The year 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the death of Ludwik Zamenhof, the initiator of the international language Esperanto and a great supporter of intercultural dialogue. In light of his achievements UNESCO selected Zamenhof as one of its eminent personalities of 2017.
The conference will commemorate the life and achievements of Zamenhof whose peaceful attitude promoted intercultural understanding by removing language barriers. The topics of the conference relate to cooperation in the face of linguistic and cultural challenges from the 19th century until now.
More informatin: http://www.staff.amu.edu.pl/~interl/interlingvistiko/simpozio2017en.html