The 23rd Conference on Formal Grammar
August 11—12, 2018
Sofia, Bulgaria


The 23rd Conference on Formal Grammar will be held from August 11th to August 12th, 2018, in conjunction with the 30th European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information (ESSLLI 2018) in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Previous Formal Grammar meetings were held in Barcelona (1995), Prague (1996), Aix-en-Provence (1997), Saarbrücken (1998), Utrecht (1999), Helsinki (2001), Trento (2002), Vienna (2003), Nancy (2004), Edinburgh (2005), Malaga (2006), Dublin (2007), Hamburg (2008), Bordeaux (2009), Copenhagen (2010), Ljubljana (2011), Opole (2012), Düsseldorf (2013), Tübingen (2014), Barcelona (2015), Bozen-Bolzano (2016), and Toulouse (2017).

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.

Standing Committee


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