Turin 16-17 July 2020 – University of Turin

We are happy to announce that the 4th Experimental Pragmatics in Italy Conference – XPRAG.it 2020 – will be held at the University of Turin, Italy, July 16-17, 2020.

The XPRAG.it 2020 Conference is organized under the auspices of XPRAG.it, a research network founded in 2017, with the aim of providing an Italian venue for discussing – at the international level – empirical research on pragmatic processing.

The conference will feature a full set of scientific events, such as symposia, brief talks, and poster sessions, as well as social events.

The conference program will include keynote lectures by:

  • Judith Holler – Max Plank Institute for Psycholinguistics and Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour at Radboud University (Nijmegen, The Netherlands)
  • Maud Champagne-Lavau – Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique and Laboratoire Parole et Langage, Aix Marseille Universitè (Aix-En-Provence, France)
  • Alan M. Leslie – Director of the Cognitive Development Laboratory, Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences (New Brunswick, United States)
  • Bruno G. Bara – Emeritus Professor Department of Psychology, University of Turin (Turin, Italy)

The XPRAG.it Young Researcher Award will be granted to the best presentation from young researcher (no more than 2 years from Ph.D.).

The scientific program will comprise contributions in any area of experimental pragmatics, including neuropragmatics, developmental pragmatics, and clinical pragmatics. Three types of submission will be accepted:

  • oral presentation
  • poster presentation
  • pre-registration poster

Call for abstract open: February 1st

Deadline for abstract submission: February 29th

Notification of acceptance and registration opening: Mid April

XPrag.it scientific committee:

  • Francesca Bosco (University of Turin, Italy)
  • Ilaria Gabbatore (University of Turin, Italy)
  • Valentina Bambini (IUSS, Pavia, Italy)
  • Filippo Domaneschi (University of Genoa, Italy)

Local organizing committee:

  • Associazione InTo Brain
  • Dize Hilviu (University of Turin)
  • Alberto Parola (University of Turin)
XPrag.it 2020 is organized in collaboration with
Group on Inferential Processes in Social Interaction (GIPSI)

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Abstract submission –Conference registration –Scientific program –Scientific committee –Organizing committee –Venue

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