LINGUIST List 33.1593

Fri May 06 2022

Confs: Quantitative Linguistics/Switzerland

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 30-Apr-2022
From: François Bavaud <>
Subject: 12th International Quantitative Linguistics Conference
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12th International Quantitative Linguistics Conference
Short Title: QUALICO 2023

Date: 28-Jun-2023 - 30-Jun-2023
Location: University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Contact: François Bavaud
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Quantitative Linguistics

Meeting Description:

The 12th International Quantitative Linguistics Conference will take place in Lausanne, Switzerland, on June 28-30, 2023. QUALICO 2023 is organized by the International Quantitative Linguistics Association (IQLA) and the Department of Language and Information Sciences (SLI) at the University of Lausanne (UNIL).

All contributions relating to quantitative linguistics and text analysis are welcome. We particularly encourage submissions on:

- Descriptions of all aspects of language and text phenomena, including psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, dialectology, pragmatics, language typology, usage based approaches, information science, etc., insofar as they use quantitative mathematical methods (probability theory, stochastic processes, differential and difference equations, multidimensional analysis, fuzzy logics and set theory, function theory, etc.).
- Applications of methods, models, or findings from quantitative linguistics to problems of natural language processing, text classification, stylistics, authorship attribution, language teaching, scientometrics, bibliometrics, text mining, language complexity and complex network analysis.
- Methods of linguistic measurement, model construction, sampling and test theory.
- Epistemological issues relevant to quantitative linguistics such as explanation of language and text phenomena, contributions to theory construction, systems theory, philosophy of science.

Oral and Poster Sessions
Presentations should be in English. Each paper will be allotted 30 minutes (20 minutes of presentation and 10 minutes of discussion). There will also be a poster session.

Call for Papers:

The submission of an abstract will be via EasyChair (still to come). Abstracts must be in English and should include keywords, authors affiliations and references. They should not exceed 500 words (excluding keywords, authors affiliations and references) and 2 pages all included. The requested format for submission is PDF.

The deadline for submission is January 8th 2023, 11:59:59 pm (GMT). Notification for acceptance will be sent to the contact author by February 28th 2023.

The maximum number of submissions by the same author or co-author is two papers. Submissions exceeding this threshold will be automatically deleted without notification.

We will invite authors of accepted abstracts to submit full papers for the publication in the conference volume, which will be proposed for publication with a leading publisher.

Participation fees:
- Regular: 250€
- IQLA Member: 150€

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