Sixth International Conference on Discourse, Communication and The Enterprise (DICOEN VI)

Venue: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Location: Kowloon, Hong Kong

Event Date/Time: Sep 08, 2011 End Date/Time: Sep 10, 2011
Registration Date: Jun 30, 2011
Early Registration Date: Apr 30, 2011
Abstract Submission Date: Jan 03, 2011
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The DICOEN VI in Hong Kong follows the successes of the first five conferences on the same theme (Lisbon 2001, Vigo 2003, Rio de Janeiro 2005, Nottingham 2007 and Milan 2009). The conference aims to promote interaction and discussion among researchers interested in the relevance of discourse and communication to the world of business, and to expand research networks among scholars working in the area of discourse and communication in organisational settings. Contributions are invited from scholars working in a variety of disciplines including: linguistics, discourse analysis, communication studies, organisation studies, management studies, sociology, anthropology, social psychology, economics, marketing, etc.

Conference themes
• Language and identities at work
• Oral and written genres in corporate and institutional communication
• Multimodality in business communication
• Enterprise communication across languages and cultures
• The social dimension in corporate and institutional communication


Additional Information

Important Dates Deadline for Call for Papers: 3 January 2011 Notice of Acceptance: end of February 2011 Early bird registration: by 30 April 2011 Cancellation: by 30 June 2011 (no refund of registration fee after this date)