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'''Elected Officers'''
 
'''Elected Officers'''
  
* Anssi Yli-Jyrä (President)
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* 2012-2015 Andreas Maletti (President), Thomas Hanneforth (Treasurer), Måns Hulden (Secretary)
* Thomas Hanneforth (Treasurer)
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* 2010-2012 Anssi Yli-Jyrä (President), Thomas Hanneforth (Treasurer), Laurette Pretorius (Secretary)  
* Laurette Pretorius (Secretary)  
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The term of the elected officers started on 11 May, 2010 and is to end in 2012.  Thus the new elections  
 
The term of the elected officers started on 11 May, 2010 and is to end in 2012.  Thus the new elections  
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'''Other Positions:'''
 
'''Other Positions:'''
  
* Liaison Representative in ACL 2012: Matthieu Constant
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* Liaison Representative in ACL 2013: Andreas Maletti
 
* Email List Resource Manager:  Thomas Hanneforth
 
* Email List Resource Manager:  Thomas Hanneforth
* Web Site Resource Manager: Thomas Hanneforth, Anssi Yli-Jyrä
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* Web Site Resource Manager: Thomas Hanneforth, Anssi Yli-Jyrä, Andreas Maletti
* Web Content Resource Manager: Thomas Hanneforth, Anssi Yli-Jyrä
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* Web Content Resource Manager: Thomas Hanneforth, Anssi Yli-Jyrä, Andreas Maletti
  
 
== International Advisory Committee ==
 
== International Advisory Committee ==
  
The members of the International Advisory Committee (IAC) were nominated already in 2010 and 2012 by the elected officers and they are to continue at this position for the year 2012 and stay in the board beyond this by default.
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The members of the International Advisory Committee (IAC) were nominated in 2010 and 2012 by the elected officers and they are will continue to serve as board members until further notice.
  
* Matthieu Constant (Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée, France)
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* Matthieu Constant (Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée, France) — since 2010
* Tim Fernando (Computer Science Department, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland) 2012-
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* Tim Fernando (Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland) — since 2012
* Colin de la Higuera (Nantes University, France)
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* Thomas Hanneforth (University of Potsdam, Germany) — since 2010 — Treasurer
* Måns Hulden (University of Helsinki, Finland) 2012-
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* Colin de la Higuera (Nantes University, France) — since 2010
* Lauri Karttunen (Stanford University, USA)
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* Måns Hulden (University of Helsinki, Finland) — since 2012 — Secretary
* Kevin Knight (USC/Information Sciences Institute, USA)
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* Lauri Karttunen (Stanford University, USA) — since 2010
* András Kornai (Harvard University, USA & Budapest Institute of Technology, Hungary)
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* Kevin Knight (USC/Information Sciences Institute, USA) — since 2010
* Marco Kuhlman (Uppsala University, Department of Linguistics and Philology, Sweden) 2012-
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* András Kornai (Harvard University, USA & Budapest Institute of Technology, Hungary) — since 2010
* Andreas Maletti (University of Stuttgart, Germany)
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* Marco Kuhlmann (Uppsala University, Department of Linguistics and Philology, Sweden) — since 2012
* Jakub Piskorski (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw)
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* Andreas Maletti (University of Stuttgart, Germany) — since 2010 — President
* Bruce W. Watson (University of Pretoria, SA & Technical University of Eindhoven, The Netherlands)
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* Jakub Piskorski (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw) — since 2010
* Menno van Zaanen (Tilburg University, The Netherlands)
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* Laurette Pretorius (University of South Africa, South Africa) — since 2010
* Lynette van Zijl (Stellenbosch University, SA)
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* Atro Voutilainen (University of Helsinki, Finland) — since 2012
* the elected officers
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* Bruce W. Watson (University of Pretoria, SA & Technical University of Eindhoven, The Netherlands) — since 2010
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* Anssi Yli-Jyrä (University of Helsinki, Finland) — since 2010
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* Menno van Zaanen (Tilburg University, The Netherlands) — since 2010
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* Lynette van Zijl (Stellenbosch University, SA) — since 2010
  
 
Although the IAB is not directly elected, any SIGFSM member can contact a board member or the elected officers in order to propose a new IAB member.  We would like to see that the board has representatives for different continents, countries, FSM schools and other interests felt in the field.  Obviously, this goal is not yet fully achieved.  Please help improve the representativeness of the board!
 
Although the IAB is not directly elected, any SIGFSM member can contact a board member or the elected officers in order to propose a new IAB member.  We would like to see that the board has representatives for different continents, countries, FSM schools and other interests felt in the field.  Obviously, this goal is not yet fully achieved.  Please help improve the representativeness of the board!
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An official Business Meeting is needed when we have higly controversial or constitutional matters to be discussed.  The dates of these meetings are separately announced to the SIGFSM members by email or in the home page of an endorsed workshop or conference.
 
An official Business Meeting is needed when we have higly controversial or constitutional matters to be discussed.  The dates of these meetings are separately announced to the SIGFSM members by email or in the home page of an endorsed workshop or conference.
  
