Collegium Humanisticum UMK,
Bojarskiego 1, 87-100 Torun,
Room AB1.07

Time Presenter Title
9:00-9:15 Aleksandrs Berdicevskis and Chris Bentz Intro
Session 1: Morphosyntax
9:15-9:40 Katharina Ehret (skype) Kolmogorov complexity as a universal measure of language complexity
9:40-10:05 Çağrı Çöltekin and Taraka Rama Exploiting universal dependencies treebanks for measuring morphosyntactic complexity
10:05-10:15 Break
Session 2: Phonetics and Semantics
10:15-10:40 Caleb Everett Contrasting phonetic complexity across languages: Two approaches
10:40-11:05 Gary Lupyan and Bill Thompson Morphosemantic complexity
11:05-11:15 Break
Session 3: Syntax
11:15-11:40 Daniel Ross (skype) Details matter: problems and possibilities for measuring cross-linguistic complexity
11:40-12:05 Chunxiao Yan and Sylvain Kahane Syntactic complexity in 37 languages
12:05-12:30 Kilu von Prince and Vera Demberg POS tag Perplexity as a measure of syntactic complexity
12:30-13:20 Lunch Break
Session 4: Invited talks: Complexity beyond written corpora
13:20-13:45 David Gil A cross-linguistic correlation between grammatical and socio-political complexity, and what it can tell us about the evolution of language
13:45-14:10 Adam Schembri Sign languages and morphological complexity
Concluding remarks
14:10-14:40 Aleksandrs Berdicevskis and Chris Bentz