Conference Presentations

Fyndanis, V., Miceli, G., Semenza, C., Capasso, R., Christidou, P., de Pellegrin, S., Gandolfi, M., Killmer, H., Messinis, L., Papathanasopoulos, P., Panagea, E., Smania, N., Burchert, F., & Wartenburger, I. “(Morpho)syntactic production in agrammatic aphasia: Testing three hypotheses within a cross-linguistic approach.” Poster presentation at the 9th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language. (8 November 2017, Baltimore, Maryland, USA)

Fyndanis, V., Themistocleous, C., & Christidou, P. “Time reference and aspect in agrammatic aphasia: Evidence from Greek.” Poster presentation at the 55th Academy of Aphasia Annual Meeting. (6 November 2017, Baltimore, Maryland, USA)

Varlokosta, V., Efstratiadou, E., Wartenburger, I., Burchert, F., Killmer, H., Chatziantoniou, L., Potagas, C., & Fyndanis, V. “Morphosyntactic production in Greek-German bilingual agrammatic aphasia: A case study.” Oral presentation at the 11th International Symposium on Bilingualism. University of Limerick. (13 June 2017, Limerick, Ireland)

Fyndanis, V., Lind, M., Balčiūnienė, I., Bjekić, J., Ceder, K., Gavarró, A., Grohmann, K. K., Haaland-Johansen, L., Jacquemot, C., Blom Johansson, M., Kambanaros, M., Kovacevic, M., Kuvač, J., Martínez-Ferreiro, S., Méndez-Orellana, C., Rofes, A., Røste, I., Hernández Sacristán, C., Salmons, I., Simonsen, H. G., Soroli, E., Sör, I., Vuksanović, J., Zakariás, L., Varlokosta, S., & Howard, D. “Cross-linguistic adaptations of the Comprehensive Aphasia Test.” Oral presentation at the Collaboration of Aphasia Trialists’ (CATs) final conference. Erasmus University Rotterdam. (8 February 2017, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)

Fyndanis, V., Arcara, G., *Arfani, D., Burchert, F., Burgio, F., Cagnin, A., Capasso, R., Christidou, P., Gandolfi, M., Killmer, H. G., Maculan, A., Messinis, L., Miceli, G., Palla, F., Panagea, E., Papageorgiou, S., Papathanasopoulos, P., De Pellegrin, S., Semenza, C., Smania, N., Varlokosta, S., & Wartenburger, I. “Time reference in agrammatic aphasia and probable Alzheimer’s disease: A cross-linguistic test of the PAst DIscourse LInking Hypothesis.” Oral presentation at the 54th Academy of Aphasia Annual Meeting. (18 October 2016, Llandudno, Wales, UK)

Rofes, A., Zakariás, L., Ceder, K., Lind, M., Bloom Johansson, M., Bjekić, J., Fyndanis, V., Gavarró, A., Simonsen, H. G., Hernández-Sacristán, C., Kuvač Kraljević, J., Martínez-Ferreiro, S., Mavis, I., Méndez Orellana, C., Meteyard, L., Salmons, I., Sör, I., Tunçer, M., Vuksanovic, J., Varlokosta, S., & Howard, D. “Word imageability from a cross-linguistic perspective.” Poster presentation at the 17th Science of Aphasia International Conference, 25-30 September. (28 September 2016, Venice, Italy)

Fyndanis, V., Arfani, D., Burgio, F., Maculan, A., Palla, F., Varlokosta, S., Papageorgiou, S., Cagnin, A., & Semenza, C. “Morphosyntactic production in Greek and Italian probable Alzheimer’s disease: Evidence from agreement, tense, and mood.” Oral presentation at the 17th Science of Aphasia International Conference, 25-30 September. (26 September 2016, Venice, Italy)

Fyndanis, V., Miceli, G., Semenza, C., Christidou, P., Killmer, H.G., Capasso, R., Burchert, F., de Pellegrin, S., Gandolfi, M., Smania, N., Messinis, L., Papathanasopoulos, P., Panagea, E., Papageorgiou, S., Varlokosta, S., & Wartenburger, I. “Time reference in Greek, Italian and German agrammatic aphasia: A test of the PAst DIscource Linking Hypothesis.” Oral presentation at the 16th International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association (ICPLA) Conference. (16 June 2016, Halifax, Canada)

