Presidents and Annual Meetings of the

Societas Linguistica Europaea

1st col.: Ordinal number of the year of existence of SLE which begins at the respective

Annual Meeting.

2nd col.: Year of the Annual Meeting and first calendar year of the one-year presidential term,

which starts at the time of the Annual Meeting.


Running year of

SLE

Annual Meeting

President

Calender Year

Official No

Venue

1

1966


Kiel

André Martinet

2

1967


Brussels

Björn Collinder

3

1968

1

Kiel

Ludwik Zabrocki

4

1969

2

Vienna

Eugenio Coseriu

5

1970

3

Prague

Josef Vachek

6

1971

4

Leiden

Eugenius M. Uhlenbeck

7

1972

5

Bologna

Jacek Fisiak

8

1973

6

Poznan

Robert Henry Robins

9

1974

7

Jyväskylä

Eva Sivertsen

10

1975

8

Nottingham

Rudolf Filipovic

11

1976

9

Salzburg

Luigi Heilmann

12

1977

10

Vienna

Nils Erik Enkvist

13

1978

11

Paris

Bernard Pottier

14

1979

12

Jerusalem

Otmar Werner

15

1980

13

Budapest

Wolfgang U. Dressler

16

1981

14

Copenhagen

Gaberell Drachmann

17

1982

15

Athens

Jacek Fisiak

18

1983

16

Poznań

Klaus Heger

19

1984

17

Toledo

Pavle Ivic

20

1985

18

Manchester/Salford

Neville E. Collinge

21

1986

19

Ohrid

Thomas Gamkrelidze

22

1987

20

Berlin

Paul Valentin

23

1988

21

Freiburg

Mario Alinei

24

1989

22

Varna

Helena Kurzová

25

1990

23

Bern

Herbert Pilch

26

1991

24

Kiel

Werner Winter

27

1992

25

Galway

Peter Trudgill

28

1993

26

Krakow

František Daneš

29

1994

27

Florence

Paolo Ramat

30

1995

28

Leiden

Ferenc Kiefer

31

1996

29

Klagenfurt

Jan Svartvik

32

1997

30

Gothenburg

Anna Giacalone Ramat

33

1998

31

St. Andrews

Matti Rissanen

34

1999

32

Ljubljana

Ranko Bugarski

35

2000

33

Poznań

Pieter Seuren

36

2001

34

Leuven

Anna Siewierska

37

2002

35

Potsdam

Anders Ahlqvist

38

2003

36

Lyon

Theo Vennemann

39

2004

37

Kristiansand

Johan van der Auwera

40

2005

38

Valencia

Christian Lehmann

41

2006

39

Bremen

Eva Hajicová

42

2007

40

Joensuu

Bernard Comrie

43

2008

41

Forli

Pier Marco Bertinetto

44

2009

42

Lisbon

Hubert Cuyckens

45

2010

43

Vilnius

Ruth Wodak

46

2011

44

Logroño

Olga Fischer

47

2012

45

Stockholm

Ian Roberts

48

2013

46

Split

Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kolaczyk

49

2014

47

Poznań

Marianne Mithun

50

2015

48

Leiden

Martin Haspelmath