LINGUIST List 11.424

Mon Feb 28 2000

Calls: Discourse Analysis, Artificial Intelligence

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Message 1: Discourse Analysis

Date: Sun, 27 Feb 2000 22:30:25 +0000
From: martin.hartung <martin.hartunggespraechsforschung.de>
Subject: Discourse Analysis


CALL FOR PARTICIPATION

6. Freiburger Arbeitstagung
Neuere Entwicklungen in der Gespr�chsforschung

Gespr�chsforschung 2000
Universit�t Freiburg (Germany), 29. bis 31. M�rz 2000

PROGRAM and REGISTRATION information available at:
http://www.gespraechsforschung.de

Organisation:
Martin Hartung (Konstanz) & Arnulf Deppermann (Frankfurt)

Contact:	
Martin Hartung (hartunggespraechsforschung.de)
Universit�t Konstanz
FG Sprachwissenschaft
78457 Konstanz


PROGRAM

Mittwoch 29. M�rz 2000

9:00
Martin Hartung (Konstanz) / Arnulf Deppermann (Frankfurt):
Gespr�chsforschung 2000 - Themen, Methoden und Technologien

10:00
Angela Leister (Chemnitz):
Ich, Du , Er - Versuch einer Systematisierung von Adressierungsvarianten bei 
problemhaften Situationen w�hrend des Arbeitens an Personalcomputern

11:00
Axel Schmidt (Frankfurt):
"Dissen" - Abgrenzung und Konfliktaustragung in jugendlichen Peer-Groups

12:00
Luise Springer (K�ln):
Interaktive und mediale Aspekte bei der Analyse von m�ndlichen Diskursen

13:00 - 15:00 Mittagspause

15:00
Martin Hartung (Konstanz):
Aufnahmetechnik (Mikrophon, Aufzeichnungsger�t) und digitale Bearbeitung 
von Tonaufzeichnungen am PC (Transkription) 

16:00
Martin Hartung (Konstanz):
Elektronische Medien als Instrumente f�r die wissenschaftliche Arbeit - 
Datenbanken, Internet, Online-Publikation

17:30
Reinhard Fiehler (Mannheim) / Wolfgang Schneider (Dortmund):
M�glichkeiten gespr�chsanalytischer Arbeit mit der Datenbank 
'Gesprochenes Deutsch' am Institut f�r Deutsche Sprache

18:15
Diana Ingenhoff / Walter Schmitz (Essen):
ComTrans: Ein Multimedia-Tool f�r die wissenschaftliche Transkription und 
Analyse von Kommunikation

Donnerstag 30. M�rz 2000

9:00
Thomas Spranz-Fogasy (Mannheim):
Das letzte Wort - Zum kommunikativen Handeln gesellschaftlicher 
F�hrungskr�fte

10:00
Swen Osterkamp (Bielefeld): Linguistische Gespr�chsanalyse trifft 
mathematische Wirtschaftsforschung - Zum Einflu� der Argumentation in 
Verhandlungen

11:00
Susanne Scheiter (M�nchen):
"Kenn� Sie den?" - warum in Verhandlungen Witze erz�hlt werden

12:00
Gurly Schmidt (Konstanz):
Konversationsanalyse von Internet-Chatgespr�chen mithilfe von Screen 
Filming Software

13:00 - 15:00 Mittagspause

15:00
Bettina Baron (Konstanz):
Ethnographisch gest�tzte Analyse audiovisueller Daten - (K)ein Feld der 
Gespr�chsforschung?

16:00
Workshop in 4 Gruppen:
Transkript, Audio, Video: Bestimmt das Aufzeichnungsmedium das Ergebnis?

Moderation:
Arnulf Deppermann (Frankfurt), Thomas Spranz-Fogasy (Mannheim)
Stephan Habscheid (Chemnitz), Heiko Hausendorf (Bielefeld)

17:30
Abschlu�diskussion des Workshops


Freitag 31. M�rz 2000

9:00
Karin Birkner / Peter Gilles (Freiburg):
Regionale Intonationsverl�ufe & Konversationelle Funktionen

10:00
Frank Schlichting (T�bingen):
Prosodische Markierung von Sprecherwechseln im Schw�bischen

11:00
Barbara Buri / Johanna Ziberi / Marc Matter (Bern):
Dialektloyalit�t und Dialektwandel in der Schweiz


12:00 - 13:00 Mittagspause

13:00
Sylvia Bendel (Z�rich):
Problemgespr�che an der Hotelreception: Kommunikationsberatung durch 
Methodenmix

14:00
Guido Schnieders (M�nchen):
Zur Diskursanalyse von Emotionen: Ver�rgerung in telefonischen 
Reklamationsgespr�chen

15:00
Bettina Wetzel-Kranz (Basel):
Mehrsprachige fachsprachliche Kommunikation am Beispiel der trinationalen 
Ingenieurausbildung am Oberrhein

