Upcoming events

Jan 2018 (11-12)

Martin Haspelmath and Thomas Stolz (Bremen University) are organizing a workshop at Bremen University, on the topic “Typology of zero coding”

Past events

July 2017 (11-12)

Susanne Maria Michaelis, Martin Haspelmath, and Martine Robbeets organized a workshop on the topic “Language shift and substrate interference in (pre)history” at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Jena.

March 2017 (27-28)

Martin Haspelmath and Iren Hartmann organized a conference on the topic  “Vielfaltslinguistik“, especially targeting  fieldworkers and typologists working in German speaking countries.

March 2017 (8-10)

Martin Haspelmath organized a workshop at the DGfS conference in Saarbrücken, on the topic “Linguistic coding asymmetries, usage frequency and informativeness(

September 2016

September 1-2: Workshop on Functional Motivations and Diachronic Explanation in Typology at the Annual Meeting of the SLE, with talks by Martin Haspelmath, Susanne Michaelis, Natalia Levshina, Karsten Schmidtke-Bode and Ilja Serzant (