International Conference

30 March to 1 April 2012 - International conference: 'Bilingual and Multilingual Interaction'.

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Keynote Speakers:

  • Virginia Mueller Gathercole (Centre for Research on Bilingualism)
  • Jasone Cenoz (University of the Basque Country)
  • Shana Poplack (University of Ottawa City)
  • Sharon Peperkamp (Laboratoire de Sciences Cognitives et Psycholinguistique)
  • Durk Gorter (IkerBasque Foundation for Science)
  • Guillaume Thierry (Centre for Research on Bilingualism)
  • Tony Cline (University College London)
  • Janet Werker (University of British Columbia)

The conference was intended to bring together specialists in bilingualism from various areas, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, computational linguistics, corpus linguistics, bilingual and multilingual education, neuroscience (and others).

Scientific Committee:

Nicole Altvater-Mackensen Universität Göttingen
Hunydd Andrews Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Christine Anthonissen Stellenbosch University
Fraibet Aveledo Newcastle University
Colin Baker Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Ocke-Schwen Bohn Aarhus University
Bastien Boutonnet Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Gracia Busa Padova University
Katja Cantone Uni Duisburg-Essen
Jasone Cenoz University of Basque Country
Vicky Chondriogianni Bangor University
Barbara Conboy University of Redlands
Sarah Cooper Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Peredur Davies Bangor University
Manuel Delicado-Cantero Australian National University
Marcel Den Dikken City University of New York
Ben Dering Bangor University
Margaret Deuchar Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Giuli Dussias Penn State University
Natalie Ebanks Bangor University
Irantzu Epelde IKER, CNRS
Eva Eppler

Roehampton University

Marijo Ezeizabarrena ELEBILAB, University of Basque Country, Spain
Anwei Feng Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Chris Fennell University of Ottawa
Alice Foucart Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Alison Gabriele University of Kansas
Kay González-Vilbazo Bilingualism Research Lab, UIC
Durk Gorter Ikerbasque Institute
Kleanthes Grohmann University of Cyprus
Ifor Gruffydd Bangor University
Pedro Guijarro-Fuentes Plymouth University
Marianne Gullberg Lund University
Ulrike Gut Münster University
Lowri Hadden Bangor University
Anita Herzfeld University of Kansas
Tina Hickey University College Dublin
Noriko Hoshino Kobe City University of Foreign Studies
Paul Iverson University College London
Matthias Jilka Stuttgart University
Bryn Jones Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Caroline Junge Max Planck Institute Nijmegen
Nina Kazanina Bristol University
Jan Rouke Kuipers Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Gwyn Lewis Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Luis López Bilingualism Research Lab, UIC
Adrian Luescher Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Kara MacAlister Arizona State University
Jeff MacSwan Arizona State University
Nivi Mani Universität Göttingen
Pedro Mateo Harvard University
Ineke Mennen Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Debbie Mills Bangor University
Amaia Munarriz ELEBILAB, UPV, Spain
Pieter Muysken Radboud University
Bernard Oyharçabal IKER, CNRS
M.Carmen Parafita Couto Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Rocio Pérez-Tattam Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Brechtje Post Cambridge University
Meirion Prys Jones Welsh Language Board
Michael Putnam Penn State University
Patrick Rebuschat Bangor University
Leah Roberts University of York
Eva Rodriguez Gonzalez Miami University (Ohio)
Alberto Rosignoli Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Jason Rothman University of Florida
Eirini Sanoudaki Bangor University
Ludovica Serratrice University of Manchester
Carmen Silva-Corvalán University of Southern California
Hans Stadthagen-Gonzalez Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Jonathan Stammers Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Gerald Stell Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Guillaume Thierry Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Enlli Thomas Centre for Research on Bilingualism
Christiane Ulbrich Ulster University
Jorge Valdés-Kroff Penn State University
Katie Von Holzen Universität Göttingen
Colin Williams Cardiff University
Yanjing Wu Bangor University