Conversation as a tool for professional practice – Call for registration and abstracts

Conversation as a tool for professional practice is a one-day interdisciplinary conversation analysis conference.


05 Apr

Praktisk informasjon

  • Dato: 5. april 2019
  • Tid: Hele dagen
  • Sted: Campus Vestfold

  • Påmeldingsfrist: 1. mars 2019

Call for registration and abstracts

University of South-Eastern Norway, Campus Vestfold, welcomes abstracts for presentations at the fourth interdisciplinary one-day conversation analysis conference, "Conversation as a tool for professional practice". 

Submit abstracts within 1st February 2019 to Associate Professor Karianne Skovholt. 200-300 words for short presentations (15 minutes).

Invited Speakers

Invited speakers at the CA symposium include:

  • Charles Antaki (Professor of Language and Social Psychology, Loughborough University, UK)
  • Hilde Eide (Professor of Health Communication, University of South-Eastern Norway)
  • Eric Laurier (Reader in Geography & Interaction, University of Edinburgh, UK)
  • Erica Sandlund (Associate Professor of English Linguistics, Karlstad University, Sweden)
  • Rein Ove Sikveland (Dr, Social Interaction, Loughborough University, UK)
  • Hansun Waring (Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics, Teachers College, US)

Registration and programme

Registere here before 1st of March 2019.

  • Registration fee: 995 NOK (includes lunch)
  • Registration fee for employees at USN: 350 NOK (includes lunch)

Read more about the pre-conference workshops and preliminary programme.

Travel and accommodation

The nearest airport is Torp Sandefjord airport. It is positioned with a 20 minutes distance from Tønsberg. Alternatively, you may fly to Oslo Airport Gardemoen and go by train from Oslo airport station to Tønsberg. The train journey takes about 2 hours. We recommend Quality Hotel Tønsberg. It is close to the train station, and is close to the venue for the dinner in the afternoon. Use the code "USN-guest 2019" when booking at Quality Hotel Tønsberg.

Hotels in Tønsberg:

How to get to Campus Vestfold.