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The 9th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference, 26-31 May, Reykjavik, Iceland

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Conference programme
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Day 1, Wednesday 28th May 2014
28th May (Detailed Programme)
ScheduleProgrammeChair personRoom
9:45-10:30 Opening Ceremony Eldborg
10:35-11:15 Introductory session: Resources and Evaluation at the confluence of Data and Language Joseph Mariani Eldborg
  Language Resources in the Data Economy, Márta Nagy-Rothengass  
  A World of Language Resources, Nicoletta Calzolari and Khalid Choukri  
  LREC 15th Anniversary Celebration, Joseph Mariani  
11:15-11:35 Coffee break  
11:35-13:15 4 Oral & 5 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O1 - NLP Workflows Stephanie Strassel Nordurljos
  O2 - Machine Translation and Evaluation (1) Bente Maegaard Silfurberg A
  O3 - Grammar and Parsing (1) Emily M. Bender Silfurberg B
  O4 - Information Extraction and Knowledge Discovery Ricardo Baeza-Yates Kaldalon
  P1 Corpora and Annotation Marko Tadić Poster Area (1)
  P2 Crowdsourcing Alain Couillault Poster Area (1)
  P3 Dialogue Dan Cristea Poster Area (1)
  P4 Phonetic Databases and Prosody Philippe Martin Poster Area (1)
  P5 Speech Resources Martine Adda-Decker Poster Area (1)
13:15-14:45 Lunch break  
14:45-16:25 4 Oral & 7 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O5 - Linked Data (Special Session) Asuncion Gomez-Perez Nordurljos
  O6 - Audiovisual Gilles Adda Silfurberg A
  O7 - Processing of Social Media Paul Rayson Silfurberg B
  O8 - Acquisition Xavier Tannier Kaldalon
  P6 Endangered Languages Laurette Pretorius Poster Area (2)
  P7 Evaluation Methodologies Violeta Seretan Poster Area (2)
  P8 Language Resource Infrastructures Georg Rehm Poster Area (2)
  P9 Machine Translation Jordi Atserias Poster Area (2)
  P10 Metadata Victoria Arranz Poster Area (2)
  P11 MultiWord Expressions and Terms Valeria Quochi Poster Area (2)
  P12 Treebanks Beatrice Daille Poster Area (2)
16:25-16:45 Coffee break  
16:45-18:15 4 Oral & 5 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O9 - Sentiment Analysis and Social Media (1) Stelios Piperidis Nordurljos
  O10 - Conversational (1) Nick Campbell Silfurberg A
  O11 - Collaborative Resources (1) Iryna Gurevych Silfurberg B
  O12 - Semantics (1) Eva Hajičová Kaldalon
  P13 Discourse Annotation, Representation and Processing Ann Bies Poster Area (1)
  P14 Grammar and Syntax Cristina Bosco Poster Area (1)
  P15 Lexicons Amália Mendes Poster Area (1)
  P16 Morphology Benoît Sagot Poster Area (1)
  P17 WordNet Francis Bond Poster Area (1)
18:15-18:20 5 minutes break  
18:20-19:40 4 Oral & 5 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O13 - Sentiment Analysis (1) Paul Buitelaar Nordurljos
  O14 - Paralinguistics Sophie Rosset Silfurberg A
  O15 - Multiword Expressions Aline Villavicencio Silfurberg B
  O16 - Spelling Normalisation Hrafn Loftsson Kaldalon
  P18 Corpora and Annotation Steve Cassidy Poster Area (2)
  P19 Document Classification, Text Categorisation Karën Fort Poster Area (2)
  P20 FrameNet Alessandro Lenci Poster Area (2)
  P21 Semantics Peter Anick Poster Area (2)
  P22 Speech Resources Giuseppe Riccardi Poster Area (2)