Lind, M., Fyndanis, V., Balčiūnienė, I., Bjekić, J., Ceder, K., Gavarró, A., Grohmann, K., Haaland-Johansen, L., Jacquemot, C., Johansson, M.B., Kambanaros, M., Kovacevic, M., Kuvač, J., Martínez-Ferreiro, S., Méndez-Orellana, C., Rofes, A., Røste, I., Hernández Sacristán, C., Simonsen, H.G., Soroli, E., Sör, I., Varlokosta, S., Vuksanović, J., Zakariás, L., & Howard, D. “Cross-linguistic adaptations of The Comprehensive Aphasia Test: challenges and solutions.” Oral presentation at the 16th International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association (ICPLA) Conference. (16 June 2016, Halifax, Canada)

Varlokosta, S., Stamouli, S., Karasimos, A., Markopoulos, G., Kakavoulia, M., Nerantzini, M., Pantoula, A., Fyndanis, V., Economou, A., & Protopapas, A. “A Greek corpus of aphasic discourse: Collection, transcription, and annotation specifications.” Oral presentation at the workshop Resources and Processing of Linguistic and Extra-Linguistic Data from People with Various Forms of Cognitive/Psychiatric Impairments (RaPID-2016). (23 May 2016, Portorož, Slovenia)

Fyndanis, V., Semenza, C., Capasso, R., Arcara, G., Burgio, F., Maculan, A., De Pellegrin, S., Gandolfi, M., Smania, N., & Miceli, G. “Production of subject-verb agreement, tense, mood, and negation in Italian agrammatic aphasia.” Poster presentation at the 53rd Academy of Aphasia Annual Meeting. (18 October 2015, Tucson, USA)

Fyndanis, V., Semenza, C., Capasso, R., Gandolfi, M., Smania, N., Burgio, F., Arcara, G., de Pellegrin, S., & Miceli, G. “Morphosyntactic and syntactic production in Italian-speaking agrammatic aphasia.” Oral presentation at the 16th Science of Aphasia International Conference, 17-22 September. (19 September 2015, Aveiro, Portugal)

Nerantzini, M., Fyndanis, V., Terzi, A., & Varlokosta, S. “Case and agreement in Greek aphasia: Evidence from comprehension.” Oral presentation at the 16th Science of Aphasia International Conference, 17-22 September. (19 September 2015, Aveiro, Portugal)

Fyndanis, V., Christidou, V., Papageorgiou, S., & Varlokosta, S. “(Morpho)syntactic production in Greek-speaking agrammatic aphasia: A test of competing theories.” Poster presentation at the 12th International Conference on Greek Linguistics. (18 September 2015, Berlin, Germany)

Fyndanis, V. “(Morpho)syntactic production in agrammatic aphasia: A cross- linguistic study.” Oral presentation at the Open Workshop on Cross-linguistic Research on Aphasia. University of Potsdam. (14 September 2015, Potsdam, Germany)

Fyndanis, V., Christidou, P., Papageorgiou, S., & Varlokosta, S. “Morphosyntactic and syntactic production in Greek-speaking agrammatic aphasia: None of the existing theories can fully account for the patterns of performance.” Poster presentation at the Collaboration of Aphasia Trialists’ (CATs) conference Future Directions for Aphasia Research. City University. (6 March 2015, London, UK)

Terzi, A., Fyndanis, V., Constantoyannis, C., Ellul, I., & Barampati, E. “Deep Brain Stimulation: Cognitive and language abilities of Greek-speaking individuals with Parkinson’s disease before and after.” Oral presentation at the workshop Advances in the Sciences of Language Disorders. University of Cyprus, 19-20 June. (20 June 2015, Nicosia, Cyprus)

Varlokosta, S., Nerantzini, M., Fyndanis, V., Peristeri, E., & Terzi, A. “Case in agrammatic aphasia: Evidence from production and grammaticality judgment.” Oral presentation at the workshop Advances in the Sciences of Language Disorders. University of Cyprus, 19-20 June. (20 June 2015, Nicosia, Cyprus)

Apostolopoulou, S., Varlokosta, S., Nerantzini, M., Fyndanis, V., Terzi, A., Routsis, C., Economou, A., & Papageorgiou, S. “Syntactic deficits in primary progressive aphasia: Evidence from Greek.” Oral presentation at the workshop Advances in the Sciences of Language Disorders. University of Cyprus, 19-20 June. (20 June 2015, Nicosia, Cyprus)

Fyndanis, V., De Pellegrin, S., Miceli, G., & Semenza, C. “Morphosyntactic production in Italian-speaking agrammatic aphasia: A case study.” Oral and poster presentation at the 33rd European Workshop on Cognitive Neuropsychology. (27 January 2015, Bressanone, Italy)

