Call for Workshops & Tutorials

Call For Workshops & Tutorials

NLDB 2015 invites submissions of workshop and tutorial proposals. NLDB is a traditional venue for sharing and discussing the latest scientific results in the field of natural language processing, semantic computing and associated areas.

Workshop proposals are encouraged to cover the following topics (but not restricted to):

– Focused discussions in topics related to the NLDB community
– Emerging areas of interest
– Applications of natural language processing and semantic computing in specific domains
– Cross-disciplinary topics to facilitate the bridging of two or more research fields
– Techniques and methods from other research fields that are of relevance for natural language processing (e.g. usability)
– Workshop proposals on the special track topic on cognitive and semantic computing and related areas

Submission Guidelines

Each workshop or tutorial proposal will be reviewed by the members of the workshop programme committee.

The proposals should contain the following information:

Workshops
Motivation & suitability of the topic to the NLDB community
Target audience
Duration (full/half day)
Planned program (invited talks, papers, demos, poster session)
Topics of interest
Organizing committee and list of PC members
Previous editions of the workshop

Tutorials
Motivation & suitability of the topic to the NLDB community
Topics covered by the tutorial
Short CV of the presenters
Duration
Target audience
Previous editions of the tutorial

Proposals have to be submitted via email to christin.seifert [AT] uni-passau.de with the subject “NLDB 2015”

Important Dates

February 12, 2015 Workshop/Tutorial proposals due
February 25, 2015 Notification of acceptance
March 05, 2015 Workshop/Tutorial website due
June 01, 2015 Workshop camera-ready proceedings due

Workshops/Tutorials will be held on June 16th, 2015.

Workshop Chairs

Christin Seifert, University of Passau, Germany
Andre Freitas, University of Passau, Germany / Insight, Ireland