About brandial 2006

brandial 2006 (from Brandenburg, the German Federal State (Bundesland) where Potsdam is located, and Dialogue) is the tenth in a series of workshops that aims to bring together researchers working on the semantics and pragmatics of dialogues in fields such as artificial intelligence, formal semantics and pragmatics, computational linguistics, philosophy, and psychology (Semdial).

(The workshop is endorsed by SIGdial sigdial and SIGsem; and has received generous financial support from Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Council).)


** Links to electronic copies of papers and full proceedings now available. [ 31/08/06 ] ** schedule is now online [ 03/08/06 ] ** getting there-page updated; now with bus and tram timetables (and pictures!) [ 02/08/06 ] ** Registration forms available! [ 13/07/06 ] ** List of accepted papers online; call for posters and system descriptions out. [ 3/07/06 ] ** Submissions are now closed. Thanks to everyone who has submitted a paper! [18/05/06] ** Deadline extended to Wednesday, May 17 (11:59pm CEST/GMT +2) ** Submissions now open!! And instructions for authors added!! [28/04/06] ** Some more details about Special Session and Demos added to CfP [21/03/06] ** Invited Speakers confirmed [23/11/05] ** Call for Papers is now online. [11/10/05] ** Programme Committee assembled. [10/10/05] **

Invited Speakers

Programme Committee

Jan Alexandersson (DFKI, Saarbrücken); Ellen Bard (University of Edinburgh); Johan Bos (Universita di Roma La Sapienza); Justine Cassell (Northwestern University); Matthew Crocker (Universität des Saarlands); Paul Dekker (University of Amsterdam); Raquel Fernandez (University of Potsdam); Simon Garrod (University of Glasgow); Jonathan Ginzburg (King's College, London); Pat Healey (Queen Mary University of London); Rodger Kibble (Goldsmiths University of London); Alistair Knott (University of Otago); Joern Kreutel (Semantic Edge and University of Potsdam); Ivana Kruijff-Korbayova (Universität des Saarlandes); Staffan Larsson (Göteborg University); Alex Lascarides (University of Edinburgh); Oliver Lemon (University of Edinburgh); Colin Matheson (University of Edinburgh); Nicolas Maudet (Universite Paris Dauphine); Philippe Muller (Universite Paul Sabatier); Yukiko Nakano (Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology); Manfred Pinkal (Universität des Saarlands); Massimo Poesio (University of Essex); Matt Purver (CSLI Stanford); Hannes Rieser (Universität Bielefeld); David Schlangen (Universität Potsdam); Michael Strube (EML Research); Takenobu Tokunaga (Tokyo Institute of Technology);

Local Organisation

brandial 2006 is organised by the Department of Linguistics (Computational Linguistics group) at the Universität Potsdam, Germany. For further information, contact the chairs of the organising committee, David Schlangen (das at ling.uni-potsdam.de) or Raquel Fernandez (raquel at ling.uni-potsdam.de).

The workshop will be held in the beautiful "Neues Palais" campus of the university, at the edge of historic Park Sanssouci.

Previous workshops in this series

MunDial'97 (Munich, Germany)
Twendial'98 (Enschede, The Netherlands)
Amstelogue'99 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
Gotalog'00 (Gothenburg, Sweden)
Bidialog'01 (Bielefeld, Germany)
EDILOG'02 (Edinburgh, Scotland)
DIAbruck'03 (Saarbrücken, Germany)
Catalog'04 (Barcelona, Spain)
Dialor'05 (Nancy, France)

Last Changes: 28/04/06, das.