Adam Strich presented a paper recently:
“Some ‘Aspects’ of Grammatical hāyā(h) in Biblical Hebrew.” Paper presented at the 45th Annual Conference of the Association for Jewish Studies, Boston, MA, December 16, 2013.
And will soon present:
“Ge‘ez qätali and the Putative Proto-Semitic *qatāl- Infinitive: Connection or Concoction?” Paper to be presented at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the North American Conference on Afroasiatic Linguistics, Leiden, The Netherlands, February 15, 2014. This is a portion of a separate large project, which he hopes eventually to publish in monograph form, tentatively titled The Proto-Semitic Infinitive(s).