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Recent Conference Presentations

 

To view videos of our recent conference presentations and talks, please check out our Youtube page (Bilingualism Lab McGill Psych).

 

  • Palma, P., Batterink, L., & Titone, D. (2020, November). Explicit and Implicit Grammatical Learning in Bilinguals' First and Second Language. Poster presented at the 61st Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society (online).
  • Gullifer, J. & Titone, D. (2020, November). Engaging Proactive Control: Influences of Diverse Language Experiences Using Insights from Machine Learning. Paper presented at the virtual meeting of the Psychonomic Society. Watch video
  • Tiv, M., Gullifer, J., Feng, R.Y., & Titone, D. (2020, November). The Talk of the Town: A Network Approach to Characterizing Bilingual Conversational Topics in Montreal. Paper presented at the virtual meeting of the Psychonomic Society. Watch video
  • Tiv, M., Kutlu, E., Gullifer, J., Feng, R.Y., & Titone, D. (2020, November). Bridging Personal and Environmental Language Dynamics with Network Science. Poster presented at the virtual meeting of the Psychonomic Society. Watch video
  • Mokha, A. K., Palma, P., Gullifer, J., Imbault, C., Kuperman, V., & Titone, D. (2020, October). Does grain size of L1 orthography relate to self-rated L2 reading and writing ability? Paper presented at the Words in the World 2020 Virtual Conference.
  • Lin, Y., Liang, Y., Cheng, L., Wei, J., & Titone, D. (2020, October) Do Chinese-English Bilingual Adults Activate Phonology Comparably When Reading in their L1 Chinese vs. their L2 English? Going to be presented at the virtual Words in the World 2020 Conference. 
  • Senaldi, M.S.G., Wei, J., Gullifer, J., & Titone, D. (2020, September). Scratching your tête over code switched idioms: Evidence from eye movement measures of reading. Poster presented at the 26th Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing Virtual Conference (AMLaP 2020).
  • Gullifer, J., Kousaie, S., Gilbert, A. C., Grant, A., Giroud, N., Coulter, K., Klein, D., Baum, S., Phillips, N., & Titone, D. (2020, September). Quantifying bilingual language experience as a complex and socially dynamic spectrum. Poster presented at the 26th Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing Virtual Conference (AMLaP 2020). Watch video
  • Rowe, M., Tiv, M., & Titone, D. (2020, July). Linking reading frequency to pragmatic inference-making during narrative comprehension. Poster presented at the Virtual Meeting of the Canadian Psychological Association.
  • Titone, D. & Palma, P. (2019, November). Memory for novel words in a first language following sleep is modulated by knowledge of a second language. Paper presented at the 60th annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society. Montreal, Canada.
  • Gullifer J. & Titone, D. (2019, November). Using machine learning to assess whether bilingual experience predicts second language outcomes and proactive executive control performance. Poster presented at the 60th annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society. Montreal, Canada.
  • Tiv, M., Vingron, N., Rouillard, V., Deodato, F., Wiebe, S., & Titone, D. (2019, November). Linking bilingual language experience to the use and comprehension of irony. Poster presented at the 60th annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society. Montreal, Canada.
  • Gilbert, A., Gullifer, J., Wolpert, M., Saito, H., Kousaie, S., Itzhak, I., Gracco, V., Klein, D., Phillips, N., Titone, D., & Baum, S., (2019, November). Language dominance and entropy as predictors of word segmentation cue production in bilinguals. Paper presented at the 60th annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society. Montreal, Canada.
  • Gullifer, J. W., & Titone, D. (2019, August). Language entropy: A novel quantification of social language experience among bilinguals. Paper presented at the Capturing and Quantifying Individual Differences in Bilingualism Workshop. Tromsø, Troms.
