LINGUIST List 31.729

Wed Feb 19 2020

Confs: Comp Ling, General Ling/Germany

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Date: 19-Feb-2020
From: Titus von der Malsburg <malsburguni-potsdam.de>
Subject: 26th Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing Conference
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26th Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing Conference
Short Title: AMLaP 2020


Date: 03-Sep-2020 - 05-Sep-2020
Location: Berlin/Potsdam, Germany
Contact: Shravan Vasishth
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: https://amlap2020.org/

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics

Meeting Description:

The 26th Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing Conference (AMLaP) will take place at the University of Potsdam, Germany, Sept 3–5, 2020.

Call for Papers:

We solicit abstract submissions from all areas of human language processing – computational, experimental, and theoretical.

Special session: Computational Models of Language Processing

Keynote speakers:
Tal Linzen, Johns Hopkins University
Andrea Martin, MPI for Psycholinguistics
Colin Phillips, University of Maryland
Milena Rabovsky, University of Potsdam
Jeff Rouder, University of Missouri
Julie Van Dyke, Haskins Laboratories

Satellite events:
First South Asian Forum on the Acquisition and Processing of Language
(SAFAL), Sept 2, https://sites.google.com/view/safal2020/home

Fourth Summer School on Statistical Methods for Linguistics and
Psychology (SMLP), Sept 7–11, https://vasishth.github.io/smlp2020/

Further highlights:
- Unconference-style sessions for freewheeling interaction. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unconference

- Abstract format:
- Second page for plots and materials.
- Optional third page for additional materials if the investigated
language is not English.
- (More details soon on the submission page. Submissions will open 1 April, 2020)

- Talks will be livestreamed.
- Conference site can be conveniently reached from Berlin and Potsdam.

Important dates:
Abstract submission opens: April 1
Abstract submission deadline: April 17
(Deadline extension not anticipated due to tight schedule)
Decisions announced: May 31
Deadline early bird registration: June 6

Conference Schedule will be available soon at https://amlap2020.org/program/




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