**The Conference Watcher**

The information below has been provided courtesy of Roy F. Cochrun who maintains an excellent website for language-related confrerences at <http://www.clark.net/pub/royfc/confer.html>. Be sure to check there for the most recent listings!
February 1997

SYLC (Sydney Linguistic Circle)
NCELTR seminar room W6C
Macquarie University
7 February 1997 at 7.30

LANGUAGING: THE NINTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON LINGUISTICS AND LITERATURE
Radisson Hotel and Conference Center
Denton, Texas
7-8 February 1997

1997 Australasian Natural Language Processing Summer Workshop
Macquarie University
Sydney, Australia
Saturday 8th February 1997

The Pre-Columbian Society at the University of Pennsylvania Museum glyph
workshops dedicated to the decipherment of ancient Maya inscriptions
University of Pennsylvania Museum in Philadelphia
8 Feb 97

AULLA XVIV
Also try this URL: Language and Literature Studies in the Age of Multimedia
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
10-14 February 97

Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Section Z - Linguistics and the Language Sciences -- will be sponsoring a
number of lingustics sessions
Seattle, Washington
February 13-18 1997

The Future of Print Culture [NEW]
Beloit College, Wisconsin
February 14-15, 1997

TWENTY-THIRD ANNUAL MEETING OF THE BERKELEY LINGUISTICS SOCIETY [NEW]
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY
FEBRUARY 14-17, 1997

The First International Conference of the Spanish Society for Linguistic
Historiography
University of Corunha
Galicia, Spain
18-21 February 1997

XXIII Generative Grammar Meeting
Scuola Normale Superiore
Pisa, Italy
February 20-22 1997

Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages - LSRL 27
University of California, Irvine
February 20-22, 1997

LINGUISTICS SESSIONS
at the American Association for Italian Studies
Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
February 20-23, 1997

LANGUAGE PROCESSING AND INTERPRETING
Stockholm University
21-22 February, 1997

Strategies in language learning: CILT, London
22nd February 1997

The Penn Linguistics Club Announces The Twenty-first Annual Penn Linguistics
Colloquium
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Saturday and Sunday, February 22 and 23, 1997

The Joint Pacific Asian Conference on Expert Systems/Singapore International
Conference on Intelligent Systems (PACES/SPICIS '97)
Singapore
24-27 February, 1997

SGML-konforme Textauszeichnung nach den Richtlinien der Text Encoding
Initiative (TEI) [NEW]
Universitaet Tuebingen
26.-28. Februar 1997

1997 annual conference of the DGfS (German Linguistics Society).
"The Lexicon" is the subject
Duesseldorf
February 26th - 28th 1997

2ND CONGRESS OF THE AMERICAS
"NORTH AMERICA: PASTS, PRESENTS, FUTURES. The emerging continental
communities"
Language Area:
o One Nation, One Language?
o The Challenge of Bilingualism in North America
o Intercultural Communication
Universidad de las Americas-Puebla
February 27-March 1, 1997

Eleventh Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics
Atlanta, Georgia
Friday February 28th and Saturday, March 1, 1997

West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics XVI
The University of Washington
Seattle
February 28 - March 2, 1997

March 1997

The Maya Weekend
Consists of Beginners, Intermediate, and Advanced glyph workshops, which run
concurrently with two days of lectures.
University of Pennsylvania Museum
Philadelphia, PA, USA
March

The Texas Meetings
Includes the Texas Symposium, Public Lecture: Introducing Maya Glyphs, Forum
on Maya Hieroglyphic Writing, and the Long Workshops
University of Texas
Austin
early March

NEUERE ENTWICKLUNGEN IN DER GESPRAECHSFORSCHUNG
Freiburg
6. und 7. Maerz 1997

SCOLT '97 Joint Conference with South Carolina Foreign Language Teachers'
Association
Myrtle Beach Hilton
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
6-8 March 1997.

7. G,Av(Bttinger Fachtagung "Fremdsprachenausbilding an der Universit,Ad(Bt"
Contact: K. Vogel
Sprachlehrzentrum der Universit,Ad(Bt G,Av(Bttingen
Weender Landstr. 2
D-37073 G,Av(Bttingen, Germany
6.-8 March 1997

Language Testing Research Colloquium LTRC 1997
Theme: Fairness in Language Testing
Orlando, Florida, USA
March 6, 7, 8, and 9, 1997

SYLC (Sydney Linguistic Circle)
NCELTR seminar room
W6C, Macquarie University
7 March 1997 at 7.30

42nd Annual Conference International Linguistic Association
Georgetown University Intercultural Center
Washington, D.C.
March 7 - 9, 1997 (Friday-Sunday)

The 1997 Conference of the Texas Linguistics Society The Syntax and
Semantics of Predication
The University of Texas at Austin
MARCH 7-9, 1997

The Pre-Columbian Society at the University of Pennsylvania Museum glyph
workshops dedicated to the decipherment of ancient Maya inscriptions
University of Pennsylvania Museum in Philadelphia
8 March 97

AAAL: American Association for Applied Linguistics
AAAL Annual Meeting
Orlando, FL
March 8-11, 1997

 [FLASH] Workshop "Formal Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue"
New URL University of Munich
March 10-12 1997

Das 20. Jahrhundert: Sprachgeschichte - Zeitgeschichte.
Jahrestagung 1997 des Instituts fuer deutsche Sprache
im Stadthaus Mannheim N1, am Paradeplatz
vom 11. bis 13. Maerz 1997

 [FLASH]  Annual TESOL Conference
URL now available
Orlando
11.-15 March 1997

Video resources for A-Level and the role of knowledge of culture in language
learning [NEW]
CILT's Covent Garden premises
Wednesday 12th March 1997, 2pm-5pm

VII Coloquio sobre lenguas y culturas paleohisp,Aa(Bnicas [NEW]
Zaragoza
12 a 15 marzo de 1997

"Usage Des Nouvelles Technologies dans l'enseignement des langues
etrangeres" [NEW]
Compiegne, France
Mar 13-14

annual meeting of the Associatin of Asian Studies
Sheraton Chicago, Cityfront Center, 301 E. North Water Street
Chicago, IL
March 13-16

CONFERENCE ON "INTERPRETATION IN THEORY AND PRACTICE"
Advanced Translation Studies Center
University of Saarland
Saarbrucken, Saarland
Germany
March 13-15, 1997

Northeast Association for Learning Laboratories Spring Meeting
Swarthmore College
March 14-16, 1997

6th Manchester University Postgraduate Linguistics Conference [NEW]
University of Manchester, UK
Saturday 15th March 1997

WORKSHOP ON "INTERPRETATION IN THEORY AND PRACTICE"
Advanced Translation Studies Center
University of Saarland
Saarbrucken, Saarland
Germany
March 17-21, 1997