  • Gullifer, J., Kousaie, S., Gilbert, A., Giroud, N., Grant, A., Coulter, K., Klein, D., Baum, S., Phillips, N., & Titone, D. (2019, August). Language entropy: A novel quantification of language experience among bilinguals. Poster presented at the 11th annual meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language (SNL2019). Helsinki, Uusimaa.
  • Gullifer, J. W, & Titone, D. (2019, August). Language entropy predicts language abilities and executive control: Evidence from the inhabitants of the diverse city of Montréal. Paper presented at the 12th International Symposium on Bilingualism (ISB12). Edmonton, Alberta.
  • Palma, P., Gullifer, J., Vingron, N., Whitford, V., Friesen, D., Jared, D., & Titone, D. (2019, July). Congruency Effects and Individual Differences in Bilingual Experience Influence Simon Task Performance. Poster presented at the 41st Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Montreal, Canada.
  • Tiv, M., Gullifer, J., Otto, R., & Titone, D. (2019, July). Individual differences in second language age of acquisition and language entropy predict non-verbal reinforcement learning among bilingual adults. Poster presented at the 41st Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Montreal, Canada.
  • Vingron, N., Gullifer, J. & Titone, D. (2019, July). Exploring the linguistic landscape: How individual differences among bilingual adults modulate eye movements when viewing multilingual artificial signs. Poster presented at the 41st Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Montreal, Canada.
  • Palma, P., Marin, M.F., Onishi, K., & Titone, D., (2019, June). Is long-term memory of novel words in a first language impacted by knowledge of a second language? Paper presented at the 29th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for Brain, Behavior, & Cognitive Science, Waterloo, Canada.
  • Tiv, M., Gullifer, J., & Titone, D. (2019, June). Using network analysis to estimate bilingual L1 and L2 lexical interconnectedness. Poster presented at the 39th Annual Meeting of the International Network for Social Network Analysis Sunbelt Conference, Montreal, Canada.
  • Palma, P., Marin, M.F., Onishi, K., & Titone, D., (2019, April). Long-term memory of novel words in a first language is impacted by knowledge of a second language? Paper presented at the Montreal Brain Initiative - Centre for Research on Brain, Language, and Music symposium, Montreal, Canada.
  • Gullifer, J. & Titone, D. (2018). Individual difference in language diversity predict second language abilities and organization of executive control networks. Presentation at the 2018 Conference on Multilingualism (COM2018), Ghent, Belgium.
  • Titone, D. (December, 2018). Keynote, Beyond words: Investigations of bilingual comprehension across higher levels of language. Conference on Multilingualism, Ghent, Belgium.
  • Titone, D., Vingron, N., Palma, P., & Gullifer, J. (2018). Do Bilinguals Exhibit Cross-Language Syntactic Activation During Bilingual Reading? Eye Movement Evidence for Adjective-Noun and Pronoun Constructions. Talk presented at the 59th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society. New Orleans, Louisiana. 
  • Gullifer, J., & Titone, D. (2018). Language Diversity Predicts Second Language Abilities. Poster presented at the 59th Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society. New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Vingron, N., Leimgruber, J., & Titone, D., (2018). What the eyes tell us about how bilinguals visually encode linguistic landscapes. Talk presented at the 37th meeting of the Second Language Research Forum (SLRF). Montreal, Canada.
  • Tiv, M., Deodato, F., Rouillard, V., Wiebe, S., & Titone, D., (2018). Isn't it ironic? First language reading of irony in bilingual adults. Talk presented at the 37th meeting of the Second Language Research Forum (SLRF). Montreal, Canada.
  • Palma., P., Whitford, V., & Titone, D., (2018). With a little help from our friends: An eye-tracking study of the impact of cross-language activation on within-language homograph processing. Talk presented at the 37th meeting of the Second Language Research Forum (SLRF). Montreal, Canada.
  • Whitford, V., O'Driscoll, G., & Titone, D. (2018). Eye Movements and the Perceptual Span During Reading in Schizophrenia and Developmental Dyslexia: A Comparison. Biological Psychiatry,83(9), S42.