16:00
Tagungsende



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Dr. Martin Hartung
hartunggespraechsforschung.de
Universit�t Konstanz
FG Sprachwissenschaft 
78457 Konstanz

Singener Str.38
78315 Radolfzell
07732 / 988 263
Fax 089 / 66617-59723
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Message 2: Sixth Pacific Rim International Conf/Artificial Intelligence - PRICAI2000

Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2000 16:36:19 +1100
From: Achim Hoffmann <achimcse.unsw.edu.au>
Subject: Sixth Pacific Rim International Conf/Artificial Intelligence - PRICAI2000


==========================================================================

 The 2nd CALL FOR PAPERS

 Sixth Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence
 (PRICAI 2000)
 August 28 - September 1, 2000

 Melbourne Convention Centre
 Cnr Flinders & Spencer Streets
 Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

 http://www3.cm.deakin.edu.au/pricai/
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*********** What's new ********************************
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** Deadlines are approaching ... **
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** IMPORTANT DATES FOR PAPER SUBMISSIONS: **
** --------- Revised deadlines --------- **
** March 17, 2000 Submission deadline for papers **
** May 8, 2000 Notification **
** June 9, 2000 Camera-ready copy deadline **
*******************************************************



The Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (PRICAI)
is the leading conference in the Pacific Rim region for presentation of
research in Artificial Intelligence, including its applications to problems 
of social and economic importance. The objectives of PRICAI are:

 to provide a forum for the introduction and discussion of new research
 results, concepts, & technologies;

 to provide practising engineers exposure to and an evaluation of evolving
 research, tools, and practices;

 to provide the research community exposure to the problems of practical
 applications of AI; and

 to encourage the exchange of AI technologies and experience within Pacific
 Rim countries.

PRICAI 2000 attempts to meet the needs of a large and diverse constituency,
which includes researchers, practitioners, educators, and users. Topics of
PRICAI 2000 include:

Abduction Knowledge discovery & Data mining
Adaptive interface Knowledge management
Agents Knowledge representation
AI architectures Logic programming
Artificial life Machine learning
Bayesian networks Machine translation
Belief revision Mobile agents
Cognitive modelling Model-based reasoning
CSCW and AI Multimedia and AI
Common sense reasoning Multiagent systems
Computational complexity Music and AI
Computational learning theory Natural language processing
Complex systems Neural networks
Computer-aided education Nonmonotonic reasoning
Constraint satisfaction Ontological engineering
Decision theory Planning
Description logics Probabilistic reasoning
Distributed AI Qualitative reasoning
Emergent computing Real-time systems
Foundation of AI Reinforcement learning
Fuzzy Logics Robotics
Game playing Scientific discovery
Genetic algorithms Search
Image processing Software engineering and AI
Induction Spatial reasoning
Industrial applications of AI Speech and spoken dialog understanding
Intelligent CAD Temporal reasoning
Intelligent information gathering Text analysis
Intelligent learning environment Theorem proving
Internet and AI User modelling
Knowledge acquisition, Virtual reality
 modeling and validation Vision
Knowledge-based systems Aspects of AI not otherwise listed


Submission
- --------
Papers describing both theoretical and applied research in AI are welcome.

Papers should be no longer than 10 pages including all tables, figures, and
references but excluding a cover page. Over-length papers may be rejected
without review.

Submissions should preferably use the LaTeX style file llncs.sty provided by
Springer and available from
 ftp://arp.anu.edu.au/pub/llncs.sty
Submissions not prepared in LaTeX should conform approximately to the 
default configuration of the llncs style: single column, 10 point text, 
122mm text width, no more than 46 lines per page.

Authors must submit an electronic titlepage. Point a web browser at

 http://arp.anu.edu.au/pricai2000/submit.html

and complete the form there. The required information is:
- Title of the paper
- Author names with affiliations, addresses, and phone numbers;
- Email address of the contact author;
- Abstract of no more than 200 words;
- At least 1 and no more than 4 content areas selected from the list above.

All papers should be sent electronically to:

 pricai2000-papersarp.anu.edu.au

Postscript is preferred (optionally compressed or gzipped). Other formats 
such as PDF or MsWord may be accepted at the discretion of the Program Chair.

If you have any query for submission, please contact John K. Slaney
"jksarp.anu.edu.au".


Multiple submission policy for papers
- -----------------------------------
Papers that are being submitted to other conferences, whether verbatim or
in essence, must reflect this fact on the title page. If a paper is accepted
at another conference (with the exception of specialised workshops), it must
be withdrawn from PRICAI 2000. Papers that do not meet these requirements 
are subject to rejection without review.

