Welcome to WILD 2019 in Potsdam!

The 4th Workshop on Infant Language Development (WILD 2019) will take place June 13–15 in Potsdam, Germany.

Logo German Research FoundationWILD 2019 is organised by the language acquisition group of the University of Potsdam and is funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG).

WILD offers a specialised forum for infant language researchers to present high-quality research and discuss latest trends in the study of early language and cognitive development.


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New online registration deadline

The online registration deadline has been moved by 2 weeks to 24th of May. Accordingly, the new deadline for travel award applications is now 31st of May.
The registration for the pre-conference event CLEAR is also still open.

Online registration deadline approaching
WILD 2019 Poster

You can register online for WILD until 10th of May. The registration for CLEAR is also still open.

CLEAR: New venue & Registration open again

Due to the high interest in CLEAR we had to move the location to the Science Park Potsdam-Golm. Here, we can accommodate all participants. More information on the new CLEAR venue here.

CLEAR waiting list

The satellite event CLEAR seems to be quite popular. We regret to announce that the capacity limit has been reached. You may sign up to the waiting list but we cannot promise to accommodate any more participants.

Early Bird registration deadline approaching

Until April 10th the Early Bird fees apply for online registrations.

Programme online

The programme is now online. See the authors, titles and abstracts of all keynotes, talks and posters.

Online registration is open

The online registration form is now open. You can register to participate at WILD in Potsdam. Early bird fees apply until April 10. The programme will be online in a few days. A preliminary schedule can be found here.

Submission review complete

Notifications have been sent out today to the submitting authors including the reviews and final decisions. We thank everyone who had submitted to WILD. Accepted presenters are asked to confirm their participation by February 28.