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2013

Seidlhofer, Barbara. Roman Forum with Anna Mauranen, 6th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Rome, 4-7 September 2013.
Osimk-Teasdale, Ruth. 'Categorising plurilingual user data? Challenges and solutions for POS-tagging VOICE'. Individual paper, pre-conference workshop on 'Compilation and Annotation of Spoken Corpora: Towards Best Practice', convened by Gisle Andersen, John Kirk and Susan Lee Nacey. ICAME34, Santiago de Compostela, 22 May 2013.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'ELF-informed pedagogy: from code-fixation to language awareness'. Invited keynote, symposium on 'New Frontiers in Teaching and Learning English'. Verona, 15 February 2013.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'The Dislocation and Relocation of English'. Invited colloquium 'Understanding and Using Languages in a Globalizing World', convened by Joan Kelly Hall. AAAL, Dallas, 16 March 2013.

2012

Osimk-Teasdale, Ruth. '“You can actually perform good in another language if you put your mind to it”: Conversion in ELF'. Individual Paper, 4th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Istanbul, 24-26 May 2012.
Radeka, Michael. 'Methodological challenges in tagging VOICE: the case of relative pronouns'. Individual Paper, 4th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Istanbul, 24-26 May 2012.
Seidlhofer, Barbara; Osimk-Teasdale, Ruth; Radeka, Michael; Majewski, Stefan. 'Vienna-Oxford International Corpus of English (VOICE)'. Invited paper, CLARIN-AT - DARIAH-AT. Europäische Forschungsinfrastrukturen in den Geisteswissenschaften, Vienna, 21-22 February 2012.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'English as a lingua franca: Conceptual challenges and consequences'. Invited colloquium 'De Gruyter at AAAL: Theorizing English in the World' convened by Jane Zuengler. AAAL, Boston, 24-27 March 2012.
Seidlhofer, Barbara; Dorn, Nora; Schekulin, Claudio; Wolfartsberger, Anita. 'Research Perspectives on English as a Lingua Franca'. Individual Paper, AAUTE Conference, Salzburg, 4-5 May 2012.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'ELF: absolutely relative'. Invited keynote. Centre for Global Englishes Launch, Southampton, 16 May 2012.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. Plenary Panel with Jennifer Jenkins, Anna Mauranen, and Henry Widdowson, 5th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Istanbul, 24-26 May 2012.

2011

Breiteneder, Angelika; Pitzl, Marie-Luise. 'ELF data, ELF corpora: Structural characteristics of VOICE'. Symposium on 'The VOICEs of Europe and Asia: diversity of data but harmony in approach', convened by Barbara Seidlhofer and Andy Kirkpatrick. AILA, Beijing, 23-28 August 2011.
Majewski, Stefan. 'VOICE XML: From Transcript to XML Corpus'. Individual Paper, 4th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Hong Kong, 26-28 May 2011.
Majewski, Stefan. 'VOICE XML: Xtending VOICE'. Individual paper, ICAME 32, Oslo, 1-5 June 2011.
Majewski, Stefan; Wang, Lixun. 'Bringing VOICE and ELFiA together. An exercise in collaborative corpus creation'. Symposium on 'The VOICEs of Europe and Asia: diversity of data but harmony in approach', convened by Barbara Seidlhofer and Andy Kirkpatrick. AILA: Beijing, 23-28 August 2011.
Osimk, Ruth. 'Developing tagging practices for VOICE – the challenge of variation'. Poster Display, 4th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Hong Kong, 26-28 May 2011.
Osimk, Ruth; Breiteneder, Angelika. 'Multiple voices: Highlighting aspects of form and function in ELF'. Symposium on 'East-West dialogue on English as a Lingua Franca, Part Two: ELF in Europe', convened by Jennifer Jenkins and Anna Mauranen. AILA, Beijing, 23-28 August 2011.
Patkin, John; Osimk, Ruth; Radeka, Michael. 'VOICE and ELFiA: Challenges in the collection and processing of ELF data'. Symposium on 'The VOICEs of Europe and Asia: diversity of data but harmony in approach', convened by Barbara Seidlhofer and Andy Kirkpatrick. AILA, Beijing, 23-28 August 2011.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise. 'Variation by heart: Metaphorical creativity in ELF'. Individual Paper, 4th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Hong Kong, 26-28 May 2011.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise. 'Speaking metaphorically: Functions of creative idioms and metaphors in English as a lingua franca'. Individual Paper, 12th International Pragmatics Conference (IPrA), Manchester, 3-8 July 2011.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise. 'Creating interactions: Exploring dimensions of metaphor in spoken ELF'. Symposium on 'East-West dialogue on English as a Lingua Franca, Part Two: ELF in Europe', convened by Jennifer Jenkins and Anna Mauranen. AILA, Beijing, 23-28 August 2011.
Radeka, Michael. 'Exploring transformation-based replacement rules: ELF specific patterns?'. Individual Paper, 4th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Hong Kong, 26-28 May 2011.
Radeka, Michael; Osimk, Ruth. 'Annotation by transformation: Advantages of TBL for tagging spoken ELF data'. Individual paper, ICAME 32, Oslo, 1-5 June 2011.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. Plenary Panel with Jennifer Jenkins and Anna Mauranen, 4th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Hong Kong, 26-28 May 2011.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'Translanguaging via English as a Lingua Franca'. Invited plenary address, IX Congresso Brasiliero de Linguistica Aplicada, UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, 25-28 July 2011.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'Capability vs. Code-fixation'. Round Table 'Literacy, language teaching and social inclusion', IX Congresso Brasileiro de Linguistica Aplicada, UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, 26 July 2011.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'Anglophone-centric attitudes and the globalization of English'. Invited plenary address, AILA 16th World Congress of Applied Linguistics, Beijing, 23-28 August 2011.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'ELF (English as a Lingua Franca): new perspectives on English'. Invited lecture and seminar, Waseda University, Tokyo, 30-31 August 2011.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. '"Proficiency in English": the ELF perspective'. Invited plenary address, ATECR/IATEFL Conference, Brno, 10 September 2011.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'Negotiable Language. Understanding English as a Lingua Franca'. Invited keynote address,'Inglese Lingua Franca nell’ambito delle Relazioni Internazionali', Giornata di studio, Università Ca’ Foscari di Venezia, 21 October 2011.