Day 2, Thursday 29th May 2014
29th May (Detailed Programme)
ScheduleProgrammeChair personRoom
9:00-9:40 Keynote Speech Khalid Choukri Eldborg
  Hassan Sawaf: Language Technology for Commerce, the eBay Way  
9:40-9:45 5 minutes break  
9:45-11:25 4 Oral & 5 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O17 - Infrastructures for LRs Nancy Ide Nordurljos
  O18 - Speech Resources Annotation Satoshi Nakamura Silfurberg A
  O19 - Summarisation Horacio Saggion Silfurberg B
  O20 - Grammar, Lexicon and Morphology Lori Levin Kaldalon
  P23 Collaborative Resource Construction Christian Chiarcos Poster Area (1)
  P24 Corpora and Annotation Maria Gavrilidou Poster Area (1)
  P25 Machine Translation Holger Schwenk Poster Area (1)
  P26 Parallel Corpora Dan Tufiș Poster Area (1)
  P27 Sign Language Thomas Hanke Poster Area (1)
11:25-11:45 Coffee break  
11:45-13:05 4 Oral & 6 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O21 - Collaborative Resources (2) Thierry Declerck Nordurljos
  O22 - Conversational (2) Dafydd Gibbon Silfurberg A
  O23 - Text Mining Lucia Specia Silfurberg B
  O24 - Document Classification Robert Frederking Kaldalon
  P28 Information Extraction Diana Maynard Poster Area (2)
  P29 Lexicons Nianwen Xue Poster Area (2)
  P30 Large Projects and Infrastructural Issues Yohei Murakami Poster Area (2)
  P31 Opinion Mining and Reviews Analysis Manfred Stede Poster Area (2)
  P32 Social Media Processing Fei Xia Poster Area (2)
  P33 Treebanks Montserrat Marimón Poster Area (2)
13:05-13:10 5 minutes break  
13:10-13:30 Icelandic Invited Talk Eiríkur Rögnvaldsson Nordurljos
  Icelandic Quirks: Testing Linguistic Theories and Language Technology, Þórhallur Eyþórsson  
13:30-14:55 Lunch break  
14:55-16:35 4 Oral & 6 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O25 - Machine Translation and Evaluation (2) Toru Ishida Nordurljos
  O26 - Computer Aided Language Learning Justus Roux Silfurberg A
  O27 - Information Extraction (1) Sophia Ananiadou Silfurberg B
  O28 - Lexicon Núria Bel Kaldalon
  P34 Corpora and Annotation Zygmunt Vetulani Poster Area (1)
  P35 Grammar and Syntax Tamás Váradi Poster Area (1)
  P36 Metaphors Walter Daelemans Poster Area (1)
  P37 Named Entity Recognition German Rigau Poster Area (1)
  P38 Question Answering António Branco Poster Area (1)
  P39 Speech Resources Henk van den Heuvel Poster Area (1)
16:35-16:55 Coffee break  
16:55-18:15 4 Oral & 5 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O29 - Sentiment Analysis (2) Frédérique Segond Nordurljos
  O30 - Multimodality Michael Kipp Silfurberg A
  O31 - Under-resourced Languages Andrejs Vasiļjevs Room:Silfurberg B
  O32 - Parallel Corpora Patrizia Paggio Kaldalon
  P40 Lexicons Yoshihiko Hayashi Poster Area (2)
  P41 Parsing Simonetta Montemagni Poster Area (2)
  P42 Part-of-Speech Tagging Krister Linden Poster Area (2)
  P43 Semantics Marc Verhagen Poster Area (2)
  P44 Speech Recognition and Synthesis Denise DiPersio Poster Area (2)
18:15-18:20 5 minutes break  
18:20-19:40 4 Oral & 5 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O33 - Linked Data and Semantic Web Guadalupe Aguado-de-Cea Nordurljos
  O34 - Dialogue (1) Francesco Cutugno Silfurberg A
  O35 - Word Sense Annotation and Disambiguation Patrik Lambert Silfurberg B
  O36 - Legal and Ethical Issues Christopher Cieri Kaldalon
  P45 Anaphora and Coreference Costanza Navarretta Poster Area (1)
  P46 Information Extraction and Information Retrieval Dimitrios Kokkinakis Poster Area (1)
  P47 Language Identification Michael Rosner Poster Area (1)
  P48 Morphology Karel Pala Poster Area (1)
  P49 Multimodality Volker Steinbiss Poster Area (1)