Annual TESOL Conference
Seattle
17.-21 March 1997

Modern languages and SEN [NEW]
S,Ah(Bvres, France
18th to 26th March 1997

GLOW 20: Interfaces [NEW]
Rabat, Morocco
March 19-21, 1997

ASSOCIATION DES ETUDIANTES ET ETUDIANTS DIPLOMES INSCRITS EN LANGUES ET
LINGUISTIQUE (AEDILL) LES ONZIEMES JOURNEES DE LINGUISTIQUE
au Pavillon La Laurentienne sur le campus de l'Universite Laval.
19, 20, ET 21 MARS 1997

THE THIRD ANNUAL CREOLE LANGUAGE WORKSHOP"EMPOWERING CREOLES: DEVELOPING
PEDAGOGICAL MATERIALS IN AND ON CREOLES"
Florida International University
March 19 - 23, 1997

The 10th Annual CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing
The Doubletree Guest Suites Hotel
Santa Monica,California
March 20-22, 1997

Southern Conference on Slavic Studies
CONTACT: Karen Ryan-Hayes
Department of Slavic Langs and Lits
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22903
University of Kentucky
Lexington
March 20-22, 1997

Iconicity in Language and Literature
University of Z,A|(Brich
20-22 March 1997

Southern Conference on Slavic Studies
University of Kentucky in Lexington
March 20-22, 1997

Modern languages at 19 plus: From school to university: learner
characteristics, competences and the sixth form curriculum [NEW]
Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge
21st to 23rd March 1997

WORKSHOP ON STRUCTURE AND CONSTITUENCY IN THE LANGUAGES OF THE AMERICAS
 [NEW]
University of Manitoba
March 21-23, 1997

OPEN LINGUISTICS FORUM [NEW]
Department of Linguistics
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, CANADA
21-23 March 1997

NACAL 25
The twenty-fifth annual meeting of the North American Conference on
Afro-Asiatic Linguistics
Miami, Florida
March 21-23

"Challenges of Minimalism: Towards Chapter 4 and Beyond"
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, CANADA
21-23 March 1997

SALT-97 SEMANTICS and LINGUISTIC THEORY

Seventh Annual Meeting
Stanford University
Stanford, CA
March 21-23, 1997

Chinese dialect comparison in conjunction with the American Oriental Society
annual meeting
Miami, Florida
some time between 22 and 26 March, 1997

Annual meeting of the American Oriental Society
ami, Florida
March 23-26, 1997

Yuen Ren Society Chinese Dialectology conference [NEW]
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington
March 24-25, 1997

Natural Language Processing for the World Wide Web
Stanford University, California
March 24-26, 1997

AAAI Spring Symposium Cross-Language Text and Speech Retrieval
Stanford University, USA
March 24-26, 1997

A session on Multi-culturalism And Multi-lingualism: Living In Difference at
the conference Breaking Borders: African - Hispanic Encounters
DEPARTMENT OF EUROPE STUDIES
DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA
24-26 March, 1997

6th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation
Gerhard-Mercator University
Duisburg, Germany
March 24 - 26, 1997

XIX World Conference of the Federation des Professeurs de Langue Vivantes
Recife, Brazil
24-26 March 97

The Centre for the Greek Language in collaboration with the Organisation
"Thessaloniki Cultural Capital of Europe 1997" is organising an
international conference on "Strong" and "weak" languages in the European
Union: Aspects of linguistic hegemonism
Thessaloniki
26-27 March 1997

3rd Association for Natural Language Processing [NEW]  (Gengo Shori Gakkai)
Kyoto University School of Engineering
Mar 26-28, 1997
9:30-17:30

The 12th annual conference of SEATJ [NEW]  (Southeast Association of
Teachers of Japanese)
Georgia Institute of Technology, the site of the 1996 Summer Olympic Village
March 29-30, 1997

Fifth Conference on Applied Natural Language Processing
Washington, DC
March 31 to April 3, 1997

IATEFL International Conference
No contact information available
The Brighton Centre & Oak Hotel
Brighton, U.K.
31 March - 5 April 1997

April 1997

Interpreting: Into the 21st Century
Gallaudet University Kellogg Conference Center
Spring 1997

UCLA short course on "Machine Translation" [NEW]
UCLA campus in Los Angeles
April 2-4

ICCPOL'97
17th International Conference on Computer Processing of Oriental Languages
Lam Woo International Conference Centre
Hong Kong
April 2-4, 1997

TIA-97
Themes rencontres Terminologie et Intelligence Artificielle
Universite Toulouse-le Mirail, France
3 et 4 avril 1997

SYLC (Sydney Linguistic Circle)
NCELTR seminar room
W6C, Macquarie University
4 April 1997 at 7.30

CROSSING THE BOUNDARIES V [NEW]
A Counter-Disciplinary Graduate Student Conference
SUNY Binghamton
Binghamton, New York
April 4-5, 1997

Tagging Text with Lexical Semantics: Why, What, and How? workshop
In conjunction with ANLP-97
Washington, D.C.
April 4-5, 1997

Postgraduate Conference
LANGUAGES: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY FORUM [NEW]
The URL was not working when I tried it.
School of Languages, University of Melbourne, Australia
4-6 APRIL, 1997

SECOL LVI - Spring 1997
Charlotte, North Carolina
4-6 April 1997

International Conference on Language Acquisition: Knowledge Representation
and Processing (GALA 97)
Edinburgh
4.-6.4. 1997

Lake Erie Teachers of Japanese Conference

The University of Michigan
April 5 - 6, 1997

Flexible Hypertext Workshop [NEW]
Southampton, UK
April 6-11, 1997
Also see below

The Eighth ACM International Hypertext Conference [NEW]
Southampton, UK
April 6-11, 1997

LINGUISTICS ASSOCIATION OF GREAT BRITAIN adjacent to GALA '97
University of Edinburgh
7-9 April 1997

2nd European Conference on Cognitive Science Workshop on Context [NEW]
Manchester, UK
April 9-11, 1997

VIATION COMMUNICATION: A MULTI-CULTURAL FORUM
EMBRY-RIDDLE AERONAUTICAL UNIVERSITY
PRESCOTT, AZ
APRIL 9 - 11, 1997

International Symposium on Bilingualism
Newcastle
See below. 9.-12.4

Workshop on Transcribing, Encoding and Analysing Plurilingual Data
a special session of the International Symposium on Bilingualism See above
Newcastle
9.-12.4

1997 PNCFL Conference
Joint meeting with the Confederation in Oregon For Language Teaching
Eugene, Oregon
April 10-12, 1997

International Symposium on Bilingualism University of Newcastle upon Tyne,
UK
10-12 April 1997

African Language Teachers Association, 04/97 [NEW]
African Language Teachers Association's 1st Annual International Conference
University of Wisconsin-Madison
April 10-13, 1997

