[Corpora-List] Baltic Human Language Technologies 2020 - 2n CFP

Andrius Utka andrius.utka at vdu.lt
Fri Apr 10 16:09:01 CEST 2020

========================= BALTIC HLT 2020 - 2nd Call for Papers =========================

We invite you to submit papers to the 9th international conference Human Language Technologies - the Baltic Perspective (Baltic HLT 2020), organized by the Centre of Computational Linguistics and the CLARIN-LT centre at Vytautas Magnus University in Kaunas, Lithuania.

COVID-19 UPDATE ------------------------- As COVID-19 may have disturbed your normal working practices, we have postponed the submission deadline for abstracts up to the 1st of May. Otherwise, we will continue submission and reviewing process as planned. We will ensure that participants are be provided with virtual presentation possibility. As the situation in September cannot be easily predicted, there could be further changes in how the conference will be organised.

Important Dates: ------------------------- - May 1 (extended): deadline for extended abstracts (1000-1500 words) - May 21: notification of acceptance - July 10: camera-ready full papers (to prepare a manuscript please follow the IOS Press instructions for authors at: style) - September 22-23: conference

Conference Website: ------------------------- https://klc.vdu.lt/hlt/

Topics: ------------------------- We invite the submission of abstracts on substantial, original, and unpublished research in the area of natural language processing and language technologies, including but not limited to the following: - Compilation of language and speech resources - Language learning resources and NLP - Corpus-based research - Discourse and dialogue - Information retrieval and extraction - Machine learning methods for language technologies - Stylometry and authorship attribution - Sentiment analysis - Text summarization - Question answering - Machine translation - Applications of Language technologies - New language processing tools - Speech recognition and synthesis

Keynote Speakers: ------------------------- - Jan Rybicky, the Pedagogical University of Kraków, Poland - Elena Volodina, University of Gothenburg, Sweden - Daniel Zeman, Charles University, Czech Republic

Submissions: ------------------------- The conference will consist primarily of oral presentations, posters and demo sessions. Abstracts of papers (1000–1500 words) will be anonymously peer-reviewed by at least two members of the Programme Committee. The submissions of extended abstracts should be written in English and anonymized for review. All extended abstracts should be submitted via EasyChair system at https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=baltichlt2020: - as plain text (1000-1500 words including references) or - as PDF files (1000-1500 words including references) by using MS Word or LaTeX template files provided by IOS Press style.

Proceedings: ------------------------- Accepted papers selected by an international programme committee will be published in the official conference proceedings by IOS Press, Online Open Access, Book series: Frontiers in AI and Applications indexed by SCOPUS and Web of Science.

Language: ------------------------- The conference language for presentations and publications is English.

Programme Committee ------------------------- The chair of the Programme Committee is Andrius Utka. The full list of programme committee is being updated and will be available at the conference website.

Local Organising Committee: ------------------------- Andrius Utka (chair) Agnė Bielinskienė Danguolė Kalinauskaitė Jolanta Kovalevskaitė Mindaugas Petkevičius Erika Rimkutė Jurgita Vaičenonienė

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