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2015 International Symposium on Place Names

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The Team

Organising Committee

Description: Chrismi Tags: ChrismiChrismi Loth

Symposium co-ordinator

kongresETFB@ufs.ac.za

+27(0)51 401 2476

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Description: Theo Tags: TheoProf Theodorus du Plessis

Host (Director: Unit for Language Facilitation and Empowerment, UFS)

Description: Raper Tags: RaperProf Peter E. Raper

Executive member of scientific and organising committee

 

 

Description: Corrie Tags: CorrieMrs Corrie Geldenhuys

Assistance during symposium                              

Description: Senekal Tags: SenekalDr Burgert Senekal

Technical assistance during symposium/

  

Scientific Committee
  • Theodorus du Plessis (South Africa): Director, Unit for Language Facilitation and Empowerment, UFS
  • Peter E. Raper (South Africa): Member of the Steering Board, Joint IGU/ICA Commission/Working Group on Toponymy; Research Fellow, Unit for Language Facilitation and Empowerment, UFS
  • Cosimo Palagiano (Italy): IGU Chair, Joint IGU/ICA Commission/Working Group on Toponymy 
  • Paulo Márcio Leal de Menezes (Brazil): ICA Chair, Joint IGU/ICA Commission/Working Group on Toponymy
  • Peter Jordan (Austria): Member of the Steering Board, Joint IGU/ICA Commission/Working Group on Toponymy
  • Johan Lubbe (South Africa): Research Fellow, Unit for Language Facilitation and Empowerment, UFS
  • Johan Moll (South Africa): Research Fellow, Unit for Language Facilitation and Empowerment, UFS
Editor of the conference proceedings

A selection of the papers will be published as conference proceedings in a special edition of the Nomina Africa, accredited journal of the Names Society of Southern Africa. The guest editor will be Lucie A. Möller, Research Fellow at the Unit for Language Facilitation and Empowerment, UFS (South Africa)

More about the joint IGU/ICA Commission/Working roup on Toponymy