Terzi, A., Fyndanis, V., Barampati, H., Constantoyannis, C., & Ellul, I. “The effect of Deep Brain Stimulation on cognitive and language abilities of Greek-speaking individuals with Parkinson’s disease.” Poster presentation at the 33rd European Workshop on Cognitive Neuropsychology. (26 January 2015, Bressanone, Italy)

Fyndanis, V., Nerantzini, M., Terzi, A., & Varlokosta, S. “Structural case in agrammatic aphasia: Evidence from Greek”.Poster presentation at the 15th Science of Aphasia International Conference (20 September 2014, Venice, Italy).

Fyndanis, V., Arcara, G., Christidou, P., Choudala, I., Tsapakis, E.M., & Caplan, D. “Morphosyntactic production in agrammatic aphasia: Distant dependencies and working memory.” Oral presentation at the 5th Conference on Language Disorders in Greek (30 May 2014, Limassol, Cyprus).

Fyndanis, V., Nerantzini, M., Choudala, I., & Tsapakis, E.M. “The role of non-local dependencies in agrammatic morphosyntactic production: A case study.” Poster presentation at the Mind, Brain & Body Symposium (12 March 2014, Berlin, Germany).

Fyndanis, V., Nerantzini, M., & Pavlidou, C. “Morphosyntactic production in agrammatism: The role of non-local dependencies.” Oral presentation at the 51st Academy of Aphasia Annual Meeting (20 October 2013, Lucerne, Switzerland).

Fyndanis, V. “Subcortical lesions and agrammatic aphasia: A case study in a highly inflected language.” Poster presentation at the 14th Science of Aphasia International Conference, Vrije Universiteit Brussels (21 September 2013, Brussels, Belgium).

Fyndanis, V., Nerantzini, M., Pavlidou, C., & Michali, T. “Morphosyntactic production in agrammatism: Task related processing demands.” Poster presentation at the 11th International Conference on Greek Linguistics (27 September 2013, Rhodes, Greece).

Fyndanis, V., Nerantzini, M., Pavlidou, C., Mihali, T., & Varlokosta, S. “Production of functional categories in non-fluent agrammatic aphasia and task related processing demands: The role of ±distant cues.” Oral and poster presentation at the 31st European Workshop on Cognitive Neuropsychology (22 January 2013, Bressanone, Italy).

Fyndanis, V., Manouilidou, C., Koufou, E. & Tsapakis, E.M. “Morphosyntactic deficits in Greek-speaking Alzheimer’s disease.” Oral presentation at the 1st Panhellenic ConferenceNeuropsychology of the elderly” (19 October 2012, Thessaloniki, Greece). (in Greek)

Fyndanis, V., Manouilidou, C., Koufou, E. & Tsapakis, E.M. “Agrammatic patterns in Alzheimer’s disease: Evidence from tense, agreement, and aspect.” Oral presentation at the 4th International Conference “Language Disorders in Greek” (28-29 September, Patras, Greece).

Fyndanis, V., Nerantzini, M., Pavlidou, C., Mihali, T., & Nasios, G. “Investigating potential sentence length effects in agrammatic performance: Evidence from morphosyntax.” Poster presentation at the 13th Science of Aphasia International Conference, University of Groningen (8 September 2012, Groningen, The Netherlands).

Fyndanis, V., Pavlidou, C., Nerantzini, M., Mihali, T., & Nasios, G. “Investigating the contribution of sentence length to verbal morphology deficits in non-fluent aphasia.” Poster presentation at the International Conference NeuroPsychoLinguistic Perspectives on Aphasia (NPL-Aphasia), 21-23 June, University of Toulouse-II Le Mirail (21 June 2012, Toulouse, France).

Fyndanis, V., Varlokosta, S., & Tsapkini, K. “Comprehension and judgment in agrammatic aphasia: Evidence from Greek.” Poster presentation at the 30th European Workshop on Cognitive Neuropsychology (24 January 2012, Bressanone, Italy).

Fyndanis,V., Manouilidou, C., Koufou, E., & Tsapakis, E.M. “Grammatical disorders in Alzheimer’s disease: Evidence from verb inflection in Greek.” Poster presentation at the 49th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Aphasia (18 October 2011, Montreal, Canada).

