Upcoming events


Past events

January 2018 (25)

January 2018, 25th (Thursday), 9:00-12:30h: Informal mini-workshop on tense-aspect typology and coding asymmetries, with presentations by Martin Haspelmath, Olav Mueller-Reichau, Natalia Levshina, Michael Richter & Giuseppe Celano, Susanne Maria Michaelis, and Karsten Schmidtke-Bode (Nikolaistraße 6-10, meeting room 5.55)

January 2018 (18-19)

Bremen University workshop on “Typology of zero coding“, organized by Thomas Stolz & Martin Haspelmath

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 (