Amazonicas 7

Welcome to the Amazonicas 7 website. Access here the description of the symposia and of the courses in the summer school, and general information about Baños and Quito. In this page you can register and download the preliminary program.


Amazonicas, the international conference on the languages of the Amazon region, will hold its 7th edition in Baños, Ecuador, from May 28 to June 1, 2018. The conferences consists of four symposia on specific topics in the area of syntax, phonology, language families, and language and society. This edition's topics are:

The conference will be followed by a summer school in Quito, from June 4th to 8th, with courses in the areas of the symposia.

The general contact e-mail for the conference is .

Friends of Amazonicas

In order to raise crucial funds for organizing Amazonicas 7, we ask you to become a Friend of Amazonicas now, via this link: Your early financial support will provide the local committee with necessary seed money for organizing Amazonicas 7 in Baños, Ecuador. As a Friend of Amazonicas you will also pay a reduced conference registration fee for Amazonicas 7 in Ecuador, and you will be eligible to vote at the final meeting.

Permanent organizing committee

  • Kristine Stenzel
  • Pilar Valenzuela
  • Spike Gildea
  • Hein van der Voort

Local organizing committee

  • Anne Schwarz
  • Martine Bruil
  • Simeon Floyd
  • Martin Kohlberger