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12th International Conference on Language Variation in Europe – ICLaVE|12




The International Conference on Language Variation in Europe, ICLaVE, is one of the most important fora for research in the area of language variation in Europe. It aims at bringing together scholars of languages and language varieties spoken in Europe with the purpose of discussing empirical, methodological and theoretical issues in the study of language variation and change on our continent.  


Austrian Academy of Sciences (Vienna, Austria)

University of Vienna (Vienna, Austria)

ICLaVE|12 takes place in the Main Building of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (July 8) and the Main Building of the University of Vienna (July 9–11).


8–11 July, 2024.
Find us on the Sociolinguistic Events Calendar.


Please keep checking this website for updates and incoming information!

If you want to participate, take a look at our calls. You can propose a paper, a poster, a multimedia presentation, or a panel.

As soon as scheduling is completed, you will find our conference programme as well as the abstracts on this site. In the meantime, check out our plenaries and social programme.

As soon as registration starts, you can sign up here.

The locations section has information on the venue, on public transport and accommodation, and on interesting spots in Vienna.

If you have any further questions, do not hesitate to contact us via iclave12(at)dioe.at.