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Thu Oct 21 1999

Confs: Semantics/Amsterdam Colloquium

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  1. Twelfth Amsterdam Colloquium, Semantics/Program of the 12-th Amsterdam Colloquium

Message 1: Semantics/Program of the 12-th Amsterdam Colloquium

Date: Thu, 21 Oct 1999 12:07:34 +0200
From: Twelfth Amsterdam Colloquium <>
Subject: Semantics/Program of the 12-th Amsterdam Colloquium


 December 18 -- 21, 1999

The preliminary program of the Twelfth Amsterdam Colloquium
is now available at

where one can also find registration and hotel reservation forms.

The Amsterdam Colloquia aim at bringing together logicians,
philosophers, linguists and computer scientists who share an
interest in the formal semantic study of natural and formal
languages. The spectrum of topics covered ranges from descriptive
(semantic analyses of all kinds of expressions) to theoretical
(logical and computational properties of semantic theories,
philosophical foundations etc.).

Invited speakers at the 12-th Amsterdam Colloquium are:

 -> Irene Heim (MIT, Massachusets)
 -> Bill Ladusaw (UCSC, Santa Cruz)
 -> Jeff Pelletier (University of Alberta)
 -> Mark Steedman (University of Edinburgh)
 -> Richmond Thomason (University of Michigan)
 -> Ede Zimmermann (Universit´┐Żt Frankfurt)

 Organizing Committee Twelfth Amsterdam Colloquium
 ILLC/Department of Philosophy, University of Amsterdam
Nieuwe Doelenstraat 15, NL 1012 CP, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 for practical arrangements contact the ILLC office at
 but to speed up processing please mention
 "AC99", "Registration" etc in the subject header

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