2010

Breiteneder, Angelika. 'ELF and ELT: Rethinking the subject English'. Colloquium on 'English as a Lingua Franca: Recent theoretical and empirical developments', convened by Lucy Pickering and Barbara Seidlhofer. AAAL: Atlanta, GA, 6-9 March 2010.
Breiteneder, Angelika. 'From product to process: Changing objectives for teaching English'. Invited plenary paper on panel 'Implications of ELF', 3rd International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Vienna, 22-25 May 2010.
Breiteneder, Angelika.'ELF and ELT: Insights from VOICE'. Individual paper, 9th Teaching and Language Corpora Conference, Brno, 30 June - 3 July 2010.
Majewski, Stefan. 'VOICE Online, bringing VOICE to the web?'. Visual Presentation, 3rd International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Vienna, 22-25 May 2010.
Majewski, Stefan. 'CorpusQuery, the software behind VOICE Online'. Individual software presentation, ICAME 31, Giessen, 26-30 May 2010.
Osimk, Ruth. 'Will VOICE go POS?'. Visual Presentation, 3rd International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Vienna, 22-25 May 2010.
Osimk, Ruth. 'Evaluating the applicability of existing POS-taggers for a corpus of English as a lingua franca (VOICE)'. Individual work-in-progress paper, ICAME 31, Giessen, 26-30 May 2010.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise. 'The Metaphoricity of Idioms in ELF: Empirical Findings and Methodological Questions'. Colloquium on 'English as a Lingua Franca: Recent theoretical and empirical developments', convened by Lucy Pickering and Barbara Seidlhofer. AAAL: Atlanta, GA, 6-9 March 2010.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise. 'Creativity meets convention: idiom variation and metaphoricity in ELF'. Invited plenary paper on panel 'Descriptions of ELF', 3rd International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Vienna, 22-25 May 2010.
Seidlhofer, Barbara; Widdowson, Henry. 'English As A Lingua Franca: What's The Use In Education?'. Invited keynote, APAC ELT Convention, Barcelona, 25-27 February 2010.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. '"To get the better of words" Proficiency in English: the ELF perspective'. Invited plenary address, BAAHE Annual Conference, Brussels, 4 December 2010.
Seidlhofer, Barbara; Widdowson, Henry. 'Conformity and creativity in ELF and learner English'. Festsymposium zum 65. Geburtstag vom Prof. Dr. Kurt Kohn, Tübingen, 15 January 2010.

