‘Prominent possessors in the Tibeto-Burman area’ (with Sandy Ritchie). University of Essex, Colchester, UK. To be presented on 18th February 2016.
‘Prominent possessors’ (with Irina Nikolaeva & Sandy Ritchie). SOAS, London, UK. 11th November 2015.
‘Referential density and Differential Argument Marking in Manange, Nar and Manang Gurung’(with Kristine A. Hildebrandt and Dubi Nanda Dhakal). SOAS, London, UK. 18th February 2014.
‘Probabilistic case in the languages of Manang’ (with Kristine A. Hildebrandt and Dubi Nanda Dhakal). Cambridge Group for Endangered Languages and Cultures, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. 4th December 2013.
‘Reduplication as an obligatory component (but not necessarily an exponent of negation) in negative constructions’. Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden. 24th May 2012.
‘Variation in negation systems: a multidimensional scaling approach’. Plenary talk presented at 19th International Postgraduate Linguistics Conference on Language Variation and Change, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK. 16th September 2010.
‘Negative construction typology’. University of Manchester, Manchester, UK. 16th February 2010.
‘Conditions on agreement: feature mismatch and intra-paradigmatic variation in Eleme’. University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia. 1st August 2008.‘Negation within canonical typology’. Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK. 28th February 2008.
‘NegTyp: the place of negation within typology’. Universität Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany. 7th June 2007.
‘Mismatch and asymmetry in Eleme verbal agreement’. Surrey Morphology Group, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK. 30th November 2006.
‘Markedness and negative position in Eleme negative constructions’. MPI-EVA, Leipzig, Germany. 28th October 2004.
'Conditions on Differential Ergative Case Marking (with Kristine A. Hildebrandt and Dubi Nanda Dhakal) [Poster]. 89th Annual Meeting of the Linguistics Society of America, Portland, Oregon. 9th January 2015.
'What differentiates what? Differential Subject and Object Marking in Manang Gurung and Gyalsumdo' (with Kristine A. Hildebrandt and Dubi Nanda Dhakal). Syntax of the World's Languages 6, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy. 8th September 2014.
‘A micro-typology of contact effects in Tibeto-Burman’ (with Kristine A. Hildebrandt and Dubi Nanda Dhakal). Language Documentation and Linguistic Theory 4, SOAS, London. 8th December 2013.
‘Modelling reduplication as a realisation of negation: stem selection vs. exponence’. 46th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea, Split University, Split, Croatia. 19th September 2013.
‘Attributives in Archi: a mixed category with multiple bases’ (with Marina Chumakina) [Poster]. 9th Mediterranean Morphology Meeting, Centre for Advanced Academic Studies, Dubrovnik, Croatia. 16th September 2013.
‘Optional ergative case marking: What can be expressed by its absence’ (with Kristine A. Hildebrandt and Dubi Nanda Dhakal). 10th Biennial Conference of the Association for Linguistic Typology, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany. 16th August 2013.