Day 3, Friday 30th May 2014
30th May (Detailed Programme)
ScheduleProgrammeChair personRoom
9:00-9:40 Keynote Speech Jan Odijk Eldborg
  Luc Steels: When will robots speak like you and me?  
9:40-9:45 5 minutes break  
9:45-11:25 4 Oral & 6 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O37 - Sentiment Analysis and Social Media (2) Piek Vossen Nordurljos
  O38 - Paraphases Bernardo Magnini Silfurberg A
  O39 - Information Extraction (2) Eduard Hovy Silfurberg B
  O40 - Lexicons and Ontologies Gudrun Magnusdottir Kaldalon
  P50 Crowdsourcing Cristina Vertan Poster Area (2)
  P51 Emotion Recognition and Generation Patrick Paroubek Poster Area (2)
  P52 Linked Data John Philip McCrae Poster Area (2)
  P53 Machine Translation Mikel Forcada Poster Area (2)
  P54 Multimodality Kristiina Jokinen Poster Area (2)
  P55 Ontologies Monica Monachini Poster Area (2)
11:25-11:45 Coffee break  
11:45-13:25 4 Oral & 7 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O41 - Machine Translation Alan Melby Nordurljos
  O42 - Dialogue (2) Shyam Agrawal Silfurberg A
  O43 - Semantics (2) James Pustejovsky Silfurberg B
  O44 - Grammar and Parsing (2) Sadao Kurohashi Kaldalon
  P56 Corpora and Annotation Tomaž Erjavec Poster Area (1)
  P57 Information Extraction and Information Retrieval Feiyu Xu Poster Area (1)
  P58 Lexicons Kiril Simov Poster Area (1)
  P59 Language Resource Infrastructures Martin Wynne Poster Area (1)
  P60 Metadata Gil Francopoulo Poster Area (1)
  P61 Opinion Mining and Sentiment Analysis Gerard de Melo Poster Area (1)
  P62 Speech Resources Christoph Draxler Poster Area (1)
13:25-14:55 Lunch break  
14:55-16:35 4 Oral & 6 Poster Sessions in Parallel  
  O45 - Environment and Machine Interactions - Special Session Laurence Devillers Nordurljos
  O46 - Event Extraction and Event Coreference Martha Palmer Silfurberg A
  O47 - Standards and Interoperability Key-Sun Choi Silfurberg B
  O48 - Information Extraction and Text Structure Mark Liberman Kaldalon
  P63 Computer-Assisted Language Learning (CALL) Keith Miller Poster Area (2)
  P64 Evaluation Methodologies Kevin Bretonnel Cohen Poster Area (2)
  P65 MultiWord Expressions and Terms Valia Kordoni Poster Area (2)
  P66 Parsing Giuseppe Attardi Poster Area (2)
  P67 Part-of-Speech Tagging Daniel Flickinger Poster Area (2)
  P68 Tools, Systems, Applications Lluís Padró Poster Area (2)
16:35-16:55 Coffee break  
16:55-17:40 Antonio Zampolli Prize Nicoletta Calzolari Eldborg
17:40-18:30 Closing Session: LREC 15 Years + 1! Eldborg
  Joseph Mariani: Rediscovering 15 Years of Discoveries in Language Resources and Evaluation  
  LREC Program Committee: Discovering one more year  



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Important Dates

  • 24 October 2013: Abstract, Workshop, Tutorial and Panel submission
  • 27 November 2013: Notification of acceptance for Workshops & Tutorials
  • 31 January 2014: Notification of accepted papers
  • 22 March 2014: Final Submission of accepted papers
  • 6 April 2014: Submission of workshop proceedings
  • 28 - 29 - 30 May 2014: Main Conference
  • 26 and 27 May 2014: Pre-conference workshops and tutorials
  • 31 May 2014: Post-conference workshops and tutorials

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