Call for Workshop Proposals
- -------------------------
Proposals for workshops in specific fields of AI should be submitted to:
Workshop chair: Huan Liu (NUS)
Email: liuhcomp.nus.edu.sg
Details can be obtained from the PRICAI 2000 web page at
http://www3.cm.deakin.edu.au/pricai/

Call for Tutorial Proposals
- -------------------------
Proposals for tutorials in specific fields of AI should be submitted to:
Tutorial chair: Eric Tsui (CSC)
Email: Eric_Tsuicsc.com.au,
Details can be obtained from the PRICAI 2000 web page at
http://www3.cm.deakin.edu.au/pricai/

IMPORTANT DATES FOR PAPER SUBMISSIONS:
- ------- Revised deadlines ---------
March 17, 2000 Submission deadline for papers 
May 8, 2000 Notification
June 9, 2000 Camera-ready copy deadline
- ------------------------------------

IMPORTANT DATES FOR WORKSHOP & TUTORIAL PROPOSALS:
- ------------------------------------------------
March 17, 2000 Submission deadline for Workshops and Tutorials
March 31, 2000 Workshop and tutorial notification 

Review
- ----
All submissions will be reviewed on the basis of relevance, originality,
significance, soundness and clarity. Three referees will review each
submission.

Publication
- ---------
Papers accepted for presentation at PRICAI 2000 will be published in LNAI,
the series of Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, from Springer-Verlag.

Invited speakers as of Dec.25, 1999
- ---------------------------------

(1) Professor Nick Jennings
 Dept. of Electronic Engineering
 Queen Mary & Westfield College
 University of London

title:Automated Haggling: Building Artificial Negotiators

(2) Prof. Shun-ichi Amari
 RIKEN Brain Science Institute
 Director of Brain-Style Information Systems Research Group
 Laboratory for Information Synthesis, Head
 Japan

title:Information Geometry of Neural Networks

(3) Randy Goebel
 Professor of Department of Computing Science
 University of Alberta

title:Knowledge representation, belief revision, and the challenge of optimality.

(4) Qiang Yang 
 Professor of the School of Computing Science
 Simon Fraser University (SFU), British Columbia
 Canada

title:New-generation Search and Information Retrieval on the Web


Contact Information
- -----------------
For PC matters, please contact:
Riichiro Mizoguchi
PC Co-Chair
Email: mizei.sanken.osaka-u.ac.jp
The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research
Osaka University
8-1 Mihogaoka, Ibaraki, Osaka, 567-0047 Japan
Phone: +81-6-6879-8415, 2125
Fax: +81-6-6879-2126
URL: http://www.ei.sanken.osaka-u.ac.jp/

For general information, please contact:
Marg Scarlett
PRICAI 2000 Conference Secretariat
C/- The Conference Organisers Pty Ltd
PO Box 1127
Sandringham Victoria 3191
AUSTRALIA

 Ph: +61 3 9521 8881
 Fax: +61 3 9521 8889
 Email: conforgozemail.com.au

Latest information regarding PRICAI 2000 is available at
http://www3.cm.deakin.edu.au/pricai/

- ----------------------------------
Conference Organisation:

General chair: Geoffrey Webb (Deakin Univ.)
Program committee Co-chairs: Riichiro Mizoguchi (Osaka Univ.)
 John Slaney (Australian National Univ.)
Organising chair: Chengqi Zhang (Deakin Univ.)
Workshop chair: Huan Liu (National University of Singapore)
Tutorial chair: Eric Tsui (Computer Science Corporation)
Publicity chair: Achim Hoffmann (University of New South Wales)


Program Committee Members:

Edward Altman, Kent Ridge Digital Labs, Singapore
Sung-Bae Cho, Yonsei University, Korea
John Debenham, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Norman Foo, University of New South Wales, Australia
Scott D. Goodwin, University of Regina, Canada
Jieh Hsiang, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Mitsuru Ishizuka University of Tokyo, Japan
David Israel, SRI International, USA
Shyam Kapur, Infoseek, USA
Shigenobu Kobayashi, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Alfred Kobsa, GMD FIT, Germany
Jae Kyu Lee, KAIST, Korea
Dayou Liu, Jilin University, P. R. China 
H. Lee-Kwang, KAIST, Korea
Hing-Yan Lee, Kent Ridge Digital Labs, Singapore
Chee-Kit Looi, Kent Ridge Digital Labs, Singapore
Yuji Matsumoto, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Satoru Miyano, University of Tokyo, Japan
Hideyuki Nakashima, ETL, Japan
Fred Popowich, Simon Fraser University, Canada
R. Sadananda, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand
M. Sasikumar, National Centre for Software Technology, India
Zhongzhi Shi, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P. R. China
Keith Stenning, Edinburgh University, UK
Leon Sterling, University of Melbourne, Australia
Benjamin Watson, University of Alberta, Canada
Albert Wu, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, P. R. China 
Takahira Yamaguchi, Shizuoka University, Japan
Wai-kiang Yeap, University of Otago, New Zealand
Ingrid Zukerman, Monash University, Australia
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