* A SIGFSM Business Meeting: in FSMNLP 2009, Pretoria, South Africa, July 2009.   
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* A SIGFSM Business Meeting: at FSMNLP 2009, Pretoria, South Africa, July 2009.   
* A SIGFSM Business Meeting: in FSMNLP 2011, Blois, France, July 2011.
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* A SIGFSM Business Meeting: at FSMNLP 2011, Blois, France, July 2011.
  
 
== Unofficial Business Meetings in Conjunction with the Events ==
 
== Unofficial Business Meetings in Conjunction with the Events ==
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In addition to the official Business Meetings, the endorsed workshops and conferences may organize with its attendants unofficial business meetings that are needed to collect feedback, wishes and help the organizers of the forthcoming scientific meetings.
 
In addition to the official Business Meetings, the endorsed workshops and conferences may organize with its attendants unofficial business meetings that are needed to collect feedback, wishes and help the organizers of the forthcoming scientific meetings.
  
* An unofficial Business Beeting: in FSMNLP 2012, Donostia-San Sebastian, in July 2012.
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* An unofficial Business Meeting: at FSMNLP 2012, Donostia-San Sebastian, Basque Country (Spain), in July 2012.
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* An unofficial Business Meetinh: at FSMNLP 2013, St. Andrews, Scotland (UK), in July 2013.

Revision as of 02:39, 11 July 2013

This page describes the people and the bodies that are responsible for the administration of the SIGFSM.

Officers

Elected Officers

  • 2012-2015 Andreas Maletti (President), Thomas Hanneforth (Treasurer), Måns Hulden (Secretary)
  • 2010-2012 Anssi Yli-Jyrä (President), Thomas Hanneforth (Treasurer), Laurette Pretorius (Secretary)

The term of the elected officers started on 11 May, 2010 and is to end in 2012. Thus the new elections are due October 2012 and the nominations of the candidates in August 2012.

Other Positions:

  • Liaison Representative in ACL 2013: Andreas Maletti
  • Email List Resource Manager: Thomas Hanneforth
  • Web Site Resource Manager: Thomas Hanneforth, Anssi Yli-Jyrä, Andreas Maletti
  • Web Content Resource Manager: Thomas Hanneforth, Anssi Yli-Jyrä, Andreas Maletti

International Advisory Committee

The members of the International Advisory Committee (IAC) were nominated in 2010 and 2012 by the elected officers and they are will continue to serve as board members until further notice.

  • Matthieu Constant (Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée, France) — since 2010
  • Tim Fernando (Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland) — since 2012
  • Thomas Hanneforth (University of Potsdam, Germany) — since 2010 — Treasurer
  • Colin de la Higuera (Nantes University, France) — since 2010
  • Måns Hulden (University of Helsinki, Finland) — since 2012 — Secretary
  • Lauri Karttunen (Stanford University, USA) — since 2010
  • Kevin Knight (USC/Information Sciences Institute, USA) — since 2010
  • András Kornai (Harvard University, USA & Budapest Institute of Technology, Hungary) — since 2010
  • Marco Kuhlmann (Uppsala University, Department of Linguistics and Philology, Sweden) — since 2012
  • Andreas Maletti (University of Stuttgart, Germany) — since 2010 — President
  • Jakub Piskorski (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw) — since 2010
  • Laurette Pretorius (University of South Africa, South Africa) — since 2010
  • Atro Voutilainen (University of Helsinki, Finland) — since 2012
  • Bruce W. Watson (University of Pretoria, SA & Technical University of Eindhoven, The Netherlands) — since 2010
  • Anssi Yli-Jyrä (University of Helsinki, Finland) — since 2010
  • Menno van Zaanen (Tilburg University, The Netherlands) — since 2010
  • Lynette van Zijl (Stellenbosch University, SA) — since 2010

Although the IAB is not directly elected, any SIGFSM member can contact a board member or the elected officers in order to propose a new IAB member. We would like to see that the board has representatives for different continents, countries, FSM schools and other interests felt in the field. Obviously, this goal is not yet fully achieved. Please help improve the representativeness of the board!

SIGFSM Business Meetings

An official Business Meeting is needed when we have higly controversial or constitutional matters to be discussed. The dates of these meetings are separately announced to the SIGFSM members by email or in the home page of an endorsed workshop or conference.

  • A SIGFSM Business Meeting: at FSMNLP 2009, Pretoria, South Africa, July 2009.
  • A SIGFSM Business Meeting: at FSMNLP 2011, Blois, France, July 2011.

Unofficial Business Meetings in Conjunction with the Events

In addition to the official Business Meetings, the endorsed workshops and conferences may organize with its attendants unofficial business meetings that are needed to collect feedback, wishes and help the organizers of the forthcoming scientific meetings.

  • An unofficial Business Meeting: at FSMNLP 2012, Donostia-San Sebastian, Basque Country (Spain), in July 2012.
  • An unofficial Business Meetinh: at FSMNLP 2013, St. Andrews, Scotland (UK), in July 2013.