LINGUIST List 12.2896

Mon Nov 19 2001

Calls: Discourse Anaphora,Lang Resources & Evaluation

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  1. Antonio Branco, Discourse Anaphora and Anaphor Resolution (DAARC2002)
  2. Magali Duclaux, LREC 2002 Deadline extension

Message 1: Discourse Anaphora and Anaphor Resolution (DAARC2002)

Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2001 15:05:03 +0000
From: Antonio Branco <>
Subject: Discourse Anaphora and Anaphor Resolution (DAARC2002)


 The 4th International Conference on
 Discourse Anaphora and Anaphor Resolution

 University of Lisbon, Faculty of Sciences
 September 18 - 20, 2002

 Organisers: Antonio Branco, Tony McEnery and Ruslan Mitkov

Following the success of the previous international colloquia
on Discourse Anaphora and Anaphor Resolution at Lancaster
in 1996, 1998 and 2000, the next colloquium in the series will
take place in Lisbon in 2002.

DAARC2002 aims to continue the trend set by the previous DAARC
events, which brought together a wide variety of research on
discourse anaphora and anaphor resolution. Our goal will be
to review this diverse field and consider the results obtained
in recent years.

The DAARC2002 colloquium will take place on the 18-20th September
2002 in Lisbon, Portugal. We would like to invite anyone currently
researching in the areas of discourse anaphora and anaphor
resolution, from any methodological perspective or framework,
to submit a paper for DAARC2002. The closing date for submission
is 1/4/02. Notification of acceptance will be sent by 13/5/02.
Selected papers are expected by 15/6/02 to be included in the

Please send abstracts of no more than 200 words to the DAARC2002
organisers at the following email address:

If you prefer to send an abstract by surface mail, please send
a paper copy of your abstract to the following address:

Prof Antonio Branco,
Universidade de Lisboa
Faculdade de Ciencias
Departmento de Informatica
Campo Grande
1700 Lisboa
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Message 2: LREC 2002 Deadline extension

Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2001 13:43:40 +0100
From: Magali Duclaux <>
Subject: LREC 2002 Deadline extension

 LREC 2002
 Las Palmas,
 27th May 2002-2nd June 2002

Please note that the deadline for abstract
submission has been extended to Tuesday,
27th November 2001.

Format for abstract suibmission:

Submitted abstracts of papers for oral and poster presentations should
consist of about 800 words. Demonstrations of LR and related tools
will be reviewed as well. Please send an outline of about 400
words. If a demo is connected to a paper, please attach the outline to
the paper abstract. All submissions should include a separate title
page, providing the following information: type of proposal (paper for
oral presentation, paper for poster presenta- tion, demo, paper plus
demo); the title to be printed in the programme of the Conference;
names and affiliations of the authors or proposers; the full address
of the first author (or a contact person), including phone, fax,
email, URL; the required facilities for presentation (overhead pro-
jector, data display; other hardware, platforms, communi- cations);
and 5 keywords.

All submissions will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee.
Abstracts can be submitted either via email or regular mail
(hard copy):

1. Electronic submission:
Electronic submission of abstracts should be in ASCII file
format. This file should be sent to: Attn: Antonio Zampolli - LREC chairman.

2. Submission in hard copy:
You may also submit hard copies. Please send five hard
copies to:
Antonio Zampolli � LREC Chairman
Istituto di Linguistica Computazionale del CNR
Area della Ricerca di Pisa, Via G. Moruzzi 1 - 56124 Pisa - ITALY

More information about LREC 2002 is available on the Web site
dedicated to the LREC conferences:
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