Internal Kick-off Meeting (July 21 – 22, 2014)


Monday, July 21st 2014

Time Event
13:00 – 14:00 Registration
14:00 – 14:30 Welcome
14:30 – 16:00 BiasQ: Bias in Polar Questions
YesNo: Affirmative and rejective responses to assertions and polar questions
CoGCI: “Ich sehe was, was du nicht siehst” – Common ground and contrastive information in children’s and adults’ reference resolution
L2PronRes: Syntactic and discourse-level constraints in native and non-native pronoun resolution
SignRef: Discourse Referents in Space – Anaphora Resolution in German Sign Language
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 – 18:20 SIGames: Experimental Game Theory and Scalar Implicatures
ProComPrag: Probabilistic computational models of pragmatic inference
SSI: The Strength of Scalar Inference: From Numbers to Strong Disjunction
ProProCon: The What and When of Processing Projective Content
ExCl: Exhaustivity in Cleft SentencesObTrEx
ObTrEx: Obligatory Triggers: Experimental Evidence
19:00 – end Joint dinner at Tapas y mas, Neue Grünstraße 17

Tuesday, July 22nd 2014

Time Event
09:30 – 11:00 InfoPer: Processing speaker’s meaning: Informativeness and perspective
MoLCINS: One- versus two-step models of language comprehension: Investigations employing negative sentences
CiC: Composition in Context: Contextual Influences on Processing of Event-Coercion
AATIC: Agentivity, Animacy and Telicity: Pragmatic Inferences in Intransitive Clauses
FoTeRo: Focus and thematic role assignment: A comparison of Hungarian and German in Child Language Comprehension
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 – 12:30 History and Theory of experiments – introductory remarks (abstract)
(Talk by Margarete Vöhringer, ZfL Berlin)
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 16:00 Poster Session with coffee (4th floor)
16:00 – 17:00 Information
17:00 – 18:00 Business Meeting
19:00 – end Dinner Steering Board