Tagung Ort Zeit Beitrag
Symposium on Typology Praha, Universitá Karlová 11.-18.8.1973 A universal about conditional sentences
First Congress of the International Association for Semiotic Studies Milano 3.-6.6.1974 Parallelism in the complexity of expression and content of the linguistic sign
Kolloquium der Indogermanischen Gesellschaft über 'Rekonstruktion und Indogermanische Syntax' Pavia 6.-7.9.1979 Der indogermanische *kwi-/kwo-Relativsatz im typologischen Vergleich [plenar]
Symposium on 'Universal Grammar and Natural Language' Trier 10.-12.3.1980 On some current views of the language universal [invited]
XIIIth Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea Budapest 3.-6.9.1980 Guidelines for interlinear morphemic translations
Second Meeting of the East-West Group on Typology Budapest 7.-9.9.1980 The language operation in universals research
First International Colloquium on Latin Linguistics Amsterdam 21.-24.4.1981 On Latin preverbs and cases
Third Meeting of the East-West Group on Typology Budapest 1.-3.10.1981 Universal and typological aspects of agreement
Symposium 'Akkusativischer, ergativischer und aktivischer Sprachbau' Hannover 15.-17.1.1982 Ergative (and active) traits in Latin
4. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft Köln 2.-4.3.1982 Leitung der Arbeitsgruppe 'Universalien, Invarianten und Sprachtypologie';
Rektion und syntaktische Relationen
XIIIth International Congress of Linguists Tokyo 29.8.-4.9.1982 "The present state of linguistic typology" [section 'Typology'];
organization of workshop 'The State of the Art in Language Typology';
The role of grammaticalization in linguistic typology [workshop paper]
XVth Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea Athen 8.-11.9.1982 The role of grammaticalization in linguistic typology [plenary]
VII. Fachtagung der Indogermanischen Gesellschaft Berlin 20.-25.2.1983 Entstehung von grammatischen Kategorien durch Grammatikalisierung
Second International Colloquium on Latin Linguistics Aix-en-Provence 28.-31.3.1983 Latin case relations in typological perspective
International Interdisciplinary Conference on Language Invariants and Mental Operations Gummersbach 18.-23.9.1983 The role of grammaticalization in linguistic typology [invited plenary lecture];
Leitung der Arbeitsgruppe 'Language Typology';
The language-specific choice from the techniques assembled on the continua [Arbeitsgruppenbeitrag, mit B. Comrie]
Workshop on 'Functional Causes of Synchronic Variation and Diachronic Change' Amsterdam 19.-23.12.1983 Grammaticalization: synchronic variation and diachronic change [invited]
Conference on 'Agreement in Natural Language' Stanford 12.-14.10.1984 On the function of agreement [invited]
Conference on 'Language Universals: Valency and clause structure' Wassenaar, NIAS 31.1.-1.2.1985 On grammatical relationality [invited]
Third International Colloquium on Latin Linguistics Bologna 1.-4.4.1985 Latin subordination in typological perspective
Fourth Meeting of the East-West Group on Typology Pavia 14./15.9.1985 Relationality and the grammatical operation
Kolloquium über 'Sprache und Musik' Köln 26./27.9.1985 Funktionen von Sprache und Musik [invited]
Conference on 'Clause Combining' Albany, Rensselaerville Institute 1.-3.11.1985 Towards a typology of clause linkage [invited]
III. Essener Kolloquium: 'Sprachwandel und seine bestimmenden Faktoren' Essen 30.9.-2.10.1986 Sprachwandel und Typologie [invited]
Fourth International Colloquium on Latin Linguistics Cambridge 3.-7.4.1987 The Latin nominal syntagm in typological perspective
XIVth International Congress of Linguists Ostberlin 10.-15.8.1987 Lexically based typology [in section 'Universals and typology'];
Language description and general comparative grammar [at roundtable 'Linguistic theorizing and grammar writing'] [invited];
Grammaticalization and lexicalization in natural linguistic theory [at roundtable 'Das Konzept der Natürlichkeit bei der Erklärung des morphologischen und syntaktischen Wandels'] [invited]
20. Romanistentag Freiburg 18.-20.9.1987 Zur Grammatikalisierung der Klitika im Katalanischen [mit Miquel Aguado i Padilla]
Symposium of the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research on 'The role of theory in language description' Ocho Rios, Jamaica 31.10.-8.11.1987 Theoretical implications of phenomena of grammaticalization [invited]
Workshop of the European Science Foundation on 'Typology of Languages in Europe' Rom 7.-9.1.1988 Participation and predicate classes [invited]
Symposium on 'Grammaticalization' Eugene, Or. 12.-15.5.1988 Grammaticalization in modern German [invited]
5. Essener Kolloquium: 'Grammatikalisierung: Natürlichkeit und Systemökonomie' Essen 6.-8.10.1988 Gramatikalisierung von Wortstellung [invited]
Symposium on 'Language Universals' Antwerpen 9.-10.12.1988 Transitivization and detransitivization [invited]
Internationales Kolloquium 'Sprache und Denken: Variation und Invarianz in Linguistik und Nachbardisziplinen' Lenzburg, Schweiz 17.-19.5.1989 Strategien der Situationsperspektion [invited].
