INTERMEDIA CONFERENCE

Following the success of AVT events organised in Łódź in 2007 and 2013, the 3rd edition of the Intermedia Conference on Audiovisual Translation will be held in Łódź, Poland, from 14 to 16 April 2016. Intermedia 2016 initiates a series of biennial conferences to be held at universities across Poland and coordinated by members of Intermedia: AVT Research Group.

The major themes to be covered at Intermedia 2016 include:

  • methodologies of AVT research
  • modes of AVT
  • bridging the gap between theory and practice
  • accessibility
  • technological developments in AVT
  • translation quality assessment
  • didactics of AVT
  • AVT markets

 


Confirmed plenary speakers

The following scholars have accepted our invitation to join the conference as plenary speakers:

  • Dr. Louise Fryer; University College London
  • Dr. Anna Matamala; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
  • Prof. Aline Remael; University of Antwerp

Fees

Regular fee: 180 EUR

Early-bird fee (before 1 February 2016): 160 EUR

A subsidised fee for participants employed in Poland: 450 PLN

Fee for members of supporting organisations: 135 EUR (early-bird)/155 EUR

Conference dinner: 35 EUR; the dinner will be held at the Quale Restaurant

The conference fee covers registration, the academic programme, lunches, coffee breaks, a copy of the book of abstracts, and all other documentation. The fee does not cover accommodation.

 

PAYMENT OPTIONS:

    • Bank transfer – please use the following data.Name: Uniwersytet Lodzki, Wydzial Filologiczny
      Address (street; city; postal code; country): Pomorska 171/173; Lodz; 90-236; Polska
      IBAN: PL 96 1240 3028 1111 0010 2943 1767
      SWIFT: PKOPPLPW
      Bank transfer name: INTERMEDIA 2015 + name and surname of the person/institution to whom the invoice should be made out, address of the aforementioned person/institution, e.g. INTERMEDIA 2015 John Smith 1252 Big st., Nevertown, 2121 Neverland – made out address
      If you require any additional data to be listed on your invoice, please inform us via e-mail after you make the payment.
      Invoices will be issued to participants during the conference and afterwards.

 

    • Cash payment on arrival incurs a 10% cash-handling fee

 


SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

  • Frederic Chaume, Universitat Jaume I
  • Jorge Díaz-Cintas, University College London
  • Haiya Dong, Shanghai International Studies University
  • Vanessa Enríquez-Raído, University of Auckland
  • Jan-Louis Kruger, Macquarie University
  • Pilar Orero, Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona
  • Jan Pedersen, Stockholms Universitet
  • Tongtip Poonlarp, Chulalongkorn University
  • Aline Remael, Universiteit Antwerpen
  • Luise von Flotow, Ottawa University

ORGANIZERS

  • Łukasz Bogucki
  • Agnieszka Chmiel
  • Mikołaj Deckert
  • Anna Jankowska
  • Iwona Mazur
  • Agnieszka Szarkowska

LOCAL ORGANISING COMMITTEE

  • Łukasz Bogucki
  • Mikołaj Deckert

Faculty of Philology, University of Łódź, ul. Pomorska 171/173, 90-236 Łódź