|Full Title:||Celtic Language Technology Workshop 2014|
|Short Title:||CLTW 2014|
|Start Date:||23-Aug-2014 - 23-Aug-2014|
|Meeting Email:||click here to access email|
|Meeting Description:||Celtic Language Technology Workshop (CLTW 2014)
Co-located with COLING 2014, August 23, Dublin, Ireland
Language Technology and Computational Linguistics research innovations in recent years have given us a great deal of modern language processing tools and resources for many languages. Basic language tools like spell and grammar checkers through to interactive systems like Siri, as well as resources like the Trillion Word Corpus, all fit together to produce products and services which enhance our daily lives.
Until relatively recently, languages with smaller numbers of speakers have largely not benefited from attention in this field. However, modern techniques in the field are making it easier to create language tools and resources from fewer resources in a faster time. In this light, many lesser spoken languages are making their way into the digital age through the provision of language technologies and resources.
The Celtic Language Technology Workshop (CLTW) series of workshops provides a forum for researchers interested in developing NLP (Natural Language Processing) resources and technologies for Celtic languages. As Celtic languages are under-resourced, our goal is to encourage collaboration and communication between researchers working on language technologies and resources for Celtic languages.
John Judge, Centre for Global Intelligent Content (CNGL), Dublin City University, Ireland
Teresa Lynn, Centre for Global Intelligent Content (CNGL), Dublin City University, Ireland
Monica Ward, National Centre for Language Technology (NCLT), Dublin City University, Ireland
Brian Ó Raghallaigh, Fiontar, Dublin City University, Ireland
Further information is available on the workshop website at http://fionlive2.dcu.ie/cltw2014/ or by emailing the workshop organisers.
|Linguistic Subfield:||Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Documentation; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Translation|
|Subject Language:||Irish; Gaelic, Scottish; Welsh; Breton; Manx; Cornish|
|Subject Language Family:||Celtic|
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