CfP: ESSLLI'04 Student session

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Please find enclosed the following Call for Papers for the student session
of the next ESSLLI summer school. Thank you for circulating it: the ESSLLI
summer school addresses a number of topics of interest for type theorists.
Classes at ESSLLI'04, in particular, will include several course on
type-logical grammars, and submissions of papers by students on this topic
are welcome at the ESSLLI student session.

For further information, please consult the ESSLLI'04 programm at

Thank you,

Paul Egré
ESSLLI'04 Student Session Programme Committee, Chair
                            CALL FOR PAPERS

                     ESSLLI-2004 STUDENT SESSION

                   9-20 August, 2004 in Nancy, France

                       Deadline: February 22, 2004



We are pleased to announce the Student Session of the 16th European
Summer School in Logic, Language and Information (ESSLLI-2004),
which will be held in Nancy from August 9-20, 2004. We invite 
submission of papers for presentation at the ESSLLI-2004 Student 
Session and for appearance in the proceedings.


This ninth ESSLLI Student Session will provide, like the previous
editions, an opportunity for ESSLLI participants who are students to
present their own work in progress and get feedback from senior
researchers and fellow-students. The ESSLLI Student Session
encourages submissions from students at any level, undergraduates
(before completion of the Master Thesis) as well as postgraduates
(before completion of the PhD degree). Papers co-authored by
non-students will not be accepted.  Papers may be accepted for full
presentation (30 minutes including 5 to 10 minutes of discussion) or for 
a poster presentation.  All the accepted papers will be published in 
the ESSLLI-2004 Student Session proceedings, which will be made 
available during the summer school.


The Student Session papers should describe original, unpublished 
work, completed or in progress, that demonstrates insight, creativity, 
and promise. No previously published papers should be submitted. We 
welcome submissions with topics within the areas of Logic, Language and 


Student authors are invited to submit a full paper, not to exceed 7 pages of 
length exclusive of references. Note that the length of the final 
version of the accepted papers will not be allowed to exceed 10 

The submissions will be reviewed by the student session programme committee
and additional reviewers. A plain ASCII text version of the identification page
should be sent separately, using the following format:

  Title: title of the submission 
  First author: firstname lastname
  Address: address of the first author 
  Last author: firstname lastname 
  Address: address of the last author 
  Short summary: abstract (5 lines) 
  Subject area (one or two of): Logic | Language | Computation

In case the paper is being submitted to another conference or 
workshop, this must be clearly indicated on the identification page.

The preferred formats of submissions are PostScript, PDF, or plain text,
although other formats will also be accepted. In case of acceptance, the final version of the paper will have to be submitted in LaTeX format. The papers must use single column A4 size pages, 11pt or 12pt fonts, and standard margins. Submissions not in accordance with the specified formatting and length requirements may be subject to rejection without review. 

The paper and separate identification page must be sent electronically to:


by FEBRUARY 22, 2004.


Laura Alonso i Alemany (Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona)
Carlos Areces (LORIA, Nancy)
Jaume Baixeries (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona)
Willem Comradie (Rand Afrikaans University, South Africa)
Benoit Crabbé (LORIA, Nancy)
Paul Egré (IHPST, Université Paris 1, IJN)
Judit Gervain (SISSA, Trieste)
Bart Geurts (University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen)
Ivana Kruijff-Korbayova (Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken)
Marco Kuhlmann (Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken)
Mª Magdalena Ortiz de la Fuente (Universidad de las Americas, Puebla)
Benjamin Spector (Laboratoire de Linguistique Formelle, Université Paris 7, ENS)


Deadline for submission of papers : February 22, 2004.
Authors notifications             : April 19, 2004.
ESSLLI early registration         : May 1, 2004.
Final papers for proceedings      : May 15, 2004.
ESSLLI-2004 Student Session       : August 9-20, 2004.             


In order to present a paper at ESSLLI-2004 Student Session, at least 
one student author of each accepted paper has to register as a 
participant at ESSLLI-2004. The authors of accepted papers will be 
eligible for reduced registration fees even after the deadline for 
early registration. For all information concerning ESSLLI-2004, 
please consult the ESSLLI-2004  main website at http://esslli2004.loria.fr/

For more information about the ESSLLI'04 student session, consult the ESSLLI'04 student session website at:
http: //lingua.fil.ub.es/~lalonso/stusESSLLI04.

If you have any further question about the student session, do not hesitate to contact us:

Laura Alonso i Alemany                          Paul Egré
lalonso@fil.ub.es                               paulegre@magic.fr

Departament de Lingüística General              IHPST / Université Paris 1 / Institut Jean-Nicod
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585            Institut d'Histoire et de Philosophie des Sciences et Techniques
Universitat de Barcelona                        13, rue du Four
Barcelona, SPAIN                                75006 Paris, FRANCE

telephone number: +34 93 403 56 93              telephone number: + (33) (0)1 43 54 60 36 
fax number: +34 93 318 98 22                    fax number: + (33) (0)1 44 07 16 49