The Conference on Natural Language Processing ("Konferenz zur Verarbeitung natürlicher Sprache", KONVENS) has been held every second yearand will take place September 19-21, 2018 in Vienna. The third day of the conference (Friday, 21st) is reserved for workshops.
The KONVENS Organizing Committee invites proposals for half-day workshops to be held in conjunction with the KONVENS conference. We solicit proposals on any topic in Natural Language Processing or interdisciplinary research areas between computational linguistics and other research fields. Proposals will be reviewed by the conference organizing committee.
WORKSHOP SUBMISSION DETAILS
Proposals for workshops should contain: 1. A title and brief (2 pages max) description of the workshop topic and content. 2. An estimate of the number of attendees. 3. The names and email addresses of the organizers, with one-paragraph statements of their research interests and areas of expertise. 4. A list of potential members of the program committee, with an indication of which members have already agreed to serve.
Please submit proposals by email no later than April 1, 2018 to: konvens2018 at oeaw.ac.at
Organizers of accepted proposals will be responsible for publicizing and running the workshop, including reviewing submissions, producing the camera ready workshop proceedings, and organizing the meeting.
Apr. 1, 2018: Workshop proposal deadline Apr. 15, 2018: Notification of acceptance Aug. 30, 2018: Camera-ready workshop proceedings due Sep. 21, 2018: Workshops
Adrien Barbaresi (German Society for Computational Linguistics & Language Technology GSCL / Austrian Academy of Sciences) Hanno Biber (Austrian Academy of Sciences) Friedrich Neubarth (Österreichische Gesellschaft für Artificial Intelligence ÖGAI / Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence ÖFAI) Rainer Osswald (German Linguistic Society - Computational Linguistics DGfS-CL / University of Düsseldorf)