4th Advanced NLP Summer School 2012
IIIT Hyderabad, India
5th-20th July 2012
(Pre-Summer School 2nd-4th July 2012)
4th IIIT-H Advanced Summer School on NLP (IASNLP-2012) will be held at IIIT Hyderabad from 5th-20th July 2012. It will be a two week school on Natural Language Processing with lectures and project guidance by internationally renowned researchers in the area. The summer school would be project oriented, where each of the participants will choose a project from a list in advance. During the summer school the participants will work, under the supervision of experts in the respective area, to come up with substantial advancement in their chosen project. Participants will get to present their project at a special symposium at the end of the school.
* Machine Translation : Develop an English-Indian language
* Parsing : Build an Indian Language (IL) Parser.
* Morphological Analysis : Develop and test Morphological Analyzers
for Indian Languages.
* Speech : Spoken Dialog Systems, Emotion/Prosody
Detection, Synthesis and Conversion
IASNLP-2012 will be helpful for students and young faculty who are familiar with Natural Language Processing and would like to explore further topics in the area to work on advanced projects in NLP which they can continue even after the summer school.
There will be a 3 day pre school session from 2nd July to 4th July for the people who do not have background in Natural Language Processing.
There is no tuition fee for participants from academic institutions, they only have to pay for travel and stay. Some financial support is available to selected participants for travel and stay.
Tuition for participants from industry is Rs 10,000/-
Last Date for Applications : 5 June, 2012 Notification to Selected Candidates : 8 June, 2012 Pre-school session begins : 2 July, 2012 IASNLP-2012 begins : 5 July, 2012 IASNLP-2012 ends : 20 July, 2012
SPONSORS: IIIT Hyderabad
Rajeev Sangal (IIIT Hyderabad)
Pushpak Bhattacharyya (IIT Bombay)
Dipti Misra Sharma (IIIT Hyderabad)
Sudeshna Sarkar (IIT Kharagpur)
Soma Paul (IIIT Hyderabad)
Shobha L. (AU-KBC Chennai)
Radhika Mamidi (IIIT Hyderabad)
Prashanth Mannem (IIIT Hyderabad)
Sambhav Jain (IIIT Hyderabad)
Riyaz Bhat (IIIT Hyderabad)
Register by filling the application form on the official website http://ltrc.iiit.ac.in/iasnlp2012
For any further information email to iasnlp2012 at iiit.ac.in
Regards, Organizers, IASNLP 2012
IASNLP 2012, Language Technologies Research Centre, IIIT, Hyderabad, Gachibowli, Hyderabad - 500032, India. Website: http://ltrc.iiit.ac.in/iasnlp2012