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ICCG-5

Fifth International Conference on Construction Grammar (ICCG-5)

September 26-28, 2008

The University of Texas at Austin

The Fifth International Conference on Construction Grammar (ICCG-5) will be held at the University of Texas at Austin, September 26-28, 2008. In line with the previous International Conferences on Construction Grammar, ICCG-5 will continue to serve as an international forum for promoting discussion and collaboration among linguists interested in Construction Grammar and Frame Semantics, as well as in related constructional research in its various models and applications. Further information about Construction Grammar can be found here: ICCG-5 

Former conferences took place in Berkeley (2001), Helsinki (2002), Marseille (2004), and Tokyo (2006).

Guest Speakers:

  • Jóhanna Barðdal, University of Bergen
  • Laura Michaelis, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • Paul Kay, University of California, Berkeley
  • Ivan Sag, Stanford University
  • Gert Webelhuth, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Important Dates

  • Deadline for Abstract Submission: March 15, 2008
  • Abstract Acceptance Notification: April 10, 2008
  • Program Announcement: May 25, 2008
  • Deadline for Early Registration: August 15, 2008

Conference Organization

   Chair: Hans C. Boas, University of Texas at Austin

Local Organizing Committee

  • John Beavers, University of Texas at Austin
  • Lars Hinrichs, University of Texas at Austin
  • Knud Lambrecht, University of Texas at Austin
  • Marc Pierce, University of Texas at Austin

International Advisory Committee

  • Jóhanna Barðdal, University of Bergen
  • Benjamin Bergen, University of Hawaii
  • Alex Bergs, University of Osnabrück
  • Timothy Colleman, The University of Ghent
  • Michael Ellsworth, University of California, Berkeley
  • Kerstin Fischer, University of Bremen
  • Mirjam Fried, Princeton University
  • Seiko Fujii, University of Tokyo
  • Stefan T. Gries, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Martin Hilpert, ICSI, University of California, Berkeley
  • Willem Hollmann, University of Lancaster
  • Seizi Iwata, Osaka City University
  • Jaakko Leino, University of Helsinki
  • Laura Michaelis, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • Jan-Ola Östman, University of Helsinki
  • Kyoko Ohara, Keio University
  • Karen Sullivan, University of California, Berkeley

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