Conferences

2019 – Conference Language and Modern Technologies, Tbilisi, December 15-17, 2019, organised by Tbilisi State University, Sokhumi State University and Circassian Culture Center (link)

2019 – Workshop at Yerevan University within the “New Horizons of Internationalization” SI project, December 2-5 (link)

2019 – Fourth Annual RUCARR Conference, Malmö University, November 21-22, 2019 (link)

2019 – Workshop at Batumi State University within the “New Horizons of Internationalization” SI project

2019 – Conference on October 23, 2019 at the Academy of Sciences of Georgia celebrating the 90th birthday of the world renowned linguist, Academician Thomas Gamkrelidze (link)

2019 – Workshop at Odessa Mechnikov University within the “New Horizons of Internationalization” SI project, May 22-23 (link)

2019 – Workshop at Balti University within the “New Horizons of Internationalization” SI project

2018 – Conference ‘Promoting International Dialogue and Protecting Cultural Heritage in the Caucasus’  organized by the research platform Russia and the Caucasus Regional Research (RUCARR) December 5–6, 2018 (link)

2018 – V International Symposium of Linguists-Caucasologists, in memory of the 120 years anniversary of Academician Arnold Chikobava, Nov. 22-24  (link)

2018 – Third Annual RUCARR Conference, held at Malmo University, Sweden, on November 8-9, 2018 (link)

2018 – “Caucasian Philology – Perspectives and History”, conference organised in Nalchik on October 19 on the occasion of Prof. M.A. Kumakhov’s 90th birthday (link)

2018 – II International Kartvelological Congress, celebrating ‘100 years of Tbilisi State University’, September 26-29, Georgian Academy of Sciences (link)

2018 – Tbilisi State University, named after Ivane Javakhishvili, one of its founders, celebrated its 100th anniversary with a conference 7-9 February 2018 (link)

2018 – 100 years’ Anniversary of the Declarations of Independence in the Caucasus on May 22 (link)

2017 – Conference “Circassians in the 21st century: Identity and Survival” hosted by RUCARR at Malmö University, Sweden, November 23-24, 2017 (link)

2017 – Second Annual RUCARR Conference, held at Malmo University, Sweden, on November 22-23, 2017 (link)

2017 – Conference Linguistic dominance and inequality was hosted by the Department of Language and Linguistics, Malmö University, November 15-16, 2017 (link)

2017 – International conference Ideology and Linguistic Ideas,  organized by the Giorgi Akhvlediani Society for the History of Linguistics, hosted by Tbilisi State University 6-9 October 2017 (link)

2016 – Inaugural conference of the research platform Russia and the Caucasus Regional Research (RUCARR), Faculty of Culture and Society, Malmö University, December 8-9, 2016 (link)

2016 – Workshop Perspectives on fieldwork in the Caucasus, late 1989s and early 1990s., November 24-25 2016 (link)

2016 – International Seminar on Russian and Caucasus Studies, Tbilisi State University, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, June 22, 2016

2016 – Gelenek ve Gelecek. Türkiye Çerekeslerinin Günsel Sorunlari (Tradition and Future) was organized by Kafkas Dernekleri Federasyonu in Ankara on May 13. (link)

2015 – International conference dedicated to the 110th anniversary of Prof Giorgi Rogava, Circassian Cultural Center, Tbilisi on December 12-13, 2015 (link)

2015 – International Kartvelological Congress held in Tbilisi on November 10-14, 2015 (link)

2014 – Sochi 2014: Geopolitical, economical and social dynamics. International conference, Brussels, ULB, February 20-21 2014.

2014 – 1st International Caucasus University Association (CUA) Conference on Endangered Languages, organized in Ardahan, Turkey, by Caucasus University Association, Ardahan University. Dates: October 13-16, 2014 (link)

2013 – The Second International Conference on the Adyghe Language, Ankara on September 27-29, 2013. The conference is organized by the Federation of the Caucasian Associations in Turkey (Kaffed).

2013 – International Conference Georgian Language and Modern Technologies, Sept. 4-5 2013, Chikobava Institute, Tbilisi, Georgia

2013 – The Sochi Predicament CERES Choices, Resources and Encounters in Russia and other European post-socialist states. Conference 24-25 May 2013 in Helsinki, Finland

2012 – Workshop of the consortium preparing the project proposal for “Security and Democracy in the Neighbourhood: the Case of the Caucasus”, Kadir Has University, Istanbul, November 23-25

2012 – The expected results of the recognition of the Circassian genocide (Anaklia, Georgia), May 21, Circassian Culture Center & Jamestwon Foundation (kunde inte närvara pga sjukdom, deltog med paper i publikationen)

2011 – Expert workshop on Security and democracy in the neighbourhood: the case of the Caucasus. 19 Dec. 2011. European Commission, Brussels. (link)

2010 – Workshop “What is role of Caucasian diasporas in the Caucasus region today?”, December 3, IMER, Malmö University, 2010.