Fyndanis, V. “Comprehension in agrammatic aphasia: Evidence from Greek.” Presentation at the 10th International Conference Linguistics (2 September 2011, Komotini, Greece). (in Greek)

Fyndanis, V., Manouilidou, C., Koufou, E. & Tsapakis, E.M.”Tense, agreement and aspect in Alzheimer’s disease: Evidence from Greek.” Presentation at the 32nd Annual Meeting of the Department of Linguistics, School of Philosophy, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (7 May 2011, Thessaloniki, Greece). (in Greek)

Fyndanis, V., Manouilidou, C., Koufou, E. & Tsapakis, E.M. “Grammar disorders in Alzheimer’s disease: Evidence from verb morphology in Greek”. Presentation at the 7th Panhellenic Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders (19 February 2011, Thessaloniki, Greece). (in Greek)

Fyndanis, V. “Short-term Memory and Language Processing: Extending an Interactive Model to Capture Sentence-Level Data.” Poster presentation at the 48th Academy of Aphasia Annual Meeting (24 October 2010, Αthens, Greece).

Galiussi, F. & Fyndanis, V. “Networks of canonical and mirror neurons and language teaching.” Poster presentation at the 31st Annual Meeting of the Department of Linguistics, School of Philosophy, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (17 April 2010, Thessaloniki, Greece). (in Greek)

Fyndanis, V., Varlokosta, S., & Tsapkini, K. “The functional categories of the verbal complex in Greek agrammatism.” Poster presentation at the 46th Academy of Aphasia Annual Meeting (20 October 2008, Turku, Finland).

Fyndanis, V. “Tense, agreement and aspect in Greek agrammatism.” Presentation at the 29th Annual Meeting of the Department of Linguistics, School of Philosophy, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (11 May 2008, Greece). (in Greek)

Kehayia, E., Ralli, A., Jarema, G., Wehrens, F., Fyndanis, V., Azevedo, N., & Bastiaanse, R. “Constituent activation of compounds in Modern Greek and English: Do category, position and complexity matter?” Presentation at the 13th International Morphology Meeting-Workshop on the Acquisition and Processing of Morphology (3 February 2008, Vienna, Austria).

Fyndanis, V., Varlokosta, S., & Tsapkini, K. “Wh-question production in agrammatism: Evidence from Greek.” Poster presentation at the 8th Science of Aphasia International Conference (17 September 2007, Monopoli, Italy).
Kehayia, E., Fyndanis, V., Jarema, G., Ralli, A., Manouilidou, C., & Tsiamas, A. “Constituent activation of transparent compounds in lexical access: Issues of category, position and complexity.” Presentation at the 8th International Conference on Greek Linguistics (31 August 2007, Ioannina, Greece).

Manouilidou. C., Kehayia, E., Ralli, A., Fyndanis, V., Jarema, G., & Tsiamas, T. “Processing thematic features: From derivation to compounding.” Presentation at the 8th International Conference on Greek Linguistics (31 August 2007, Ιoannina, Greece).

Fyndanis, V., Tsapkini, K., Varlokosta, S., Petropoulou, N., & Papathanasiou, I. “Negation in Greek agrammatism.” Poster presentation at the 44th Academy of Aphasia Annual Meeting (17 October 2006, Victoria, Canada).

Fyndanis, V., Tsapkini, K., Varlokosta, S., Petropoulou, N., & Papathanasiou, I. “Negation in agrammatism: Evidence from Greek.” Presentation at the International Conference “Language Disorders in Greek” (11 June 2006, Patras, Greece).

Nikolaidis, Y., Fyndanis, V., & Kostikas-Tselepis, P. “Lingubot technology: Development of virtual agents.” Poster presentation at the 25th Annual Meeting of the Department of Linguistics, School of Philosophy, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (10 May 2004, Thessaloniki, Greece). (in Greek)

Fyndanis, V. “A psycholinguistic approach to the suffix –ών(ας) [όnas].” Presentation at the 24th Annual Meeting of the Department of Linguistics, School of Philosophy, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (10 May 2003, Thessaloniki, Greece). (in Greek)

Fyndanis, V. & Trachanopoulou, Th. “Statistics and Sociolinguistics: A study on the feminine occupational terms.” Presentation at the 16th Panhellenic Conference on Statistics – Ε.S.Ι. (2 May 2003, Kavala, Greece). (in Greek)

Fyndanis, V. “The suffix –ών(ας) [όnas] in Modern Greek.” Presentation at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the Department of Linguistics, School of Philosophy, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (18 May 2002, Thessaloniki, Greece). (in Greek)

Postdoctoral fellow at MultiLing/Department of Linguistics