BfC 2020 - 3rd Swiss Conference on Barrier-free Communication

The ZHAW School of Applied Linguistics is pleased to announce that the 3rd Swiss Conference on Barrier-free Communication will be held online on 29 June – 4 July 2020.

Registration for the BfC 2020 is now open!

A diverse pool of over 80 internationally renowned and early career authors from 15 different countries will virtually gather to discuss current issues and challenges in Barrier-free Communication. Conference topics include Audio Description, Live-subtitling, Easy Language research, Web accessibility and Sign Language (see the BfC 2020 Provisional Programme).

Register now! (Registration closes on 22 June 2020, 11:59 CEST)

Conference attendees will have access to all conference sessions, over 40 pre-recorded presentation videos (including posters) and a book of extended abstracts through Whova’s event management platform. They will also have the opportunity to actively participate in online Q&A sessions. English captions and international sign interpretation videos will be provided for each individual presentation. Finally, the registration fee includes online access to authors’ profiles and the opportunity to interact with authors and other attendees, create conversation topics or set up virtual meetups.

Please visit the conference website for further information.

Looking forward to virtually meeting you at the conference!

Posted by Susanne Jekat on 4th Jun 2020
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