LINGUIST List 32.1320

Wed Apr 14 2021

Calls: Uralic; Comp Ling/Russia

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <laurenlinguistlist.org>



Date: 14-Apr-2021
From: Tommi Pirinen <tommi.pirinenuit.no>
Subject: Seventh International Workshop for Computational Linguistics of Uralic Languages
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Full Title: Seventh International Workshop for Computational Linguistics of Uralic Languages
Short Title: IWCLUL 2021

Date: 23-Sep-2021 - 25-Sep-2021
Location: Syktyvkar, Russia
Contact Person: Tommi Pirinen
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: https://conference.krags.ru/sites/default/files/First%20call%20for%20papers_0.html

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Komi-Permyak; Komi-Zyrian; Russian

Language Family(ies): Uralic

Call Deadline: 15-May-2021

Meeting Description:

We invite you to participate in the international scientific conference Electronic writing of the peoples of the Russian Federation 2021 & IWCLUL 2021. The conference is held in the year of the 100th anniversary of the Komi Republic. The conference will take place on September 23–25, 2021 in Syktyvkar (Komi Republic, Russia) in the Komi Republican Academy of State Service and Administration.

The conference is organized with the support of the Government of the Komi Republic.

A wide range of topical issues in the field of language technologies and computational linguistics of the languages of the peoples of the Russian Federation will be addressed during the conference. The main goal of the conference is the cooperation of researchers working on computational approaches to the languages of the peoples of the Russian Federation.

Call for Participation:

The main areas of the conference:
- standardization of alphabets and keyboard layouts;
- font support for electronic writing;
- electronic dictionaries and encyclopedias;
- electronic libraries;
- parsers, analyzers and technologies of stream processing of requests;
- ready-made applications for end users (spelling and grammar checkers, machine translation or speech processing, etc.);
- electronic educational resources;
- language corpora;
- evaluation methods and standards, morphological and syntactic annotation of corpora;
- the functioning of the languages in social media;
- language documentation;
- neural networks;
- ways to stimulate the activity of the language community;
- regulatory support for electronic writing of languages, etc.

The conference includes plenary and thematic sessions. In addition, presentations of finished products, thematic platforms and master classes in certain areas are planned.

The working languages of the conference are Komi, Russian, and English.

All scholars and specialists whose field of research interests is related to theoretical, methodological and applied issues of language technologies and computational linguistics of the languages of the peoples of the Russian Federation, are invited to participate in the conference.

Applications for participation in the conference are accepted in the Registration section of the conference website (https://conference.krags.ru/en/node/add/profile) or by e-mail (conferencekrags.ru) until 15.05.2021.




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