Program

Sunday 10th December

Quantitative Teach-in. We will feature a teach-in on Quantitative Methods in Typology for a limited number of students, taught by Damian Blasi and Balthasar Bickel.

Program for the day (PDF)

Teach-in abstract

Monday 11th December

Language Family Teach-ins. Each of these will run through the day and will present the key structural and typological features of a particular group of languages found in Oceania

Program for the day (PDF)

Teach-in abstracts

  • Australian: Rachel Nordlinger and John Mansfield  with a special focus on Murrinhpatha
  • Papuan: Don Daniels and Nicholas Evans.
  • Austronesian: Dineke Schokkin, Mark Donohue et al.

Conference Reception at Ivy & the Fox from 7pm

Tuesday 12th December 

Program for the day (PDF)

Conference paper sessions will run in parallel (abstracts for general sessions)

Schedule for day:

    • 9-9.30am: Conference welcome
    • 9.30-10.30am: Plenary Lecture
    • 10.30-11am: Morning tea
    • 11am-12.30pm: Paper sessions
    • 12.30-1.30pm: Lunch
    • 1.30-3pm: Paper sessions
    • 3-3.30pm: Afternoon tea
    • 3.30-4.30pm: Paper Sessions
    • 4.30-5.30pm: Greenberg Award Plenary Lecture

Wednesday 13th December

Program for the day (PDF)

Conference paper sessions will run in parallel (abstracts for general sessions)

Schedule for day:

    • 9-10.30am: Plenary panel
    • 10.30-11am: Morning tea
    • 11am-12.30pm: Paper sessions
    • 12.30-1.30pm: Lunch
    • 1.30-3pm: Paper sessions
    • 3-3.30pm: Afternoon tea
    • 3.30-4.30pm: Poster Sessions
    • 4.30-5.30pm: Business meeting

Thursday 14th December

Program for the day (PDF)

Conference paper sessions will run in parallel (abstracts for general sessions)

Schedule for day:

    • 9-10.30am: Paper sessions

    • 10.30-11am: Morning tea

    • 11am-12.30pm: Gabelentz Plenary Lecture

    • 12.30-1.30pm: Lunch

    • 1.30-2.30pm: Plenary panel

    • 2.30-3pm: Poster sessions

    • 3-3.30pm: Afternoon tea

    • 3.30-4pm: Poster sessions

    • 4-5.30pm: Paper sessions

Conference Dinner at University House from 6.30pm

Friday 15th December

Program for the day (PDF)

8 Workshops will run in parallel (abstracts for workshops)

Schedule for day: 

    • 9-10.30am: Workshop sessions
    • 10.30-11am: Morning tea
    • 11am-12.30pm: Workshop sessions
    • 12.30-1.30pm Lunch
    • 1.30-3pm: Workshop sessions
    • 3-3.30pm: Afternoon tea
    • 3.30-5.30pm: Workshop sessions 
  • Australian Government
  • The University of Queensland
  • Australian National University
  • The University of Melbourne
  • Western Sydney University

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