Institute for German Language

Submission of Abstracts

We invite submissions for 25-minute oral presentations (plus 10 minutes for discussion) and for poster presentations. Abstracts should clearly present a specific thesis statement and include a description of the topic, approach, and conclusions. All submissions will be reviewed anonymously by at least two reviewers.

Submissions must comply with the following guidelines:

  • They must remain fully anonymous.
  • They should be no more than 1 page written in 12 point Times New Roman font with up to 1 additional page for data, figures and references.
  • They must be submitted as a PDF file.
  • All abstracts must be submitted through the EasyChair system.
  • (Extended) submission deadline: 17.06.2016

Submission Procedure:

  1. Login at:
  2. Enter your EasyChair username and password and log in.
  3. If you do not have an EasyChair account, click on "create an account" and fill out the form.
  4. Click "New Submission" at the top left of the page.
  5. By following the instructions, fill in the form, upload your abstract (in English or in German) via "Uploads", and then submit.
  6. After submitting your abstract successfully, you should receive an e-mail from EasyChair that you have successfully submitted your abstract.

News and Events

Important Dates

  • 31.05.2016: Deadline for abstract submission
  • 17.06.2016: Extended deadline for submissions
  • 15.07.2016: Notification of acceptance
  • 08.11.2016: Tutorial day
  • 09-11.11.2016: Conference

Confirmed Keynote Speakers

Conference Poster

GaC 2016 Conference poster

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