Welcome to VAKKI Communication Research Association´s website

The virtual XLI VAKKI Symposium was held on February 11–12, 2021. The symposium was arranged under the theme of Workplace Communication. This year, VAKKI Research Association invites all participants of the XLI VAKKI Symposium to submit a proposal for an article to be included in the upcoming volume of VAKKI Publications. Please submit your extended abstract by March 12, 2021 to publication@vakki.net. Notifications of acceptance will be sent out by the end of March. Deadline for submission of full-length manuscripts (based on the accepted abstracts) is May 3, 2021. Article proposals are selected for publication through a double blind review procedure.


For over 40 years, VAKKI-Association for Communication Research has been actively linking, developing and supporting language and communication research professionals in Finland and worldwide.

The annual activities of the Association include:

– organizing an international symposium

– publishing a peer-reviewed publication and edited volumes

– promoting communality of communication researchers

– participating in discussions on current affairs