Keynote Speakers

We are happy to announce that Hilke Elsen and Tony McEnery accepted our invitation as keynote speakers.

Hilke Elsen, Universität Augsburg (Substitute of the Chair of German Linguistics) und Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München (Lehrstuhl für Deutsch als Zweit-und Fremdsprache und seine Didaktik).

Plenary on Die Rolle der Lautsymbolik für die linguistische Forschung


Tony McEnery, Lancaster University
Director of the ESRC Centre for Corpus Approaches to Social Science and Distinguished Professor of English Language and Linguistics at Lancaster University

Plenary on The Trinity/Lancaster corpus of learner language


Furthermore we are happy to have Peter Eschig as an invited speaker for the “International Legal Linguistics Workshop (ILLWS18)”.

Peter Andreas Eschig

He will talk about What lawyers want – praktische Herausforderungen bei der Übersetzungstätigkeit für Juristen .