Registration for the IALIC conference 2018 in Helsinki is now open. Please click on the link below to fill in the registration and pay for the fees:

If you are not yet a member of IALIC, join now by downloading and sending in the membership form at to get the member rate. By joining you will also receive six copies a year of the Association’s journal Language and Intercultural Communication.

Note that we are now planning a conference dinner on 29.8.2018. A cruise boat will take us around the eastern archipelago of Helsinki. You will enjoy the delicious food of the traditional buffet, which has been prepared with fresh, local produce by the boat’s own chef. The dinner is 45 EUR per person (drinks no included).



Note: Conference special issue Delegates are invited to submit a fully developed research paper based on your presentations for publication in a special issue of Language and Intercultural Communication (LAIC) dedicated to the conference theme. The length of your paper should not exceed 8,000 words, including references and additional materials. Papers should be prepared and submitted through the journal portal  following the instructions on  the  LAIC webpages. On submission, mark your paper clearly ‘Special Issue IALIC 2018’. The deadline for submission is 4 January 2019.