This is a preliminary call for participation and papers for the Southern California Natural Language Symposium (SoCal NLP), on *Friday, April 6th, 2018* in Irvine, CA.
Inspired by SoCal Machine Learning Symposium, the SoCal NLP Symposium aims to bring together students and faculty to promote natural language processing research in the Southern California region. The first SoCal NLP Symposium will be held at University of California, Irvine. The list of invited speakers for the symposium include:
* Christopher Ré, Stanford University
* Dhruv Batra, Georgia Tech
* Marilyn Walker, UC Santa Cruz
* Kevin Knight, University of Southern California
* Kai-Wei Chang, UC Los Angeles
More details are available, and regularly updated, on the website: https://socalnlp.github.io
Short, two-page submissions by students and postdocs as first-authors that describe ongoing, planned, or completed research projects, including previously published results and negative results, are encouraged. Research in any field applying computational methods to any aspect of human language, from all areas of computer science, linguistics, engineering, neuroscience, information science, and related fields, is welcome. All accepted submissions will be presented as posters and some will also be invited for short oral presentations.
Submission deadline: *March 2nd, 2018*
(more details on the website soon)
We hope you and your students will be able to submit and attend this event. Please feel free to forward this message to those who might be interested. If you have questions, please contact us at socalnlp-organizers at googlegrou ps.com.
Sameer Singh (UCI) and William Wang (UCSB)
(with student chairs Jiawei Wu and Dheeru Dua)
-- William Wang
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