2009

Breiteneder, Angelika; Klimpfinger, Theresa; Pitzl, Marie-Luise. '’Transitionary’, ‘linguistical’, ‘increasement’: Lexical innovations in ELF', Individual paper, 2nd International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Southampton, 6-8 April 2009.
Klimpfinger,Theresa; Majewski, Stefan: 'VoiceScribe: Transkriptionssoftware für die Codierung von Englisch als Lingua Franca'. Invited lecture, first annual meeting of the Centre of Linguistics and Audiovisual Documentation (LAVD) 'Sprache-Ton-Bild. Codierung gesprochener Sprache', Vienna, 29 January 2009.
Osimk, Ruth. 'Aspiration, [θ]/[ð] and /r/ in Englisch als Lingua Franca – a psycholinguistic approach', Individual paper, 2nd International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Southampton, 6-8 April 2009.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise. 'Dogs, tails and socks: Idiom and metaphor in ELF'. Invited lecture, Annual Conference of the Austrian Association for University Teachers of English (AAUTE), Salzburg, 24 April 2009.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise. 'Diverging from existing norms: Creativity in ELF', Individual paper, 2nd International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Southampton, 6-8 April 2009.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise. 'English as a Lingua Franca: exploiting a linguistic resource '. Invited lecture, Università degli studi di Verona, Dipartimento di Anglistika, Germanistica e Slavistica, Verona, 2 December 2009.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise. 'Researching English as a Lingua Franca'. Invited lecture, Università degli studi di Verona, Dipartimento di Anglistika, Germanistica e Slavistica, Verona, 1 December 2009.
Seidlhofer,Barbara: 'Englisch als Lingua Franca'. Invited lecture, Linguistic Symposium of the Language Institute of the Austrian Armed Forces (AAF) 'Mehr Sicherheit durch Mehrsprachigkeit', Vienna, 23 September 2009.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'Eigentum und Eigenart: Wem gehört die Weltsprache Englisch?' Invited lecture at the Faculty of Philological and Cultural Studies and culture, University of Vienna, 26 June 2009. (cf. http://www.dieuniversitaet-online.at)
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'VOICE: The Project’s Progress', Invited keynote talk, 2nd International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, Southampton, 6-8 April 2009.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'The Pedagogic Use of the Use of English.' Invited plenary, 15th International TESOL Arabia Conference, Dubai, 12 March 2009.
VOICE Project, 'VOICE: MitbeSTIMMEn.' Poster presented at the exhibition of the Faculty of Philological and Cultural Studies, University of Vienna, June 26 - July 17, 2009.

2008

Breiteneder, Angelika. 'A VOICE for ELF: Aspects of corpus design.' Individual paper, ELF Forum, Helsinki, 6–8 March 2008.
Breiteneder, Angelika; Pitzl, Marie-Luise: 'A VOICE for ELF in Europe: introducing a new resource.' Individual paper, 15th World Congress of Applied Linguistics (AILA), Essen, 28 August 2008.
Breiteneder, Angelika; Klimpfinger,Theresa; Majewski, Stefan; Pitzl, Marie-Luise: 'VOICE - eine sprachwissenschaftliche Ressource zur Erforschung von Englisch als Lingua Franca'. Invited lecture, VERBAL Workshop CLARIN (Common Language Resources and Technology Infrastructure), Vienna, 5 December 2008.
Hülmbauer, Cornelia. '"It's so horrible... I mean, I love it!" – The shifting relationship of correctness and effectiveness in ELF communication.' Individual paper, ELF Forum, Helsinki, 6–8 March 2008.
Klimpfinger, Theresa. '"She's mixing the two languages together" – forms and functions of code-switching in ELF.' Individual paper, ELF Forum, Helsinki, 6–8 March 2008.
Lichtkoppler, Julia. 'Exploring the wider dimension: English as a lingua franca and EU language policy.' Individual paper, ELF Forum, Helsinki, 6–8 March 2008.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise. '"We should not wake up any dogs": Idiom and metaphor in ELF.' Individual paper, ELF Forum, Helsinki, 6–8 March 2008.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise; Breiteneder, Angelika: 'ELF in European university contexts: examples from the VOICE project.' Individual paper, International Conference on Language Issues in English-medium Universities: A Global Concern, Hong Kong, 18-20 June 2008.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: 'Border crossing with English as a lingua franca'. Plenary lecture, TESOL – Italy's 33rd National Convention, Rome, 13-14 November 2008.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: "English as a lingua franca: a use of language in its own right". Invited contribution to the Thematic Session on Second-language varieties of English and Learner Englishes. Inaugural conference of the International Society of the Linguistics of English, Freiburg, 8 October 2008.
Seidlhofer, Barbara (Convenor): 'Reconciling multilingualism with English as a lingua franca: Realistic policy or wishful thinking?' Symposium European Strand, 15th World Congress of Applied Linguistics (AILA), Essen, 26 August 2008.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: 'Otherwise engaged: ELF and its relevance for language awareness.' Plenary lecture, 9th ALA Conference, Hong Kong, 26-29 June 2008.
Seidlhofer, Barbara; Breiteneder, Angelika; Pitzl, Marie-Luise: 'Focus on ELF in VOICE.' Plenary follow-up session, 9th ALA Conference, Hong Kong, 26-29 June 2008.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: 'On the need to rethink the 'E' in TEFL.' Invited contribution to Round Table 'The role(s) of and relationship between language(s) in the school curriculum (with a focus on the role/relationship of English to 'other' languages)', Hong Kong Institute of Education, 21 June 2008.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: 'A VOICE for ELF'. Featured Colloquium on 'English as a Lingua Franca' convened by Andy Kirkpatrick and Jennifer Jenkins. International Conference on Language Issues in English-medium Universities: A Global Concern, Hong Kong, 18-20 June 2008.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: Invited lecture in 'Conférences UNICA' lecture cycle, University of Lausanne, 28 April 2008.
Seidlhofer, Barbara. 'ELF findings: form and function.' Invited plenary, ELF Forum, Helsinki, 6–8 March 2008.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: ‘Giving VOICE to English as a lingua franca’. Invited plenary, International Conference on Global English, Verona, February 2008.