  • Titone, D., Whitford, V., & O'Driscoll, G. (2018). Bottom-Up Processing During Natural Reading is Associated With Individual Differences in Phonological Awareness and Executive Control in People With Schizophrenia.Biological Psychiatry,83(9), S42-S43.
  • Palma, P., Whitford, V., & Titone, D. (2018). Individual Differences in Executive Function and L2 Age of Acquisition Modulate Bilingual Homograph Processing. Poster presented at the Tenth Annual Meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language, Quebec City (Quebec), Canada.
  • Tiv, M., Gullifer, J., Otto, R., & Titone, D. (2018). The Impact of Second Language Age of Acquisition and Language Usage Entropy on Reinforcement Learning among Bilingual Adults in a Non-Verbal Decision Making Task. Poster presented at the 10th annual meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language (SNL2018). Quebec City, Quebec.
  • Gullifer, J. W., Chai, X., Whitford, V., Pivneva, I., Baum, S., Klein, D., & Titone, D. (2018). The relationship between resting state networks and bilingual reading: A preliminary investigation. Poster presented at the 10th annual meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language (SNL2018). Quebec City, Quebec.
  • Tiv, M., Deodato, F., Rouillard, V., Wiebe, S., & Titone, D. (2018). First Language Reading of Positive & Negative Irony in Bilingual Adults. Poster presented at the 28th annual meeting of the Society for Text and Discourse (ST&D2018). Brighton, United Kingdom.
  • Palma, P., Whitford, V., & Titone, D. (2018).Managing Ambiguity: An Eye-Tracking Study of the Relationship between Executive Function and L2 Homograph Processing. Poster presented at the 2018 Canadian Society for Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Science conference, St-John's (Newfoundland), Canada.
  • Gullifer, J. W., & Titone, D. (2018). Capitalizing on variability in bilingual language experience: Language entropy predicts L2 abilities and brain organization. Poster presented at the 2018 meeting of the Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour, and Cognitive Science (CSBBCS). St. John’s, Newfoundland.
  • Vingron, N., Palma, P., Gullifer, J., Whitford, V., Friesen, D., Jared, D. & Titone, D. (2018). Individual Differences in Executive Control and Language Background Modulate Cross-Language Syntactic Activation During Bilingual Reading. Poster presented at the CSBBCS 27th Annual Meeting. St. Johns, NL, Canada.
  • Tiv, M., Deodato, F., Rouillard, V., Wiebe, S., & Titone, D. (2018). Multilingual Understanding of Ironic vs. Literal Language. Poster presented at the 29th annual meeting of the International Conference on Applied Psychology (ICAP). Montreal, Quebec.
  • Liu, Y.Y., Vingron, N., Palma, N., Whitford, V., Friesen, D., Jared, D. & Titone, D. (2018). Eye-tracking Shows Limited Evidence of Cross-Language Syntactic Activation for Direct-Object Constructions during Natural Reading. Poster presented at the International Congress of Applied Psychology (ICAP). Montreal, QC, Canada.
  • Tiv, M., Rouillard, V., Vingron, N., Wiebe, S., & Titone, D. (2018). Greater Bilingual Language Experience Predicts Greater Sarcasm Use in Daily Life. Poster presented at the 16th annual meeting of the International Conference on Language and Social Psychology (ICLASP16). Edmonton, Alberta.
  • Tiv, M., Rouillard, V., Vingron, N., Wiebe, S., & Titone, D. (2018). Greater Bilingual Language Experience Predicts Greater Sarcasm Use in Daily Life. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Centre for Research on Brain, Language, and Music Scientific Day (CRBLM) . Montreal, Quebec
  • Deodato, F., Tiv, M., Rouillard, V., Wiebe, S., & Titone, D. (2018). Bilingualism and Irony Processing: Is There A Relationship?. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Centre for Research on Brain, Language, and Music Scientific Day (CRBLM) . Montreal, Quebec.
  • Tiv, M., Rouillard, V., Vingron, N., Wiebe, S., & Titone, D. (2018). Greater Bilingual Language Experience Predicts Greater Sarcasm Use in Daily Life. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the annual Montreal Cognitive Science Day. Montreal, Quebec

