IVACS One-day Symposium: Corpus research in Challenging Contexts

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:00 to 17:30
School of Education, North Campus, Maynooth University


IVACS (Inter-Varietal Applied Corpus Studies) is an international research network that brings together researchers and postgraduate students working in corpus linguistics, through an annual one-day symposium and a biennial conference. 
This year's one-day symposium will be hosted by Lárionad na Gaeilge: Taighde, Teagasc agus Tástáil / The Centre for Irish Language Research, Teaching and Testing, Maynooth University, and will focus on the theme of Corpus Research in Challenging Contexts.
The aim of the symposium will be to discuss and share experiences and ideas regarding the many challenges associated with corpus research, including those involved in corpus compilation, annotation and analysis, as well as additional challenges that arise when working with lesser-used languages, learner language or other non-standard data.


Registration for this event is free. 
Please register online here
The deadline for online registration is Monday 19 February 2018.

Venue and Location

School of Education, North Campus, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland

Practical Information

Click on the document below for information regarding accommodation, transport and parking: 

IVACS Maynooth 2018 Practical information (pdf)


Symposium Programme

IVACS One-day Symposium Programme (pdf)