The ICOS 2021 Congress starts tomorrow. See you there!

Everything is ready for tomorrow’s 27th ICOS Congress !!!

The 27th International Congress of Onomastic Sciences will be held between 22 and 27 August 2021. It is organised by the Institute of Polish Language, Polish Academy of Sciences and the Faculty of Polish Studies, Jagiellonian University in Kraków (Poland), together with the Institute of the Czech Language of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic,
Prague, and the Faculty of Philosophy of Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica, L’. Štúr Institute of Linguistics SAS in Bratislava, the Faculty of Education, University in Trnava (Slovakia). However, due to the global health situation in the context of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the Congress will be held entirely online. The final programme is available online ( Please refer to the Congress website ( for news and updates.

Let us make ICOS and our Congress more visible: We kindly invite you to share with the Congress hashtag #icos2021 on Twitter or the ICOS handles @icosweb on Facebook and @ICOSnews on Twitter a multi-way conversation for a much richer experience. Using the Congress hashtag and ICOS handles, our participants (and even those who can’t virtually attend) have a way to discuss their responses to speakers, inspirations and the resources presented at the sessions. Do not forget to post pictures (screenshots of your “room”, presentations, slides and much more). By doing so, you will surely increase your auditory and get more attention.