Linguistic Evidence 2024

Linguistic Evidence is a biannual conference, founded in 2004 at the University of Tübingen (, whose aim is to improve empirical adequacy in linguistic theory formation. LE provides a forum for exchange for researchers from all subfields of linguistics who wish to better integrate data-driven and theory-driven approaches to language, and to discuss methods of data collection and analysis.

The conference welcomes contributions using, e.g., quantitative-experimental work, fieldwork, corpus studies, and particularly welcomes interdisciplinary work. LE 2024 will be hosted by the Collaborative Research Center 1287 „Limits of Variability in Language: Cognitive, Computational, and Grammatical Aspects“, funded by the German Research Foundation (project number 317 633 480 – SFB 1287;

When & Where

  • 22.-23. February 2024
  • University of Potsdam, Campus Griebnitzsee

Invited speakers


  • The final version of the LE2024 programme (including abstracts) is available here.


LE2024 takes place in building 6, lecture hall H02, on the Griebnitzsee campus of the University of Potsdam. This building is located a few meters away from the Griebnitzsee S-Bahn station („Hbf. Griebnitzsee“). See below for more information on how to get there.

Travel and Transport

For ecological reasons, we recommend coming to the LE2024 by public transport. The venue can be easily reached from both Potsdam and Berlin:

From Potsdam Central Station to S Griebnitzsee:

  • S-Bahn S7 (every 10 minutes)
  • RB 22 and RB 23 (once an hour)
  • Bus Number 694 (once an hour)

From Berlin Central Station to S Griebnitzsee:

  • S-Bahn S7 (every 10 minutes)
  • RB 23 (once an hour)
  • RE 1 to S Wannsee, S7 to S Griebnitzsee (once an hour)

Berlin, Potsdam and Brandenburg established a cooperation of their public transportation system called the Verkehrsverbund Berlin Brandenburg (VBB). Using the website of the VBB, you can find the fastest connection to all stops in the whole area of Berlin and Brandenburg.

Public Transportation in Potsdam:

Public Transportation in Berlin:


Participants are expected to arrange their own accommodation. Here are some recommendations:

Hostels & Hotels in Potsdam:

Hostels & Hotels Berlin:


Please feel free to contact our organising committee if you have any questions under:

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