LINGUIST List 16.651

Sat Mar 05 2005

Calls: Applied Ling/Lang Acquisition/Taiwan; Comp Ling/UK

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        1.    In-Seok Kim, 3rd Asia-Pacific Association of Multimedia Assisted Language Learning (APAMALL) Conference
        2.    Shalom Lappin, Lambda Calculus, Type Theory and Natural Language


Message 1: 3rd Asia-Pacific Association of Multimedia Assisted Language Learning (APAMALL) Conference

Date: 03-Mar-2005
From: In-Seok Kim <timmykimhananet.net>
Subject: 3rd Asia-Pacific Association of Multimedia Assisted Language Learning (APAMALL) Conference


Full Title: 3rd Asia-Pacific Association of Multimedia Assisted Language
Learning (APAMALL) Conference

Date: 09-Dec-2005 - 11-Dec-2005
Location: Kun Shan Univ. of Technology (Taiwan County), Taiwan
Contact Person: Yuangshan Chuang
Meeting Email: chuangallbest.org
Web Site: http://apamall.org

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; Language
Acquisition; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Translation

Call Deadline: 31-May-2005

Meeting Description:

On behalf of APAMALL and ROCMELIA we are pleased to announce that the 3rd
international conference will be held from December 9 to 11, 2005 at Kun Shan
University in Taiwan. The conference theme is Technology and Multiple
Intelligences for Multimedia Language Acquisition, a new field that has drawn a
lot of research attention in recent years. Several keynote speakers will be
invited to deliver a speech on their recent research. Other areas of research on
multimedia and foreign language teaching and learning will also be presented.

We cordially welcome your participation at our international conference. We are
certain that this conference will give you informative as well as enlightening
experience.

We look forward to seeing you at the conference. Thank you.

Yuangshan Chuang, President
Professor of the English Department
National Kaohsiung Normal University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
chuangallbest.org

In-Seok Kim, President-elect
Professor of ESL and Applied Linguistics
Dongduk Women's University, Seoul, Korea
iskimdongduk.ac.kr

Host Institutions

APAMALL , ROCMELIA
Kun Shan University of Technology (Taiwan)

Co-Sponsors: ROCMELIA, KAMALL

Affiliated Associations: CALICO, EUROCALL, IALLT, LET, and KAMALL

Conference Theme:

Technology and Multiple Intelligences for Multimedia Language Acquisition

Conference Dates and Venue:

December 9, 10 and 11 (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday), 2005
Kun Shan University of Technology (Taiwan County, Taiwan)

Important Dates:

Paper Abstract Submission Deadline: May 31, 2005
Acceptance Notification: June 31, 2005
Final Paper Due: August 31, 2005
Early Registration Deadline: September 31, 2005

Conference Formats:

1. Keynote Speeches will be announced later.
2. Paper Presentation
3. Hypermedia Workshops
4. Courseware Presentation

Finished or near-finished papers and courseware which address well-founded
theories and creative practices are especially encouraged. There are 30
suggested topics of interest related to language education with technology and
listed below for your reference:

1. Language Proficiency Test on the Web
2. Virtual Community Language Instruction
3. Collaborative Learning
4. Communicative Instruction
5. Corpus Linguistics and Language Instruction
6. Courseware Design
7. Courseware Evaluation Models
8. Culture and Language Instruction
9. Educational Simulation and Gaming
10. Expert Systems and Language Instruction
11. Global Education
12. Hypermedia and Language Instruction
13. Intelligent Language Instruction
14. Intelligent Tutoring Systems
15. Interactive Language Instruction
16. Language Instruction Modeling
17. Language Instruction Strategies
18. Learning Motivation and Language Instruction
19. Linguistics and Hypermedia
20. Linguistics and Multimedia
21. Linguistics and Language Instruction
22. Literature and Hypermedia
23. Literature and Multimedia
24. Literature and Language Instruction
25. Multimedia and Distance Language Instruction
26. Multimedia Language Instruction
27. Networked Resources and Language Instruction
28. Society and Language Instruction
29. Authoring Systems
30. Artificial Intelligence and Language Instruction

Correspondence Information

For further information, please contact us at APAMALL.

Email: 2005allbest.org
WWW: http://apamall.org

* APAMALL stands for ''The Asia-Pacific Association of Multimedia Assisted
Language Learning,'' whose members consist of professors, teachers, and students
in mostly Asian countries.

Please pass this notification to your colleagues and friends.


Call for Papers

Step 1: The submission of one page abstract (no more than 300 words)

Each paper should include a title, the author's name, affiliation, and email
address, and a 300-word abstract. The abstract should be submitted for
consideration by May 31, 2005. The acceptance notification will be out by June
31, 2005.

