Categories and Gradience: Neural Systems for Speech Communication


Conference Information

Abstract submission: by 21 May (Monday)
Acceptance notification by email: 4 June (Mon)
Online registration: 21 May (Mon) - 18 June (Mon)

Please note that spaces for this workshop are limited - we cannot guarantee that on-site registration spaces will be available


The final version of the conference programme can be viewed here.

Presentation formatting

Poster boards at the workshop will be 116 cm wide, 90 cm high (ISO-216 Landscape A0 format); both landscape and portrait are fine. We will prepare Velcro tapes for presenters.

Oral presentation slots will be strictly limited to 20 minutes. You should aim for a presentation lasting no longer than 15 minutes, leaving 5 minutes for questions and change of speakers. Papers must be presented by using our pre-installed PC or MAC. Presentations must be in Microsoft PowerPoint or Adobe PDF.


A sandwich lunch will be prepared for delegates in the workshop venue.

Conference dinner

Dinner will be served at 7.40pm. Those attending should arrive at Newnham College by 7.30pm.


Salad of Fennel & Radicchio with Shaved Tuna & Parmesan
Vegetarian: Crispy Greek Salad with Panfried Halloumi & Chargrilled Olive Bread

Poached Guinea-Fowl with Baby Vegetables, Herb Lentils & Salsa Verde
Vegetarian: Feuillets of Asparagus, Wild Mushrooms and Brie with a Parsley Butter sauce

Slow Roasted Pears in Almonds, Raspberries & Caramel sauce
served with Almond Ice Cream

White: Sauvignon Blanc, Chile
Red: Merlot Chile