Minutes of the IADA General Assembly Meeting April 3, 2012 (Turku, Finland)

The meeting was called to order and the agenda was presented to the General Assembly.   1.     Approval of minutes (from the Montreal meeting in 2011) The participants are invited to read the minutes of the general assembly that took place in Montreal for the 13th IADA conference. After a question related to the fees, the minutes are approved unanimously. 2.     Membership Participants […]

Call for Papers : Dialogue in Multilingual, Multimodal, and Multi-competent Communities of Practice

Dear Colleague, We are happy to inform you that the University of Texas at Austin, USA, hosts the IADA workshop “Dialogue in Multilingual, Multimodal, and Multi-competent Communities of Practice” from 22-24 March, 2013. Be kindly referred to the Call for Papers [PDF] for more information. You can also go to the conference website at http://sites.la.utexas.edu/dialogue2013/. We […]

Minutes of the IADA General Assembly Meeting, April 29, 2011 (Montreal)

Minutes of the IADA General Assembly Meeting April 29, 2011 (Montreal) The meeting was called to order and the agenda was presented to the General Assembly.   Change in membership: new journal   The participants are reminded that any IADA member will now receive automatically the new journal of the association, titled Language and Dialogue, […]

The Communication of Certainty and Uncertainty: linguistic, psychological, philosophical aspects

3 – 5 October 2012 University of Macerata (Italy) The Certainty or Uncertainty of a piece of information communicated by a speaker plays a significant role both in building knowledge or beliefs in the interlocutor’s mind and in choosing the appropriate linguistic and non-linguistic behaviour during and after verbal interactions. The Conference focuses on how […]