Computer-aided Acquisition of Semantic Knowledge - CASK

CASK Sorbonne 2008

"Language Data Mining for Intelligent Word Processing"

June, 13th and 14th 2008

 

OBJECTIVES

The aim of the conference is to bring up to date the positions and to exchange views between the specialists of the latest technological achievements of AI & Computer Science and the linguists (both theorists and practitioners) mainly on the newest topics of lexical and grammatical semantics and terminology.

http://www.celta.paris-sorbonne.fr/anasem/CASK-ProjectDescription.html

http://www.celta.paris-sorbonne.fr/anasem/papers/

MAIN TOPICS :

- operationalization : perception and acquisition of properties of linguistic objects

- building and alignment of language ontologies

- comparing different language semantics (towards a post-experimental contrastive linguistics)

- machine learning and knowledge mining technologies for research on human languages

CONFERENCE (JUNE, 13th 2008)

The guest talk will be delivered by dr Uta PRISS (Napier University, School of Computing, Edinburgh, U. K.).

OPEN DISCUSSION PANEL (JUNE, 14th 2008)

Demo of SEMANA, CASK Initiative Software (JUNE, 14th 2008)

LANGUAGE OF THE CONFERENCE: English

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE :

Agnès Piedel (France), André Wlodarczyk (France)

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE :

ARAKAWA Naoya (Japan)

HARADA Yasunari (Japan)

LEPAGE Yves (France)

PRISS Uta (U. K.)

SAUVET Georges (France)

TOKUNAGA Takenobu (Japan)

TSUJII Jun’ichi (Japan)

WLODARCZYK Andre (France)

WLODARCZYK Helene (France)

YOKOYAMA Shoichi (Japan)

YOSHIMOTO Kei (Japan)

 

DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS: MARCH, 15th 2008

Please send your abstract (around 1500 Latin characters, Times 12, with no space between lines) in .doc, .rtf or .pdf format as attachment by e-mail to: piedel.agnieszka@neuf.fr

Please include the following information in the subject header of your email:

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Insert the following author information into the content of your e-mail:

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   Title : Professor/Dr/Mr/Miss/Mrs

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ACCEPTANCE NOTIFICATION: MARCH, 31st 2008

PROGRAMME:

Presentations will be 20 minutes long, with 10 minutes for discussion.

A very limited number of slots will be reserved for longer talks which are intended for presentations of broader scope.

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES: will be announced with the call for participation.

SYMPOSIUM FEES: 50 €.

Details on the registration will be announced on the CELTA web pages and in our Call for Participation.

PROCEEDINGS: The organizer will consider the possibility to edit a CD-ROM with the Proceedings of the Conference. Selected papers will be published in book form.

 

IMPORTANT DATES:

Abstracts due                                   : MARCH, 15th 2008

Acceptance notification                   : MARCH, 31st 2008

Conference                                      : JUNE, 13th 2008

Open Discussion Panel                    : JUNE, 14th 2008

Demo of SEMANA                        : JUNE, 14th 2008 (late afternoon)

 

ADDRESS :

UNIVERSITY PARIS SORBONNE (PARIS 4)

Centre for Theoretical and Applied Linguistics - CELTA

Maison de la recherche

28 rue Serpente, 75006 PARIS

http://www.celta.paris-sorbonne.fr/