Saturday, October 1, 2016

Fourth International Conference on Onomastics “Name and Naming”

The Fourth International Conference on Onomastics “Name and Naming”

Baia Mare, September 5-7, 2017

Sacred and Profane in Onomastics

  • Sacred and Profane in Anthroponymy
  • Sacred and Profane in Toponymy
  • Sacred and Profane in Names in Public Space (e.g., commercial names etc.)
Official conference languages: Romanian, English, French, Italian, German, Spanish.

Timing: Every paper presentation is allotted 25 minutes (20 minutes for presentation + 5 minutes for discussions).

The venue: The conference will be held in the main building of “Petre Dulfu” County Library in Baia Mare. All conference rooms are equipped with computers and projectors. The computers all run on Windows XP and use Microsoft Office 2007/2010. Most fonts and characters are supported. If you have a PowerPoint presentation, please make sure to save it in a format compatible with PowerPoint 2007/2010.
There is WiFi internet connection at the conference venue, but also at the North University Centre and at the hotels.

“Petre Dulfu” County Library is located in the city centre and it is within a max. 10-minutes’ walk from all accommodation options.


1.12.2016 – 1.04.2017: submission of registration form (see the "Registration" section of this website) (abstracts: maximum 15 lines/150 words);
1 April 2017: notification of acceptance;
1 May 2017:  closing date for early registration (lei 350 / EUR 80);
1 June 2017: second circular letter and programme draft;
1 August 2017: third circular letter and final programme;
5-7 September 2017: The Fourth International Conference on Onomastics “Name and Naming”: Sacred and Profane in Onomastics
1 October 2017: Full paper submission.