[Corpora-List] Call for Participation and Program of CALICO'09 Pre-Conference Workshop on Automatic Analysis of Learner Language

Xiaofei Lu xxl13 at psu.edu
Fri Feb 13 18:56:25 CET 2009


Call for Participation and Program of the

CALICO'09 Pre-Conference Workshop on

AUTOMATIC ANALYSIS OF LEARNER LANGUAGE:

FROM A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF ANNOTATION NEEDS TO THE

DEVELOPMENT AND STANDARDIZATION OF ANNOTATION SCHEMES

http://purl.org/calico/aall09prog.html

March 10 and 11, 2009

ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY, TEMPE, AZ

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

1:15-1:30 Detmar Meurers and Xiaofei Lu:

WELCOME

1:30-2:00 Amir Zeldes, Hagen Hirschmann, and Anke Lüdeling

(Humboldt-University Berlin, Germany)

MULTILEVEL LEARNER CORPORA

2:00-2:30 Claudia Leacock (Butler Hill Group), Michael Gamon

(Microsoft Research), and Chris Brockett (Microsoft

Research)

DOES AUTOMATED FEEDBACK IN A PROOFREADING TOOL HELP

AN ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNER?

2:30-3:00 Øistein E. Andersen (University of Cambridge, UK)

COMBINING AUTOMATED AND MANUAL TECHNIQUES FOR INCREASED

EFFICIENCY AND ACCURACY IN CORPUS ERROR ANNOTATION

3:00-3:45 BREAK

3:45-4:15 Chong Min Lee (Georgetown University), Soojeong Eom

(Georgetown University), and Markus Dickinson (Indiana

University)

TOWARDS ANALYZING KOREAN LEARNER PARTICLES

4:15-4:45 Sylvie Thouesny (Dublin City University, Ireland)

INCREASING THE RELIABILITY OF A PART-OF-SPEECH TAGGING

TOOL FOR USE WITH LEARNER LANGUAGE

4:45-5:15 Markus Dickinson and Joshua Herring (Indiana University)

MORPHOLOGICAL ANALYSIS FOR RUSSIAN LEARNER LANGUAGE

5:15-5:45 John Lee (MIT), Joel Tetreault (Educational Test Service),

and Martin Chodorow (Hunter College of CUNY)

HUMAN JUDGMENT ON ARTICLE AND NOUN NUMBER USAGE

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

9:00-9:30 Su-Youn Yoon, Mark Hasegawa-Johnson, and Richard Sproat

(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

AUTOMATED PRONUNCIATION SCORING FOR L2 ENGLISH LEARNERS

9:30-10:00 Ross Hendrickson and Deryle Lonsdale (Brigham Young

University)

THE USE OF NLP TECHNOLOGIES TO ENGINEER ORAL PROFICIENCY

TEST ITEMS

10:00-10:30 Trevor Shanklin (San Diego State University)

STUDENTS NATURALLY SPEAKING

10:30-11:15 Break

11:15-11:45 Su-Youn Yoon and Richard Sproat (University of Illinois

at Urbana-Champaign)

AUTOMATED SPEECH FLUENCY SCORING USING SIMPLE SPEECH

TECHNOLOGY

11:45-12:15 Jeremiah McGhee, Aaron Johnson, Ross Hendrickson, Meghan

Eckerson, Malena Weitze, Ben Millard, Ray Graham, Deryle

Lonsdale, and Dan Dewey (Brigham Young University)

IMPROVING AUTOMATED ORAL TESTING: IDENTIFYING FEATURES AND

ENHANCING SPEECH RECOGNITION

12:15-1:30 Lunch

1:30-2:00 Joel Tetreault (Educational Test Service) and Martin

Chodorow (Hunter College of CUNY)

TOWARDS AUTOMATICALLY ACQUIRING MODELS OF ESL ERRORS

2:00-2:30 Huaqing Hong and Jianzhen Zheng (Nanyang Technological

University, Singapore)

TOWARDS AN AUTOMATIC ANALYSIS OF METAPHORIZATION IN

STUDENTS' WRITINGS

2:30-3:00 Xiaofei Lu (Pennsylvania State University)

AUTOMATING MEASURES OF L2 SYNTACTIC COMPLEXITY

3:00-3:45 Break

3:45-4:15 Ana Díaz-Negrillo and Salvador Valera (University of Jaén,

Spain)

WHAT RESULTS GIVE WHICH STRATEGIES IN ERROR ANNOTATION?

4:15-4:45 Sun-Hee Lee (Wellesley College), Seok Bae Jang (Brigham

Young University), and Markus Dickinson (Indiana University)

ANNOTATION OF SPELLING ERRORS FOR KOREAN LEARNER CORPORA

4:45-5:15 Adriane Boyd (The Ohio State University)

AMBIGUOUS ERRORS IN ANNOTATION SCHEMES AND EVALUATION

5:15-5:45 Detmar Meurers (Universität Tübingen)

EXPLORING CONSISTENCY IN LEARNER CORPUS ANNOTATION

Abstracts and more information on the workshop can be found at

http://purl.org/calico/aall09abs.html

For questions, you can contact the organizers Detmar Meurers and Xiaofei

Lu at calico-workshop at ling.osu.edu

-- Xiaofei Lu, Assistant Professor Department of Applied Linguistics The Pennsylvania State University http://www.personal.psu.edu/xxl13 -------------- next part -------------- A non-text attachment was scrubbed... Name: not available Type: text/html Size: 20981 bytes Desc: not available Url : https://mailman.uib.no/public/corpora/attachments/20090213/1b3be3ec/attachment.txt



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