9th International Conference on Historical Linguistics Rutgers University, NJ 12.-17.8.1989 Worder order change by grammaticalization
Linguistics Workshop on 'Social and Historical Aspects of Language Change' Hannover 15.-16.2.1990 Grammaticalization in contemporary German [invited]
Symposium on 'Grammaticalization vs. Reanalysis' Groningen 29./30.10.1990 Grammatikalisierung von Präpositionen im Deutschen
Jahrestagung des Instituts für Deutsche Sprache Mannheim 12.-14.3.1991 Deutsche Prädikatklassen in typologischer Perspektive [invited plenary lecture]
24. Jahrestagung der Societas Linguistica Europaea Kiel 16.-20.7.1991 General comparative grammar
Workshop on 'Spatial conceptualization in Mayan languages' Nimwegen 5./6.12.1991 Syntax of Yucatec local relators [invited]
14. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft Bremen 25.-28.2.1992 Raumstrukturierung in funktionaler Sicht
XVth International Congress of Linguists Québec, Kanada 10.-14.8.1992 The genesis of auxiliaries in Yucatec Maya [in section 'The sentence']
The frameworks applied to Yucatec [at roundtable 'A framework for descriptive grammars']
2. Plenarkonferenz des Forschungsprogramms Eurotyp San Sebastián, Spanien 2.-5.9.1992 A framework for descriptive grammars
Symposium 'Humboldt und die amerikanischen Indianersprachen' Berlin 24.-26.9.1992 Humboldts Maya-Grammatik und die moderne Linguistik [invited]
15. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft Jena 3.-5.3.1993 Anwendung des Beschreibungsmodells auf das Yukatekische
II Jornadas Internacionales de Lengua y Cultura Amerindias Universidad de Valencia 24.-26.11.1993 Sintaxis de relatores locales en maya yucateco. Perspectiva tipológica [invited plenary lecture]
IFOTT Workshop on 'Functional explanations of language change' Amsterdam 2.-3.9.1994 Changes in the Yucatec Maya aspect system [invited]
Colloque sur 'Terrain et Théorie en Linguistique' Paris 26.-28.9.1994 Programme de description complète d'une langue
Symposium on 'Synchronic and diachronic aspects of grammaticalization' Kopenhagen 9.-11.10.1994 Changes in the Yucatec Maya aspect system [invited]
International Conference 'Linguistics by the End of the XXth Century' Moskau 1.-4.2.1995 Description of endangered languages: a priority task for linguistics [invited]
17. Jahrestagung der DGfS Göttingen 1.-3.3.1995 Aufbau einer Sprachdokumentation [invited plenary lecture]
Kolloquium 'Nomination in Fachsprache und Gemeinsprache' Siegen 8.-9.6.1995 Linguistische Terminologie als relationales Netz [invited].
