The 20th Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue

16-18 July 2016
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey
New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA


The JerSem organizing committee can be reached at
semdial2016-group at

Contact Matthew Stone directly at
firstname.lastname at

Related Events

July 2016 will bring an impresive array of events in linguistics, philosophy, AI, logic and computation to the New York City area. Here are some of the highlights with special relevance to the topics of the Semdial workshop series.


The North American Summer School on Logic, Language, and Information (NASSLLI) is a summer school geared towards graduate students and advanced undergraduate students in fields such as Cognitive Science, Computer Science, Linguistics, and Philosophy. The 2016 meeting will be held at Rutgers immediately before JerSem; many courses involve topics that overlap with the research areas of Semdial.

Mini-intensive courses (taught July 9 and 10) include:

Regular courses (taught July 11-15) include:

NASSLLI workshops (held July 11-15) include:


LICS, the Thirty-First Annual ACM/IEEE Symposium on Logic in Computer Science will be held July 5-8, 2016, in New York City.

The LICS Symposium is an annual international forum on theoretical and practical topics in computer science that relate to logic, broadly construed.


NLCS, the Fourth Workshop on Natural Language and Computer Science will be held July 10, 2016 in New York City, as a workshop affiliated with LICS.

The workshop invites papers on the development of formal tools from logic and theoretical computer science with applications in formal and computational semantics.


ICJAI, the 25th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence will be held July 9-15, 2016 in New York City.

IJCAI is the premier general conference on AI. The program features contributed papers, invited talks, workshops, tutorials, and and exhibits and networking events with industry.