This ExLing 2017 is the 8th Tutorial and Research Workshop on Experimental Linguistics, which takes place in Heraklion of Crete, Greece, under the auspices of the University of Athens and the International Speech Communication Association (ISCA).

ExLing is a unique international event aimed at bringing together professionals applying experimental and computational methods in their study of language and promoting exchange of ideas on innovative approaches to all areas of language research.

In accordance with previous events, the conference will focus on experimental, computational and interdisciplinary approaches with the ultimate objective of advancing international research and collaboration.

All experimental disciplines and subjects with reference to the study of language are considered relevant to the conference, including speech production, speech acoustics, speech perception, experimental phonetics, cognitive linguistics, neurolinguistics, psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, computational linguistics, discourse analysis, text linguistics, applied linguistics and language therapy.

The conference will contain series of keynote sessions as well as oral and poster sessions along with highlight workshops and panel discussions.

Submissions of abstracts are invited with reference to experimental linguistics and related research disciplines.