<div dir="ltr"><div style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:13.3333px"><b style="font-size:10pt"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="font-size:11pt">Call for Papers </span><span style="color:rgb(33,33,33);font-size:11pt">[apologies for x-posting]</span></span></b><br></div><div style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:13.3333px"><br></div><div style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:13.3333px"><b><span style="font-size:11pt">Neurodegeneration and Language - </span><span style="font-size:11pt">Special Session on Language Disorders</span></b></div><div style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:13.3333px"><b style="font-size:11pt">Special session date</b><span style="font-size:11pt">: September 27th, 2019 Lisbon, Portugal, co-located with ExLing-2019</span><br></div><div style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:13.3333px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><b>Website</b>: </span><a href="https://spraakbanken.gu.se/eng/neural-2019" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="gmail-x_OWAAutoLink" id="gmail-LPlnk396148"><span style="font-size:11pt">https://spraakbanken.gu.se/eng/neural-2019</span></a></div><div style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:13.3333px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><div style="font-size:13.3333px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><div style="display:inline"><span style="font-weight:bold;font-size:11pt"><b>Submissions</b>: </span><a href="https://exlingworkshop.com/exling-2019/special-sessions-2019.html" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="gmail-x_OWAAutoLink" id="gmail-LPlnk800302" style="font-size:13.3333px"><span style="font-size:11pt">https://exlingworkshop.com/exling-2019/special-sessions-2019.html</span></a></div></span><br></div></span></div><div style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:13.3333px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><div style="font-size:13.3333px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><b>Deadline of extended abstract submission</b><b>: </b>July 1st, 2019 </span></div><div><span style="font-size:11pt"><b>Contact</b><b>:</b> </span><span style="font-size:11pt">dimitrios _DOT_ kokkinakis _AT_ gu _DOT_ se</span><br></div></span></div><div style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:13.3333px"><br></div><div style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:13.3333px"><span style="font-size:10pt"><br></span></div><div style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:13.3333px"><span style="font-size:10pt"><p align="justify" style="margin:0px 0px 1em;padding:0px;font-size:0.75em;line-height:18px;color:rgb(72,72,72);font-family:Verdana,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><strong><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont">NEURodegeneration And Language (NEURAL 2019)</span></strong><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont"> is a special session on language disorders which will take place in the context of </span><strong><a href="https://www.exlingworkshop.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" style="color:rgb(119,119,119)"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont">ExLing 2019</span></a></strong><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont"> in Lisbon, Portugal, 27 September 2019, under the auspices of <i>Centro de Linguística da Universidade de Lisboa.</i></span></p><p align="justify" style="margin:0px 0px 1em;padding:0px;font-size:0.75em;line-height:18px;color:rgb(72,72,72);font-family:Verdana,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont">The </span><strong><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont">NEURAL 2019</span></strong><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont"> special session aims to advance our knowledge on language disorders and the development of experimental methods for the analysis and processing of speech and language. </span><span style="font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:11pt">Special emphasis is put on interdisciplinary approaches among different research areas, including computational linguistics (CL), (cognitively inspired) natural language processing (NLP), speech acoustics, and also other related areas and modalities, including </span><span style="font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,serif,EmojiFont;font-size:11pt">wearable, vision, and ambient sensor technologies</span><span style="font-family:Calibri,Helvetica,sans-serif,s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