CLARIN-UK: Promoting Cross-disciplinary Corpus Linguistics

24 July
University of Birmingham

A pre-conference workshop at the Corpus Linguistics 2017 conference will provide a showcase for the CLARIN-UK consortium members to present their work in promoting the use of language corpora and corpus linguistics methods in many different academic disciplines.

Timetable




09:00

Registration (main conference registration desk)

 

09:45

Welcome and introduction to the day

 

10:00

An Overview of CLARIN-UK

Martin Wynne (National Coordinator, CLARIN-UK

10:15

CLARIN - a pan-European initiative to promote Language Resources and Technologies across the Disciplines

Darja Fiser (CLARIN Director for User Involvement)

10:45

break

 

11:15

CASS & UCREL at Lancaster University

Andrew Hardie & Paul Rayson (Lancaster)

12:00

Everyone needs more meaning in their life: the Historical Thesaurus and SAMUELS

Marc Alexander (University of Glasgow)

12:30

lunch

 

13:30

CLARIAH: a case study of CLARIN in action in research in the Netherlands

Jan Odijk (Director of CLARIAH, The Netherlands)

14:00

Corpus Linguistics at Coventry

 

Natural Language Processing at Sheffield

Hilary Nesi & Ralph Morton (Coventry University)

Kalina Boncheva (University of Sheffield)

15:00

break

 

15:30

Centre for Corpus Linguistics

Michaela Mahlberg (University of Birmingham)

16:00

Discussion

Respondent: Andrew Prescott, University of Glasgow

17:00

end

 

18:00

Pre-conference opening plenary - see main programme

Susan Hunston