25.3245, Calls: Philosophy of Language, Discourse Analysis/Portugal

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Subject: 25.3245, Calls: Philosophy of Language, Discourse Analysis/Portugal

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Date: Sun, 10 Aug 2014 16:11:58
From: Katarzyna Budzynska [budzynska.argdiap at gmail.com]
Subject: 1st European Conference on Argumentation

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Full Title: 1st European Conference on Argumentation 
Short Title: ECA 

Date: 09-Jun-2015 - 12-Jun-2015
Location: Lisbon, Portugal 
Contact Person: Marcin Lewinski
Meeting Email: m.lewinski at fcsh.unl.pt
Web Site: http://www.ecargument.org 

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis; Philosophy of Language 

Call Deadline: 01-Oct-2014 

Meeting Description:

1st European Conference on Argumentation – ECA Lisbon 2015
''Argumentation and Reasoned Action''
9-12 June 2015, Lisbon, Portugal

The European Conference on Argumentation (ECA) is a new pan-European initiative aiming to consolidate and advance various streaks of research into argumentation and reasoning: from philosophical, linguistic, discourse analytic, cognitive, to computational approaches. The chief goal of the initiative is to organise every other year (2015-2017-2019-etc.) a major conference on argumentation at a different location in Europe. The first of these conferences will be hosted in Lisbon by the ArgLab, Institute of Philosophy (IFILNOVA), Universidade Nova de Lisboa. While based in Europe, ECA involves and further encourages participation from argumentation scholars all over the world.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers for ECA Lisbon 2015:

- John R. Searle, Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, USA
- Isabela Fairclough & Norman Fairclough, Discourse Analysis, University of Central Lancashire & University of Lancaster, UK
- Simon Parsons, Computer Science, University of Liverpool, UK

Call for Papers:

Abstract Submission:

Individual Long Papers (with Commentator):

Submit extended abstracts (min. 1000, max. 1500 words), ready for double-blind reviewing. Each accepted paper will have to be submitted before the conference, and will have a commentator assigned. Authors will be allocated longer slots (± 45min). 

Individual Regular papers (without Commentator):

Submit regular abstracts (min. 300, max. 500 words), ready for double-blind reviewing. For authors of accepted regular papers there is no need to submit them in advance, and there will be no commentator. Authors will be allocated shorter slots (± 25min). 

Thematic Panels/Symposia:

Thematic panels/symposia are expected to be directly related to the main theme of the conference. Panels should comprise of 3-5 speakers and last 90-150min; they may include a panel respondent (panel organiser her/himself or someone invited by the panel organiser).

For more details on the submission procedure, see http://ecargument.org/?page_id=41.

Submissions from students and young scholars are encouraged. To this end, ECA has established the Frans van Eemeren Prize for Outstanding Student Paper.

Authors of all accepted papers (including those in thematic panels) and keynote addresses will be invited to publish them in conference proceedings. Details of the proceedings will be available soon at www.ecargument.org.

Important Dates:

Abstract submission deadline: 1 October 2014
Notification of acceptance/rejection: 1 December 2014
Early-bird registration: 28 February 2015
Final registration: 15 April 2015
Submission of long papers to commentators: 15 April 2015


Sally Jackson (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA) (Chair)
Dima Mohammed (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal) (Secretary)
Lilian Bermejo-Luque (University of Granada, Spain)                   
Steve Oswald (University of Fribourg, Switzerland)


Argumentation Lab, Institute of Philosophy, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
Marcin Lewiński (Chair)
Giovanni Damele
Fabrizio Macagno
Dima Mohammed
João Sàágua

ECA Steering Committee:

Fabio Paglieri (ISTC-CNR, Rome, Italy) (Chair)
Jan Albert van Laar (University of Groningen, The Netherlands) (D. Chair)
Lilian Bermejo Luque (University of Granada, Spain)
Katarzyna Budzynska (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland)
Marcin Koszowy (University of Bialystok, Poland)
Marcin Lewiński (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal)
Dima Mohammed (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal)
Steve Oswald (University of Fribourg, Switzerland)
Chris Reed (University of Dundee, Scotland, UK)
Juho Ritola (University of Turku, Finland)
Sara Rubinelli (University of Lucerne, Switzerland)
Frank Zenker (University of Lund, Sweden)

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