Language Technologies and Digital Humanities

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LANGUAGE TECHNOLOGIES & DIGITAL HUMANITIES 2018

Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana

20-21 September 2018

www.sdjt.si/jtdh-2018/en

The Slovenian Language Technologies Society (SDJT), the Centre for Language Resources and Technologies at the University of Ljubljana (CJVT) and the research infrastructures¬†CLARIN.SI¬†and¬†DARIAH-SI¬†organise the conference ‚ÄúLanguage Technologies and Digital Humanities‚ÄĚ on 20 and 21 September 2018. The conference has more than a¬†20-year tradition, and in¬†2016, the thematic expansion to digital humanities was introduced.

Thematic areas of the conference

Instructions for authors

Important dates

Registration and fees

Accommodation and travel

Organisation

Programme committee

Thematic areas of the conference

The conference aims to bring together researchers from various backgrounds and methodological frameworks. The main topics include but are not limited to:

  • Speech and other mono- and multilingual language technologies
  • Digital linguistics: translation studies, corpus linguistics, lexicology and lexicography, standardisation
  • Digital humanities and historical studies, ethnology, musicology, cultural heritage, archaeology, and fine arts
  • Digital humanities in education and digital publishing

We welcome submissions that present guidelines, research, good practices, projects and results in these areas. The conference will also include invited lectures, a student section, and round tables on topics related to the conference. The official languages of the conference are Slovene and English.

Authors of selected papers will be invited to extend their JTDH 2018 papers for a special English issue of the journal Contributions to Contemporary History. The journal is indexed in the Scopus database. Each of the selected papers will go through the journal’s regular review procedure and should be prepared according to the journal’s guidelines.

Instructions for authors

The authors are invited to submit either a full paper or an extended abstract describing work to be presented at the conference. The extended abstract will be published in the book of abstracts and the full papers in the conference proceedings, which will be published on the conference website under the Creative Commons license at the beginning of the conference. We leave it up to the authors whether to submit their contribution anonymised or not.

The official languages of the conference are Slovene and English.

The extended abstracts should be 2-4 pages long and the full papers 6‚Äď8 pages. The camera ready papers and extended abstracts should be formatted according to the conference guidelines:

The contributions are collected using EasyChair by clicking on this link.

The authors of the contributions should indicate if it is a student contribution by¬†adding ‚Äústudent paper‚ÄĚ to the list of keywords. All the co-authors of student papers should be students. These papers will be presented in a separate student session and will be eligible for the best student paper award.

Important dates

  • 01/04/2018¬† ¬†Deadline for submission of papers or extended abstracts
  • 15/06/2018¬† ¬†Notification of acceptance
  • 15/06/2018¬†¬† Registration opens
  • 31/08/2018¬† ¬†Submission of final papers or extended abstracts
  • 01/09/2018¬†¬† Registration deadline
  • 20‚Äď21/09/2018 CONFERENCE

Registration and fees

  • Registration fee:
    • regular participants: 80 EUR
    • students, co-authors and participants without a paper: free of charge
  • Registration deadline: 01 September 2018

The condition for including the paper in the proceedings is that at least one registration fee is paid for each paper. Students, co-authors and participants without a paper can attend the conference free of charge but must register so that sufficient lecture rooms and coffee breaks can be organized. Free registration includes admission to the conference sessions and coffee breaks.

The registration fee for regular participants includes daily lunches at the restaurant of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering as well as the conference dinner, which will be held on Thursday 20 September 2018. Other participants have the option of buying tickets for daily lunches and/or the conference dinner. The price of the tickets is estimated to be 5 EUR for the daily lunch and 20 EUR for the conference dinner.

The registration fee will be collected by the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana. The registration will open on 15 June 2018 and the deadline for registration is 01 September 2018. After the deadline the participants will receive an invoice that will need to be paid by 07 September 2018. Additional information on the registration process will be provided before registration for the conference is opened (15 June 2018).

Accommodation and travel

  • A list of nearby hostels and hotels is available¬†here
  • Travel and transfer options to Ljubljana¬†are explained¬†here
  • Ljubljana public transport is explained¬†here

 


Organisation

Organising committee

  • Simon DobriŇ°ek (president, CJVT, FE)
  • Vitomir ҆truc (FE)
  • Mojca ҆orn (DARIAH-SI, INZ)
  • Katja Zupan (SDJT)
  • Jerneja Fridl (DARIAH-SI, ZRC SAZU)

Programme committee

Steering committee

  • Asst. Prof. Darja FiŇ°er, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana and JoŇĺef Stefan Institute (SDJT, chair)
  • Assoc. Prof. TomaŇĺ Erjavec, JoŇĺef Stefan Institute (CLARIN.SI)
  • Assoc. Prof. Simon DobriŇ°ek, Faculty of Electrical Enginnering, University of Ljubljana (CJVT)
  • Andrej Panńćur, PhD., Institute of Contemporary History (DARIAH-SI)
  • Iza ҆krjanec (student section, SDJT)

