[Elsnet-list] RECITAL 2010, 2nd Call for papers (extended deadline)

Alexandre Patry patryale at iro.umontreal.ca
Mon Feb 15 16:59:45 CET 2010



Meeting of Student Researchers in Natural Language Processing

Université de Montréal and École Polytechnique de Montréal

Montreal, Canada

19 - 22 July 2010





Paper submission deadline: 15 March 2010
Notification to authors: 10 May 2010
Final version submission: 7 June 2010
Conference: 19 - 22 July 2010

The 12th meeting of student researchers in natural language processing
(RECITAL 2010) will be held in Montreal, Canada on 19-22 July 2010. The
conference is jointly organized by the Université de Montréal and the
École Polytechnique de Montréal.

RECITAL is an annual NLP conference giving students and young
researchers the opportunity to present and compare their research work.
This conference will be held jointly with TALN and communications of
both conferences will be published in the same proceedings.

The official conference language is French but English submissions are
accepted for non French-speaking researchers.


Papers pertaining to all areas of NLP are welcome, including (but not
restricted to):

  - Information research and NLP, information extraction, automatic
summarization, Q/A systems;
  - Morphological automatic analysis, syntax, semantics, lexical
semantics, speech;
  - Machine translation and alignment;
  - Human-to-machine communication in natural language;
  - Automatic text generation and text planification;
  - System evaluation;
  - Resources acquisition and resource development (lexicon, ontology,
  - Formal approaches supporting NLP.


Authors must EXCLUSIVELY be PhD students, Master Degree students or
young doctors who defended their PhD thesis less than a year ago.
Submissions co-authored by confirmed researchers must be submitted to

Authors are invited to submit original research work. Submissions will
be reviewed by at least two domain experts. Decisions will be based on
the following criteria :

  - Importance of contribution and originality;
  - Scientific and technical content;
  - Results discussion and comparison to previous work;
  - Presentation organization and clarity;
  - Relevance to the conference topics.

Papers will be selected for oral or poster presentations. All selected
papers will be published in the proceedings and a prize for the best
paper will be awarded.


  - Alexandre Patry (Université de Montréal) [chair]
  - Philippe Langlais (Université de Montréal) [co-chair]
  - Aurélien Max (LIMSI) [co-chair]
  - Jean-Yves Antoine  (Université François-Rabelais)
  - Caroline Barrière (CNRC-ITI)
  - Florian Boudin (RALI, Université de Montréal)
  - Narjès Boufaden (Centre de Recherche en Information de Montréal)
  - Julien Bourdaillet (RALI, Université de Montréal)
  - Marie Candito (Université Paris Diderot)
  - Simon Charest (Druide informatique)
  - Vincent Claveau (IRISA)
  - Anne Dister (Université catholique de Louvain)
  - Patrick Drouin (Université de Montréal)
  - Cécile Fabre (Université de Toulouse / CLLE-ERSS)
  - Marie-Laure Guénot (Équipe-projet Alpage, INRIA Rocquencourt)
  - Thierry Hamon (LIM&BIO, Université Paris 13)
  - Stéphane Huet (RALI, Université de Montréal)
  - Leila Kosseim (Université Concordia)
  - Adrien Lardilleux (Laboratoire GREYC (équipe ISLanD), Université de
Caen Basse-Normandie)
  - Jean-Guy Meunier (Université du Québec à Montréal)
  - Thibault Mondary (Université Paris 13)
  - Philippe Muller (Université Paul Sabatier)
  - Sylwia Ozdowska (Chercheuse indépendante)
  - Aurélie Picton (Observatoire de linguistique Sens-Texte, Université
de Montréal)
  - Jean Quirion (University of Ottawa)
  - Fabienne Venant (Université de Nancy 2)
  - Amal Zouaq (École Polytechnique de Montréal)

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