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Conference Information

Full Title: 6th International Conference Human Language Technologies: The Baltic Perspective

Short Title: HLT2014
Location: Kaunas, Lithuania
Start Date: 26-Sep-2014 - 27-Sep-2014
Contact: Sigita Dereškevičiūtė
Meeting Email: click here to access email
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Meeting Description: The Sixth Baltic Conference is a great opportunity for researchers in the Baltics and surrounding regions to meet and discuss problems, issues, challenges, and achievements, as well as to foster cooperation in the area of natural language processing and human language technologies.

The event is also important for gathering and consolidating ideas for the following reasons:

- A great urge for Baltic countries to establish and join international research infrastructures
- Potential participation in the EU Research and Innovation programme Horizons 2020 and in the new period of the EU structural funds (2014-2020)


The conference is the successor of the five previous Baltic HLT conferences held in Riga (2004), Tallinn (2005), Kaunas (2007), Riga (2010), and Tartu (2012).

Invited Speakers:

Walter Daelemans, Anwerp University
Adam Kilgarriff, Lexical computing Ltd.
Steven Krauwer, CLARIN ERIC


The Conference is organised by the Centre of Computational Linguistics, Vytautas Magnus University and the company ViaConventus.

Programme Committee:

Chair of the Programme Committee is Gintarė Grigonytė. The full list of programme committee is bein updated and will available at the conference website.


Park Inn Hotel by Radisson
K. Donelaičio str. 27
Kaunas, Lithuania
Linguistic Subfield: Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; Discourse Analysis; Text/Corpus Linguistics
LL Issue: 25.1808

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