Please find enclosed an extract from the CFP for Intelligent Information Systems 2009, to be held in the historical city of Cracow, the former capital of Poland. See http://iis.ipipan.waw.pl/ for the full Call for Papers.
One of the main tracks of the conference is Natural Language Processing / Computational Linguistics, covering about 1/2 of the programme in 2008.
CALL FOR PAPERS:
International Joint Conference
INTELLIGENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS 2009 -- IIS 2009
Joint venture of the 17th International Conference Intelligent Information Systems (IIS) and the 24th International Conference
on Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Kraków, Poland, June 16-18, 2009
Conference Web page: http://iis.ipipan.waw.pl/
Important Dates: ===============
February 16, 2009 - paper submission deadline April 6, 2009 - acceptance/rejection decision due May 4, 2009 - submission of camera-ready papers June 16, 2009 - the Conference starts
The conference proceedings will be distributed at the conference. The volume will contain full papers as well as short papers. The proceedings will also be available on-line after the conference.
Paper Submission: ================
The working language of the conference is English. Only original, unpublished papers are invited. Authors should upload an electronic version of the full paper (pdf and/or possibly ps) by using the conference paper registration and submission site (the site will be opened soon) before February 16, 2009.
The conference organizers invite long (10 pages) and short (5 pages) papers. The papers should be organized in accordance with common scientific structure (abstract, state of the art in the field, intention, used methodology, obtained results and references). The papers will be refereed by an international committee, and accepted on the basis of their scientific merit, novelty and relevance to the conference topics. After notification of acceptance, authors will be allowed to make a correction in accordance with the suggestions of the reviewers and submit final camera-ready papers.
The accepted papers will be published in conference proceedings. The accepted papers must be presented by the authors personally to be published in the conference proceedings.
Invited Speakers (extract): ================
Sabine Schulte im Walde (Universität Stuttgart, Germany) Ryszard Tadeusiewicz (AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland)
Programme Committee (extract): ===================
Steven Abney (University of Michigan, US) António Branco (University of Lisbon, Portugal) Jan Daciuk (Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland) Renato De Mori (University of Avignon, France) Stefan Evert (University of Osnabrück, Germany), Dafydd Gibbon (Bielefeld University, Germany) Erhard Hinrichs (University of Tübingen, Germany) Krzysztof Jassem (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland) Frederick Jelinek (Johns Hopkins University, USA) Dan Jurafsky (Stanford University, USA) Vladislav Kuboň (Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep.) Anna Kupść (University Bordeaux 3, France) Suresh Manandhar (University of York, UK) Krzysztof Marasek (Polish Japanese Institute of Information Technology, Poland) Detmar Meurers (Ohio State University, USA) Agnieszka Mykowiecka (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland) Karel Pala (Masaryk University, Czech Republic) Maciej Piasecki (Wrocław University of Technology, Poland) Gábor Prószéky (MorphoLogic, Hungary) Adam Przepiórkowski (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland) Henryk Rybiński (Warsaw Univeristy of Technology, Poland) Kiril Simov (Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria) Tomek Strzałkowski (University At Albany, USA) Stan Szpakowicz (University of Ottawa, Canada) Ryszard Tadeusiewicz (University of Science and Technology, Poland) Dan Tufiş (Romanian Academy, Romania) Zygmunt Vetulani (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland) Peter Wittenburg (Max-Planck-Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Contact: ======= Institute of Computer Science, Polish Academy of Sciences ul. Ordona 21 01-237 Warsaw, Poland
phone: +48 22 8362841 fax: +48 22 8376564
email: iis at ipipan.waw.pl
-- Adam Przepiórkowski ˈadam ˌpʃɛpjurˈkɔfskʲi http://nlp.ipipan.waw.pl/ ----- Linguistic Engineering Group http://korpus.pl/ ------------- the IPI PAN Corpus of Polish