Formal Grammar

The 11th conference on Formal Grammar

Collocated with the

European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information

Malaga, Spain, July 29-30, 2006


FG-2006 is the 11th conference on Formal Grammar, to be held in conjunction with the European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information, which takes place in 2006 in Malaga, Spain.

Previous Formal Grammar meetings were held in Barcelona (1995), Prague (1996), Aix-en-Provence (1997), Saarbruecken (1998), Utrecht (1999), Helsinki (2001), Trento (2002), Vienna (2003), Nancy (2004) and Edinburgh (2005).

Aims and Scope

FG provides a forum for the presentation of new and original research on formal grammar, mathematical linguistics and the application of formal and mathematical methods to the study of natural language.
Themes of interest include, but are not limited to,

Previous conferences in this series have welcomed papers from a wide variety of frameworks.

Invited Speakers

Josef van Genabith, Dublin City University
Parsing and Generation with Treebank-Based Probabilistic LFG Resources
Laura Kallmeyer, Universität Tübingen
Constraint-based Compositional Semantics in Lexicalized Tree Adjoining Grammars


See a detailed program at The full Proceedings are available here.

Social Program

A conference dinner is planned for Saturday, July 29th. More details will be published in due course.


The conference will take place at "Alberto Jimenez Fraud" Hall of Residence, in "PLAZA DE JOSE BERGAMIN, N. 6".

Registration and accommodation

Registration and accommodation are handled by ESSLLI. Registration fees include participation at the conference, one CD with the Proceedings, coffee breaks and lunch on the two days of the conference. The fee is Euro 70, or Euro 25 for ESSLLI participants.

Program Committee

Organizing committee

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