Conference Programme

We are happy to announce the  GESPIN 2017 invited speakers and two workshops that will take place as part of the conference. The full schedule will be announced soon.


Sylvain Calinon (Idiap Research Institute, Lausanne)

Hedda Lausberg (Deutsche Sporthochschule, Köln)

Jordan Zlatev (Lund University)


The Neuropsychological Gesture (NEUROGES) Analysis System – Behavioral and Automated Analysis in Research of Gesture and Speech Interaction (KINEMO) 

A joint workshop about the NEUROGES coding system developed by prof. Hedda Lausberg and KINEMO software for automatisation of hand movement annotation developed by Konrad Juszczyk and Kamil Ciecierski.

Teaching tool codified gestures – can more pupils learn more?

A workshop convened by Natasha Janzen Ulbricht (Freie Universität Berlin). Gesture and foreign language learning and teaching in difficult circumstances. Codified gestures, theater and their potential for improving oral fluency.

More details: tba


The full programme will be announced in due time.