Friday, August 29, 2014

Fifth day of ICOS 2014 in Glasgow and the last one(((


ICOS 2014 Congress Dinner at the Glasgow University Union




Posters, literature and logo of ICOS 2014 in Glasgow
















Our special gratitude goes to Conference Assistant Daria Izdebska, who made up the logo and poster of ICOS 2014:

Peder Gammeltoft: Onomastics for all. How can new technology help broaden the appeal of name research?

Keynote Lecture 3 / Séance générale 3 / Plenarsitzung 3 (Boyd Orr Duilding, Lecture Theatre 1)

Peder Gammeltoft: Onomastics for all. How can new technology help broaden the appeal of name research?


Chair: Jayne Carroll, Hon. Secretary, English Place-Name Society













General Assembly of ICOS 2014 in Glasgow





  • President: Carole Hough (Scotland)




  • Secretary: Guy Puzey (Scotland)


  • Treasurer: Staffan Nyström (Sweden)


Assistant Secretary and Web Officer: Terhi Ainiala (Finland)

The next Board of Directors has been elected by the General Assembly on Thursday 28 August 2014 during the 25th ICOS Congress in Glasgow. The General Assembly elected officers for the following positions: 1 President, 2 Vice‐Presidents, 1 Secretary, 1 Treasurer, 1 Assistant Secretary and Web Officer, 1 Postgraduate Representative (Non‐Executive) and 5 other Non‐Executive Members.


  • former Vice-President and new elected President: Milan Harvalík  (Czech Republic)


  • former non-executive member and new elected Vice-President: Lidia Becker (Germany)


  • former and new Vice-President: Richard Coates  (England)




Carol Léonard (Canada): Secretary


Staffan Nyström (Sweden): Treasurer


Alice Crook (Scotland): Postgraduate Representative


Emilia Aldrin (Sweden): Non‐Executive Officer


Oliviu Felecan (Romania): Non‐Executive Officer


Paula Sjöblom (Finland): Non‐Executive Officer


Valéria Tóth (Hungary): Non‐Executive Officer

If I understood properly, we elected one more person which was not here/there. That's:

Professor Nobuhle Hlongwa
Professor Nobuhle HlongwaDesignationDean of Teaching & Learning
ClusterAfrican Languages
DesignationIsiZulu
Phone Number031 260 1065
Email Addresshlongwan1@ukzn.ac.za
CampusHoward College
Building, OfficeMemorial Tower Building, Ground Floor, G068

Degrees Held

  • PGCE (UKZN), BA, BAHon, MA, DLitt (UDW)

Experience:

  • Professor Nobuhle Hlongwa has 17 years’ experience in academia. She joined the University of Durban Westville in 1997 as a Lecturer. She is the former Acting Deputy Dean of Undergraduate Studies in the faculty of Humanities, Development and Social Sciences. She is the former Head of the School of isiZulu Studies (2005-2007). Currently, she monitors student enrolments and academic performance of undergraduate students and the implementation of the University language policy in the College of Humanities. She is an external examiner for MA and PHD thesis for Stellenbosch, UCT, UNISA, UNIZULU, Rhodes and DUT.


 May the onomastic force be with you all!!!
)))