The conference will include colloquia proposed and organized by participants; 120-minute sessions.
The colloquia will work as discussion groups with a restricted number of very short introductions.
The deadline for proposals for colloquia was October 31, 2000.
Notification of acceptance of proposals was sent out in December, 2000.
Themes of colloquia:
Monday 20th August
Novodranova Valentina: Cognitive aspects of LSP
Tuesday 21st August
Hellekjaer Glenn Ole, Räsänen Anne and Wilkinson Robert (Bob): Higher Education programs in non-linguistic disciplines through English in non-English speaking environments: Issues of language, pedagogy, and staff development
Wagner Anne: Legal discourse and Social inquiry: its interpretation and innovative Directions
Thursday 23rd August
Picht Heribert: Terminology science at the crossroads?
Are the different views on the theoretical foundations of terminology drifting apart?
Discussion on the commonalities and differences between the various terminological schools, approaches, directions, etc.
Schaarschmidt Gunter: Codification, special language, and the lesser used and regional languages