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The Gatherings in Biosemiotics 2022 is live from June 27 to July 1st. Follow us on YouTube below.

Welcome to the website of the Biosemiotics Research Cluster @ Palacký University in Olomouc. We are a research group embedded in the Department of General Linguistics at the Faculty of Arts, producing research on biosemiotic theory, metatheory and applications.

The Gatherings in Biosemiotics 2022 are taking place from June 27 to July 1. You can read the book of abstracts online here!

Visit our YouTube channel!

Gatherings in Biosemiotics 2022 Live Stream


Conference program

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  • Gatherings in Biosemiotics 2022 news 18. 4. 2022
    We have updated the Olomouc page with information on the venue and possible accommodation for guests. Please check it out for more information.
  • YouTube channel 27. 11. 2020
    If you didn’t manage to register, remember you can follow the conference live on our website and on our YouTube channel,
  • Registration is open! 19. 10. 2020
    Dear biosemiotic community,   We’re glad to announce the registration for the 20th Gatherings in Biosemiotics is open on our website! Head to the Registration section in order to fill the form and register for the conference.
  • Announcement on current situation 15. 10. 2020
    Dear biosemiotic community, As you know, Europe is being hit by a second wave of high infection rates and countries are once again imposing restrictions in order to contain the pandemic. The Czech Republic is no exception, and both the…

About Palacký University

Palacký University Olomouc is the second-oldest university in Czechia, educating scholars since the 16th century. The city of Olomouc is also the place of one of the richest national heritage sites, second only to Prague. A second home to more than 23,000 students from around the world, Olomouc is a university town, sometimes nicknamed the “Czech Oxford”. Its old center boasts a number of admired historical sights – a multitude of churches of various denominations and architectural styles, a majestic renaissance town hall, a number of monumental statues and fountains as well as remnants of mighty 18th century fortifications.


Palacký University’s eight faculties provide hundreds of study programmes, encompassing virtually all areas of contemporary arts and sciences. With science and research being the university’s top priorities, its research teams utilize state-of-the-art technologies and students assist in solving scientific research projects. It currently ranks among Europe’s elite research facilities in a number of fields, excelling particularly in nanotechnology, optics, experimental chemistry and medicine, as well as special education, kinanthropology and physiotherapy.

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