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Crosspost: 9th Seoul Int'l Altaistic Conference, Altaic Society of Korea

한 국 알 타 이 학 회
THE ALTAIC SOCIETY OF KOREA
c/o Department of Linguistics, Seoul National University
56-1, Sillim-dong, Gwanak-gu, Seoul, 151-745, Korea
Tel. +82-2-880-6167
Fax. +82-2-882-2451
http://plaza.snu.ac.kr/~altai
siacinkor@gmail.com

SIAC 2009
(First Circular)
The 9th Seoul International Altaistic Conference
July 17-18, 2009
Sunchon National University, Korea

The Altaic Society of Korea is pleased to announce the convening of the 9th Seoul International Altaistic Conference on July 17~18, 2009 at Sunchon National University in Korea. We would like to request you to submit abstracts in any area of Altaic studies including languages, literature, history, cultures of Altaic peoples by February 28, 2009. Participants could register for the conference from January 5, 2009, using the enclosed registration form. You could also download the registration form from http://plaza.snu.ac.kr/~altai.
Sincerely yours,
Professor Chemun Chong
President of the Altaic Society of Korea

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SIAC 2009
The 9th Seoul International Altaistic Conference
July 17~18, 2009, Sunchon National University, Korea

Papers are invited in any area of Altaic studies in general. The Organizing Committee especially welcomes papers for the session of Investigation of the Altaic Languages for Genealogical Study of Korean. Scholars investigating languages, literature, history, cultures of Altaic peoples are welcome to submit abstracts for 20-minute presentations (followed by 10 minutes for discussion).

* Abstracts should have no more than 400 words, excluding bibliographical references and illustrations, and not exceed two pages.

* Abstracts (and talks) may be in Korean, English, Mongolian, Chinese, Japanese, or Russian.

* Abstracts may only be submitted by e-mail (siacinkor@gmail.com). Please submit an abstract as an attachment. Use MS Word, Times New Roman font, 12 point font size, and at least one inch margins. In the body of your e-mail, include the following information: title of paper, name, academic affiliation, address, phone and fax number, e-mail, and requests for audiovisual aids.

* IMPORTANT DATES:
February 28, 2009, 	deadline for receipt of abstracts
March 31, 2009,   	notification of acceptance from the committee
April 30, 2009, 	deadline for advance registration	
June 15, 2009, 		deadline for paper submission
June 30, 2009, 		deadline for registration
July 16, 2009, 		arrival and reception
July 17~18, 2009, 	conference
July 19, 2009  		academic tour(optional) 

* Invited speakers: to be announced

*Organizing Committee:
CHONG Chemun, Sunchon National University, Chair
KIM Juwon, Seoul National University, Secretary

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Registration Form

— Registration fee:
₩30,000   ($20, ¥2,000) before April 30, 2009(advance registration)
₩40,000   ($30, ¥2,500) from May 1 to June 30, 2008
₩60,000  ($40, ¥3,000) on site

* Registration fee in US Dollar and Japanese Yen are tentative and will be fixed afterwards according to the exchange rate.
* Registration fees include conference registration, pre-printed conference Proceedings, reception, two lunch tickets, and an academic tour.
— Accommodation at Guest House in Sunchon Univ.: ₩25,000 per person, single-bed room
— If you need official invitation letter, you should send a hardcopy of page 1 of passport with this form.
Full Name
(In Your Passport)		Sex	Male 
Female 	Nationality	
Date of Birth					
Affiliation		Fax.		Tel.	
Address	
E-mail Address	            @	  Participation only (   )
Accommodation	Single-bed room (     )  Twin-bed room (     )     * No. of nights (         )