[Corpora-List] Call for paper for the 10th Global Wordnet Conference

Vossen, P.T.J.M. p.t.j.m.vossen at vu.nl
Tue Dec 11 19:23:06 CET 2018

Call for Papers

10th International Global Wordnet Conference, Wroclaw, Poland

July 23-27, 2019

Global Wordnet Association: www.globalwordnet.org<http://www.globalwordnet.org> Conference website: https://gwc2019.clarin-pl.eu

The Global Wordnet Association is pleased to announce the 10th International Global Wordnet Conference (GWC2019) in Wroclaw (Poland) hosted by the Language Technology Research Group at Wroclaw University of Science and Technology.

Organisers: Maciej Piasecki, Ewa Rudnicka, Jan Wieczorek

Details about the Association and the full announcement for the conference can be found on the conference website: https://gwc2019.clarin-pl.eu

We invite submissions with original contributions addressing, but not limited to, the topics listed below. Proposals for tutorials are welcome as well.

Conference Topics

1. Lexical semantics and meaning representation

* Critical analysis and applications of lexical and semantic relations

* Proposed new relations * Definitions, semantic components, co-occurrence and frequency statistics * Word and Sense Embeddings

* Necessity and completeness issues

* Ontology and wordnet

* Other lexicographical and lexicological questions pertaining to wordnet-style meaning representation

* Wordnets and Linked Open Data (LOD)

2. Architecture of lexical databases

* Language independent and language dependent components * Integration of multi-wordnets in research infrastructures (like CLARIN) and LT networks (like META-NET)

3. Tools and Methods for wordnet development

* User and Data entry interfaces

* Methods for constructing, extending and enriching wordnets

4. Applications of wordnet

* Word sense disambiguation

* Machine translation

* Information extraction and retrieval

* Document structuring and categorisation

* Automatic hyperlinking

* Language pedagogy

* Psycholinguistic applications

5. Standardization, distribution and availability of wordnets and wordnet tools.

Submissions will fall into one of the following categories (page limits exclude references):

* long papers: 8 pages max, 30 minutes presentation

* short papers: 5 pages max; 15 minutes presentation

* project reports: 5 pages max., 10 minutes presentation

* demonstrations : 5 pages max, with an additional 3 pages screen dumps or images; 20 minutes presentation

Submissions should be anonymous and any identifying information must be removed. Authors must state the preferred category, though acceptance may be subject to change in the category of the presentation, e.g. a long paper submission may be accepted as a short paper. Final papers should be submitted in electronic form (PDF only).

Papers must be submitted to the EasyChair website:

GWA 2019 Easy Chair site: https://easychair.org/my/conference.cgi?welcome=1;conf=gwc2019

The format of the paper is in ACL format (PDF):

ACL 2010 paper formats: http://acl2010.org/authors_final.html

Important Dates

1. March 29, 2019 Deadline for paper submission

2. April 26, 2019 Notification of acceptance

3. April 26, 2019 Registration opens

4. June 28 – Deadline author registration, final version paper

6. July 23-27, 2019 Conference


Conference proceedings will be open access and downloadable from the GWA website. The proceedings will have an ISBN and be published in the ACL anthology.

Papers are only included in the proceedings if at least one author has registered by June 28. Inclusion of accepted submissions into the final program and the proceedings is contingent upon at least one author's registration. Late registration and on-site registration for participants is possible without inclusion of the paper and without presentation.

Conference Chairs Christiane Fellbaum, fellbaum at princeton.edu<mailto:fellbaum at princeton.edu> Piek Vossen, piek.Vossen at vu.nl<mailto:piek.Vossen at vu.nl>

Local Organizing Chairs Ewa Rudnicka – ewa.rudnicka at pwr.edu.pl<mailto:ewa.rudnicka at pwr.edu.pl> Maciej Piasecki – maciej.piasecki at pwr.edu.pl<mailto:maciej.piasecki at pwr.edu.pl>

Program Committee Adam Pease, Articulate Software Ales Horak, Masaryk University Alexandre Rademaker, IBM Research Brazil and EMAp/FGV Bolette Pedersen, University of Copenhagen Christiane Fellbaum, Princeton University Darja Fiser, University of Ljubljana David Lindemann, IWiSt, University of Hildesheim Diptesh Kanojia, IIT Bombay Eneko Agirre, University of the Basque Country Ewa Rudnicka, Wrocław University of Technology Francis Bond, Nanyang Technological University Gerard De Melo, Rutgers University German Rigau, IXA Group, UPV/EHU Haldur Oim, University of Tartu Heili Orav, University of Tartu Hugo Gonšalo-Oliveira, Department of Informatics Engineering of the University of Coimbra Janos Csirik, University of Szeged John Mccrae, National University of Ireland, Galway Kadri Vider, University of Tartu Kevin Scannell, Saint Louis University Kyoko Kanzaki, Toyohashi University of Technology Maciej Piasecki, Department of Computational Intelligence, Wroclaw University Marten Postma, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Paul Buitelaar, National University of Ireland, Galway Piek Vossen, VU University Amsterdam. Sanni Nimb, The Danish Society for Language and Literature Shan Wang, The Education University of Hong Kong Shu-Kai Hsieh, National Taiwan Normal University Sonja Bosch, Department of African Languages, University of South Africa Thierry Declerck, DFKI, Saarbruecken Tim Baldwin, The University of Melbourne Tomaž Erjavec, Dept. of Knowledge Technologies, Jožef Stefan Institute Umamaheswari Vasanthakumar, Nanyang Technological University Valeria Depaiva, Natural Language and AI Research Laboratory of Nuance Communications, Inc. Verginica Mititelu, Romanian Academy Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence -------------- next part -------------- A non-text attachment was scrubbed... Name: not available Type: text/html Size: 14443 bytes Desc: not available URL: <https://mailman.uib.no/public/corpora/attachments/20181211/6e33cbc7/attachment.txt>

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