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Social events

July 24th

Opening reception – Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the ISGS
LOCATION HAS CHANGED! The reception will NOT take place in the University building, as stated previously. The conference staff will walk people over from Palaestra to the Centre for Languages and Literature at 18.45.

Where: Centre for Languages and Literature
Time: 19.00

July 26th

Conference dinner
Where: the Grand Hotel
Address: Bantorget 1
Telephone: +46 46-280 61 00
Time: 19.00

July 27th

Guided city tour by the city architect Bengt Aronsson
Meeting point: Lund Cathedral
Time: 16.00 (the tour lasts 1 hour)

Guided city tour by Lars Lundberg
Meeting point: On the square to the right of Lund Cathedral (if you stand in front of the church, facing the entrance), next to the statue of Schartau.
Time: 16.00 (the tour lasts 1 hour)

NOTE: All registered participants will be informed about which of the two tours to attend. The two tours are equally valuable; the division is for organizational reasons.

July 28th

Foteviken excursion — Information Folder (PDF file)
Meeting point: Lund Cathedral
Time: 9.30
Arrival at the Museum: 10.00
Tour: at the arrival (1 hour long)
Lunch: 11-ish (NOTE: drinks to be purchased)
Departure: when we’re ready

NOTE: The Museum accepts cash only, no cards!



A number of photo albums were added to the new photos page. Thanks to the contributors!


The ISGS 5 conference is now over and we would like to thank everyone involved for their contributions! If you have photos from the event that you would like us to put up at the web site, please send them to us. If you presented a poster at the conference and want us to put this up on the website, please send that too. The posters will be put up on a password protected page — to avoid concerns with not yet published results — and the password will be sent out to all conference participants.


On-site registration opens at 8 AM in the morning tomorrow (Tuesday).


The welcome reception will NOT take place in the university building, as previously stated. See the Social events page for details.


Follow ISGS 5 on twitter.


Online registration will close on Sunday the 22:th of July. After that, all registration is handled at the conference venue.


The Book of Abstracts is now available! Information on the social events has been added on a separate page. The Conference Schedule is updated (very slightly). More exact information about the location of the conference venue has been added to the information page.


Version 5 of the Preliminary Conference Schedule is available and plenary abstracts have been added.


Version 3 of the Preliminary Conference Program is now available.


The Preliminary Conference Program is now available.


About posters: The boards that will be used for holding the posters on ISGS5 are 90 centimeters wide and 190 centimeters high. An email with more info will be sent out to all Poster presenters.


Notifications of acceptance or rejection of submitted abstracts have been sent out by email. It is now possible to register for the conference.


The deadline has now passed and the reviewing process has started.


Deadline for submission of abstracts and panel proposals is extended to February 13!


It is now possible to submit abstracts and panel proposals.


Scientific committee added.


Call for papers sent out and web site launched.

www by: Mats Andrén