 

Papers/Chapters in the Pipeline

 

  • Gullifer, J., & Titone, D. (submitted). Bilingualism: A neurocognitive exercise in managing uncertainty. 
  • Kutlu, E., Tiv, M., Wulff, S., & Titone, D. (submitted). The Impact of Race on Speech Perception and Accentedness Judgments in Racially Diverse and Non-Diverse Groups.
  • Palma, P., Marin, M.F., Onishi, K., & Titone, D. (submitted).  More Alike Than Unalike: Cross-language Similarity Influences Novel Word Lexicalization in Bilingual Individuals. 
  • Vingron, N., Furlani, N., Mendelson, O., & Titone, D. (submitted). I See What You Mean: Semantic But Not Lexical Factors Modulate Image Processing in Bilingual Adults.
  • Tiv, M., O'Regan, E., & Titone, D. (submitted). Bilingual social cognition: Investigating the relationship between bilingual language experience and mentalizing. 
  • Vingron, N., Palma, P., Gullifer, J., Whitford, V., Friesen, D., Jared, D. , & Titone, D. (submitted). Cross-Language Syntactic Activation During Bilingual Reading: Eye Movement Evidence From Adjective-Noun and Direct-Object Constructions.

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Archived Poster Presentations

 

  • Titone, D., Tiv, M., Vingron, N., Chubala, C.M., Heard, A., Robin, J., Gullifer, J., & Pexman, P. (2017). Introducing Women in Cognitive Science Canada (WiCS-Canada): An Extension of “Women in Cognitive Science (WiCS)” from the U.S. to the Canadian Context. Poster presented at the 11th annual meeting of the Gender Summit North America. Montreal, Quebec.
  • Gullifer, J., Chai, X., Whitford, V., Pivneva, I., Baum, S., Klein, D., & Titone, D. (2017). Bilingual experience shapes language control networks: the role of L2 AoA and social context of language usage. Paper presented at the 9th annual meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language (SNL2017). Baltimore, Maryland.
  • Vingron, N., Gullifer, J., Whitford, V., Friesen, D., Jared, D. & Titone, D. (2017). Cross-language syntactic activation during natural reading: Eye movement evidence from adjective-noun constructions. Poster presented at the 19th European Conference on Eye Movements. Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany.
  • Tiv, M., Gonnerman, L., Whitford, V., Friesen, D., Jared, D., & Titone, D. (2017). Using eye tracking to figure out how verb-particle constructions are understood during L1 and L2 reading. Talk presented at the 19th European Conference on Eye Movements. Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany.
  • Gullifer, J., Chai, X., Pivneva, I., Whitford, V., Baum, S., Klein, D., & Titone, D. (2017). Interactional context of bilingualism shapes language control networks. Paper presented at the 11th International Symposium on Bilingualism (ISB11). Limerick, Ireland.
  • Vingron, N., Rouillard, V., Gullifer, J., Leimgruber, J.R.E. & Titone, D. (2017). What The Eyes Tell Us About How Bilinguals Visually Encode Linguistic Landscapes. Talk presented at the 11th International Symposium on Bilingualism. Limerick University, Ireland.
  • Vingron, N., Gullifer, J., Whitford, V., Friesen, D., Jared, D. & Titone, D. (2017). Cross-language syntactic activation during natural reading: Eye movement evidence from adjective-noun constructions. Talk presented by Dr. Debra Titone at the CSBBCS 27th Annual Meeting. University of Regina, Saskatchewan.
  • Vingron, N., Gullifer, J., Hamill, J., Leimgruber, J.R.E. & Titone, D. (2017). Un regard sur le traitement des paysages linguistiques par les bilingues. Poster presented at the 85e Congrès de l'Acfas. McGill University, Montréal, Canada.
  • Aguila, K. A., Gullifer, J., Vingron, N., Rouillard, V., Palenski, P., Li, K., Titone, D. (2017). Bilingualism and Your Social Life: Is There A Relationship? Poster presented at the Annual McGill Psychology Undergraduate Research Day.

 

 

 

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