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Conference Information

Full Title: Practical Applications of Language Corpora

Short Title: PALC 2014
Location: Lodz, Poland
Start Date: 20-Nov-2014 - 22-Nov-2014
Contact: Piotr Pęzik
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Meeting Description: The Institute of English Studies at the University of Łódź is proud to announce that the 9th international conference on Practical Applications of Language Corpora (PALC 2014) will be held over 3 days, 20 to 22 November 2014 (arrival day 19 November), at the University of Lodz Conference Centre in Łódź, Poland.

Since 1997, the PALC conferences have served the international community of corpus linguists by providing a useful forum for the exchange of views and ideas on how corpora and computational tools can be effectively employed to explore and advance our understanding of language both in theoretical research and different areas of practical application.

Plenary Speakers:

The following scholars have accepted our invitation to address the conference as plenary speakers:

Prof. Susan Hunston (University of Birmingham, UK)
Prof. Martin Haspelmath (Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Germany)
Prof. Ian Gregory (Lancaster University, UK)
Prof. John Osborne (University of Savoie, France)
Prof. Adam Przepiórkowski (Institute of Computer Science, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland)
Linguistic Subfield: Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; Historical Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics
LL Issue: 25.902

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