Call for Papers and Participation: The Fifth Swedish Language Technology Conference (SLTC-14)

Event Notification Type: 
Call for Papers
Thursday, 13 November 2014 to Friday, 14 November 2014
Submission Deadline: 
Monday, 1 September 2014

The Fifth Swedish Language Technology Conference (SLTC-14)
Uppsala, Sweden, November 13-14, 2014


Invited talks by:

- Stephen Clark, University of Cambridge
- Mirella Lapata, University of Edinburgh
- Slav Petrov, Google


WS1: The first national SWE-CLARIN workshop: LT-based e-HSS in Sweden – taking stock and looking ahead
WS2: 1st Nordic workshop on evaluation of spellchecking and proofing tools (NorWEST2014)
WS3: 3rd workshop on NLP for computer-assisted language learning
WS4: Workshop on Action, Perception and Language (APL2)

Call for papers:

Papers are invited on all aspects of language technology, including natural language processing, speech technology, and relevant neighboring areas. Papers can describe completed or ongoing research, as well as practical applications of language technology, and may be combined with system demonstrations.

Format: Papers will be presented at the conference either as posters or as oral presentations and will be made available on the conference web page as extended abstracts.

Submission: Papers should be submitted as extended abstracts (max. 2 pages) using the style files provided. Papers must be submitted via the online paper submission system:

Deadline: The deadline for submission is September 1, 2014.

Review: Papers will be reviewed by the program committee. Authors will be notified September 22, 2014.


Scientific issues:
Practical issues:

Organising Committee:
Joakim Nivre (chair)
Mats Dahllöf
Beata Megyesi
Sara Stymne
Jörg Tiedemann