LINGUIST List 27.956

Tue Feb 23 2016

Summer Schools: 2nd PARSEME Training School/France

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <>

Date: 22-Feb-2016
From: Agata Savary <>
Subject: 2nd PARSEME Training School/France
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Host Institution: University of La Rochelle
Coordinating Institution: Université François Rabelais, Tours

Dates: 27-Jun-2016 - 01-Jul-2016
Location: La Rochelle, France

Focus: Parsing and multi-word expressions
Minimum Education Level: MA
Special Qualifications: The school is open to researchers having research projects dedicated to multi-word expressions. PARSEME members and early-stage researchers have priority. The candidates should have a on-going research project dedicated to multi-word expressions. Assignments (2-5 page manuscripts on the personal research project and readings) are to be prepared by the trainees selected for participation.

PARSEME COST Action IC1207 is dedicated to parsing and multi-word expressions (WMEs). It gathers multidisciplinary experts from 31 countries and is structured in four Working Groups. PARSEME organizes its second Training School in La Rochelle on 27 June - 1 July 2016.

Preliminary Program:

Adam Przepiórkowski and Agnieszka Patejuk (Polish Academy of Sciences and University of Warsaw, Poland)
Verbal phraseology: from a valency dictionary to a parser

Victoria Rosén and Koenraad De Smedt (University of Bergen, Norway)
Studying MWE annotations in treebanks with INESS Search

Jörg Tiedemann (University of Helsinki, Finland) and Fabienne Cap (Uppsala University)
Introduction to machine translation with a focus on MWEs

Posters and group work with an active participation of the trainees

Local Organizers:

Antoine Doucet (University of La Rochelle, France)
Matthieu Constant (Université Paris Est Marne-la-Vallée, France)

Important Dates:

7 March: registration deadline for candidate trainees
25 March: notification about the participants selected for invitation and for funding
27 April: submission of discussion issues and manuscripts (2-5 pages summarizing the personal research) by the trainees
2 June: reading assignments for group work (manuscripts of other trainees from the same group)
20 June: poster booster slides
27 June - 1 July 2016: Training School

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

Language Families: Slavic Subgroup

Tuition: 0 EUR
Financial Aid: Applications accepted until 07-Mar-2016
20-30 participants will be offered grants from the PARSEME COST action to reimburse their travel and stay. They must be affiliated in one of the PARSEME member countries (

Financial Aid Instructions:
See the event's page for details of the grant.

Registration: 22-Feb-2016 to 07-Mar-2016
Contact Person: Agata Savary

Apply on the web:

Registration Instructions:

Page Updated: 23-Feb-2016