LINGUIST List 25.5127

Tue Dec 16 2014

Summer Schools: 27th European Summer School in Logic, Language, and Information (ESSLLI 2015) / Barcelona, Spain

Editor for this issue: Malgorzata Cavar <gosialinguistlist.org>


Date: 15-Dec-2014
From: Louise McNally <louise.mcnallyupf.edu>
Subject: 27th European Summer School in Logic, Language, and Information (ESSLLI 2015) / Barcelona, Spain
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Host Institution: Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Coordinating Institution:
Website: http://www.esslli2015.org

Dates: 03-Aug-2015 - 14-Aug-2015
Location: Barcelona, Spain

Focus: The European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information (ESSLLI) is an annual event organized under the auspices of the Association for Logic, Language and Information (FoLLI). It brings together logicians, linguists, computer scientists, and philosophers to study language, logic, information, and their interconnections. ESSLLI attracts several hundred participants from all over the world, both senior and junior and is a great place to learn and network -- and have a lot of fun in the process.
Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate

Description:
ESSLLI features:
- 42 courses at introductory and advanced levels
- 6 workshops
- evening lectures by Albert Atserias, Chris Barker, Raquel Fernández Rovira, and Hans Kamp
- a week-long student session
- the 2015 Formal Grammar Conference (Aug. 8-9).
Most courses and workshops are one-week long. Courses are offered in the areas of Language and Logic, Language and Computation, and Logic and Computation -- the goal is to foster interdisciplinary discussion of current research.

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
                      General Linguistics
                      Philosophy of Language

Tuition: 365 EUR
Financial Aid: Applications accepted until
Students whose abstracts are accepted for presentation at the Student Session will have an automatic fee waiver.

Financial Aid Instructions:


Registration: 15-Jan-2015 to 15-Jun-2015
Contact Person: Louise McNally
                Email: esslli2015gmail.com

Apply on the web: http://www.esslli2015.org

Registration Instructions:
We are pleased to announce that registration for ESSLLI 2015 is now open. Early registration is available until June 15. Unfortunately, our website was recently hacked and we are still working on restoring it to its full capability, so please visit the registration site directly at http://eventia.upf.edu/congresos/ficha.en.html?cc=146. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Note: If you choose the Urbany hostel accommodation option arranged by us
(http://www.urbanyhostels.com/urbany-barcelona/urbany-barcelona-hostels)
you should pay for it when you register. Rooms at Urbany can be reserved up until April 30, 2015. We have three date options for this housing:
- Week 1: Aug 2 - Aug 8
- Week 2: Aug 9 - Aug 14
- Both weeks: Aug 2 - Aug 14
Other details about this housing are on the registration site. On our website we suggest other accommodations options that can be reserved separately, though we strongly recommend Urbany for those on a tight budget. Payment is by credit card. If you have any questions about registration payment, please contact us at esslli2015gmail.com.

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