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The annual TABU Dag is an international linguistics conference organized at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. TABU Dag originated from the University's linguistic journal TABU (taalbulletin, language bulletin) and over the last 37 years has developed into a well-established conference with a varied programme and guest speakers from different fields.

The conference offers excellent opportunities to meet other linguists and discuss current research in several areas of linguistics. In particular graduate students and postdoctoral researchers are encouraged to present their work.

The next TABU Dag will be held on June 22nd & 23rd in 2017. This years TABU Dag is a special edition! More details about our 2017 format can be found here. For questions or additional information please send an e-mail to You may also like us on Facebook, join the event, or follow us on Twitter.



Extended deadline! Due to the many requests, the deadline for abstract submission has been extended to 09-04-2017!


The final keynote speaker for TABU Dag 2017 just confirmed: Prof. Anna Papafragou from the University of Delaware!


It is our great pleasure to announce Prof. Lucia Specia from the University of Sheffield as a keynote speaker at TABU Dag 2017!


Call for abstracts open! From now on until the 31.03.2017 you can submit an abstract for a poster with flash presentation. Notification of acceptance will be sent out no later than 01.05.2017!


We are pleased to inform you that Mark Dingemanse from MPI Nijmegen will offer a session on open access publishing at TABU Dag 2017!


We are excited to announce Prof. Risto Näätänen from Helsinki and Tartu University and Professor emeritus of the Academy of Finland as keynote speaker at TABU Dag 2017!


Prof. Bart Geurts from Radboud University is now confirmed as a keynote speaker at TABU Dag in June 2017. Stay tuned!


The TABU Dag 2017 will be held on June 22 & 23!


The TABU Dag 2017 website is online!