The 1997 Ohio Foreign Language Association Annual Conference in Conjunction
with the Central States Conference
Columbus Convention Center
Columbus, Ohio
April 10-13, 1997

2nd ASTON CORPUS LINGUISTICS SEMINAR "REGISTER AND CORPUS DYNAMICS"
Aston University
Friday 11 April 1997

SALSA V [NEW] Symposium About Language and Society--Austin
University of Texas at Austin
April 11-13th, 1997

The Pre-Columbian Society at the University of Pennsylvania Museum glyph
workshops dedicated to the decipherment of ancient Maya inscriptions
University of Pennsylvania Museum in Philadelphia
12 April 97

Directions for Language Policy in Israel: Languages in Society and School
 [NEW]
Bar-Ilan University
Tuesday, 15 April 1997
Tel Aviv University
Wednesday, 16 April 1997
Note locations and dates, above

SECOND EUROPEAN SEMINAR: LANGUAGE APPLICATIONS FOR A MULTILINGUAL EUROPE
Kaunas, Lithuania
April 17-20, 1997

Tutorial and Research Workshop on ROBUST SPEECH RECOGNITION FOR UNKNOWN
COMMUNICATION CHANNELS
PONT-a-MOUSSON, FRANCE
17-18 April 1997

BOURDIEU, LANGUAGE AND EDUCATION
Southampton University
17, 18 April 1997

CHICAGO LINGUISTICS SOCIETY PRESENTS: CLS - 33 [NEW]
UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO
APRIL 17-19, 1997

The Kentucky Foreign Language Conference
University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky
April 17-19, 1997

AKSE 1997 1997 Conference of the Association for Korean Studies in Europe
Papers will include classical literature, modern literature or linguistics.
Stockholm, Sweden
April 17-21

Annual Symposium of MICATA (Mid-America Chapter of ATA) [NEW]
"Connecting the Global Village"
Omaha, Nebraska
April 18-20, 1997

Midwest Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies annual meeting
Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio
(April 18-20)

First International and Eleventh National MELUS Conference
Multi-Ethnic Literatures Across the Americas and the Pacific:
Exchanges, Contestations, and Alliances
The University of Hawaii at Manoa
April 18-20, 1997

Colloque de linguistique et de litterature [NEW]
L'Universite de Toronto
Le 19 avril 1997

SDAIR '97
Sixth Annual Symposium on Document Analysis and Information Retrieval
Alexis Park Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada
April 20-23, 1997

The annual Conference of the Polish Association for the study of English
 [NEW]
Pulawy
21st-23rd April 1997

International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing
Munich, Germany
April 21-24, 1997

A F L A I V [NEW]  The Fourth Annual Meetings of the Austronesian Formal
Linguistics Association
University of California, Los Angeles
Tentative Dates: April 25, 26, 27

GLAC-3
GERMANIC LINGUISTICS ANNUAL CONFERENCE
THE CONFERENCE OF THE SOCIETY FOR GERMANIC PHILOLOGY
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES
APRIL 25 - 27, 1997

a conference on the local languages and local cultures of China [NEW]
University of Pennsylvania
During the last weekend in April, 1997 (26 OR 27)

SQEL 97 Workshop on Multi-Lingual Information Retrieval Dialogs
Plzen (Pilsen), Czech Republic
27-29 April 1997

 [FLASH] Language Teaching and Language Technology
Better source of information
Groningen (The Netherlands)
28-29 April 1997

A colloquium on the theme La traduction dans l'enseignement / L'enseignement
de la traduction
Contact: Maurice Pergnier, Facult,Ai(B des Lettres et Sciences humaines Sciences
du Langage
61, av. du G,Ai(Bn,Ai(Bral-de-Gaulle
94010 Cr,Ai(Bteil
Cedex, France.
l'Universit,Ai(B Paris XII
Val de Marne, D,Ai(Bpartement de Sciences du Langage
28-30 avril 1997 Return to top [BACK]

May 1997

GENERATIVE SYNTAX WORKSHOP [NEW]
at The PLM conference, below
Poznan, Poland
May 1-3, 1997

 [FLASH] 30th Poznan Linguistic Meeting (PLM)
URL now available
Poznan
1-3 May 1997

SYLC (Sydney Linguistic Circle)
NCELTR seminar room W6C
Macquarie University
2 May 1997 at 7.30

NACCL-9The Ninth North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics
University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
May 2-4, 1997

XXI. StuTs - 21. Studentische Tagung Sprachwissenschaft [NEW]
WWU-Muenster
07.05. - 11.05.1997

The Fifth Manchester Phonology Meeting [NEW]
Hulme Hall lecture suite
University of Manchester
Thursday 8 May to Saturday 10 May 1997

Tenth International NSL Conference
(Non-Slavic Languages Conference, formerly the Conference on the Non-Slavic
Languages of the USSR)
University of Chicago
Thursday-Saturday, 8-10 May 1997

 [FLASH] 9th STUDENT CONFERENCE IN LINGUISTICS - SCIL 9
Better source of information
Eastern Michigan University
Ypsilanti, Michigan
May 9-10, 1997
New dates

10. Swahili-Kolloquium
Universit=E4t Bayreuth
9-10. Mai 1997

FASL VI [NEW]  Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics
University of Connecticut
9-11 May 1997

SOUTHEAST ASIAN LINGUISTICS SOCIETY VIIth MEETING (SEALS VII) [NEW]
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
May 9 - 11, 1997

 [FLASH] GENERATIVE APPROACHES TO SECOND LANGUAGE ACQUISITION - GASLA '97 -
Better source of information
McGill University
Montreal, Canada
May 9-10-11, 1997

Hopkins Optimality Theory Workshop / Maryland Mayfest 1997
Inner Harbor, Baltimore
May 9-12, 1997

The Pre-Columbian Society at the University of Pennsylvania Museum glyph
workshops dedicated to the decipherment of ancient Maya inscriptions
University of Pennsylvania Museum in Philadelphia
10 May 97

Eighth Conference on the Cultures of Caucasia
University of Chicago
Saturday-Sunday, May 10-11, 1997

FLAIRS-97
Special Track on Natural Language Engineering
Daytona Beach, Florida
May 10-14, 1997

THE TILBURG UNIVERSITY WORKSHOP ON CODE SWITCHING AND LANGUAGE CHANGE [NEW]
Tilburgg, The Netherlands
May 15-16, 1997

The Center for Language, Interaction, and Culture Graduate Student
Association third annual student conference on language, interaction, and
culture [NEW]
Sunset Commons
University of California, Los Angeles
May 16, 1997

17th Annual Siouan and Caddoan Languages Conference [NEW]
Wayne State College, Wayne, Nebraska, 68787
May 16-17, 1997