Workshop on the ‘Best Record’ Nimwegen 9.-10.10.1995 Language documentation: a program
Konferenz des DFG-Schwerpunkts 'Sprachtypologie' Berlin 10.-12.5.1996 Personenprominenz und Relationenprominenz
Tagung 'Convergencia e Individualidad. Las lenguas mayas entre hispanización e indigenismo' Bremen 5.-7.7.1996 Ein Schriftsystem für das Yukatekische [invited]
Conference on 'Typology: prototypes, item orderings and universals' Prag 20.-22.8.1996 Person prominence and relation prominence [invited]
19. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sprachwissenschaft Düsseldorf 26.-28.2.1997 Das Lexikon im Language Description System
Noveno Coloquio Internacional de Lingüística Latina Madrid 14.-18.4.1997 Regiones espaciales en perspectiva tipológica
16.ème Congrès International de Linguistes Paris 21.-25.8.1997 Linguistic terminology as a semantic net
Interdisziplinäres Kolloquium 'Verbsemantik' Bielefeld 20.-22.10.1997 Indirect participation
Tagung 'Aneignung und Entwicklung' Siegen 5./6.12.1997 Grundbegriffe der Grammatikalisierungstheorie [invited]
Workshop on 'Clause Combining and Textual Structure' Kopenhagen 16.-17.3.1998 Abstract prepositional phrases in German [invited]
Symposium 'Endangered languages and their documentation' Kobe 28.10.1998 Documentation of endangered languages [invited]
Halbjahrestagung der Linguistic Society of Japan Yamaguchi 30.10.-1.11.1998 Direct and indirect participation [invited plenary lecture]
Simposio de la Asociación Andaluza de Lingüística General Sevilla 15.-17.3.1999 Participación directa e indirecta [invited plenary lecture]
10ème Colloque International de Linguistique Latine Paris 19.-23.4.1999 Sur l'évolution du pronom relatif
Symposium "New Reflections on Grammaticalization" Potsdam 17.-20.6.1999 New reflections on grammaticalization and lexicalization [inaugural lecture]
Third Biennial Conference of the Association for Linguistic Typology Amsterdam 25-28.8.1999 The internal structure of adpositions and adpositional syntagms. A typological perspective
XI. Fachtagung der Indogermanischen Gesellschaft, "Sprachkontakt und Sprachwandel" Halle 17.-23.9.2000 Wozu noch Indogermanistik?
Simposio Antonio Tovar Tordesillas 29.-30.9.2000 La focalización del verbo en maya yucateco [invited]
Symposium on the Bibliographie Linguistique Den Haag 2.- 3.11.2000 Linguistic terminology in the Bibliographie Linguistique [invited]
Kolloquium über Grammatikalisierung Konstanz 1.-3.2.2001 Verbfokus im Yukatekischen [invited]
Congreso internacional de cultura maya Mérida, Yucatán 11.-17.3.2001 Incorporación, posesión y participación
Kolloquium 'Unityp revisited' Tübingen 25.-26.5.2001 Funktionale Grammatikographie [invited]
11th International Colloquium on Latin Linguistics Amsterdam 25.-29.6.2001 Latin valency in typological perspective [plenary lecture]
International Colloquium "New methods in genetic language comparison" Erfurt 9./10.11.2001 On the theoretical basis of genetic language comparison
International Conference on Language Endangerment Kyoto 30.11.-02.12.2001 Documentation of grammar [invited plenary lecture]
Atelier sur la Phonologie Latine Aix-en-Provence 14.-16.04.2002 La structure de la syllabe latine [invited]
Simposio Internazionale 'Di che cosa parliamo cuando parliamo di linguistica?' Rom 01./02.07.2002 Data in linguistics [invited]
International conference on 'Linguistic cultural identity and international communication: Maintaining language diversity in the face of globalization' München 25.01.2003 On the idea of a universal language [invited]
International Expert Meeting on Unesco Programme 'Safeguarding of Endangered Languages' Paris 10 - 12.03.2003 Activities of CIPL on documentation and maintenance of endangered languages
12. International Colloquium on Latin Linguistics University of Bologna 09.-14.06.2003 Latin syllable structure in typological perspective" [plenary lecture]
Symposium "Wortarten und Grammatikalisierung" Universität Siegen 11.-12.07.2003 Wortarten und Grammatikalisierung [invited plenary lecture]
17th International Congress of Linguists Universitá Karlová, Praha 24.-30.07.2003 Linguistic categorization of sounds
Colloque "Nouveaux regards sur Saussure" Université de Genève 19.-21.09.2003 Arbitraire du signe, iconicité et le cercle onomatopéique [invited plenary lecture]
Kolloquium: "Grammaticalization: from performance to competence" FU Berlin 28./29.11.2003 Participant roles as predicates [invited]
Konferenz der Forschergruppe 'Tipologia sintattica diacronica', Istituto Universitario Orientale Neapel 6.-7.2.2004 Causative constructions from Proto-Indo-European to Romance [invited plenary lecture]
11. Internationale Morphologie-Tagung, Universität Wien 13.-17.02.2004 Pleonasm and hypercharacterization
17. Jahrestagung der DgfS Mainz 25.-27.02.2004 Organisation der AG "Evolution syntaktischer Relationen" (mit Stavros Skopeteas);
