Causality in the language sciences

Confirmed speakers

  • Tanmoy Bhattacharya(Santa Fe Institute, USA)
  • Balthasar Bickel(University of Zurich, Switzerland)
  • Morten H. Christiansen(Cornell University, USA)
  • Dan Dediu(Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Netherlands)
  • Michael Dunn(Uppsala University, Sweden)
  • T. Florian Jaeger(University of Rochester, USA)
  • Gerhard Jaeger(Eberhard Karls University Tübingen, Germany)
  • Anne Kandler(City University London, United Kingdom)
  • Terry Regier(University of California, Berkeley, USA)
  • Richard Sproat(Google, Inc., USA)

Date and Location

April 13 - 15, 2015
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Deutscher Platz 6
04103 Leipzig
Germany
see travel instructions

Organizing Committee

  • Damián Blasi, MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences and MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig
  • Jürgen Jost, MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences, Leipzig
  • Peter Stadler, Leipzig University, Interdisciplinary Centre for Bioinformatics, Leipzig
  • Russell Gray, MPI for Human History, Jena
  • Bernard Comrie, MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig
  • Stephen C. Levinson, MPI for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen
  • Nihat Ay, MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences, Leipzig
  • Sean Roberts, MPI for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen
  • Leonardo Lancia, MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig

External Scientific Committee

  • Ewa Dabrowska, University of Northumbria, Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Nick Enfield, University of Sydney, Sydney
  • Simon Greenhill, Australian National University, Canberra
  • Martin Haspelmath, MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig
  • Steve Piantadosi, University of Rochester, Rochester
  • Maria Polinsky, Harvard University, Cambridge
  • Søren Wichmann, MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig

Administrative Contact

Antje Vandenberg
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
Contact by Email

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