who work on multilingualism from different perspectives: eg. cognitive, linguistic, sociolinguistic or educational. Senior scholars can also attend the symposium as co-authors of the work presented by young researchers. Submissions are solicited for 20 minute oral presentations and for posters. Abstracts should be no more than 300 words. Authors’ names, affiliations and contact details should be included in a separate second document. Abstracts and the second document should be submitted to by November 1, 2015.

The conference fee is EUR 75 for early birds (and EUR 125 for late registration). The International Association of Multilingualism has agreed to fund 12 grants (400 € each) for elected graduate student to attend the symposium. Further information about applications for funding will be communicated to authors in the acceptance letter.

Symposium organized by AILA-ReN on Multilingualism, the International Association of Multilingualism and University of the Basque Country, UPV/EHU

Scientific committee:
Raphael Berthele. University of Fribourg/Freiburg, Switzerland
Jasone Cenoz. University of the Basque Country, UPV/EHU, Spain
Jean Marc Dewaele. Birkbeck College, University of London, UK
Gessica De Angelis. Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Suzanne Flynn. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
Danuta Gabrys-Barker. University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
Britta Hufeisen. Darmstadt Technical University, Germany
Johannes Müller-Lancé. University of Mannheim, Germany
Mª Pilar Safont, University Jaume I in Castelló, Spain

Local organizing committee:
Jokin Aiestaran, Elizabet Arocena, Jasone Cenoz, Xabier Etxague, Durk Gorter, Oihana Leonet, Maria Orcasitas, Alaitz Santos, Eider Saragueta, Karin van der Worp
Members of the Donostia Research Group on Education and Multilingualism (DREAM)

Important dates
Abstract deadline: November 1, 2015
Notification of acceptance: December 15, 2015
Early registration deadline: February 1, 2016
Contact address:

Beitrag von: Johannes Müller-Lancé

Redaktion: Christof Schöch