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Formal Description of Slavic Languages 11, Potsdam



The Slavic Department of the University of Potsdam is pleased to announce the 11th European Conference on Formal Description of Slavic Languages (FDSL 11), celebrating the 20th anniversary of FDSL. The conference will take place from 2 December to 4 December 2015 at the Univeristy of Potsdam, Am Neuen Palais.


Invited Speakers
Željko Bošković (University of Connecticut) abstract 
Joanna Błaszczak (University of Wrocław) abstract 
Anna Zaliznjak (Russian Academy of Sciences) abstract 


Important dates

Extended deadline for abstracts: 31 May 2015

Deadline for abstracts: 15 May 2015

Notification of acceptance: 30 July 2015

Conference: 2-4 December 2015



FDSL 11 is sponsored by


  • The publication guidelines for selected papers from the conference are online now. 
  • We thank all our speakers for making FDSL 11 a success! See you all soon again. 
  • See the updated conference program with section chairs and some new time slots. 
  • We are sorry to announce that Damir Cavar and Malgorzata Cavar will not be able to hold their planned plenary talks. 
  • Register for FDSL 11 online by 6th November 2015.
  • The conference program is online now. 
  • Workshop on L1-acquisition of syntax in the Slavic languages: The list of speakers and topics is online now.
  • New updates on the FDSL 11 website (see to the left in the main menu): abstracts of the invited speakers for the main session as well for the workshops;  information for speakers; information on registration fees, conference dinner and registration deadlines.
  • Unfortunately, one of our invited speakers, Steven Franks (Indiana University Bloomington) will be unable to participate. We are glad to have won Damir Cavar and Malgorzata Cavar also from Indiana University as our new invited speakers. 
  • Extended abstract submission deadline: 31 May 2015