The GDR « Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience » and the LabEx IEC of the Ecole Normale Supérieure jointly organized a workshop on early language acquisition.
The workshop took place on July 2-3, 2012 at the Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris.
Invited speakers
Lila Gleitman (UPenn)
Megha Sundara (UCLA)
Daniel Swingley (UPenn)
Location
Amphi Rataud
(Rataud building, level -1)
45 Rue d’Ulm Paris
Schedule:
Monday July 2nd

Program:

14:00 - 15:30 
Daniel Swingley (UPenn): Words and sounds in infants' language learning
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15:30 - 16:00 
Céline Ngon (LSCP): What anticipatory eye-movements reveal
about covert 
speech: a deep look into the developing production lexicon
16:00 - 16:30 
COFFEE BREAK
16:30 - 18:00 
Megha Sundara (UCLA): Revisiting the role of prosody in early language 
acquisition
See the presentation




CANCELLED
9:30 - 11:00
Luigi Rizzi (Universita di Siena / Ecole Normale Supérieure)
11:00 - 11h30 COFFEE BREAK
11:30 - 12:00
Judit Gervain (LPP): Bootstrapping word order prelexically in French: 
behavioral and electrophysiological evidence
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12:00 - 12:30
Isabelle Dautriche (LSCP): The role of prosody in toddlers' 
interpretation of verbs' argument structure
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12:30 - 13:00
Léo-Lyuki Nishibayashi (LPP): Early consonant / vowel asymmetry: 
evidence from speech segmentation in French-learning 8-month-olds
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13:00 - 14:30 LUNCH BREAK
14:30 - 15:00
Irene Altarelli (LSCP): Anatomical correlates of developmental dyslexia

15:00 - 15:30 
Henny Yeung (LPP): How labeling objects for infants influences speech 
and language learning
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15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE BREAK
16:00 - 17:30 
Lila Gleitman (UPenn): The machinery of one-trial (and a bit) word learning.

14:00 - 15:30 
Daniel Swingley (UPenn): Words and sounds in infants' language learning

15:30 - 16:00 
Céline Ngon (LSCP): What anticipatory eye-movements reveal about covert 
speech: a deep look into the developing production lexicon


16:00 - 16:30 
COFFEE BREAK

16:30 - 18:00 
Megha Sundara (UCLA): Revisiting the role of prosody in early language 
acquisition
See the presentation