FIRST NORTHWEST CONFERENCE ON SLAVIC LINGUISTICS
University of Oregon
Eugene
Saturday, May 17, 1997

Athabaskan Language Conference
University of Oregon
Eugene
May 17-18, 1997

Teaching methodology for advanced French [NEW]
Sevres, France
20th to 27th May 1997

ACROLT SYMPOSIUM Symposium on Language Assessment and Policy across Cultures

Kiriat Anavim, near Jerusalem
21 - 23 May 1997

EUROSLA 7 Acquisition, use and processing of language in situations where
more than on language is involved.
Universitat pompeu fabra
barcelona
thursday, May 22nd. to Saturday, May 24th. 1997

64th Dialectological Circle of Japan [NEW]
Osaka City U
Contact: DCJ office fax (03)5993-7681
May 23, 1997

Grammatical relations and semantic roles
University of Gent
23 and 24 May 1997

CONCEPTUAL STRUCTURE, DISCOURSE and LANGUAGE III:
COGNITION AND FUNCTION IN LANGUAGE
University of Colorado at Boulder
May 23-25, 1997

Society for Study of Japanese Language [NEW]
Osaka City U
Contact: SSJL office fax (03)5802-0615
May 24-25, 1997

Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language> [NEW]
Keio U
Contact: STJFL office fax (03)3585-0218
May 24-25, 1997

CONCEPTUAL STRUCTURE, DISCOURSE AND LANGUAGE III: "COGNITION AND FUNCTION IN
LANGUAGE" CSDL '97
University of Colorado at Boulder
May 24-26, 1997

Teaching Spanish to Young Learners and Teaching Spanish in Key Stage 3 & 4
 [NEW]
Pamplona, Spain
25th May to 7th June 1997

1st International Workshop on Computational Semiotics [NEW]
P,At(Ble Universitaire L,Ai(Bonard de Vinci
PARIS - LA DEFENSE - FRANCE
26th - 27th May, 1997

The Center for Research and Documentation on World Language Problems (CRD),
based at the University of Hartford, is considering sponsoring a conference
on "Language and the Internet" on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 27 and 28, or
Thursday and Friday, June 12 and 13, 1997
Send your response to tonkin@hartford.uhavax.edu

The 24th Finnish Conference of Linguistics [NEW]
"Linguistics in Finland and Estonia"
University of Joensuu
May 28-29 1997

Second Scandinavian Summer School on Language Diversity: A Postgraduate
Course on Multilingualism and Multiculturalism [NEW]
University of Joensuu, Finland
MAY 29-31, 1997

1st Conference of Doctoral Students in Linguistics
Universit,Ai(B Lumi,Ah(Bre Lyon 2
University Campus, Bron
29-31 May 1997

Dictionary Society of North American will hold a conference
Madison, Wisconsin
May 29-31, 1997

Celtic Language Teachers' Professional Development Day
St. Francis Xavier University,
Antigonish, Nova Scotia
May 30, 1997

 [FLASH] 3rd Celtic Language Learning Conference NAACLT '97
URL now available
St. Francis Xavier University,
Antigonish, Nova Scotia
May 31, 1997

XII Symposium on psycholinguistics "LANGUAGE CONSCIENCE AND IMAGE OF THE
WORLD"
Moscow (Russia)
At the end of May - in the beginning of June

June 1997

Annual IATL Meeting [NEW]
Israeli Association for Theoretical Linguistics
Bar Ilan University
June 2-3, 1997

ACH-ALLC '97Association for Computers and the Humanities and the Association
for Literary & Linguistic Computing
Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, CANADA
June 3 - 7, 1997

International Colloquium 'LANGUES ET GRAMMAIRE 3'
Paris, France
Universite Paris-8
June 5-6-7, 1997

Computers and Writing Conference 1997
Kapi'olani Community College
Honolulu, Hawaii
June 5--9, 1997

SYLC (Sydney Linguistic Circle)
NCELTR seminar room W6C
Macquarie University
6 June 1997 at 7.30

1997 Summer Intensive Introductory Course in Yucatec Maya [NEW]
UNC-Chapel Hill
June 9-July 18

DIALOGUE'97 International Conference on computational linguistics and its
applications [NEW]
Moscow, Russia
June 10-15, 1997

The Center for Research and Documentation on World Language Problems (CRD),
based at the University of Hartford, is considering sponsoring a conference
on "Language and the Internet" on Thursday and Friday, June 12 and 13, 1997
or Tuesday and Wednesday, May 27 and 28,
Send your response to tonkin@hartford.uhavax.edu

Open and distance approaches to language learning [NEW]
Trinity and All Saints Comenius Centre, Leeds
14th June 1997

The Pre-Columbian Society at the University of Pennsylvania Museum glyph
workshops dedicated to the decipherment of ancient Maya inscriptions
University of Pennsylvania Museum in Philadelphia
14 June 97

113th Linguistic Society of Japan [NEW]
Gakushu^in U
Contact: LSJ office tel (075)415-3661
Jun 14-15, 1997

ordisk forskerutdanningskurs i GENERATIV FONOLOGI [NEW]
Hvalfjardarstr|nd, Island
16. - 28. juni 1997

Fourth Baltic Studies Summer Institute [NEW]
Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian languages will be offered.
University of Illinois at Chicago
June 16 to August 8. 1997

Languages at A/AS level [NEW]  A level conference
North West Comenius Centre, Blackburn
19th June 1997

LFG97 Lexical-Functional Grammar and in the `spirit of LFG
University of California-San Diego
San Diego, California
June 19 -- 21, 1997

Sixth International Conference on Chinese Linguistics
Leiden
19-21 June 1997

Languages in adult education [NEW]  Adult Education one-day conference
CILT, London
21st June 1997

The Second European Symposium on ELECTROLARYNGOGRAPHY (ELG) and
ELECTROPALATOGRAPHY (EPG) [NEW]
Conference Centre
Queen Margaret College
Edinburgh, Scotland
23-25 June 1997

CALICO (Computer Assisted Language Instruction COnsortium)
Fourteenth Annual Symposium
Topic: Contents! Contents! Contents! United States Military Academy at West
Point. 23-28 June 1997

LSA Linguistic Institute
Languages in Linguistics
Cornell University in Ithaca, NY
June 23-August 1, 1997

Modern languages in colleges: managing the quality of teaching and learning
 [NEW]
Blagdon, Bristol
25th to 27th June 1997

N L D B ' 97 [NEW]
Third Workshop on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
JUNE 25-27, 1997

Society for Pidgin and Creole Languages
University of Westminister
26-28 June 1997

Languages in adult education [NEW]  Adult Education conference and
exhibition
Bristol Education Centre
28th June 1997

July 1997

The First International Conference on Guan1hua4 (Mandarins' Language,
Officials Language, or Common Language)
Qingdao, China
July or August, 1997

