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Date: Sun, 22 Mar 2009 08:42:47 +0000 (GMT)
Subject: [Humanist]  22.640 events: archiving; information and language

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 22, No. 640.
         Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
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  [1]   From:    saggion <>                        (51)
        Subject: Brazil: STIL 2009 -  First Call for Papers

  [2]   From:    Willard McCarty <>          (12)
        Subject: Archiving 2009

        Date: Sat, 21 Mar 2009 12:15:10 +0000
        From: saggion <>
        Subject: Brazil: STIL 2009 -  First Call for Papers

7th Brazilian Symposium in Information and Human Language Technology
STIL 2009

September 7-11, 2009

São Carlos, Brazil

First Call for Papers

STIL 2009 (formerly known as TIL - Workshop on Information and Human
Language Technology) is the annual Language Technology event supported by
the Brazilian Computer Society ( (SBC) and by the
Brazilian Special Interest Group on Natural Language Processing

The conference has a multidisciplinary nature and covers a broad spectrum of
disciplines related to Human Language Technology, such as Linguistics,
Computer Science, Psychology, and Information Science, among others. It aims
at bringing together both academic and industry participants that work on
those areas.

STIL-2009 welcomes research work in human language technology in general
(and not only Portuguese) in various fields. Topics of interest include, but
are not limited to:

* Computer science: text mining, semantic web, informationextraction,information retrieval, natural language interfaces,
written and spokenlanguage processing, tagging, parsing,
summarization, machine translation, writing tools, anaphora
resolution, statistical language processing, NLP resources,
applications and evaluation.

* Linguistics: terminology, lexicology and lexicography, grammar
formalisms,discourse analysis, ontologies, translation, corpus

* Information science: information filtering and retrieval, digital
libraries,document and knowledge management, knowledge modelling.

* Natural language understanding and generation.

* Others: work on Philosophy or Human sciences in general, related
to language processing.

Call for Submissions:

Papers can be written in English, Portuguese or Spanish. Simultaneous
submission to other conferences is not allowed.

Submissions will be accepted in PDF format only through the JEMS SBC
system ( Authors should chose between
full papers for oral presentation or short papers to be presented as
posters, and should also indicate whether they accept their full paper
to be reallocated as a poster should the reviewers recommend so.

Full papers should describe complete work with significant results and
cannot exceed 8 pages in length (including tables, pictures and
references.) Short papers (posters) may describe ongoing research with
partial results, software demos etc. and should not exceed 4 pages in
length (including tables, pictures and references.)

Paper formatting  must follow the SBC  guidelines available at

As papers will be blind-reviewed, they should not display any
information regarding their authorship in the header or body of the


        Date: Sun, 22 Mar 2009 08:37:37 +0000
        From: Willard McCarty <>
        Subject: Archiving 2009

Archiving 2009
4-7 May
Arlington, Virginia

An international group of experts from industry, academia, government, 
archives, libraries, and museums will share the latest information about 
digital stewardship and preservation imaging.

For more information, see

Willard McCarty, Professor of Humanities Computing,
King's College London,;
Editor, Humanist,;
Interdisciplinary Science Reviews,

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