August 18-21, 2021 | TU Dortmund University



Registration is now open here. Due to the current situation, ICAME42 is planned as a hybrid on-site and online conference. Registration for offsite participants will be open till 15 May . Please note that the registration deadline for onsite participation has been extended till March 31 or until the maximum number of onsite participants has been reached. If you would like to downgrade from onsite participation to online participation afterwards, you may do so until May 1 - please contact us via e-mail for that.

Plenary speakers

General information

& guidance

We are happy to announce the 42nd ICAME conference organized by the Chairs of English Linguistics at TU Dortmund University taking place August 18-21, 2021. The conference theme is “Crossing Boundaries through Corpora”.

ICAME is an international conference for corpus-based approaches to English. Due to the current situation, ICAME42 is planned as a hybrid on-site and online conference. The following types of presentations will be offered:

1) plenaries, 2) on-site paper presentations, including work-in-progress reports and software demos, 3) recorded paper presentations including work-in progress reports and software demos, 4) research blurbs (onsite: poster/offsite: video clip in which participants present research ideas).

Conference fees

Early bird discounts are available for registrations made until February 28. Registrations for speakers at the conference are open until May 15.

Workshop information

& call for workshop participation

The following workshops will be taking place at ICAME42 on August 18, 2021. For more information about the details of the workshops, please see their respective CfPs below.

Plenary speakers


& accommodation

You can avail of the special conference fee of 89€ per night at the Dorint Hotel Dortmund using the discount code on the confirmation page of the registration form.

Alternatively, you can find different accommodation options through the DortmundTourism website.

Dortmund offers many activities you might be interested in. You can find out what you can do in Dortmund during your stay on the DortmundTourism website.

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