TSU Arnold Chikobava Institute of Linguistics


International Conference

“Language and Modern Technologies V:

Issues of Historical and Etymological Lexicography”




Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University

Arnold Chikobava Institute of Linguistics

State Language Department of Georgia


Location: Tbilisi, Georgia

Dates: 15-17 December, 2019

Directions: Kartvelian languages, computational linguistics, corpus linguistics, historical lexicography, computational lexicography, corpus lexicography, digital humanities

Working languages: Georgian, English

Deadline for abstract submission: May 30, 2019

Notification of acceptance: June 30, 2019

Deadline for submission of print versions of abstracts: August 15, 2019



Conference themes:

  • Present-day problems of historical and etymological lexicography
  • Computational modeling of language
  • Computational lexicography
  • Corpus linguistics, corpus lexicography
  • Interdisciplinary projects of digital humanities
  • Linguistic databases


Workshop theme:

Corpus technologies in lexicography


Keynote speakers

Gerd Carling

Karina Vamling

Olga Nevzorova

Serge Sharoff

Dmitry Sitchinava



Scientific committee:

Nana Machvariani

Giorgi Alibegashvili

Merab Chukhua

Marina Beridze

Tinatin Margalitadze

Karina Vamling

Serge Sharoff

Dmitry Sitchinava


Organizing committee:

Merab Chukhua

Marina Beridze

Zaal Kikvidze

Ketevan Datukishvili

Natia Poniava

Maka Tetradze

Rusudan Papiashvili


Abstract submission guidelines:

Not exceeding 300 words

Fonts: Sylfaen for Georgian; Times New Roman for English

Font size: 12

Format: MS Word and PDF


Abstracts should be anonymously submitted via easychair:




Please note that Georgian abstracts should be accompanied with their English translations.


Time limit:

  • Presentation at a plenary session – 45 minutes
  • Presentation at a parallel session – 20 minutes
  • Discussion – 10 minutes


Registration fee: 

  • For Georgian participants – 80 GEL
  • For international participants – €80

The bilingual book of conference proceedings will be published by the beginning of the conference.


Contact: lmt.ge2019@gmail.com


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