Programme

Saturday, 15.02

Sunday, 16.02

09:00 - 09:50 Linguistic Evidence optional
10:00 - 10:45 Johannes Dellert

“Lifting a Large Multilingual Dictionary to the Level of Concepts” Abstract

10:45 - 11:30 Armin Buch & Johannes Dellert

“Using Computational Criteria to Extract Large Swadesh Lists” Abstract

12:00 - 12:50 Marisa Delz

“A theoretical approach to automatic loanword detection” Abstract

Johannes Wahle

“Alignment and word comparison with Pair Hidden Markov Models” Abstract

13:00 - 13:50 Maribel Hernandez Rosales

“From Orthology Relations to Event-labeled Gene Trees and Species Trees” Abstract

14:00 - 14:50 Søren Wichmann

“Bayes meets Levenshtein: a comparative performance study of character- and distance-based methods in linguistic phylogenetics” Abstract

15:00 - 15:50 Katarina Harvati, Gerhard Jäger & Hugo Reynes-Centeno

“Words and Bones: correlations between phenotypical and linguistic distances between populations” Abstract

16:00 - 16:50 Jelena Prokić

“Modeling Dialect Change - Combining Regular Sound Correspondences and Geographic Spread” Abstract

17:00 - 17:50 Johann-Mattis List

“The LingPy library for quantitative historical linguistics: Background, theory, and application” Abstract

19:00 Dinner