The Ninth Euro-International Systemic Functional Workshop Discourse and
Community
Martin-Luther-Universit,Ad(Bt
Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
July 2-6, 1997

SYLC (Sydney Linguistic Circle)
NCELTR seminar room W6C,
Macquarie University
4 July 1997 at 7.30

13th ANNUAL MEETING OF THE LANGUAGE ORIGINS SOCIETY [NEW]
University of West Bohemia
Pilsen (Czech Republic)
from July 4 through July 8, 1997

Workshop on Long Distance Reflexives
LSA Linguistic Institute
Cornell University
July 5-6, 1997

"Spr}klige data og lingvistiske problemstillinger" [NEW]
Sommerskole for doktorgradskandidater i spr}klige emner.
Universitetet i Bergen
L|rdag 5. juli - fredag 11. juli 1997

Concordia Language Villages Teacher Seminars
Bemidji (Minn.) State University
July 6-18

Workshop: "From Research to Commercial Applications: Making NLP Technology
Work in Practice" [NEW]
in conjunction with ACL'97/EACL'97, below
Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia (UNED)
Madrid
July 7-10, 1997

ACL97 Student Session [NEW]
Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia (UNED)
Madrid, Spain
July 7-10, 1997

 [FLASH] ACL'97/EACL'97 Joint Conference 35th Annual Meeting of the
Association for Computational Linguistics and 8th Conference of the European
Chapter of the ACL
Better source of information
Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia (UNED)
Madrid
July 7-12, 1997
Dates corrected; two days longer

9th International Biennial Conference of the African Language Association of
Southern Africa (ALASA 97)
University of Natal
Durban, South Africa
7-11 July, 1997

35th ICANAS International Congress of Asian and North-African Studies
Budapest, Hungary
7-12 July 1997

National Foreign Language Resource Center Tools & Techniques for Interactive
Television-based Instruction [NEW]
University of Hawai`i at Manoa
July 7 - July 18

NATO Advanced Study Institute Computational Models of Speech Pattern
Processing
Royal Hotel
Jersey, UK Channel Islands
Monday 7th July 1997 - Friday 18th July 1997 (midday)

SUMMER SCHOOL OF SYSTEMIC FUNCTIONAL LINGUISTICS
Glendon College
York University
Toronto, Canada
July 7-18, 1997

The International Society for Humor Studies Conference [NEW] :
Humor in the Heartland of America
University of Central Oklahoma
July 8 until July 13, 1997

Seventh Annual Meeting of the Society for Text and Discourse  [NEW]
Utrecht University
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Thursday and Friday, July 10 and 11, 1997

ENVGRAM: COMPUTATIONAL ENVIRONMENTS FOR PRACTICAL GRAMMAR DEVELOPMENT,
PROCESSING AND INTEGRATION WITH OTHER NLP MODULES [NEW]
(at ACL'97/EACL'97 Joint Conference)
Madrid, Spain
July 11, 1997

OPERATIONAL FACTORS IN PRACTICAL, ROBUST, ANAPHORA RESOLUTION FOR
UNRESTRICTED TEXTS [NEW]
(at ACL'97/EACL'97 Joint Conference)
Madrid, Spain
July 11, 1997

Workshop on Intelligent Scalable Text Summarization [NEW]
(at ACL'97/EACL'97 Joint Conference)
Madrid, Spain
July 11, 1997

Workshop CONCEPT to SPEECH GENERATION SYSTEMS [NEW]
(at ACL'97/EACL'97 Joint Conference)
Madrid, Spain
July 11, 1997

COMPUTATIONAL PHONOLOGY [NEW]  Third Meeting of the ACL Special Interest
Group in Computational Phonology (SIGPHON 97)
(at ACL'97/EACL'97 Joint Conference)
Madrid, Spain
July 11th or 12th, 1997

Workshop NLP for communication aids [NEW]
(at ACL'97/EACL'97 Joint Conference)
Madrid, Spain
July 11th or 12th, 1997

Workshop "From Research to Commercial Applications: Making NLP Technology
Work in Practice" [NEW]
(at ACL'97/EACL'97 Joint Conference)
Madrid, Spain
July 11 or 12, 1997

REFERRING PHENOMENA IN A MULTIMEDIA CONTEXT AND THEIR COMPUTATIONAL
TREATMENT [NEW]
(in conjunction with ACL-97/EACL-97)
Madrid
July 11th/12th 1997

The 7th (1997) Harvard International Symposium on Korean Linguistics
Harvard University
July 11-13 (Friday through Sunday)

28th Annual Conference on African Linguistics
Cornell University
Ithaca, New York
July 11-13, 1997

Automatic Information Extraction and Building of Lexical Semantic Resources
for NLP Applications [NEW]  (in conjunction with ACL-97/EACL-97)
Madrid
July 12th 1997

Chinese Linguistics Workshop Interface Strategies in Chinese: Syntax and
Semantics of Noun Phrases [NEW]
Cornell University
Ithaca, New York
July 12-13, 1997

6th Congress of the IASS-AIS
International Association for Semiotic Studies -- Association Internationale
de la S,Ai(Bmiotique
Guadalajara, Mexico
July, 13-18, 1997

The Sixth International Symposium on Chinese Languages and Linguistics IsCLL
VI [NEW]
Academia Sinica
Nankang, Taipei, Taiwan 115
Republic of China
July 14-16, 1998

1st INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON HUMAN-COMPUTER CONVERSATION
Bellagio, Italy
14-16 July, 1997

SUMMER SCHOOL ON INFORMATION EXTRACTION (SCIE-97) [NEW]
University of Roma, Tor Vergata, Villa Mondragone Frascati
Roma, Italy
14-19 July 1997

5th International Cognitive Linguistics Conference
Amsterdam
July 14 - 19, 1997

2nd World Congress of African Linguistics
Leipzig, Germany
14-19 July 97

 [FLASH] ELSNET's 5TH EUROPEAN SUMMER SCHOOL ON LANGUAGE AND SPEECH
COMMUNICATION LEXICON DEVELOPMENT FOR LANGUAGE AND SPEECH PROCESSING
Better source of information
Centre for Computational Linguistics
Katholieke Universiteit
Leuven, Belgium
14-25 July 1997

A level languages show [NEW]
imperial College, London
15th July 1997

3rd Himalayan Languages Symposium [NEW]
University of California, Santa Barbara
July 18-20, 1997

 [FLASH] HPSG-97 4th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase
Structure Grammar 1997
URL now available
LSA Linguistic Institute
Cornell University
July 18-20, 1997

13th Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop
1997 LSA Linguistic Insitute
Cornell University
July 18-20, 1997

A round table conference on the theme "Lexical Distribution, Comparison and
Genealogy : Methods, Aims and Backgrounds" [NEW] will be held for the CIL16
Congress
Paris
20-25 July , 1997

