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Cambridge Language Sciences

Interdisciplinary Research Centre

Save the Date!

The Cambridge Language Sciences (CLS) Annual Symposium is an annual meeting of minds, bringing together language scientists of all disciplines from the University of Cambridge for an afternoon of talks, poster presentations and informal networking.

Call for posters (internal call) 

Call opens: 2 September

Call deadline: 25 September

Posters are not restricted to the Symposium themes and can be on any area of language sciences research. Presentations of interdisciplinary research are especially welcome.

Poster session organisers

Shanshan Hu (Theoretical & Applied Linguistics),

Mila Marcheva (Computer Science & Technology),

Sammy Weiss-Cowie (MRC Cognition & Brain Sciences Unit),

Symposium speakers

Jean-Marc Dewaele, Emeritus Professor in Applied Linguistics & Multilingualism (Birkbeck, University of London)

Saloni Krishnan, Director of The Neuroscience of Communication Development Lab (Royal Holloway, University of London)

Emma James (Dept. of Psychology, University of York)

Henriëtte Hendriks, Professor in Language Acquisition and Cognition (University of Cambridge), Deputy Director of the Centre for Lifelong Learning and Individualised Cognition (CLIC) in Singapore 

Further information to follow.

For any queries, please contact Cambridge Language Sciences at

Thursday, 21 November, 2024 - 12:00 to 19:30
Event location: 
Cripps Court, Magdalene College, Cambridge

What we do

Cambridge Language Sciences is an Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge. Our virtual network connects researchers from five schools across the university as well as other world-leading research institutions. Our aim is to strengthen research collaborations and knowledge transfer across disciplines in order to address large-scale multi-disciplinary research challenges relating to language research.