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SIGFSM — ACL SIG on Finite-State Methods

SIGFSM is a newly approved ACL SIG.

See also SIGFSM.


  • FSMNLP 2011 / CIAA 2011 in Blois, France
    • Prior FSMNLP workshops: Pretoria (2009), Ispra (2008), Potsdam (2007), Helsinki (2005), Budapest (2003), Helsinki (2001), Ankara (1998), Budapest (1996)
  • Participation to related meetings/events encouraged: SIGMORPHON, ATANLP, WATA, CIAA, ...

Elected officers (Spring 2010 - Spring 2012)

  • elected President: Anssi Yli-Jyrä
  • elected Treasurer: Treasurer: Thomas Hanneforth
  • elected Secretary: Secretary: Laurette Pretorius

Other representatives

  • The non-elected posts are appointed by the President, Treasurer and Secretary after hearing the SIG members.
  • International Advisory Committee (this committee has been nominated by the elected officers):
    • Matthieu Constant (Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée, France)
    • Colin de la Higuera (Nantes University, France)
    • Lauri Karttunen (Stanford University, USA)
    • Kevin Knight (USC/Information Sciences Institute, USA)
    • András Kornai (Harvard University, USA & Budapest Institute of Technology, Hungary)
    • Andreas Maletti (Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain)
    • Jakub Piskorski (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw)
    • Bruce W. Watson (University of Pretoria, SA & Technical University of Eindhoven, The Netherlands)
    • Menno van Zaanen (Tilburg University, The Netherlands)
    • Lynette van Zijl (Stellenbosch University, SA)
    • the elected officers
  • appointed Resource Manager: open post (could you volunteer?)
  • appointed Liaison Representative in ACL Meetings: open post (2011), Anssi Yli-Jyrä (2010), Jason Eisner (2009)


  • There is a mailing list (contact Thomas Hanneforth)
  • Planned: Workshop proceedings to the ACL Anthology (we wait permissions from publishers)
  • Planned: Bibliography