XVlth International Congress of Linguists
Organized by Societe de Linguistique de Paris under the auspices of the
Permanent International Committee of Linguists, Palais des Congres, Paris
(Porte Maillot), France
Paris
July 20-25, 1997

Concordia Language Villages Teacher Seminars
Bemidji (Minn.) State University
July 20-August 1

National Foreign Language Resource Center TOOLS & TECHNIQUES FOR WEB-BASED
MULTIMEDIA INSTRUCTION [NEW]
University of Hawai`i at Manoa
July 21 - August 1

24th International Sytemic-Functional Congress (ISFC)
Theme: Learning How to Mean: transdisciplinary perspectives on language in
context
Toronto, Canada
July 21-25, 1997

INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON SPANISH LANGUAGE PROCESSING TECHNOLOGIES [NEW]
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Monday, July 22, and Tuesday, July 23, 1997

2ND ACM INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DIGITAL LIBRARIES
Philadelphia, Pa
July 23 - 26, 1997

XXII Congres Linguistique Romane [NEW]
Bruxelles (Belgique)
23 au 29 juillet 1998

7th International Conference on Theoretical and Methodological Issues in
Machine Translation
Santa Fe, New Mexico
July 24 - 28, 1997

8th Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference [NEW]
Cornell University ~ LSA Summer Institute
July 25 - 27, 1997

Workshop on Language and Space [NEW]
at the Fourteenth National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-97)
Providence Rhode Island
July 27-28, 1997

AAAI-97 Workshop on Language and Space [NEW]
Providence Rhode Island
July 27-31, 1997

20th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in
Information Retrieval
DoubleTree Hotel
Philadelphia, PA, USA
July 27 -- July 31, 1997

 [FLASH] 2nd WORLD CONGRESS OF AFRICAN LINGUISTICS
New URL University of Leipzig, Germany
July 27 - August 3, 1997

2nd International Congress of Dialectologists and Geolinguists
Vrije Universiteit
Amsterdam, Netherlands
July 28 through August 1, 1997

Linguistic Association of Canada and the US LACUS 97
York University, Toronto Canada
July 29 - August 2 1997
Note: This conference immediately follows on from the isfc-97.

August 1997

SYLC (Sydney Linguistic Circle)
NCELTR seminar room
W6C, Macquarie University
1 August 1997 at 7.30

Second Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing
(EMNLP-2) [NEW]
Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island, USA
August 1-2, 1997 (Immediately following AAAI-97)

Fifth International Conference on the Languages of Scotland and Ulster
 [NEW]
Aberdeen University
1-5 August 1997

Internationale Deutschlehrertagung
Amsterdam
4.-9.8XI.

Nineteenth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society [NEW]
Stanford University
August 7-10, 1997

Conference on Computational Psycholinguistics CPL '97 [NEW]
Berkeley, California
August 10-12, 1997

20th International Wittgenstein Symposium 1997 The Role of Pragmatics in
Contemporary Philosophy [NEW]
Kirchberg am Wechsel, Lower Austria
10-16 August 1997

 [FLASH]  The XIII International Conference on Historical Linguistics
Better source of information
Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet
Duesseldorf, Germany
10 - 17 August 1997

The fourth Seoul International Conference on Linguistics (SICOL-'97) [NEW]
SOGANG UNIVERSITY
SEOUL, KOREA
August 11 - August 15, 1997

European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information (ESSLLI '97)
Aix-en-Provence
11.-22.8. 1997

The Foreign Language Education and Technology III (FLEAT III) conference
University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C. Canada
August 12 - 16, 1997

EUROPEAN SUMMER SCHOOL "The cross-linguistic study of language acquisition:
- an integrated approach" [NEW]
Kystgaarden, Nyborg, Fyn, Denmark
August 13-22 1997

First International Conference on Cognitive Science [NEW]
 [FLASH] URL not working when I tried, so I have listed the full information
at my site
Seoul, Korea
August 15-16, 1997

Fjortonde nordiska slavistm,Av(Btet
Helsinki
17.-23.8

FIFTH WORKSHOP ON VERY LARGE CORPORA (WVLC-5)  [NEW]
Tsinghua University
Beijing, China
August 18, 1997
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
August 20, 1997
Note dates and locations

The 11th European Symposium on Language for Special Purposes
Contact: LSP Centre
Copenhagen Business School
Dalgas Have 15
DK-Frederiksberg
Denmark
Copenhagen
18.-22.8. 1997

AI-ED 97  [NEW]
8TH WORLD CONFERENCE ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN EDUCATION
Includes sessions on Computer-assisted language learning and Natural
language interfaces
Kobe International Conference Cente
Kobe, Japan
19-22 August, 1997

NELAS 6- CMLA 2 [NEW]  LANGUAGE AND COGNITION IN LANGUAGE ACQUISITION
UNIVERSITY OF ODENSE, DENMARK
20-24 AUGUST 1997

ROCLING X (1997) International Conference Research on Computational
Linguistics
Academia Sinica
Taipei, Taiwan
August 22-24, 1997

IJCAI-97 Workshop on Ontologies and Multilingual NLP  [NEW]
Nagoya, Japan
August 23-25, 1997

Fifth Meeting on Mathematics of Language - MOL5 [NEW]
Schloss Dagstuhl
Saarbruecken, Germany
25-27 August 1997

SECOND INTERNATIONAL COGNITIVE TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE, CT '97
25 - 28 August 1997

QUALICO - 97 Third International Conference on Quantitative Linguistics
Helsinki, Finland
August 26 (Tue) - 30 (Sat), 1997

LANGUAGE STUDY AND THESAURUS: [NEW]
Session 1 of the 5th International Symposium of National Language Research
Institute
Tokyo, JAPAN
27 & 28, AUGUST 1997

Symposium on Reflexives and Reciprocals [NEW]
Boulder, Colorado
August 29-30, 1997

September 1997

SYLC (Sydney Linguistic Circle)
NCELTR seminar room
W6C, Macquarie University
5 September 1997 at 7.30

ESSE workshop on Historical Linguistics [NEW]
ESSE/4
DEBRECEN
September 5th-9th, 1997

Conference on External Possessor and related Noun Incorporation Phenomena
Eugene, Oregon
7-10 September, 1997

NEW SOUNDS 97 The 3rd International Symposium on the Acquisition of
Second-Language Speech
University of Klagenfurt, Austria
8th - 11th September 1997

LINGUISTICS ASSOCIATION OF GREAT BRITAIN
University of Hertfordshire
9-11 September 1997 (dates provisional)

THE HENRY SWEET SOCIETY FOR THE HISTORY OF LINGUISTIC IDEAS 1997 Annual
Colloquium
University of Luton, UK
Wednesday 10 September to Saturday 13

