LINGUIST List 26.2740

Wed Jun 03 2015

Confs: Computational Linguistics, Linguistic Theories, Semantics, Syntax/Spain

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Date: 03-Jun-2015
From: Reinhard Muskens <r.a.muskensgmail.com>
Subject: 20th Conference on Formal Grammar
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20th Conference on Formal Grammar
Short Title: FG-2015


Date: 08-Aug-2015 - 09-Aug-2015
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Contact: Rainer Osswald
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://fg.phil.hhu.de/2015/

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics; Linguistic Theories; Semantics; Syntax

Meeting Description:

Background:

FG-2015 is the 20th conference on Formal Grammar, to be held in conjunction with the European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information, which takes place in 2015 in Barcelona, Spain.

Aims and Scope:

FG provides a forum for the presentation of new and original research on formal grammar, mathematical linguistics and the application of formal and mathematical methods to the study of natural language.

Program:


Saturday, August 8

13:00–14:00
Registration

14:00–15:00
Robin Cooper (Invited Speaker)
Frames as Records

15:00–15:30 Coffee Break

15:30–16:00
Roberto Maieli and Vito Michele Abrusci
Cyclic Multiplicative-Additive Proof Nets of Linear Logic with an Application to Language Parsing

16:00–16:30
Oriol Valentín
Models for the Displacement Calculus

16:30–17:00
Christian Wurm
On Some Extensions of Syntactic Concept Lattices: Completeness and Finiteness Results

20:00
Conference Dinner (Evening)


Sunday, August 9

10:00–11:00
Tim Fernando (Invited Speaker)
Types from Frames as Finite Automata

11:00–11:30 Coffee Break

11:30–12:00
Laura Kallmeyer
On the Mild Context-Sensitivity of k-Tree Wrapping Grammar

12:00–12:30
Carles Cardó
Algebraic Governance in Dependency Grammars

12:30–14:00 Lunch Break

14:00–14:30
Makoto Kanazawa and Ryo Yoshinaka
Distributional Learning and Context/Substructure Enumerability in Non-linear Tree Grammars

14:30–15:00
Hans-Ulrich Krieger and Stefan Schulz
A Modal Representation of Graded Medical Statements

15:00–15:30 Coffee Break

15:30–16:00
Lukas Rieser
Bias in Japanese Polar Questions from Constraints on Commitment Spaces

16:00–16:30
Derek Kelleher, Tim Fernando and Carl Vogel
Between the Event Calculus and Finite State Temporality



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