Call for papers



University of Zadar
Department of Tourism and Communication Studies – Zadar, Croatia


University of Applied Sciences Burgenland – Eisenstadt, Austria

University of Primorska
Faculty of Tourism Studies – Portorož,Slovenia


University of Rijeka                                                                                                                   Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management – Opatija, Croatia





for the 4th International Conference


 to be held in Zadar (Croatia) at the University of Zadar, the Department of Tourism and Communication Studies, 8-9 November 2018

 Conference Topics:

  • Languages and cultures in contact
  • Foreign languages and the media in tourism
  • Cognitive aspects of the language for tourism
  • Translation and misinterpretation in languages for tourism
  • Language, identity and tourism
  • LSP vs. LGP
  • Sociological and cultural aspects of LSP
  • Communication aspects in LSP
  • Corpus linguistics and tourism
  • Tools and methods in the language for tourism
  • Application of linguistics in the development of tourism culture
  • Literature and tourism
  • Needs analysis in languages for tourism
  • Interdisciplinary approach in teaching languages for tourism
  • New approaches in foreign languages teaching
  • Other topics concerning foreign languages and their role in tourism

Registration for participation: 

Presenters may submit only one paper (as authors or co-authors).                            Registration and abstract submission deadline: 30 September 2018                          Notification of abstract acceptance: 10 October 2018

Listener registration and conference fee payment deadline: 22 October 2018

Abstracts. Proposals for podium presentations should include: the title of presentation, name of the speaker(s), e-mail address(es) and name of the institution.

Registration forms, conference fee receipts (scanned bank receipts or Internet banking receipt) and abstracts (300 words in the language of presentation and in English) should be emailed to the following addresses: or

The book of abstracts will be available at the conference, and the proceedings book will be published after the conference.

The paper submission deadline will be announced at a later date.

Presentations  are scheduled for 20 minutes and followed immediately by 5 minutes  for questions and discussion.

The languages of the conference are Croatian, English, German and Slovenian.


The conference fee: 80 € (by 2 September 2018)

100 € (after 2 September 2018)

Conference fee should be paid into the account:

Payments within Croatia

IBAN HR53 2330 0031 1001 63243


Reference number 10616


Payments from abroad

IBAN HR53 2330 0031 1001 63243


BIC: Proforma invoice 10616


Payment description: Conference fee for FLT4 and the name of the participant.


Venue: Department of Tourism and Communication Studies, University of Zadar

Franje Tuđmana 24i, Novi kampus (2nd floor, lecture hall 117)
The Organizing Committee: Vinko Bakija, Marijana Fabijanić, Zrinka Frleta, Tomislav Krpan, Ivana Lozo, Vlado Sušac

Information on arrival, accommodation and other details will be soon available at

For more information please contact Vlado Sušac at


We are looking forward to seeing you in Zadar!