Presentation on Dutch Terminology Service Centre activities at 18th Colloquium Neerlandicum

2012-07-13 14:15

On Monday 27 August, prior to the IVN colloquium (Internationale Vereniging voor Neerlandistiek), NL-TERM, the Dutch-Flemish association for Dutch terminology and the Dutch Terminology Service Centre (Steunpunt Nederlandstalige Terminologie) will be organising a preconference on Dutch terminology.

The purpose of this preconference is to provide insight into what Terminology actually is and how Dutch terminology can play a role in the work of extramural Dutch language specialists.

Eight speakers will discuss the relation between terminology and a number of other affiliated areas. The provisional programme (in Dutch) is as follows:

Terminology and Knowledge (em. prof. dr. W. Martin)
  2. Terminology and Teaching Dutch as a Foreign Language (dr. E. Ruijsendaal)
  3. Terminology and Translation (prof. dr. R. Temmerman)
  4. Terminology and Business Dutch (prof. dr. Ph. Hiligsmann)
  5. Terminology and General Language (dr. C. Wermuth)
  6. Terminology and Neologisms (ir. J. Convents)
  7. The Centre for Dutch Terminology (dr. H. van der Vliet)
  8. NL-TERM: the Association for Dutch Terminology (dr. T. Kruyt)


Monday 27 August 2012, 13:00-15:00

University of Antwerp
Lange Sint-Annastraat 7
2000 Antwerpen
Grauwzusters Building
Promotiezaal Universiteit Antwerpen (1st floor)


Participation in this preconference is free for IVN conference participants. Non-participants pay a 10 euro fee. In both cases, registration is obligatory and can be done through the online registration form, mentioning name, position, place of work and (non-)participation in the Colloquium Neerlandicum. 
Participants will also receive a booklet containing the texts of the presentations.

More information can be found here (Dutch only).