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Session 9 - Eric Wehrli: Experimental and computational approaches to language and linguistics

The field of computational linguistics has witnessed major developments over the last few years, in particular with respect to empirical approaches --which exploit ever larger corpora -- but also with respect to the variety of languages and language families taken into consideration.

In line with the themes and the objectives of the Congress, this session is open to all the major topics of computational linguistics, with particular emphasis on attempts to combine symbolic and statistical approaches (hybrid models), in the classical subdomains of linguistics (lexicology/lexicography, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, psycholinguistics, etc.). Papers on computational models of linguistic theories are also welcome, as are computational linguistic applications.

25.07.2013   10:30-12:30

Chair: Eric Wehrli

10:30 - 11:00 Martin VOLK
Building a Multilingual Heritage Corpus. A Case Study in Digital Humanities
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11:00 - 11:30 Giuseppe G. A. CELANO
The Ancient Greek Dependency Treebank: Grammatical and Technical Nodes
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12:00 - 12:30 Michael PIOTROWSKI
Towards Concept-Based Information Retrieval for Historical Texts
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25.07.2013   16:30-18:30

Chair: Martin Volk

16:30 - 17:30 Eric WEHRLI
Collocations and anaphora resolution in machine translation
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17:30 - 18:00 Anne ABEILLE et al.
French polar questions: a corpus study
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18:00 - 18:30 Lyne DA SYLVA et al.
Lexical semantics and automatic indexing: using semantic relations, predicates and arguments
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25.07.2013   18:30-19:30

Title: -- Poster session --
Chair: Paola Merlo

18:30 - 19:30 Dosya DUBRAVSKA
The Phenomenon of English Composites
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18:30 - 19:30 Katarzyna KLESSA
Computer-assisted analysis of scalar features in spoken language corpora
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26.07.2013   10:30-12:30

Chair: Anne Abeillé

10:30 - 11:00 Pierre ZWEIGENBAUM
Apport des classes de mots induites à la détection supervisée d'entités nommées: succès et limites
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11:00 - 11:30 Kamel NEBHI
Extraction de relations basées sur une Ontologie pour le Web Sémantique
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11:30 - 12:00 Jorge Antonio LEONI DE LEON
Système de gestion et annotation (semi-)automatique de corpus linguistiques numériques
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12:00 - 12:30 Lorenza RUSSO
La proximité linguistique en traduction automatique: le cas de l'italien et du français
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26.07.2013   14:00-16:00

Chair: Pierre Zweigenbaum

14:00 - 14:30 Paola MERLO
Multilingual computational models for the study of language
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14:30 - 15:00 Sarah EBLING et al.
Automatic Translation of German Train Announcements into Swiss German Sign Language
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15:00 - 15:30 Fatiha PARAHYBA DECHICHA
Machine translation: the end of language barriers and human translation?
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15:30 - 16:00 Francesca STRIK LIEVERS et al.
A Methodology for the Extraction of Lexicalized Synaesthesia from Corpora
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27.07.2013   09:30-10:30

Chair: Jorge Antonio Leoni de León

09:30 - 10:00 Kazuko TANABE et al.
Newspaper Corpus Based Lexical Grammtical Analysis of Sino-Japanese Words
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10:00 - 10:30 Mathias FÜRER et al.
Writing phases reconsidered: contexts, scales, typologies
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