14th American Association for Corpus Linguistics (AACL) Conference, 20-22/09/2018, Atlanta, GA, USA

CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT 14th American Association for Corpus Linguistics (AACL) Conference, September 20-22, 2018 in Atlanta, GA The Department of Applied Linguistics and ESL (http://alsl.gsu.edu/) at Georgia State University (GSU) is excited to host the 14th Conference of the American Association for Corpus Linguistics (AACL), 20-22 September 2018 on the GSU main campus in downtown Atlanta, GA. Please mark your calendars! We are proud to have the following keynote speakers at AACL 2018: • Tony Berber Sardinha, Catholic University of São Paulo • Bethany Gray, Iowa State University • Stefan Gries, University…

[CfP] XVIII EURALEX International Congress, Ljubljana, Slovenia

The XVIII EURALEX International Congress will be held 17-21 July 2018 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The Congress will be organized by the Centre for Language Resources and Technologies at the University of Ljubljana and Trojina, Institute for Applied Slovene Studies. The EURALEX Congresses bring together professional lexicographers, publishers, researchers, software developers and others interested in dictionaries of all types. The programme will include plenary lectures, parallel sessions on various topics, software demonstrations, pre-congress tutorials and specialized workshops, a book and software exhibition as well as social events for participants and their guests. The motto of this edition of the EURALEX International Congress is: Lexicography in global contexts.…

Προσπελάσιμος πλέον ο Ιστότοπος Εμμανουήλ Κριαρά από το ΙΝΣ

Το Ινστιτούτο Νεοελληνικών Σπουδών παραδίδει στη δημοσιότητα τον «Ιστότοπο Εμμανουήλ Κριαρά» του Ινστιτούτου, μια ηλεκτρονική εφαρμογή, η οποία αξιοποιεί τη δωρεά της Βιβλιοθήκης και σημαντικού τμήματος του Αρχείου που ο κορυφαίος Έλληνας φιλόλογος κληροδότησε στο Ινστιτούτο με τη διαθήκη του. Ο «Ιστότοπος Εμμανουήλ Κριαρά» του Ινστιτούτου υλοποιήθηκε χάρη σε πρωτοβουλία του Ιδρύματος Σταύρος Νιάρχος, που κάλυψε με δωρεά του εξ ολοκλήρου τη δαπάνη για τη δημιουργία του. Ο ιστότοπος, πέρα από τα πληροφοριακά στοιχεία που περιέχει για τον ίδιο τον Εμμ. Κριαρά, τη σχέση του με το Ινστιτούτο, τη διαθήκη του κτλ., αποτελείται από…

Facebook PhD Fellowship sponsored by the CommAI project

Facebook Fellowship program The Facebook Fellowship Program is designed to encourage and support promising doctoral students. Winners of the Fellowship are entitled to receive two years of tuition and fees paid, a stipend of $37,000 each year, and up to $5,000 in conference travel support. Applications will be evaluated based on the strength of the student’s research statement, publication record, and recommendation letters. CommAI and the CommAI Fellowship CommAI is an ambitious project hosted by Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research, aiming to develop a new generation of intelligent systems that are…

1st Greek Conference for Translators & Interpreters (Athens, Greece) 30/10-01/10/2017

The Panhellenic Association of Translators (PEM) joins forces with the Ionian University’s Department of Foreign Languages Translation & Interpreting Studies (DFLTI) to host Greece’s first ever professional T&I conference in Athens, on 30 September and 1 October 2017. The title is “Translation & Interpreting in Greece and the international market: the step forward.” We are proud and honoured to have Dr Henry Liu, FIT President, as our keynote speaker, on this very first UN Translation Day. The conference will invite the country’s most interesting speakers to focus on practical how-to solutions in key thematic areas including: • Contemporary…