April-May Update

A current list of accepted papers is posted here. Conference registration will remain open throughout the month of May (closing June 1), but earlybird registration for IACS3 ends on May 1. Click here to register for the conference. Click through for more updates. ROOM SHARE: For anyone who would like to save on hotel costs by sharing … Continued

March Update

Conference registration is now open for IACS3. Follow the "Register" links for more information and check out our new info pages to help you prepare for your trip to Toronto. These pages include information on bursary applications for new researchers, travel recommendations, lodging recommendations, a page of maps, an overview of events and a pre-conference … Continued

February Update

Abstract notifications for oral presentations and poster presentations are out via the EasyChair interface (as of February 16). If you submitted an abstract for consideration, please check to ensure that you received your notification. Many thanks again to the International Scientific Committee and to members of the Local Organizing Committee for their attentive reviews. The IACS3 … Continued

Summary of Proposals Received

Many thanks to everyone who submitted abstracts. We received 121 proposals from 145 researchers in 30 countries. Stay tuned in February for notifications and instructions on vetting results and conference planning logistics.

Bursaries and Scholarships for New Researchers

Concerned about financing your trip? We are soliciting multiple funding sources to support new and early career researchers whose papers are accepted for presentation. The IACS board is supplying generous funds, and additional funding is being sought from Ryerson University and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. Funding allocation and amounts awarded … Continued

Post-Conference Publishing in Cognitive Semiotics

Three publication outlets are reserved for submission of revised IACS3 papers following the conference: The American Journal of Semiotics 35.1–2: Special themed double issue for individual papers to be published in Spring 2019. Contact Jamin Pelkey, Managing Editor Cognitive Semiotics: open for individual papers and special issue proposals. Contact Peer Bundgaard, Editor-In-Chief Anthropology of Language … Continued