July 15, at 9:00 a.m.: The hike this morning is CANCELLED due to poor weather conditions. The registration and wine reception in the afternoon should not be affected unless the weather gets worse. More info. later today.
July 1: Click to view biodata of presenters.
June 10: Registration is now open. Information on the pre-conference activities and the conference dinner is available.
Information on how to make a reservation with the conference hotel is now available.
The program is now available.
The Annual Conference of the International Lexical-Functional Grammar Association will take place at the University of Hong Kong from July 16 - 19, 2011 (Sat - Tues) in P1, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building. This is a prestigious annual gathering of top linguists around the world. These linguists work in various areas, including natural language processing, which is at the confluence of cutting edge research in language and information technology. Linguistic expertise and information technology are important ingredients in the bid to attain sustainable development in any society.
We the local conference organizers have prepared these webpages [http://www.hku.hk/linguist/lfg2011/lfg2011.html] to provide the most up-to-date information about the conference, including registration, accommodation, and lots of practical titbits about the exciting city of Hong Kong. We are confident that you will get the information you need on these pages, but you are still welcome to contact us by electronic mail, facsimile mail, or telephone, as shown below, for further information:
Fax: (852) 2546 4943
Phone: (852) 2857 8285 (Dr. Adams Bodomo)
LFG2011 is the contribution of the School of Humanities (Linguistics) to events in celebration of the Centenary Anniversary of the University of Hong Kong.
LFG2011 is sponsored by:
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Last updated on July 15, 2011
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