International Co-operation

International conferences organized by the Centre:

  • The Changing Landscape of Professional Discourse, 6 – 8 November 2019
    Following on from the first conference in the series (2014), the event provided a forum to discuss current processes of change and development in professional discourse and language for specific purposes having explored the following topics: Lingua franca use and multilingualism in professional communication; Professional discourse across contexts; Professional discourse online; Translation and interpreting in professional contexts; New developments in learner discourse; Historical perspectives on professional texts and professional communication.

  • The Changing Landscape of Professional Discourse, 6 – 8 November 2014
    The Changing Landscape of Professional Discourse – an international conference organized by the University of Ostrava’s Centre for the Research of Professional Language – Zentrum für Fachsprachenforschung, which was set up in 2011 to coordinate a team of linguists researching professional communication in the English and German languages.

Updated: 24. 02. 2020