Fourth Plenary

The fourth NexusLInguarum Meeting took place in Vilnius, Lithuania, in September 2022. A good number of participants attended onsite, but online participants did also join the different sessions. Meeting Dates: 22 – 23 September 2022 Venue: Vilnius, Lithuania Organiser Institution: Mykolas Romeris University Organiser Contact: Giedre Valunaite Oleskevicienė

Remembering Thierry

Cheerful, friendly, warm, intelligent and dynamic. That’s how Thierry was like. Shocking, unexpected, terrible, devastating and painful. That’s how his loss has been.  In a world ruled by deadlines, bureaucracy and impossible requirements, Thierry was a breath of fresh air. His way of seeing life, in a calm and relaxed way, enjoying every minute, made…

Blog Post on “LLODREAM 2022” Conference: Keynote Speakers about Linguistic Linked Data and Reduction of Language Barriers

On 21-22 September, 2022, Faculty of Human and Social Studies of Mykolas Romeris University organized an international scientific conference “LLOD Approaches for Language Data Research and Management (LLODREAM 2022)” supported by the COST Action NexusLinguarum. During the Conference, keynote presentations were delivered by Ass. Prof. Dr. Dagmar Gromann (University of Vienna, Centre for Translation Studies) and senior researcher Dr. Jorge Gracia (Zaragoza University, Department of Computer Science).

4th Conference on Language, Data and Knowledge (LDK 2023)

4th Conference on Language, Data and Knowledge (LDK 2023) Meeting Dates: 13-15 September 2023 Venue: Vienna, Austria Organizer Institution: University of Vienna, Austria Local Organizers: Dagmar Gromann, Barbara Heinisch Organizing committee:  Jorge Gracia, John McCrae Website: DESCRIPTION Language, Data and Knowledge (LDK) aims at bringing together researchers from across disciplines concerned with the acquisition,…

5th Summer Datathon on Linguistic Linked Open Data (SD-LLOD-23)

picture by Ana Ostroški Anić NexusLinguarum supports and coordinates the 5th Summer Datathon on Linguistic Linked Open Data (SD-LLOD-23), will be held physically from June 11th to June 16rd 2023 at Castle Luznica, Zaprešić, Croatia. More details on The SD-LLOD datathon has the main goal of giving people from industry and academia practical  knowledge…

Blog Post on the 4th Conference on Language, Data and Knowledge

Language, Data and Knowledge (LDK) aims at bringing together researchers from across disciplines concerned with the acquisition, curation and use of language data in the context of data science and knowledge-based applications. With the advent of the Web and digital technologies, an ever increasing amount of language data is now available across application areas and industry sectors, including social media, digital archives, company records, etc. The efficient and meaningful exploitation of this data in scientific and commercial innovation is at the core of data science research, employing NLP and machine learning methods as well as semantic technologies based on knowledge graphs.

Blog Post on the “Terminology and Specialized Knowledge” conference held at the University of Rijeka

The international conference “Terminology and Specialized Knowledge Representation: New Perspectives on User Needs” (TESK) was held on 9-10 June 2022 at the Faculty of Law, University of Rijeka in Croatia. It was organized as a hybrid event with over 60 participants from 15 European countries, the majority of whom attended the conference in person.

Researching integrated explicit and implicit offensive language taxonomy

Dates: July 5, 2022 to July 10, 2022 Duration: 5 days Applicant: Giedre Valunaite Oleskeviciene Venue: Porto, Portugal Host Institution: Centre of Linguistics of the University of Porto Host: Purificação Silvano Involved WGs: WG4 DESCRIPTION The aim of the STSM was extending the available resources and providing the taxonomy for linguistic processing of offensive language…