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Confs: Wordnet Structures and Standardization

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  1. Claudia Kunze, Programme for LREC 2002 Workshop on Wordnets

Message 1: Programme for LREC 2002 Workshop on Wordnets

Date: Fri, 29 Mar 2002 12:16:44 +0100 (MET)
From: Claudia Kunze <>
Subject: Programme for LREC 2002 Workshop on Wordnets

"Workshop on Wordnet Structures and Standardization and how these
affect Wordnet Applications and Evaluation"

Workshop held in conjunction with the Third Language Resources and
Conference (LREC2002) in Las Palmas, Spain

		**28th of May, 2002**

Organizing Committee:

Dimitris N. Christodoulakis, Patras University, Greece
Claudia Kunze / Lothar Lemnitzer, University of Tuebingen, Germany
Karel Pala, Brno University, Czech Republic

 8:30 - 13:30	Morning Session: Wordnet Applications, Evaluation
		and Standardization
		(Chairs: Claudia Kunze, Lothar Lemnitzer)

 8:30 - 8:45	Welcome & Introduction; Overview about the workshop

 8:45 - 9:30	**KEYNOTE SPEECH**

		Christiane Fellbaum (University of Princteon):
		Going global: Issues in the standardization of wordnets

 9:30 - 11:00	Session I: Evaluation and Applications of Wordnets
		(3 papers: 20 min presentation, 10 min discussion each)

		 9:30 - 10:00 Neeme Kahusk (University of Tartu):
		A Lexicographer's Tool for Word Sense Tagging according
		to Wordnet

		10:00 - 10:30 Piklu Gupta & Lothar Rostek (Fraunhofer
		Institut Darmstadt):
		Evaluation and Consistency Checking of Semantic Relations
		in GermaNet

		10:30 - 11:00 Graham Katz, Jahn-Takeshi Saito, Joachim
		Wagner, Philip Reuter, Sabine Reinhard & Michael Burke
	 (University of Osnabrueck):
		Evaluation of GermaNet: Problems using GermaNet for
		Automatic Word Sense Disambiguation

11:00 - 11:30	Coffee break

11:30 - 13:00	Session II: Standardization of Wordnets and Wordnet
		(3 papers: 20 min presentation, 10 min discussion each)

		11:30 - 12:00 Karel Pala & Pavel Smrz (University of
		Brno): Glosses in WordNet 1.5 and their Standardization

		12:00 - 12:30 Lothar Lemnitzer & Claudia Kunze
		(University of Tuebingen):
		Standardizing GermaNet for web-based Applications

		12:30 - 13:00 Tomas Pavelek & Karel Pala (University of
		Wordnet Standardization from a practical point of view

13:00 - 13:30	Overall Discussion and Conclusion for 1st Part of
		the Workshop:

		* standardization and compatibility guidelines
		* application and evaluation scenarios envisaged
		* future actions

13:30 - 14:30	Lunch break

14:30 - 19:30	Afternoon Session: Wordnet Structures and Applications
		for the less-studied Languages
		(Chairs: Dimitris N. Christodoulakis, Karel Pala)

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14:30 - 15:00	**Introduction Speech**

		Prof. Dimitris N. Christodoulakis (University of Patras):
		Structures of Semantic Networks
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15:00 - 15:30	Dan Tufis (Romania Academy) & Dan Cristea (A.I. Cuza
		University): Methodological issues in building the
		Romanian Wordnet and consistency checks in Balkanet

15:30 - 16:00	Gabor Proszeky (MorfoLogic & Marton Mihaltz (Eotvos Lorand
		University, Budapest):
		Automatism and User Interaction: Building a Hungarian

16:00 - 16:00	D. Avramidis, M. Kyriakopoulou, G. Kourousias, S. Stamou &
		M. Tzagarakis (University of Patras, CTI Patras):
		Viewing Semantic Networks as Hypermedia

16:30 - 17:00	Coffee break

17:00 - 17:30	I. - D. Koutsoumpos, M. Tzagkarakis & D. Christodoulakis
		(University of Patras, CTI Patras):
		Requirements for Domain-Specific Wordnets

17:30 - 18:00	Kadri Vider (University of Tartu):
		Notes about labeling semantic relations in Estonian

18:00 - 18:30	Irina V. Azarova, Olga A. Mitrofanova, Anna Sinopalnikova
		& Ilya Oparin (State University St-Petersburg):
		Building the Lexical Database for the Russian Language

18:30 - 19:00	Natalia V. Loukachevitch & Boris V. Dordov (Moscow
		State University):
		Development and Use of Thesaurus of Russian Language

19:00 - 19:30	Overall Discussion and Conclusion for the 2nd Part of the
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