2007

Breiteneder, Angelika: '"The thing function in both possibilities": English as a Lingua Franca in Europe and the case of the third person -s'. Individual paper, 13th IAWE Conference, Regensburg, 4 October 2007.
Lichtkoppler, Julia: 'Repetition in English as a lingua franca (ELF) conversations: an ace up the sleeve?'. Individual paper, 10th IPrA Conference, Göteborg, 12 July 2007.
Lichtkoppler, Julia: '"Yah, yah, I know, I know, I know" - The power of repetition in ELF conversations'. Lecture, International Research Meeting for Junior Applied Linguists, Groningen, January 2007.
Pitzl, Marie-Luise: '"I know what you mean": managing occurrences of miscommunication in ELF business meetings'. Individual paper, 10th IPrA Conference, Göteborg, 12 July 2007.
Seidlhofer, Barbara; Pitzl, Marie-Luise: 'In quest of a language for cross-cultural communication.' Plenary lecture, International Workshop on Communication in international r & d projects, Vienna, 19 November 2007.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: Participation in Workshop on 'Perspectives on English as a Lingua Franca' convened by Margie Berns and Anne Pakir, 13th IAWE Conference, Regensburg, 5 October 2007.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: 'Accommodation and the idiom principle in English as a Lingua Franca'. Panel on 'Pragmatics of English as a Lingua Franca' convened by Juliane House and Istvan Kecskes, 10th IPA Conference, Göteborg, 10 July 2007.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: pro-Elf stance in the ELT Journal/IATEFL Debate. 'Signature event' at the 41st International Annual IATEFL Conference, Aberdeen, 19 April 2007. (cf. http://www.iatefl.org/content/conferences/2007/index.php)

2006

Seidlhofer, Barbara: ‘English as an international lingua franca: new concepts, new priorities’. Invited keynote, ELT in China & 3rd International Symposium on CET, Guandong University of Foreign Studies, Guangzhou, November 2006.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: ‘English as a Lingua Franca — So What's New?’. Invited plenary, Anglistentag Halle, September 2006. (cf http://anglistentag.anglistik.uni-halle.de/forum_und_sektionen/standards_and_norms/index.de.php)
Seidlhofer, Barbara: ‘English as a lingua franca: ¿Qué pasa?’. AESLA 2006 Featured Symposium: ‘New Trends In Applied Linguistics’, Madrid, March 2006.

2005

Breiteneder, Angelika; Pitzl, Marie-Luise: 'English as a lingua franca and its consequences for teaching and assessment'. Workshop, Bundesseminar: Der neue Lehrplan für English, Teil II, Altmünster, October 2005.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: ‘Duality and equality: language variation and education’. Invited lecture, TESOL Symposium ‘Dual Language Education: Teaching and Learning Two Languages in the EFL Setting’, Istanbul, September 2005. (cf http://www.tesol.org/s_tesol/sec_document.asp?CID=415&DID=3115)
Seidlhofer, Barbara: ‘The future of English now: English as a lingua franca’. AAAL-AILA Madison, July 2005.

2004

Seidlhofer, Barbara: ‘Contrasting Englishes: native language and lingua franca’. Invited talk, Contrastive Seminar, English Department, Göteborg University, December 2004.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: ‘Putting English in its place: English as a lingua franca in Europe’. First Annual Lecture for the Centre of Applied Language Research, University of Southampton, November 2004.
Seidlhofer, Barbara: ‘English for Europe or European English?’ Opening plenary, Conference ‘English is not enough’, Olomouc, Czech Republic, April 2004.