Members

  • ҆pela Arhar Holdt, PhD, Trojina, Institute for Applied Slovene Studies / Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • Maja Bitenc, PhD, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • Assoc. Prof. Zoran Bosnińá, Faculty of Computer Information Science, University of Ljubljana
  • Asst. Prof. Narvika Bovcon, Faculty of Computer Information Science, University of Ljubljana
  • Asst. Prof. V√°clav Cvrńćek, Institute of the Czech National Corpus, Charles University in Prague
  • Prof. Vlado Delińá, Faculty of Technical Sciences, University of Novi Sad
  • Asst. Prof. Helena Dobrovoljc, Fran RamovŇ° Institute of the Slovenian Language, ZRC SAZU
  • Jerneja Fridl, PhD, ZRC SAZU
  • Polona Gantar, PhD, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • Vojko Gorjanc, PhD, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • Jurij Hadalin, PhD, Institute of Contemporary History
  • Asst. Prof. Mario Hibert, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Sarajevo
  • Prof. Miran Hladnik, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • Prof. Ivo IpŇ°ińá, Faculty of Engineering, University of Rijeka
  • Asst. Prof. Mateja Jemec Tomazin, Fran RamovŇ° Institute of the Slovenian Language, ZRC SAZU
  • Prof. Zdravko Kańćińć, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Maribor
  • Koraljka Kuzman ҆logar, PhD, Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research, Croatia
  • Iztok Kosem, PhD, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana / JoŇĺef Stefan Institute
  • Mojca Kotar, PhD, University of Ljubljana
  • Simon Krek, PhD, Institute ‚ÄúJoŇĺef Stefan‚ÄĚ / Centre for Language Resources and Technologies, University of Ljubljana
  • Prof. Cvetana Krstev, Faculty of Philology, University of Belgrade
  • Asst. Prof. Drago Kunej, Institute of Ethnomusicology, ZRC SAZU
  • Asst. Prof. Nikola LjubeŇ°ińá, JoŇĺef Stefan Institute
  • Prof. NataŇ°a Logar Berginc, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana
  • Assoc. Prof. Matija Marolt, Faculty of Computer Information Science, University of Ljubljana
  • Prof. France Mihelińć, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana
  • Asst. Prof. Maja Milińćevińá, FiloloŇ°ka fakulteta, Univerza v Beogradu
  • Prof. Dunja Mladenińá, Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, Institute ‚ÄúJoŇĺef Stefan‚ÄĚ
  • Asst. Prof. Matija Ogrin, PhD, Institute of Slovene Literature and Literary Sciences, ZRC SAZU
  • Andrej Panńćur, PhD, Institute of Contemporary History
  • Miha Peńće, Institute of Slovenian Ethnology, ZRC SAZU
  • Assoc. Prof. Karmen PiŇĺorn, Faculty of Education, University of Ljubljana
  • Asst. Prof. Dan Podjed, Institute of Slovenian Ethnology, ZRC SAZU
  • Prof. Marko Robnik-҆ikonja, Faculty of Computer Information Science, University of Ljubljana
  • Tanja SamardŇĺińá, PhD, University of Zurich
  • Miha Seruńćnik, PhD, Milko Kos Historical Institute, ZRC SAZU
  • Prof. Franc Solina, Faculty of Computer Information Science, University of Ljubljana
  • Prof. Marko Stabej, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • Kristina ҆trkalj Despot, PhD, Institute of Croatian Language and Linguistics, Croatia
  • Mojca ҆orn, PhD, Institute of Contemporary History
  • Asst. Prof. Jan ҆najder, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb
  • Asst. Prof. Janez ҆tebe, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana
  • Benjamin ҆tular, PhD, Institute of Archaeologv, ZRC SAZU
  • Simon ҆uster, PhD, Computational Linguistics & Psycholinguistics Research Center, University of Antwerp
  • Toma Tasovac, Belgrade Center for Digital Humanities/Trinity College Dublin
  • Asst. Prof. Darinka Verdonik, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Maribor
  • Asst. Prof. AleŇ° Vaupotińć, Research Centre for Humanities, University of Nova Gorica
  • Prof. ҆pela Vintar, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • Prof. Jerneja ŇĹganec Gros, Alpineon Ltd., Slovenia

 


Conference website: www.sdjt.si/jtdh-2018/en

 

Address

The Slovenian Language Technologies Society (SDJT), the Centre for Language Resources and Technologies at the University of Ljubljana (CJVT) and the research infrastructures CLARIN.SI and DARIAH-SI
Faculty of Electrical Engineering
University of Ljubljana
Ljubljana
Slovenia