First Call for Papers
International Conference CORPORA 2015
Dear colleagues, the Department of Mathematical Linguistics, Faculty of Philology, St. Petersburg State University, together with the Institute for Linguistic Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, and the Department of Educational Technologies in Philology, Faculty of Philology, Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia are happy to announce the details of the VIIth International Conference «Corpus Linguistics 2015» (CORPORA 2015).
The conference will be held in St. Petersburg from the 22th to 26th of June 2015.
The conference is intended to cover a wide range of issues in Corpus Linguistics, of either theoretical or practical value.
The main topics of the conference:
- Theoretical issues of corpus linguistics
- Standards in corpus linguistics
- New tools , methods and techniques in corpus development and use
- Morphological, semantic and syntactic analysis and annotation in corpora
- Specialized corpora
- Parallel and comparable corpora and machine translation
- Spoken corpora
- Text corpora and formal ontologies, thesauri, databases
- Corpus-based linguistic studies
- Application of corpus approaches in education, and humanities
- Corpora application in NLP
Participation in the conference
The authors are kindly asked to send their full or short papers via registration form by the 15th of March 2015. Notice of acceptance will be sent to authors by the 15th of April 2015. Camera-ready papers should be presented by the 1st of May 2015.
Recommendations on paper formatting see on the site of the conference.
In course of review procedure preference will be given to papers fully corresponding to conference topics and actually contributing to corpora development and use. The Proceedings will be published by the Conference opening time and will be indexed by the Russian Science Citation Index.
We kindly ask the authors to follow the requirements concerning camera-ready papers and abstracts. Non-observance of recommendations for authors may be the reason for paper rejection in course of review procedure.
Conference languages: English, Russian.
The conference fee is 60 €; for students, including PhD students, 30 €. This will cover the costs of one copy of the proceedings, coffee break refreshment and other organizing costs. Please note that accommodation is not included in the registration fee. The conference fee shall be paid before May 7, 2015. After this date the fee is 50 % higher. Bank account for registration fees will be given in the Information Letter No. 2.