Multilingualism in Later Medieval Britain
Aberystwyth
University of Wales
10th-13th September 1997

RECENT ADVANCES IN NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING [NEW]
Tzigov Chark, Bulgaria
11-13 September 1997

EUROCALL 97
Dublin
11.-13.9. 1997

Association for Linguistic Typology (ALT II)
University of Oregon, Eugene
September 11 to September 14, 1997

2nd International Conference of the Association for Linguistic Typology
(ALT)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
11-14 September 1997

THE HENRY SWEET SOCIETY FOR THE HISTORY OF LINGUISTIC IDEAS 1997 Annual
Colloquium
University of Luton, UK
13 September

DRH 97 digital resources for the humanities [NEW]
St Annes College, Oxford
14 - 17 September 1997

 [FLASH] 4TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE LANGUAGES OF FAR EAST,
SOUTH-EAST ASIA AND WEST AFRICA
URL now available
Moscow
September 17-20, 1997

ESCA Tutorial and Research Workshop on Intonation:Theory, Models and
Applications
Athens, Greece
September 18-20, 1997

Assessment For teachers of Modern Foreign Languages in the National
Curriculum [NEW]
Homerton Comenius Centre
Cambridge
19th to 20th September 1997

First Mediterranean Meeting of Morphology
Mytilene, island of Lesvos, Greece
September 19-20, 1997

Conference on Theory and Practice of MultiMedia in Computer Assisted
Language Learning (CALL)
UNIVERSITY OF EXETER
September 21 - 23 1997

Logical Aspects of Computational Linguistics [NEW]  LACL'97
Nancy, France
22-24 September 1997

EUROSPEECH'975th EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON SPEECH COMMUNICATION AND TECHNOLOGY
RHODES, GREECE
22-25 SEPTEMBER 1997

FIRST INTERNATIONAL LURIA MEMORIAL CONFERENCE includes as one of its main
themes Neurolinguistics [NEW]
Moscow University
24-26 September, 1997

"JOURNEES D'ETUDES JEAN MUNO" [NEW]
Centre de Recherches Francophones Belges
University of Edinburgh
26-27 September 1997

VII. Deutscher Slavistentag [NEW]
Bamberg
28.9.--1.10.1997

APPLYING HISTORICAL LINGUISTICS [NEW]
The Study of Historical English and Contemporary Society
ESSE/4 DEBRECEN
September 30, 1996

October 1997

New technologies in schools:their impact on language teaching [NEW]
West Country Comenius Centre, Cornwall
Two-day conference, October 1997

THE PARIS SYNTAX AND SEMANTICS CONFERENCE CSSP 1997 COLLOQUE DE SYNTAXE ET
SEMANTIQUE DE PARIS [NEW]
Universite Paris 7
2-4 octobre 1997

SYLC (Sydney Linguistic Circle)
NCELTR seminar room
W6C, Macquarie University
3 October 1997 at 7.30

17. Kongre,A_(B f,A|(Br Fremdsprachendidaktik der Deutschen Gesellschaft f,A|(Br
Fremdsprachenforschung (DGFF)
Universit,Ad(Bt Koblenz-Landau
6. - 8. Oktober 1997 in Koblenz

6. Bi-annual Conference of the Sektion Computerlinguistik der Deutschen
Gesellschaft fuer Sprachwissenschaft (Special Interest Group in
Computational Linguistics of the German Linguistic Society) Applied
Computational Linguistics [NEW]
Heidelberg
8.10.97 to 10.10.97

Japan Association for Language Teaching CONFERENCE
Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
October 9-12, 1997

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NARRATIVE [NEW]
Department of Communication, School of Journalism and Telecommunications
University of Kentucky
October 10-12, 1997

THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON KAHLIL GIBRAN
University of Maryland
University College, Inn and Conference Center
College Park, MD
October 10th through 12th, 1997

American Dialect Society [NEW]
Denver
Oct. 16-19, 1997

Second Language Research Forum '97
Second Language Acquisition Across Languages
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan
October 16-19, 1997

Second Language Research Forum '97: Second Language Acquisition Across
Languages [NEW]
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan
October 17-19, 1997

SELF AND OTHER  [NEW]  THE FIFTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NARRATIVE
Department of Communication, University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky
October 18-20, 1996

Teaching Spanish for vocational purposes [NEW]
Pamplona, Spain
19th October to 1st November 1997

Teaching German to Young Learners  [NEW]
Staufen, Germany
22nd October to 1st November 1997

29th Algonquian Conference [NEW]
Thunder Bay, Ontario
October 24-26, 1997

November 1997

COMMISSION ON SEMIOTICS AND COMMUNICATION, SPEECH COMMUNICATION ASSOCIATION,
ANNUAL MEETING [NEW]
CHICAGO
NOVEMBER, 1997

SYLC (Sydney Linguistic Circle)
NCELTR seminar room
W6C, Macquarie University
7 November 1997 at 7.30

XXIII International Association Language & Business Conference 1997
Globalisation : its Impact on Language Needs in Business & Industry" [NEW]
MONS (Belgium)
7-8 November, 1997

NETSKILLS/CTICML Workshop: 'An Introduction to the Internet for Linguists'
University of Newcastle
Wednesday-Thursday, 13-14 November

English for specific Purposes: Meeting the Challenges of Today and Tomorrow
Puteri Pan Pacific Hotel, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
18-20 November

National Association of District Supervisors of Foreign Language NADSFL
Annual Meeting
Nashville Opryland Hotel
Nov. 19-20

a panel entitled: "Orthography and the Politics of Representation" [NEW]
Washington DC
Nov. 19-23

 [FLASH] Formal Description of Slavic Languages (FDSL 2)
University of Potsdam
20-22 November 1997
Dates finally announced The 29th National Convention of the AAASS
hosted by the Western Slavic Association
Sheraton Seattle Hotel
Seattle, USA
20-23 November 1997

Motivation in language learning [NEW]
Novotel
York
21st to 22nd November 1997

AATG-ACTFL
Nashville, TN
November 21-23

Twelfth New Zealand Linguistics Conference
Knox College
University of Otago
Dunedin
Wednesday November 26th through Friday November 28th, 1997

December 1997

Languages and special educational needs [NEW]
Oxford Comenius Centre
one-day conference, December 1997

Natural Language Processing Pacific Rim Symposium 1997 (NLPRS'97)
(Incorporating SNLP'97)
Phuket, Thailand
December 2-4, 1997

SYLC (Sydney Linguistic Circle)
NCELTR seminar room
W6C, Macquarie University
5 December 1997 at 7.30

 [FLASH] Modern Language Association of America MLA Conference
Better source of information
Toronto
Dec 27-30, 1997

International Conference on Austronesian Linguistics
The Registration Form is here
Taipei
December 28, 1997 to January 2, 1998