Step 2: The submission of the Proceedings Material

Each Proceedings material should include a title, the author's name,
affiliation, and email address, a 300-word abstract, key words, the main text
and references. Submitted proceedings material should contain not more than 13
pages and must be written in English or Chinese. Chinese papers should include
an English title and abstract. The text should be single-spaced, with the 8.5''
x 11'' layout. The letter font and size should be 12-point Times New Roman.
The paper should be in MS-Word format. Accepted papers will be published in the
proceedings, with the understanding that the author(s) should register.

Please complete the following form and have it emailed together with your paper
including an abstract at:

Email: 2005allbest.org


Title of presentation:

Name of Principal Presenter:

Affiliation and Position:

Equipment needed for presentation:

Language used in presentation:

Fax Number:

Email Address:

Mailing Address:

Telephone Number: _______________ (Office) ______________ (Home)

One-page Abstract

Message 2: Lambda Calculus, Type Theory and Natural Language

Date: 03-Mar-2005
From: Shalom Lappin <lappindcs.kcl.ac.uk>
Subject: Lambda Calculus, Type Theory and Natural Language



Full Title: Lambda Calculus, Type Theory and Natural Language
Short Title: LCTTNL

Date: 12-Sep-2005 - 12-Sep-2005
Location: London, United Kingdom
Contact Person: Chris Fox
Meeting Email: lcttnlfoxearth.org
Web Site: http://lcttnl.foxearth.org

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

Call Deadline: 29-Apr-2005

Meeting Description:

Second workshop on Lambda Calculus, Type Theory and Natural Language

CALL FOR PAPERS
LCTTNL

Lambda Calculus, Type Theory and Natural Language

Monday, 12th September 2005
King's College London
United Kingdom

This is the first call for papers for the second workshop on Lambda Calculus,
Type Theory and Natural Language. The first workshop was held in London in
December 2003. Selected papers from that workshop are shortly to be published in
a special edition of the Journal of Logic and Computation.

This call for papers for the second workshop is also available as a PDF
document, and as plain text.

Scope

Submissions are invited on all aspects of the lambda calculus and its
connection with type theory, natural language, and functional programming.

Important Dates

Call for papers:
Tuesday, 1st March, 2005
Submissions deadline:
Friday, 29th April 2005
Notifications of acceptance:
Friday, 17th June 2005
Final versions due:
Friday, 5th August 2005 (provisional)
Workshop:
Monday, 12th September 2005

Submission Guidelines

Initial papers should be of at most 10 A4 or US Letter size pages, with a
minimum font size of 10pt for the body of the text, and with margins of no less
than 2.5cm (1 inch) all round. Papers should be submitted by email in PDF form,
or as Postscript documents that can be viewed with Ghostscript.

Submitted papers should explain their contribution in both general and technical
terms. They should identify what has been accomplished, explain why it is
significant, and compare it with previous work. Authors should try to make the
technical content of their papers understandable to a broad audience.

Submissions in LATEX are encouraged, prepared using the standard article class
file, avoiding the use of any non-essential packages and style files. LATEX will
be the preferred submission format for final versions of the papers.

Submission Procedure

Authors should submit the PDF or Postscript version of their paper by email to
lcttnlfoxearth.org by Friday, 29th April 2005, formatted according to the
submissions guidelines.

Other Information

Keynote Speaker:
Prof. Ray Turner (University of Essex, UK)

Local Organisers:
Maribel Fernandez (King's College London, UK)
Shalom Lappin (King's College London, UK)

Programme Chair:
Chris Fox (University of Essex, UK)

Programme Committee:
Jan van Eijck (CWI, Netherlands)
Maribel Fernandez (King's College London, UK)
Chris Fox (University of Essex, UK)
Nissim Francez (Technion, Israel)
Dov Gabbay (King's College London, UK)
Chris Hankin (Imperial College London, UK)
Shalom Lappin (King's College London, UK)
Glyn Morrill (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain)
Ian Pratt (University of Manchester, UK)
Aarne Ranta (Chalmers University of Technology, and Göteneborg
University, Sweden)
Phil Scott (University of Ottawa, Canada)
Jacqueline Vauzeilles (University of Paris Nord, France)

Publication:

All accepted papers will be published in proceedings that will be made available
during the workshop. Selected papers will also be considered for inclusion in a
post workshop volume.

Correspondence:
Email: lcttnlfoxearth.org;
Fax: +44 (0)870 054 7770.

Website:
lcttnl.foxearth.org.

Related Events

Prospective participants in this workshop may also be interested in the
following conferences that take place the week before the workshop, 7th-9th
September 2005, at Imperial College London.

LOPSTR 05
(International Symposium on Logic-based Program Synthesis and
Transformation). See http://www.cs.man.ac.uk/~kung-kiu/lopstr/.

SAS'05
(The 12th International Static Analysis Symposium). See
http://www.doc.ic.ac.uk/~clh/sas05.htm.

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