Call for Papers: FDSL 12.5

FDSL 12.5: Dec. 7-9, 2017.
Location: Nova Gorica, Slovenia.

Invited speakers
Mojmír Dočekal (Masaryk University)
Martina Gračanin-Yüksek (Middle East Technical University)
Peter Jurgec (University of Toronto)
Roumyana Pancheva (University of Southern California)
Sergei Tatevosov (Moscow State University)

Submission deadline: Jun. 15, 2017.
Conference website: https://sites.google.com/site/fdsl2017ng/home

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Call for Papers: SPE 9

SPE 9: Sept. 4-6, 2017.
Location: University of Padua, Italy.

Invited Speakers (more TBA):
Nicola Guarino (Trento)
James Pustejovsky (Brandeis), TBC
Laure Vieu (Toulouse)
Boban Arsenijevic (University of Niš), TBC
John Collins (East Anglia)
Andrea Moro (Pavia)
Gillian Ramchand (Tromsoe)

Submission deadline: May 31, 2017
Conference website: http://www.spe9.lagado.org/