Lexicography and Linguistic Diversity         
Euralex 2016  


Resolution (in PDF format)
◊ Appeal of the Lexicographic Centre at Tbilisi State University
◊ Patrick Hanks: Position paper for Tbilisi Round Table


The XVII EURALEX International Congress. 6 - 10 September 2016, Tbilisi, Georgia.

The Congress was organized by the Lexicographic Centre
at Ivané Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University.

The EURALEX Congresses bring together professional lexicographers, publishers, researchers, software developers and others interested in dictionaries of all types.

The programme included plenary lectures, parallel sessions on various topics, software demonstrations, a round-table discussion, pre-congress tutorials and specialized workshops, a book and software exhibition as well as social events for participants and their guests.

The motto of this edition of the EURALEX International Congress was: Lexicography and Linguistic Diversity.

The logo of the congress depicts the 12th - 13th century Georgian poet Shota Rustaveli.

Keynote speakers
: Jost Gippert, Pius ten Hacken, Geoffrey Williams, Robert Ilson and Patrick Hanks.

Round Table Discussion on the Status of Lexicography.
Round Table was moderated by Thierry Fontenelle.


Under the patronage of Tbilisi City Assembly

Under the scientific patronage of Georgian National Academy of Sciences

And with the support of:




We are pleased to inform you that early bird registration is extended till 15.06.2016
We are pleased to inform you that registration is now open

We have published prices of social events

We have published prices of partner hotels for congress participants
We have published the preliminary programme of the congress
We are pleased to inform you that the programme committee has selected 115 papers for presentation at the congress (90 papers, 15 posters, 8 software demos, 2 pre-congress workshops)