LINGUIST List 26.2488

Thu May 14 2015

Summer Schools: EUROLAN-2015: 12th Summer School on Linguistic Linked Open Data / Sibiu, Romania

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Date: 12-May-2015
From: Nancy Ide <idecs.vassar.edu>
Subject: EUROLAN-2015: 12th Summer School on Linguistic Linked Open Data / Sibiu, Romania
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EUROLAN-2015: 12th Summer School on Linguistic Linked Open Data / Sibiu, Romania

Host Institution:
Coordinating Institution:
Website: http://eurolan.info.uaic.ro/2015/

Dates: 13-Jul-2015 - 25-Jul-2015
Location: Sibiu, Romania

Focus: This summer school provides a comprehensive overview of Linguistic Linked Open Data.

Minimum Education Level: BA

Description:
EUROLAN 2015 will provide a comprehensive overview of Linguistic Linked Open Data, including introduction to the formalisms for representing linguistic resources using Semantic Web technologies such as the Resource Description
Format (RDF) and the Ontology Web Language (OWL), as well as means to extract knowledge from language resources and exploit it using Semantic Web query languages and reasoning capabilities.

Specific topics treated in the school include, but are not limited to:

- Introduction to the semantic web, linked data and knowledge graphs
- Extracting and integrating knowledge on the web from text, semi-structured and structured data
- Ontologies and reasoning
- Query systems using SPARQL
- Design of domain specific query languages
- Linguistic annotations as linked data
- Annotation interoperability
- Taxonomy extraction
- BabelNet as linked data
- Lexicographic linked data

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

Tuition: 400 EUR

Tuition Explanation: Registration fee includes attendance at all tutorials, supporting materials, coffee breaks, and meals and accommodation in the ULSB premises for the whole School's period.

Registration: 01-May-2015 to 30-Jun-2015

Contact Person: Dana Simian
Phone: 0040 269 216642
Fax: 0040 269 216617
Email: dana.simianulbsibiu.ro

Apply on the web: http://eurolan.info.uaic.ro/2015/registration/

Registration Instructions:
Early registration ends June 10, 2015.

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