The genesis of grammatical relations
Jahrestagung der Koreanischen Gesellschaft für Deutsche Sprachwissenschaft Pusan, Korea 23.06.2004 Sprachliche Kategorisierung von Schällen [invited plenary lecture]
Kolloquium "Linguistik für die Schule" Universität Mainz 8.-9.7.2005 Revision der Bildungsstandards
Third Conference "Reflections on grammaticalization" Santiago de Compostela 17.-20.07.2005 Grammaticalization and information structure [invited lecture]
38. Jahrestagung der Societas Linguistica Europaea Universidad de Valencia 06.-11.09.2005 On the value of a language [plenary lecture]
Symposium "Current topics in typology" Berlin 13.-14.01.2006 Infixes, interfixes and such like [invited]
42. Jahrestagung des Instituts für Deutsche Sprache Mannheim 14.-16.03.2006 Daten - Korpora - Dokumentation [Eröffnungsplenarvortrag]
Universality and Particularity in Parts of Speech Systems Amsterdam 8.-9.06.2006 Roots, stems and word classes [opening keynote lecture]
39. Jahrestagung der Societas Linguistica Europaea Universität Bremen 29.08. - 02.09.2006 Linguistic competence, proficiency and aptitude [opening plenary lecture]
Lehramtinitiative der DgfS Universität Mannheim 04.11.2006 Zur grammatischen Terminologie in der Schule
LIPP-Symposium "Wortarten" Universität München 09.-10.11.2006 Wortarten und Grammatikalisierung [Eröffnungsplenarvortrag]
Colloquium "Questions of language change" Universidade de Lisboa 16.11.2006 Gramaticalização e lexicalização [opening plenary lecture]
Workshop 'Towards a comprehensive language catalog', Max-Planck-Institut für Evolutionäre Anthropologie Leipzig 28.06.2007 Glossonymy
Workshop on 'Lexical Typology' on ALT 7 Paris 25.-28.09.2007 Typological complementarity
International Conference on Discourse and Grammar Universiteit Gent 23.-25.05.08 The modal origo
Meždunarodnaja naučnaja konferencija XXV Dul'zonskije čtenija Tomskij Gosudarstvennyj Pedagogičeskij Universitet 27.06.2008
28.06.2008
Distance iconicity [plenary lecture]
Complementarity in typology
18th International Congress of Linguists Korea University, Seoul 21.-26.07.2008 Direct and indirect marking
3rd Meeting of the International Association for Comparative Semitics Villa Gualino, Torino 2.-5.10.2008 Grammaticalization with particular reference to Afro-Asiatic [opening keynote lecture]
Semario de complejidad sintáctica Universidad de Sonora, Hermosillo 10.-11.11.2008 Oraciones complejas con sujeto correferente en maya yucateco
10° Encuentro Internacional de Lingüística en el Noroeste Universidad de Sonora, Hermosillo 12.-15.11.2008 Indirect coding [plenary lecture]
Sociolinguistics of language endangerment SOAS, London 26.06.2009 On understanding grammar, for instance Yucatec Maya [invited lecture]
II Seminário Internacional do Grupo de Estudos Discurso & Gramática Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Natal 18.-21.08.09 Iconicidade de distância;
Raízes, temas, classes de palavras [invited lectures]
42th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea Universidade de Lisboa 09.-12.09.09 'See' as an auxiliary of periphrastic voice (mit J. Pinto de Lima & R. Soares)
Word classes. Nature, typology, computational representations. Second Triple International Conference Università Roma Tre 24.-26.03.10 The nature of parts of speech [opening keynote lecture]
Colloquium on Grammaticography, 2nd International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation University of Hawaii at Manoa 11.-13.02.11 A system for an online language description
International Conference on Linguistics and Classical Languages Università Roma Tre 17.-19.02.11 The classical languages and linguistic typology [opening keynote lecture]
Conference on Valency Classes in the World's Languages Max-Planck-Institut für Evolutionäre Anthropologie, Leipzig 15.-17.04.11 Situation types, valency frames and operations [invited plenary lecture]
Valency classes in Yucatec Maya
I Simpósio Internacional de Linguística Funcional Universidade do Mato Grosso do Sul, Três Lagoas 25.-27.05.11 Gramática funcional [invited plenary lecture]
Conference on Syntactic government University of Cambridge 31.08.-03.09.11 Conceptual bases and structural correlates of government [opening keynote lecture]
15th International Morphology Meeting Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien 9.-12.2.12 Indirect coding [opening plenary lecture]
Workshop ‘Grammatische und lexikalische Strukturen im Wandel’ Universität zu Köln 21.-23.03.12 Renewal of the Yucatec Maya aspect system
Anna Siewierska Memorial Workshop Max-Planck-Institut für Evolutionäre Anthropologie, Leipzig 27.04.12 Incomplete coreference and incomplete person paradigms
1st International Conference on Yucatec Linguistics Colegio de México, México D.F. 4.-5.10.12 La gramática maya en línea
VIII Encontro Anual do Grupo de Pesquisa USP-CNPq Universidade de São Paulo 06.-08.03.13 Referencialidade