SFB 991

B08 Events




  • 14/12: Invited talk by Marie Candito (Université Paris Diderot): From deep syntax to semantic frames: feedback from the French FrameNet project (slides)
  • 01/06: Behzad Naderalvojoud (Hacettepe University) visits SFB991 as a visiting fellow with B08 project.
  • 11/09 to 22/09: The 9th DGfS-CL Fall School 2017 will take place from 11th September to 22nd September 2017 at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany.
  • 02/03/2017: Invited Talk by Jackie C. K. Cheung (McGill University): Generalized Natural Language Generation (slides)
  • 27/02 to 03/03/2017: Jackie C. K. Cheung, McGill School of Computer Science, visits SFB991.
  • 01/02: Esther Seyffarth joins B08 as a researcher.



  • 15/12/2016: Laura Kallmeyer is awarded the prestigious ERC Grant for the research project TreeGraSP (tree rewriting grammar and the syntax-semantics interface: From grammar development to semantic parsing).
  • 05/10/2016: Invited Talk by Daniel Peterson (Institute of Cognitive Science, University of Colorado Boulder): Bayesian Semantics, verb sense induction (slides, Links to the induced frames from the Gigaword corpus,  the Web corpus)
  • 26-27/09/2016: Participation in the 7th general meeting of PARSEME (together with A02) 
  • 15-17/09/2016: The conference  Cognitive Structures:Linguistic, Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives was held by SFB 991 at HHUD.
  • 17/08/2016: Invited Talk by Miriam R L Petruck (UC-Berkeley, FrameNet team): FrameNet: Current Status, Recent Activity, and Future Plans (slides)
  • 14/07/2016: Invited Talk by Aurélie Herbelot (University of Trento): Where do models come from and where do they go? Underspecifying set-theoretic semantics with vector spaces (slides)
  • 29/06/2016 to 01/07/2016:  TAG+12 Conference (together with A02, B01, and D04)
  • 17-20/05/2016: Participating in the ENeL Training Event (Tools and methods for creating innovative e-dictionaries), Ljubljana, Slovenia.