WHAT? A small 3-day Formal Semantics Workshop in the West of Ireland

WHEN? July 6 to 8, 2010. That's Tuesday to Thursday (plus travel time).

WHERE? Westport, Co. Mayo (information from Wikipedia, Westport Tourism).
At the Carlton Atlantic Coast Hotel (by the quay).
For alternative accommodations in Westport, click here.

Elisabet Engdahl, Underspecification and language change (handout)
Frank Veltman, Making the right exceptions (slides)
Ronnie Cann and Ruth Kempson, Incrementality, dialogue and syntax (slides)
Robin Cooper, Frames and Formal Semantics (paper)
Ede Zimmermann, What it takes to be missing (paper)
Lauri Karttunen and Annie Zaenen, Natural Logic? (slides), PARC Bridge System (slides, demo)
Tim Fernando, Situations in and out of relations (slides, related paper)

HOW? I am afraid I have no funding to offer anyone.
I will try to make the meeting respectable enough for you to spend some of your own funding on it.
From Dublin: Trains to Westport leave Dublin Heuston station at 7:30, 12:30. 15:30 and 18:30, arriving
3 and a half hours later. Return fare available online about 50 EUR. (It can be more otherwise.)
The 748 bus leaves Dublin airport roughly every 30 minutes, arriving at Heuston station some 50 minutes
later. Fare is 6 EUR (one way).
In Westport a taxi from the train station to Carlton Atlantic Coast Hotel should cost another 6 EUR or so.
Further Links: Aer Lingus, RyanAir, Irish Ferries, Liverpool Ferry, AA Ireland (driving routes)
50 things to do (from the hotel)

Last updated: 12 July 2010