Universiteit van Amsterdam


Institute for Logic, Language and Computation

4 - 6 September 2017, The Ninth Semantics and Philosophy in Europe Colloquium (SPE9), Padua, Italy

Date: 4 - 6 September 2017
Location: Padua, Italy
Deadline: Saturday 10 June 2017

This year's Semantics and Philosophy in Europe Colloquium consists of two special sessions:
1) Applied Ontology and Natural Language (Invited speakers: Bjorn Jespersen (Barcelona), Nicola Guarino (Trento), Laure Vieu (Toulouse))
2) Ontology and Generative Syntax (Invited speakers: Boban Arsenijevic (University of Niš),  John Collins (East Anglia), Andrea Moro (Pavia), Gillian Ramchand (Tromsoe))

There will also be a preconference tutorial "Ontology and Natural Language" by Friederike Moltmann (CNRS) and Nicola Guarino (Trento).

We invite abstract submissions for 30-minute presentations on the topic of either session. Abstracts should contain original research that, at the time of submission, has neither been published nor accepted for publication. One person can submit at most one abstract as sole author and one abstract as co-author (or two co-authored abstracts).  Abstracts must be anonymous, in PDF format, 2 pages (A4 or letter), in a font size no less than 12pt. Please submit abstracts no later than May 31, 2017, indicating whether it is for Session 1 or 2.

For more information, see http://www.spe9.lagado.org/ or contact .