LINGUIST List 26.762

Thu Feb 05 2015

Calls: Ling Theories, Morphology, Semantics, Syntax, Typology/Singapore

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 03-Feb-2015
From: Emily M. Bender <>
Subject: 22nd International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar
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Full Title: 22nd International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar
Short Title: HPSG 2015

Date: 10-Aug-2015 - 14-Aug-2015
Location: Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Contact Person: Emily M. Bender
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax; Typology

Call Deadline: 24-Apr-2015

Meeting Description:

The 22nd International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar will be taking place in August, 2015 at Nanyang Technological University, in beautiful and cosmopolitan Singapore. This year's conference includes a workshop on affectedness.

Call for Papers:

Abstracts are solicited for presentations which address linguistic, foundational, or computational issues relating to or in the spirit of the framework of Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar.

Conference Format:

There will be two sessions: a main session, with 30 minute presentations, and a poster session. The poster session is intended as a means of encouraging the presentation of work that is not yet fully

Prospective speakers may submit either a 5 page abstract for the main session, or a 2 page abstract for the poster session. Abstracts submitted initially for the main session may be accepted, at the
discretion of the program committee, for presentation in the poster session instead.

Venue and Related Events:

The HPSG Conference will take place at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 10-12 August 2015

- Workshop:

The main conference will be followed by a workshop on affectedness, 13-14 August 2015. There is a separate call for papers for the workshop.

- DELPH-IN Summit:

The 2015 DELPH-IN Summit will be held at NTU 3-7 August 2015, and we intend to organize an informal event around grammar engineering during the weekend between DELPH-IN and HPSG.


All abstracts should be submitted via:
They should be in PDF format.

Please direct any questions to the Program Committee Chair:

All abstracts will be reviewed anonymously by at least two reviewers. They should not include the authors' names, and authors are asked to avoid self-references.

Important Dates:

Abstract submission deadline: 24 April 2014
Notification of acceptance: 31 May 2014
Conference: 10-14 August 2014


The conference proceedings will be published online by CSLI Publications. Only papers presented in the main session will be included in the proceedings.

A call for contributions to the proceedings will be issued after the conference. Proceedings of previous conferences are available at:

Conference Web Site:

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