August 18-21, 2021 | TU Dortmund University


Preliminary programme

We are happy to announce that the 42nd ICAME conference will be held August 18 to 21, 2021 at TU Dortmund University. Due to the current situation, ICAME42 is planned as a hybrid on-site and online conference. More information will follow soon.


Registration for ICAME42 is now open here. Early Bird registration fees are available till February 28, regular registration for (offsite) speakers is open till May 15.


Pre-conference workshops and tutorials will be held on August 18, 2021. More information about the workshops at ICAME42 can be found below. Please note: the deadline for the Workshop Powerful Tools has been extended to January 31.

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 and invite submissions of abstracts. For more information on participation and details about the workshops, please see their respective CfPs below. If you want to submit an abstract for one of the workshops, please contact the workshop organisers directly before the deadline given by the workshop organisers.

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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