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WILD 2015: Call for abstracts

Conference announcement: WILD 2015 in Stockholm!

The Workshop on Infant Language Development WILD 2015 takes place June
10-12 in Stockholm. WILD 2015 carries on the tradition of the very
successful WILD 2013, held in San Sebastian, Spain, and offers a forum
for vibrant discussions between researchers working on different aspects
of infant language development.


WILD 2015 keynote speakers:

Ghislaine Dehaene-Lambertz (CNRS/INSERM)
Anne Fernald (Stanford University)
Paula Fikkert (Radboud University Nijmegen)
Christine Kitamura (University of Western Sydney)
Linda Polka (McGill University)

Abstract submission opens November 3 and closes December 15, 17.00 Central European Time.

We call for abstracts in the following areas:

1. Novel techniques in infant language acquisition research
2. Bilingual language development in infancy
3. Infant speech perception
4. Early speech production
5. Early language comprehension and lexical development
6. Social factors of language acquisition
7. Sign language acquisition
8. Infant-directed speech
9. Neurodevelopmental aspects of language acquisition
10. Language acquisition and cognition
11. Modelling infant language acquisition
12. Null results in well-designed and theoretically sound experiments:
What could they mean? (Posters only)

Conference location is the baroque palace “Piperska Muren”, situated in
a picturesque park in the heart of Stockholm, only a short stroll away
from the City Hall where the Nobel Prize is awarded each year.

We are looking forward to welcoming infant language development
researchers from all across the globe to Stockholm!

Iris-Corinna Schwarz and Ellen Marklund
Stockholm Babylab
Department of Linguistics, Stockholm University
Co-Chairs of the Organizing Committee WILD 2015

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