Annual Meeting 2016 in Tübingen

The Annual Meeting 2016 is organized by the projects at Tübingen University: “MoLCINS”, “ProComPrag”, “CiC” and “ObTrEx”.

Time and Venue:
June, 20th – 21th 2016, Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen, Schloss Hohentübingen, Fürstenzimmer (Burgsteige 11, 72070 Tübingen)

Go up to the castle Hohentübingen; cross the patio until coming to its end. On the left, there’s a door and a sign saying “Fürstenzimmer”. Enter and follow the staircase and the signs saying “Fürstenzimmer”. You’ll have to cross a balcony until you come to a big door on the right; enter, and after a few steps you’ll find a door on the left which leads to the “Fürstenzimmer”.

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Registration fee: 35€ to be paid at conference site

Sunday, 19.06.2016
20:00 Warming-up at Neckarmüller

Monday, June 20th 2016

Time Event
9:00 – 9:45 Registration
9:45 – 10:00 Welcome
10:00 – 11:00 All hands business meeting, Topic: second funding period
11:00 – 11:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:30 – 12:00 Right or left? An ERP study on discourse referents in German Sign Language
Anne Wienholz, Derya Nuhbalaoglu, Annika Herrmann, Edgar Onea, Markus Steinbach, Nivedita Mani (SignRef)
12:00 – 12:30 Cataphoric pronoun resolution in native and non-native sentence comprehension
Claudia Felser & Janna Drummer (L2PronRes)
12:30 – 14:00 LUNCH BREAK, Meeting Steering Board
14:00 – 15:00 Talk by Jesse Snedeker
15:00 – 15:15 COFFEE BREAK
15:15 – 17:00 Poster session at the Rittersaal!
17:00 – 17:30 That’s not quite it: An experimental investigation of (non-)exhaustivity in it-clefts
Joseph P. DeVeaugh-Geiss, Edgar Onea, Swantje Tönnes & Malte Zimmermann (ExCl)
17:30 – 18:00 Additives as a window into local exhaustivity implicatures
Nadine Bade & Alexander Wimmer (ObTrEx)
19:00 Dinner at Mensa Prinz Karl, Hafengasse 6, 72070 Tübingen (this year covered by the registration fee)

Tuesday, June 21th 2016

Time Event
9:30 – 10:00 Contextual Information is Immediately Available During Composition – Evidence from Eyetracking during Reading
Oliver Bott (CiC)
10:00 – 10:30 Conjunctive Disjunction: A Japanese Counterexample to Grice’s Nondetachability
Uli Sauerland, Ayaka Tamura, Masatoshi Koizumi, and Jack Tomlinson (SSI)
10:30 – 11:10 COFFEE BREAK
11:10 – 11:40 The Interactive Best Response Paradigm: Taking into account the production of sentences with scalar terms
Anton Benz & Nicole Gotzner (SiGames)
11:40 – 12:10 Embedded Scalars in Probabilistic Pragmatics
Michael Franke (ProComPrag) & Leon Bergen (Stanford), Short-term collaboration project
12:10 – 12:30 Closing remarks