Our society meets every two years in alternating places. The last Conference took place on the African Continent. Past conferences have taken place in North America or Europe. our international conferences have grown over the past years and Now welcome up to 300 GESTURE RESEARCHERS WORKING IN DIVERSE ACADEMIC AND CREATIVE DISCIPLINES. Our society offers support to Graduate Students and Young researchers as well as scholars from under-resourced universities/countries to attend the conferences.

ISGS 2022

The 9th Conference of the International Society for Gesture Studies “Gesture: From Description to ApplicatioN”, Chicago, July 13-15, 2022 The International Society for Gesture Studies (ISGS) is excited to announce that our ninth conference will be held at the David Rubenstein Forum, a brand new conference center on the campus of The University of Chicago, July … Continue reading ISGS 2022

past conferences of the ISGS

The eight conference of the ISGS was held in Cape Town, South Africa July 4–8, 2018. The theme of the meeting was Gesture and Diversity. Keynote speakers were Sotaro Kita (University of Warwick), Eve Sweetser (University of California, Berkeley), Olga Capirici (Institute of Cognitive Sciences and Technology), Judith Holler (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics) , and Yolanda … Continue reading past conferences of the ISGS

other conferences and workshops

Below you find a list of Upcoming conferences that are Eitehr dedicated to gesture research or that often include talks, panels or special sessions on gesture research. If you know about other relevant conferences which are not included in the list, please contact us. You may also join the mailing list and spread the information there. … Continue reading other conferences and workshops