[Elsnet-list] 2nd CFP: EACL Workshop on Making sense of sense

Nancy Ide ide at cs.vassar.edu
Tue Dec 13 15:03:47 CET 2005


EACL 2006 Workshop on

Making Sense of Sense:
Bringing Psycholinguistics and Computational Linguistics Together

April 4, 2006, Trento, Italy

http://www.cs.vassar.edu/~ide/EACL06WS/

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SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS
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The EACL 2006 Workshop on Making Sense of Sense: Bringing  
Psycholinguistics and Computational Linguistics Together will be  
hosted in conjunction with the 11th Conference of the European  
Chapter of
the Association for Computational Linguistics that will take
place April 3-7, 2006, in Trento, italy.


* TOPICS

Although research on lexical ambiguity has a long history in the  
field of psycholinguistics, work in this area is rarely considered in  
debates concerned with identifying relevant sense distinctions for  
NLP. Recent research in the field of psycholinguistics may offer  
significant insight into the sense distinctions that humans readily  
recognize. This workshop will explore approaches to the problem of  
sense distinction from the viewpoint of both computational linguists  
and psycholinguists, in order to bring the work in each field to bear  
on the problem.


* SUBMISSIONS

Authors are invited to submit full papers on original,
unpublished work in the topic area of this workshop.  Submissions
should be formatted using the EACL 2006 stylefiles with overt
author and affiliation information and not exceeding 8 pages.
The EACL 2006 stylefiles are available at
http://eacl06.itc.it/submission/submission.htm

Please send your PDF file no later than January 6, 2006, to
eacl2006 at cs.vassar.edu.

Each submission will be reviewed at least by two members of the
program committee. Accepted papers will be published in the
workshop proceedings.

Dual submissions to the main EACL 2006 conference and this
workshop are allowed; if you submit to the main session, do
indicate this when you submit to the workshop.  If your paper is
accepted for the main session, you should withdraw your paper
from the workshop upon notification by the main session.


* REGISTRATION

Information on registration and registration fees will be
provided at the conference web page.


* IMPORTANT DATES

January 6, 2006   - Deadline for workshop papers
January 27, 2006  - Notification of acceptance
February 10, 2006 - Camera-ready papers due
April 4, 2006 - Workshop date

As the schedule is extremely tight, deadline extensions are NOT
possible.


* PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Christiane Fellbaum, Princeton University (USA) (co-organizer)
David Gorfein, University of Texas at Arlington (USA)
Graeme Hirst, University of Toronto (CA)
Nancy Ide, Vassar College (USA) (co-organizer)
Diana McCarthy, University of Sussex, UK
Gregory Murphy, New York University (USA)
James Pustejovsky, Brandeis University (USA)
Philip Resnik, University of Maryland (USA)
Dan Tufis, Romanian Academy (RO)
Yorick Wilks, University of Sheffield (UK)


* FURTHER INFORMATION

Workshop web page
http://www.cs.vassar.edu/~ide/EACL06WS/

Conference web page
http://eacl06.itc.it/

EACL 2006 Workshops site
http://www.science.uva.nl/~mdr/EACL2006Workshops/


* CONTACT INFORMATION

Workshop email address: eacl2006 at cs.vassar.edu

General contact:

Nancy Ide
Department of Computer Science
Vassar College
Poughkeepsie, New York 12604-0520 USA
email: ide at cs.vassar.edu
tel: (+1 845) 437 5988
fax: (+1 845) 437 7498


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