Last update 12 February 1997

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January 1998

The American Dialect Society Meeting
The Society will meet at the same time and place as the Linguistic Society
of America.
New York
January, 1998

NeMLaP 3 [NEW]  NTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NEW METHODS IN LANGUAGE
PROCESSING
MACQUARIE UNIVERSITY
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
January 14th to 17th 1998

February 1998

SCOLT: Southern Conference on Language Teaching
Savannah Hilton
Savannah, GA
February, 1998

Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Section Z - Linguistics and the Language Sciences -- should sponsor a number
of lingustics sessions
Philadelphia Marriott / Philadelphia Convention Center / Wyndham Franklin
Plaza
Philadelphia
12-17 February 1998

March 1998

The Maya Weekend
Consists of Beginners, Intermediate, and Advanced glyph workshops, which run
concurrently with two days of lectures.
University of Pennsylvania Museum
Philadelphia, PA, USA
March

American Association for Applied Linguistics AAAL Annual Meeting
Seattle, WA
Mar 14-17

SECOND INTER-UNIVERSITY CONFERENCE ON SOCIOLINGUISTICS [NEW]
University of Haifa, ISRAEL
March 16-18, 1998

Annual TESOL Conference
Seattle
17.-21 March

 [FLASH] PacSLRF `98 Pacific Second Language Research Forum
Better source of information
AOYAMA GAKUIN UNIVERSITY
SHIBUYA, TOKYO, JAPAN
Mar 26-29 '98

"Language World" of the Association for Language Learning (ALL)
Contact: ALL
C. Wilding
16 Regent Place
Rugby CV21 2PN, UK
Venue to be announced
27.-30.3. 1998

April 1998

LINGUISTICS ASSOCIATION OF GREAT BRITAIN
University of Lancaster
14-16 April 1998

Pacific Northwest Council for Languages 1998 PNCL Conference
Red Lion Riverside
Boise, Idaho
April 23-25, 1998

July 1998

Silver Jubilee 25th International Systemic-Functional Congress 1998
pre-congress summer school.
The University of Wales
Cardiff, UK
Dates: 6-10th July.
The main conference will be July 13 - 18, 1998

1ST ICCEES REGIONAL CONGRESS (the International Council for Central and East
European Studies)
Includes sessions on Literature and Language University of Melbourne
Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
7-10 JULY 1998

 [FLASH]  WORLDCALL
URL now available
Melbourne, Australia
13.-17.7. 1998

Silver Jubilee 25th International Systemic-Functional Congress 1998
The University of Wales
Cardiff, UK
July 13 - 18, 1998
There will be a pre-congress summer school. Dates: 6-10th July.

6th International Pragmatics Conference [NEW]
Reims, Capital of the Champagne Region, France
19-24 July 1998

XXIIe CONGRES INTERNATIONAL DE LINGUISTIQUE ET PHILOLOGIE ROMANES [NEW]
BRUXELLES
23-29 JUILLET 1998

August 1998

17th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING-98) and
the 36th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics
(ACL-98) [NEW]
Universite de Montreal
Quebec, Canada
the week of August 10-14, 1998

 [FLASH] TENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ENGLISH HISTORICAL LINGUISTICS
Better source of information
Hulme Hall
University of Manchester
Friday 21 August 1998 (lunchtime) to Wednesday 26 August 1998 (lunchtime)

September 1998

International Congress of Slavists
Contact: Robert Rothstein
Department of Slavic Languages
Herter Hall
University of Massachussets
Amherst, MA 01003-3940
USA
Cracow
September, 1998

The 7th Nilo-Saharan Linguistics Conference  [NEW]
Department of African Studies [Institut fuer Afrik
anistik] University of Vienna, Austria
2 - 6 September 1998.

EUROCALL CONFERENCE
Katholieke Universiteit
Leuven, Belgium
10-12 September 1998

LINGUISTICS ASSOCIATION OF GREAT BRITAIN
University of Luton
10-12 September 1998 (dates provisional)

October 1998

Japan Association for Language Teaching CONFERENCE
Yokohama, Japan
Oct 8-11, 1998

November 1998

National Association of District Supervisors of Foreign Language NADSFL
Annual Meeting
Chicago Hilton (downtown)
Nov 18-19

AATG Annual Meeting
Chicago, IL
November 20-22

January 1999

Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Section Z - Linguistics and the Language Sciences -- should sponsor a number
of lingustics sessions
Anaheim Hilton / Anaheim Marriott
Anaheim
21-26 January 1999

March 1999

The Maya Weekend
Consists of Beginners, Intermediate, and Advanced glyph workshops, which run
concurrently with two days of lectures.
University of Pennsylvania Museum
Philadelphia, PA, USA
March

The Texas Meetings
Includes the Texas Symposium, Public Lecture: Introducing Maya Glyphs, Forum
on Maya Hieroglyphic Writing, and the Long Workshops
University of Texas
Austin
early March

SCOLT: Southern Conference on Language Teaching
Virginia Beach, VA
March 1999

Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages TESOL Annual Convention
New York, NY
March 8-14, 1999

Spring 1999

LINGUISTICS ASSOCIATION OF GREAT BRITAIN
University of Manchester
Spring 1999 (provisional)

April 1999

Pacific Northwest Council for Languages 1998 PNCL Conference (50th
Anniversary Celebration)
Sheraton Hotel
Tacoma, Washington
April 8-10, 1999

August 1999

 [FLASH]  XV World Congress of FIT URL being changed. New one forthcoming
(International Federation of Translators)
August 1999

14th International Congress of Phonetic Science
San Francisco Bay Area
August 1999

The Organizing Committee for the International Association of Applied
Linguistics '99 Tokyo (AILA '99 Tokyo) in conjunction with the Japan
Association of College English Teachers (JACET) and the Japan Association of
Applied Linguistics in JACET (JAAL-in-JACET) are pleased to host the 12th
World Congress
Waseda University
Tokyo
August 2 - 6, 1999.

Autumn 1999

LINGUISTICS ASSOCIATION OF GREAT BRITAIN
University of York
Autumn 1999 (provisional)

February 2000

SCOLT: Southern Conference on Language Teaching
Atlanta, GA
February, 2000

Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Section Z - Linguistics and the Language Sciences -- should sponsor a number
of lingustics sessions
Washington Sheraton / Omni Shoreham
Washington, DC
17-22 February 2000

February 2001

Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Section Z - Linguistics and the Language Sciences -- should sponsor a number
of lingustics sessions
San Francisco Hilton / Hotel Nikko
San Francisco
15-20 February 2001

February 2002

Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Section Z - Linguistics and the Language Sciences -- should sponsor a number
of lingustics sessions
Hynes Convention Center / Sheraton Boston / Marriott Copley Place
Boston
14-19 February 2002


Last update 9 February 1997