2010 – Humanities of the Lesser-Known: New directions in the description, documentation and typology of endangered languages and musics, Second conference of the Birgit Rausing Language Program, September 10-11, 2010, in Lund, Sweden

2009 – International Conference on the Georgian language and modern technologies, Georgian Academy of Sciences, 20-21 oktober (link)

2008 – Conference on Caucasus Studies: Society – Migration – Language, IMER, Malmö University, 28-30 Nov

2008 – II International Symposium in Iberian-Caucasian Linguistics: Legacy and Perspectives (dedicated to the 110th anniversary of Arnold Chikobava), 9-11 okt

2007 – Conference on the Languages of the Caucasus, Department of Linguistics at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig.

2007 – The Circassians: Past, present and future. Jamestown Foundation, Washington.

2007 – Problems of The Georgian Literary Language, conference held at
The State Language Division of The Ministry of Education and Sciences, 13-14 April, 2007

2006 – The Endangered Languages of the World and the Case of Adyghe-Abkhaz Languages. ‘Constituting an Infrastructure for Education of Adyghe and Abkhaz (Circassian) Languages’, Ankara.

2006 – The Future of the North Caucasus. The Jamestown Foundation. Washington.

2006 – Netlearning, Blekinge Institute of Technology.

2006 – Workshop on Language and Language Use among Adolescents in Multilingual Urban Areas, Opportunities and Challenges, Malmö University.

2005 – Annual conference at the Caucasus and Central-Asian Studies’ Society: Current Issues in Linguistic Work on the Caucasus, Boston University, Boston.

2005 – Language, History and Cultural Identities in the Caucasus, IMER, Malmö University.

2005 – Netlearning, Blekinge Institute of Technology.

2004 – Globalization, technological advances and lesser-known languages in South Asia, workshop at the18th European Conference on Modern South Asian Studies. Lund University.

2004 – Annual conference at the Caucasus and Central-Asian Studies’ Society: Georgian Cultural Roots, Indiana University, Bloomington.

2002 – The Role of the State in West Asia, Conf. held at the Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul.

2001 – TNP2 conference (Thematic Network Project in the Area of languages II. Scientific Committee on New Learning Environments – the European learning Space; Socrates/Erasmus), Gent University.

2001 – Annual Convention of the Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN), Columbia University, NY: Panel ‘Minority Identity in Georgia’.

2000 – Annual Convention of the Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN), Columbia University, NY: Panel ‘Ethnic Minorities in Georgia’.

2000 – 10th Caucasian Colloquium organized by the Societas Caucasologica Europaea, München.

2000 – TNP2 conference (Thematic Network Project in the Area of languages II. Scientific Committee on New Learning Environments – the European learning Space; Socrates/Erasmus), Freie Universität Berlin.

1999 – Annual Convention of the Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN), Columbia University, NY: Panel ‘Rethinking Identities: State, Nation, Culture’.

1999 – ‘Language maintenance and death: reports from the field and strategies for the new millenium. Workshop at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign , July 17-18 1999.

1998 – Conference on the occasion of Arnold Chikobava’s  centenary, Tbilisi

1998 – Swedish-Chinese Linguistic Symposium, Peking (1998).

1997 – Workshop at Università degli Studi di Napoli ‘Federico II’ with representatives from partner universities of ECP-1129.

1997 – Linguistic conference, Kutaisi, Georgia

1996 – Workshop at Helsinki University with representatives from partner universities of ECP-1129.

1996 – Workshop at University of Girona with representatives from partner universities of ECP-1129.

1995 – Workshop at Amsterdam University with representatives from partner universities of ECP-1129.

1995 – Eurotyp group meeting on ‘Complementation and Subordination’ – Lund University.

1994 – Plenary conference in the European Typology project Eurotyp – Le Bischen­berg, France.

1994 – Eurotyp group meeting on ‘Complementation and Subordination’ –  Bangor, Wales.

1994 – Workshop at Odense University with representatives from partner universities of ECP-1129.

1994 – Workshop at the University of Paris-8 with representatives from partner universities of ECP-1129.

1993 – Eurotyp group meetings on ‘Complementation and Subordination’ – Istanbul

1993 – Eurotyp group meetings on ‘Complementation and Subordination’ – Lund University.

1993 – Workshop at Università degli Studi di Napoli ‘Federico II’ with representatives from partner universities of ECP-1129.

1993 – Workshop at Lund University with representatives from partner universities of ECP-1129.

1992 – Caucasian Colloquium organized by the Societas Caucasologica Europaea Maykop, Russia

1992 – Plenary conferences in the European Typology project Eurotyp – San Sebastian.

1992 – Workshop at Freie Universität Berlin with representatives from partner universities of ECP-1129.

1992 – Workshop at Manchester University with representatives from partner universities of ECP-1129.

1992 – Eurotyp group meetings on ‘Complementation and Subordination’ – Gregynog, Wales

1991 – Days of Georgia, Center for Central and Eastern European Studies CÖS, Lund University, September 9-12 (länk)

1991 – Plenary conference in the European Typology project Eurotyp – Il Ciocco, Italy.

1990 – Eurotyp group meeting on ‘Complementation and Subordination’ – Budapest.

1990 – Caucasian Colloquium organized by the Societas Caucasologica Europaea London (with colleagues)

1988 – Anniversary Conference of Tbilisi State University – 70 years, October 10-16

1988 – Caucasian Colloquium organized by the Societas Caucasologica Europaea, Paris

1986 – Caucasian Colloquium organized by the Societas Caucasologica Europaea, Oslo University