Northwest Linguistics Conference

Friday May 14, 2021 - Sunday May 16, 2021

The Department of Linguistics at the University of British Columbia is pleased to host the 37th annual Northwest Linguistics Conference (NWLC) from May 14-16, 2021.

The NWLC is an annual conference, hosted on an alternating basis by Simon Fraser University, University of British Columbia, University of Victoria, and University of Washington. The conference is an opportunity for students to present their research, and make connections with their peers and other researchers.

Invited speakers:

  • Dr. Miikka Silfverberg, UBC
  • Dr. Neda Todorović, UBC
  • Samuel Akinbo, UBC

This year we will have two special themed sessions:

  1. Linguistics and indigenous languages
  2. Computational linguistics