The Section for Sign Linguistics, Faculty of Polish Studies, University of Warsaw is very pleased to announce that it will host the SIGN9 conference, to be held on 22-25 August 2018 at the University of Warsaw.

Organized in a number of countries all over the world, the SIGN conference has a long tradition as an event dedicated to the issues of Deaf people, their language and culture. All lectures are delivered in sign languages. At SIGN9 these will be Polish Sign Language (PJM) and International Sign.

The conference will be preceded by a series of workshops on PJM and IS, conducted by experienced instructors. The aim of those workshops is to familiarize attendants with the working languages of the conference to facilitate effective communication.

All the relevant information is available at the website.

We cordially invite you to send in proposals for signed presentations, posters and interactive workshops.

Looking forward to seeing you in Warsaw!