XLVI Kielitieteen päivät 2019 XLVI Annual Conference of Linguistics XLVI Språkvetenskapsdagar


Kieli, elämä ja yhteiskunta Språket, livet och samhället Language, life, and the society


Itä-Suomen yliopisto, Joensuun kampus / University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu campus


Tervetuloa! Welcome! Välkommen!


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The symposium takes place on the Joensuu campus of the University of Eastern Finland, in the Agora building. The opening ceremony and Plenum 1 will be held in Carelia building (room C2). We will use rooms AG100, AG101, AG106, AG108 and AG109 in the department of humanities and AT100 (for plenaries 2 and 3). 




The symposium programme will be in your conference folder. As usual, some changes to the program might still occur. You will receive the final programme when registering at the information desk.


Abstract book


The abstract book has been be published on our website:/fi/web/ktp2019/abstraktit. To avoid wasting paper, the book will only be published electronically. 




The Agora rooms are equipped with a PC and a data projector. We kindly ask the presenters to bring their presentations on USB sticks rather than using their own laptops. If you have any special requests concerning the equipment, please contact us in advance. For poster presentations, we have stands near the registrations desk. 


Wireless network


The Joensuu campus has an open wireless network “uef-open”, which does not require a username and/or password. More information about the wireless networks here: https://www.uef.fi/en/web/tipa/wlan.


Coffee and lunch


The registration fee includes coffee or tea and two lunches (Friday and Saturday). Coffee and tea are served in the Agora building (the opening coffee in Carelia building) and lunch in the Aura and Carelia restaurants. 




The conference reception will be hosted by the City of Joensuu on Thursday 16 May at 19:30–21:00 at the Kerubi restaurant in Karjalantalo (Siltakatu 1). According to our previous experiences, we will be served a plentiful buffet. 


The conference dinner on Friday, 17 May, is starting at 19:00 at restaurant Sulo (Kauppakatu 28).


Social media


The symposium has a Facebook event which will be updated during the event. If you wish to share updates or pictures of the symposium in social media, please use the hashtag #ktp2019.


Certificate of participation


In case you need a certificate of participation, please contact the organizing committee.


Contact information


Email ktp2019@uef.fi. Phone number (registration desk) +358 50 5756440 or 050 5756440.