This ExLing 2016 is the seventh international event on experimental linguistics, which takes place in Saint Petersburg, Russia, under the auspices of the International Speech Communication Association (ISCA).

The conference aims to bring together professionals working with language in different settings and to promote discussion and exchange of ideas on approaches to the study of language.

In accordance with the previous events, the conference will focus on experimental and interdisciplinary approaches with the ultimate objective of boosting international research and collaboration.

All experimental disciplines and subjects with reference to the study of language are related to the conference, such as speech production, speech acoustics, speech perception, neurolinguistics, psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, computational linguistics, applied linguistics and language therapy. 

The conference will contain a combination of oral and poster sessions along with interdisciplinary panel discussions and working groups. Submissions of abstracts are invited with reference to the aims of the conference.